BLINDED BY THE LIGHT

BLINDED BY THE LIGHT

Rating: PG (Mild themes, violence and coarse language)
Length: 117 mins

Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Rating: CTC
Cast: Viveik KalraKulvinder GhirMeera Ganatra
Director: Gurinder Chadha

Blinded by the Light tells the story of Javed, a British teen of Pakistani descent, growing up in the town of Luton, England, in 1987. Amidst the racial and economic turmoil of the times, he writes poetry as a means to escape the intolerance of his hometown and the inflexibility of his traditional father. But when a classmate introduces him to the music of “the Boss,” Javed sees parallels to his working-class life in Springsteen’s powerful lyrics. As Javed discovers a cathartic outlet for his own pent-up dreams, he also begins to find the courage to express himself in his own unique voice.

Session Times:
Sat 19th Oct:

Official Trailer