Carl Fredricksen is a character of Up film. He is 78 years old man with white hair and eyebrows, head shaped like a square, thick black spectacles and big round nose. When he was a child he met Ellie, who later became his wife. They both dreamed about the house. After Ellie died, Carl leaved alone. Years passed and the town grew around Carl's old house with construction as he refused to move. All in all he decided to save his house and to fly away with it. fot that purpose he used 10,000 helium balloons.