Twelve year old Candice has boundless optimism and a unique view of the world. When a new boy arrives at her school, he’s not only a potential love interest, but also her inspiration to set out to mend the world’s problems, and in particular those of her own broken family - whatever it takes.
Also stars Miriam Margolyes as the teacher. A feel-good coming-of-age films that the whole family can enjoy.
“Syrupy-sweet visuals flavour this compulsively watchable story of a precocious girl intent on solving the world’s problems” The Guardian ****
“Finding its genial, quirky groove early, John Sheedy’s family film flirts with tweeness but ultimately bubbles with the same spark as its can-do protagonist.” Screen International