(NR) USA – 1 hr 49 min
2019 · d. Sergio Navarretta
Starring Ana Golja, Louis Gossett Jr., Shohreh Aghdashloo, Lauren Holly, Giacomo Gianniotti
Rental: $12.00 (48 hour streaming period)
Newly employed at a nursing home, idealistic student Mina (Ana Golja) becomes intrigued by Luis (Louis Gossett Jr.), an elderly man dismissed by the other staff as unreachable due to his Alzheimer’s. As Mina dedicates herself to his care, Luis begins to recover memories of his life as a Cuban music star, but her efforts soon stir up trouble in her home life. Featuring a lively soundtrack of Cuban jazz, this big-hearted drama is an inspiring tribute to the healing power of music.
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After you watch the film, check out this Q&A featuring director Sergio Navaretta, writer Alessandra Piccione, and stars Ana Golja and Louis Gossett Jr., moderated by Janelle Riley of Variety.
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