Blinded by the Light (2019)
Blinded by the Light Synopsis
" Blinded by the Light " is a joyful story of courage, love, hope, family and the unique ability of music to elevate the human spirit. The film tells the story of Javed (Viveik Kalra), a British teenager of Pakistani descent who grew up in the city of Luton, England, in 1987. Amidst the racial and economic turmoil of the He wrote poetry to escape the intolerance of his hometown and the rigidity of his traditional father. But when a comrade introduces him to Bruce Springsteen's music, Javed sees parallels with his working-class life in powerful lyrics. As Javed discovers a cathartic outlet for his own repressed dreams, he also begins to find the courage to express his own voice.