Wednesday, January 27, 2021

Tag: François Girard

Song of Names, The (2019)

Title: The Song of Names
Rating: PG-13
Directed by: François Girard
Written by: Jeffrey Caine
Based on the novel by: Norman Lebrecht
Starring: Tim Roth, Clive Owen, Catherine Mccormack, Jonah Hauer-king, Gerran Howell, Luke Doyle, and Misha Handley
Release Date: 12/25/2019
Running Time: 113 minutes

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The story of a man searching for his childhood best friend — a Polish violin prodigy orphaned in the Holocaust — who vanished decades before on the night of his first public performance.


Are There Any Extras During The Credits? No

Are There Any Extras After The Credits? No

Special thanks to John and Tony for this submission


Boychoir (2014)

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Title: Boychoir
Rating: NR
Directed by: François Girard
Written by: Ben Ripley
Starring: Dustin Hoffman, Kevin McHale and Josh Lucas
Release Date: 3/15/2015
Running Time: 103 minutes

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Stet, a troubled and angry 11-year-old orphan from a small Texas town, ends up at a Boy Choir school back East after the death of his single mom. Completely out of his element, he finds himself in a battle of wills with a demanding Choir Master who recognizes a unique talent in this young boy as he pushes him to discover his creative heart and soul in music.


What did you think of this film?

During Credits? No

After Credits? No

Memoriam: In memory of Hans Peter Strobl

Special thanks to Frank S. for this submission