Still from Nowhere Special: a man giving a young boy a piggyback ride, while both eat ice cream cones

Nowhere Special

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John, a 35-year-old window cleaner, has dedicated his life to bringing up his 4-year-old son, Michael, after the child’s mother left them soon after giving birth. When John is given only a few months left to live, he attempts to find a new, perfect family for Michael, determined to shield him from the terrible reality of the situation.