Starring two-time academy award nominated Sir Ian McKellen, Emile is the poignant exploration of an older man's struggle to reconnect with his past. Emile is given the opportunity to travel from England to Canada to receive an honorary degree. He goes to meet his only living relatives, the key to Emile's tragic past and the guilt which has haunted him his entire life. Now, in the twilight of his life, Emile shapes the final chapters of his mental autobiography.
Will he succumb to the love and support of a family or will he retreat into his world of memories and lost opportunities?