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My Left Foot

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"My Left Foot" is the true story of Christy Brown, the painter and writer, who was born with cerebral palsy and overcame this handicap - using his left foot - to become one of Ireland's most acclaimed artists. The film charts his life from his early struggles to communicate with the world.
Paperback, 68 pages
Published December 31st 1989 by Faber & Faber
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Realini
Jan 07, 2018 rated it it was amazing
My Left Foot, based on the book by Christy Brown
10 out of 10

- This is an extraordinary film about Resilience, Persistence, Creativity, Bravery, Humility and many other Character Strengths
- It is also a very relevant example for the phenomena called by Psychology – Hedonic Adaptation

- It is the story of a real hero:
- Christy Brown

- For this phenomenal role, Daniel Day-Lewis has won the Academy Award, Golden Globe, BAFTA and other important awards
- Brenda Fricker as Mrs. Brown, Christy’s exception
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