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Music of the Heart

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Original title
Music of the Heart
Running time
105 min.
United States United States
Pamela Gray
Mason Daring
Peter Deming
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Miramax International
Drama | Based On A True Story. Music. Education
Synopsis / Plot
The film tells the true story of Roberta Guaspari, a teacher who fights against the board of education in her bid to teach underprivileged kids in a Harlem school the beauty of music through the violin. In her struggle she loses everything as the system comes down on her with all their might but her determination for the kids happiness helps her to battle back with wonderfully inspirational results.
1999: 2 Nominations for Oscar: Best Actress (Meryl Streep), Original Song
1999: Nominated for Golden Globe: Best Actress - Drama (Meryl Streep)
1999: Critics' Choice Awards: Best Song
1999: Screen Actors Guild (SAG): Nominated for Best Actress (Meryl Streep)
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