A chance encounter in Hyde Park sees a man and a woman, both in their retirement years,
find themselves as potential kindred spirits. But is it as serendipitous it seems?
Hyde Park - background
Our short film Hyde Park give us a chance to talk about the issues of loneliness older people face
and demonstrate how, just by speaking to someone, they too, can change their lives.
1.2 million older people in England are chronically lonely...
Almost 3 million older people feel they have no one to turn to.
Over 3.5 million older people consider TV to be their main form of company.
Over 2 million people over 65 suffer from depression (source: ageUK)
Why Hyde Park
"Hyde Park” focuses on the story of two people finding a kindred spirit connection and an unprecedented friendship. Magic can happen when positive interest sparks between people. At any age, at any time or place.