Away From Her

Actress Sarah Polley makes her directorial debut with a surprisingly mature adaptation of Alice Munro's celebrated short story "The Bear Came Over the Mountain," a sad and sometimes funny tale of Alzheimer's, love and loss. Retired university professor Grant Andersson (Gordon Pinsent) is enjoying his golden years in the snowy Ontario countryside, but...read more

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02:28 — Away From Her is the lyrical screenplay adaptation of celebrated author Alice Munro's short story The Bear Came Over the Mountain. A beautifully movin (more…)

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  • Released: 2007
  • Rating: PG-13
  • Review: Actress Sarah Polley makes her directorial debut with a surprisingly mature adaptation of Alice Munro's celebrated short story "The Bear Came Over the Mountain," a sad and sometimes funny tale of Alzheimer's, love and loss. Retired university professor… (more)

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