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Genre
Comedy, Drama
Regie
Gurinder Chadha
Dauer
114
FSK
12
Land
Großbritannien
Jahr
2019

Blinded by the Light


Based on Sarfraz Manzoor’s acclaimed memoir Greetings from Bury Park, this film is a joyful story of courage, love, hope, family and the unique ability of music to lift the human spirit. It hits familiar chords with confidence and flair, building to a conclusion that leaves audiences cheering for an encore.

1987. When music fanatic Javed discovers the illustrious back catalogue of The Boss his world is turned upside down; already a creative soul his passion for music and writing is set alight by the songs of the working-class poet, whose lyrics feel all too familiar to the aspirational teenager. Yearning to escape his rundown hometown and the rules of his traditional Pakistani household, Javed finds himself caught in between two worlds and must discover if he too is Born to Run...