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19-26 September

Landfill Harmonic – A Symphony of the Human Spirit

Landfill Harmonic – A Symphony of the Human Spirit

The Recycled Orchestra of Cateura is a Paraguayan musical youth group of kids that live next to one of South America’s largest landfills. This is the astounding and inspirational story of an orchestra playing music from instruments made entirely out of garbage. When their story goes viral, the orchestra is catapulted into the global spotlight. However, when a natural disaster devastates their community, the orchestra provides a source of hope for the town.

Title:

Landfill Harmonic – A Symphony of the Human Spirit

Director:

Brad Allgood and Graham Townsley

Year of Release:

2015

Region:

Paraguay/Norway/Brazil and The United States

Language:

Spanish with English subtitles

Type / Genre:

Documentary Feature

Runtime:

84 minutes

Rating:

GA

Show Times:

Thu 22 Sept, 10.30am, MovieTowne POS Screen 17
Thu 22 Sept, 3.00pm, COSTAATT Chaguanas
Sun 25 Sept, 4.00pm, MovieTowne POS Screen 8
Mon 26 Sept, 10.30am, MovieTowne Tobago

 

T+T Premiere


About the Director

Brad Allgood and Graham Townsley

landfillharmonic_director_brad_allgoodBrad Allgood is a three-time CINE award-winning filmmaker with a diverse background in international development, Latin American issues and public health. He has produced, filmed and edited many independent productions both domestically and internationally.

Graham Townsley is an Emmy-nominated filmmaker whose documentaries has been shown on PBS, The Discovery Channel, The History Channel and National Geographic in the US, Canal+ in France, Channel 4 and BBC.

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