The Importance of Tying Your Own Shoes
July 30, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:15 pm
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Dir. Lena Koppel
Comedy / 2011 / Sweden / 100 mins / Swedish with English & Mandarin Subtitles / Rating TBC
Director Lena Koppel will also be present in-person to host a post screening Q&A session.
Alex dreams of being in the theatre, but to survive he takes a job as an assistant to a troop of mentally handicapped people at a group living facility. Following a disastrous start, Alex gradually starts to tune in to the charming individuals around him. Together they decide to take part in a national talent hunt on TV.
This deeply moving and uplifting comedy with plenty of heart and soul is freely based on the real-life story of the internationally acclaimed GLADwA HUDIK THEATRE. The film cast is drawn from members of the theatre.
THE IMPORTANCE OF TYING YOUR OWN SHOES is screening as part of MINDS Film Festival. Tickets cost $6 (Public). Tickets can be purchased at all GV box offices and on GV online platforms. Singapore Film Society members may RSVP here for free admission to this screening. For the general public, please click on the link below to purchase your tickets.
Singapore Film Society members may RSVP here for free admission to this screening.