A little girl enthusiastically observes the moon through a telescope. She spys an elderly man living there alone. With childlike exuberance she finds a way to let him know that he is not alone as they connect on a heart level, bridging the great distance that separates them. The song "Half the World Away" sung by Aurora Aksnes, adds to the magic of this celebration of the ability of hearts to connect even when they are "half a world away." While this 2015 campaign by U.K. retailer John Lewis aimed to raise awareness around loneliness for the elderly around holidays, the message of connection is important for all of us today.


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  • Kathleen

    This is fantastic..Thank you Karma Tube for all the light you shed on simple meaningful things.

  • H.Carol Schmidt

    Connections are possible to matter where one is in this world. Thank you for this beautiful video.

  • Diane

    The love and awareness of a young girl is a message for all of us to remember the forgotten.

  • Yvonne

    The wonderful way our imaginations can create togetherness

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  • Learn about the filmmaker, Adam & Eve DDB, which "believes in the power of creativity to create the change we want to see in the world."
  • Read the moving story of one granddaughter and how she never stopped letting the love come in as she cared for her beloved grandmother. 
  • Share this video with someone who is half a world away from you, either through distance or some other barrier, and let them know that they matter to you.

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