All the world’s a stage and all the men and women merely players
– Shakespeare (As You Like It)
This movie exemplifies this beautifully. Three lives entwined in luxury, fame and the suffocation that comes with it, and one which comes as a breath of fresh air for them all in the form of an ordinary girl.
The words of the grandmother reflect this irony:
I always loved luxury.
But as I couldn’t afford to live in it,
I went to work in it