Carlo & Ester (1994)

Genres - Romance  |   Run Time - 107 min.  |   Countries - Denmark  |   MPAA Rating - NR
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The passionate love between an elderly couple is chronicled in this tender romance. Both Carlo and Ester are octogenarians. Carlo, a bricklayer and racing champion lives with his wife Viola, who suffers severely from Alzheimer's, in a nursing home. Ester is a widow who lives alone in a small apartment. They meet at a funeral and soon fall in love. Their children and friends are appalled; especially after the two begin an ill concealed sexual relationship. Ester understands, that despite their passion, Carlo needs to spend most of his time with Viola.



aging, child, elderly, love, romance, widow/widower