For Once in My Life

  • Thursday October 13, 2016 7:00 PM

For Once In  My Life — NR, 2010, 90 minutes. This documentary is about The Spirit of Goodwill Band and their journey to show the world the greatness within each of them. The 28 band members have a wide range of mental and physical disabilities, as well as musical abilities that extend into ranges of pure genius. In a cinema vérite style, the film explores the band’s struggles and triumphs, shatters preconceived notions and reminds us of the healing power of music.

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Movies That Matter is a FREE film series that highlights important human and civil rights issues. Each event features a film screening, followed by a moderated discussion with special guests. Screenings are held in March, June and September, culminating in December with a special event to commemorate Internal Human Rights Day which is celebrated around the world on December 10. The films will be screened in the auditorium and are followed by a moderated discussion with subject matter experts.  A seat may be reserved through and entering Fort Worth Movies That Matter in the search field.