Saying “I Love You” Shouldn’t Be This Hard. This Mother Really Tried.


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Dotty is trying to send her daughter a text message, from her room in a nursing home.

It took her four minutes to unlock the phone.

For the average phone user, this is effortless. For her nurse, it’s a true test of patience.

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She then takes three more minutes to type “hello”.

Here’s beautiful reminder about things we take for granted: robust brain activity, mobile phones, mothers, mothers and their persistent love.

Watch ‘Dotty’ by Mick Andrews & Brett O’Gorman on Viddsee BUZZ:

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This is Mick & Brett’s debut short film, starring Joyce Irving and Alison Bruce. It won Best Short Film at Nantucket Film Festival.

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