Into Film Clubs
Into Film Clubs provide opportunities to watch, review and make films.
If you believe Hollywood movies, the reason that you should never ignore a homeless person isn't just that we should all care for each other. It's because that homeless person is probably a genius fallen on hard times. But as unlikely as this plot seems, The Soloist is based on a true story. Jamie Foxx plays Nathaniel Ayers, now living on the streets of LA, but once a promising classical cellist. He is befriended by journalist Steve Lopez, who tries to get him to finally fulfil his talent – but is Ayers so damaged that he can't be helped?
Funny, sweet-natured film about a brass band made up of Egyptian policeman who visit Israel to play a concert.
11+ years 85 mins
Joyous triumph over adversity documentary about a group of homeless Congolese rumba-blues artists and the exhilarating music they produce.
11+ years 86 mins
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