About

A vacuum repairman moonlights as a street musician and hopes for his big break. One day a Czech immigrant, who earns a living selling flowers, approaches him with the news that she is also an aspiring singer-songwriter. The pair decide to collaborate, and the songs that they compose reflect the story of their blossoming love.

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Directed by

John Carney

Written by

John Carney (Screenplay)

Runtime

85 minutes

Country

Ireland

Language

English

Tagline

How often do you find the right person?

Cast

Keywords

rock 'n' roll lovers music music lover ireland song composer love of one's life pop music band street musician tenderness love sickness recording studio music instrument dublin music style pianist fascination music store recording session street singer

Photos

Lists

#319 on The 21st Century Most Acclaimed Films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

Awards

Oscar for Best Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures, Original Song