13 June 2024

Ali & Ava New Clip Catches You ‘Just Out The Bath’

After a long long wait for it’s cinematic release, Clio Barnard’s indie drama Ali & Ava will finally get it’s UK release on Friday. Altitude Films want to give us one more reminder why we should go see this with a new short Clip.

The film has been described as a heartfelt love story which stars Adeel Akhtar, Claire Rushbrook in our titular roles. We follow two lonely hearts who spark an unlikely romance. Both lonely for different reasons coming together all thanks to the stresses of life.

There’s nothing worse after a relaxing bath or shower, there’s a knock at your door. In this new clip, Ava is just out the bath and it’s Ali, asking her to let him in. Will she?

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Both lonely for different reasons, Ali and Ava meet through their shared affection for Sofia (6), the child of Ali’s Slovakian tenants, whom Ava teaches.  Ali finds comfort in Ava’s warmth and kindness and Ava finds Ali’s complexity and humour irresistible.  Over a lunar month, sparks fly and a deep connection begins to grow.  However, the legacy of Ava’s past relationship and Ali’s emotional turmoil at the breakdown of his marriage begins to overshadow their newfound passion.

Enveloped in music and imbued with humour, ALI & AVA is a compelling contemporary love story written and directed by BAFTA-nominated Clio Barnard (THE ARBOR, THE SELFISH GIANT, DARK RIVER) and long-term producing partner Tracy O’Riordan of Moonspun Films.

The film also stars Ellora Torchia, Shaun Thomas, Natalie GavinAltitude Films will release  Ali & Ava on  4th March. 

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