Soar away with Healing

Healihealing mainng (M) 119min, screening 2pm Sun 7 June. Starring Hugo Weaving, Don Hany and Justine Clarke. Set in a transitional prison (based on Won Wron), a prison case worker (Weaving) introduces a program pairing inmates with birds of prey at a local wildlife sanctuary. Weaving is as solid as ever, and Hany gives a sensitive and profound performance. But the stars are, undoubtedly, the birds.

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