Don’t forget to select your favorite films!
I saw this at the a Sarasota International Film Fest. This was a sweet film set in an unusual island in the Pacific island where many of the men have left for mining jobs in Australia. A British man (Hugh Laurie) also lives there with his native wife, who seems to be suffering a mental breakdown. He begins to teach the island's children in the long abandoned classroom by reading Dicken's Great Expectations. Using his dramatic style he entertains the…