Filming for About Time took place in Cornwall and London. London featured the majority of locations, some well known including Paddington Station, Carnaby and The Old Vic Theatre. The family home was filmed in St Austell, Cornwall
The night after another unsatisfactory New Year party, Tim's father tells his son that the men in his family have always had the ability to travel through time. Tim can't change history, but he can change what happens and has happened in his own life – so he decides to make his world a better place... by getting a girlfriend. Sadly, that turns out not to be as easy as he thinks.