A nostalgic and uplifting coming-of-age story from the director of Bend It Like Beckham.
1987. When music fanatic Javed discovers the back catalogue of Bruce Springsteen his world is turned upside down; already a creative soul, his passion for music and writing is set alight by the songs of the working-class poet, whose lyrics feel all too familiar to the aspirational teenager. Yearning to escape his rundown hometown and the rules of his traditional Pakistani household, Javed finds himself caught between two worlds.
Running time: 2h17, including ads and trailers.
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