Another Ottawa opportunity to see the Oscar winning The King’s Speech this time at one of Ottawa’s best movie locations for international and independent movies.
A reminder that this Friday at 7pm there will be a special screening of The King’s Speech at Ottawa Family Cinema. Winner of four Academy Awards (Best Picture, Best Actor, Best Director, Best Original Screenplay), this is an excellent opportunity to see this inspiring film– either for the first time, or to enjoy it again.
Local weekly newspaper EMC Ottawa West has interviewed OAPWS member Norm McEwen. The article provides details on our group and our fund-raising activities.
For those of us who stutter, see the film again. Firth really learned the nuances, and not just the facial and verbal features of a PWS. Before and even part way through ‘therapy’, you see very little eye contact when he is talking to others, with the possible exception of his wife and children.
David has forwarded this link of a BBC Radio play about King George VI’s preparation for his first royal broadcast in 1937. The play is about 45 minutes long, and will only be available to listen to online for the next 5 days.
Official Trailer Here’s the trailer for the movie that’s creating all kinds of buzz!: Have you seen it yet?