<article> <figure> <img src="http://www.moviesom.com/resources/20150216211140social.jpg" title='The Days on Earth Are Flowing' alt='The Days on Earth Are Flowing'/> </figure> <h1>The Days on Earth Are Flowing</h1> <p>A profoundly empathetic, unpretentious and droll account of a how a swarthy, Hemingway-like sailor upends the droning routines of a nursing home when he checks himself in. Though his subtle interactions with the other residents – including his cantankerous roommate who obviously harbours resentment towards his family for putting him out to seed – the sailor gently whisks up an atmosphere of hope and happiness and allows the movie to deliver its beautifully simple message: that life should be savoured until the bitter end.</p> <details><summary>Runtime: 87</summary> <summary>Release date: 1979-04-01</summary></details> </article>