Sep 11, 2019
Director and co-writer Gurinder Chadha’s BLINDED BY THE LIGHT features a Pakistani-British teenager falling in love with Bruce Springsteen’s music while feeling misunderstood in a working class English town in 1987.
In recommendations, Mark Pfeiffer highlights Jennifer Kent’s revenge film THE NIGHTINGALE about a young woman convict who goes into the 1820s Tasmanian wilderness in search of the men who killed her family. Paul Markoff picks Richard Glatzer and Wash Westmoreland’s STILL ALICE with Julianne Moore as a woman with an early onset diagnosis of Alzerheimer’s Disease.
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BLINDED BY THE LIGHT clip courtesy New Line Cinema
THE NIGHTINGALE clip courtesy IFC Films
STILL ALICE clip courtesy Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
Music: "Parasail" by Silent Partner
Recorded August 31, 2019.