newportFILM presents

Time: August 24, 2017 7:45 PM

Location: Newport International Polo Grounds 250 Linden Lane, Portsmouth, RI 02871

More Info:

Thursday, August 24th: newportFILM presents Dealt

5:45PM - Venue & food vendors open
6:30PM - Live music
7:45PM - Film + Q&A with film subject Richard Turner & director Luke Korem

MORE IMPORTANT DETAILS:
- Free Admission, donate to newportFILM
- Free popcorn courtesy of St. Michael's Country Day School
- On-site food vendors: Diego's, A Fork In The Road, Tricycle Ice Cream
- BYO picnic, blankets & chairs
- Rain Venue: Casino Theatre, 9 Freebody Street, Newport

"Director Luke Korem handled the subject with such respect and dignity and as a result created a truly memorable film." - WE LIVE ENTERTAINMENT

ABOUT THE FILM:
Sixty-two year old Richard Turner is renowned as one of the world’s greatest card magicians, yet he is completely blind. In this documentary, Richard traces his journey from his troubled childhood, when he began losing his vision, to present day as he relentlessly pursues perfection while struggling with the reality that his biggest weakness might also be his greatest strength.
 
Length: 85 minutes
Director(s): Luke Korem
Producer(s): Russell Wayne Groves & Luke Korem
Cast: Richard Turner