'So Far, so Close' is an enthralling film that negotiates life, death and parental love. The story focuses on Dr Alam, who tragically finds out that his seventeen-year-old son is suffering from an inoperable condition. The once estranged father travels to the countryside to locate his son, who is on a field trip. Dr Alam's journey is nothing less than life-changing, with allegorical moments that serve as metaphors for his own metamorphosis. Beautifully shot, 'So Far, So Close' captures the efforts of father and son to reunite in order to save each other.