The one thing that's certain is that they met on a Cambridge street by chance and felt a connection that would last a lifetime. But as for what happened next... They fell wildly in love or went their separate ways. They kissed or they thought better of it. They married soon after or were together for a few weeks before splitting up. They grew distracted and disappointed with their daily lives together or found solace together only after hard years spent apart.
"Thought-provoking and romantic."
Some moments can change your life for ever. Have you ever wondered, what if....? A man is walking down a country lane. A woman, cycling towards him, swerves to avoid a dog. On that moment, their future hinges. There are three possible outcomes, three small decisions that could determine the rest of their life. Eva and Jim are nineteen and students at Cambridge when their paths first cross in 1958. And then there is David, Eva's then lover, an ambitious actor who loves Eva deeply.
"Forces individual reflection"
Cass Wheeler, a British singer-songwriter, hugely successful since the early '70s, whose sudden disappearance from the music has been the subject of intense speculation among her fans, is in the studio that adjoins her home, taking a journey back into her past. Her task is to choose 16 songs from among the hundreds she has written since her early teens, for a uniquely personal greatest hits record, describing the arc of her life through song.
Studentin Eva kniet eines Morgens auf einer Straße und flucht über einen Nagel in ihrem Fahrradreifen. Plötzlich taucht ein junger Mann vor ihr auf mit ungewöhnlich blauen Augen: Jim. Was dann passiert, wird beider Leben für immer verändern. Eva wird ihren Freund David verlassen und mit Jim eine Familie gründen. Doch alles könnte auch ganz anders kommen.