Programme 2019

Ordinary Love

Director: Lisa Barros D'Sa, Glenn Leyburn


India Premiere

Section: World Cinema

Country: UK | Year: 2019

Language(s): English | Time: 91 mins


Joan and Tom have been married for many years. There is an ease to their relationship that only comes from spending a life time together and a depth of love which expresses itself through tenderness and humour in equal part. When Joan is unexpectedly diagnosed with breast cancer, the course of her treatment shines a light on their relationship as they are faced with the challenges that lie ahead and the prospect of what might happen as she fears the worst.

Director's Bio

Lisa Barros D'Sa was born in Belfast. Glenn Leyburn is from Northern Ireland. They have co-directed, with Glenn Leyburn, the feature films Cherrybomb (2009) and Good Vibrations (2012). Ordinary Love (2019) is their third feature.