Jazz trumpet ace Randy Brecker and his equally skilled saxophone-playing brother Michael pull out all the stops in this 2003 concert. Backed by the WDR Big Band, the legends of mid-1970s jazz show that they can still wow crowds. Highlights from the performance at the German Leverkusener Jazztage musical festival include "Shanghigh," "And Then She Wept," "Song for Barry" and the title track, "Some Skunk Funk."
This is the story of three gentle persons: Paul Rivers an ailing mathematician lovelessly married to an English émigré, Christina Peck, an upper-middle-class suburban housewife, happily married and mother of two little girls, and Jack Jordan, an ex-convict who has found in his Christian faith the strength to raise a family.
Spanning four decades, from the chaotic 1960s to the present, director Marco Tullio Giordana's passionate epic 'La Meglio Gioventu' follows two Italian brothers through some of the most tumultuous events of recent Italian history.
Based on Anne Holm's acclaimed young adult novel North to Freedom, I Am David chronicles the struggles of a 12-year-old boy (Ben Tibber) who manages to flee a Communist concentration camp on his own -- through sheer will and determination.