Shine (1996)

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  • Helfgott Working
  • Flight of the Bumblebee Working

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Biopic about a brilliant young pianist, David Helfgott, who is driven to the edge of madness by his dominating, over-protective father. As an adult he finds redemption through the encouragement and support of the woman who both marries him and enables him to resume his concert career.

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