Five Flights Up
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Cast:
Diane Keaton - Academy Award Winner (Something’s Gotta Give, The Big Wedding, The Godfather trilogy, Annie Hall), Morgan Freeman - Academy Award Winner (The Shawshank Redemption, The Dark Knight Rises, Driving Miss Daisy, The Bucket List), Cynthia Nixon (“Sex and the City”, Lymelife)
Director:
Richard Loncraine (Firewall, My One and Only, Wimbledon)
Genre:
Comedy
Status:
Catalogue

Five Flights Up tells the story of one long weekend in the life of an elderly New York couple hoping to sell their East Village apartment of 40 years. Ruth is a retired teacher and Alex is an artist. As they prepare for an open house, New York City is on alert because a gasoline truck is stuck in a midtown tunnel and the driver has fled. The real estate market responds to the chaos resulting in a huge bidding war on their apartment. Ruth and Alex make an offer on a new apartment and look back on years of memories in their home.

 

OFFICIAL SELECTION TORONTO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (2014)