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Half Way Home

  • 12 mins
  • 95%
  • All Ages
  • United Kingdom FlagGBUnited Kingdom
  • 2008
  • Documentaries

34-year old Melanie is living with the knowledge that she will die within the next 10 years due to autoimmune disease. Having survived a near fatal operation, Melanie has escaped the stresses of city life to try and find her ideal home for the time she has left. Unable to get a mortgage or a secure job, she finds herself living with her boyfriend and his strictly Catholic mother in the remote Highlands of Scotland. Though seemingly happy, Melanie still longs for her own space and somewhere to call home - but it’s not as easy as that…