Jon Hamm – Will
Catherine Keener -Donna
John Ortiz – Daniel
Ellen Burstyn – Helen
Burstyn and Hamm star in a new drama on how people deal with loss in the new film “Nostalgia”.
Nostalgia is a film made up of several stories that intertwine and show how people deal differently with loss. The film opens with Daniel, an insurance agent, meeting with a man (Bruce Dern) who was looking for appraisals on his antique tools and equipment then follows Daniel to meet with Helen who lost everything in a fire.
Helen, a widow, who survived a fire only coming out with some jewelry and her husbands signed baseball. Her son urges her to sell the ball but doesn’t think she will because it is all she has left from his father. Helen does decide to sell the ball and contacts a dealer in Las Vegas and agrees to fly out and show him the baseball.