This documentary short introduces us to 8-year-old identical twins as they explore their family background. Filmed by the twins' father at their grandparents' lakeside cottage, The Wish is a lyrical study of childhood and family roots.
“I think I recognize these two kids' voices and commentary from 'Helicopter Canada,' during the sequence when they fly over the Petitcodiac and the Hopewell Rocks. They say things like "I wonder if there's earth on the rocks," and "Mud... I wouldn't like to go there."”
— jnordstrom, 23 Jun 2010