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.
Rain Venue: Casino Theatre, 9 Freebody Street, Newport
|5:45:||Venue & food vendors open|
|6:30pm:||Live music by the Little Compton Band|
|7:45pm:||Film followed by Q&A with film subject Richard Turner & director Luke Korem, moderated by Brent Lang of Variety|
|Run time:||85 minutes|
|Producer:||Russell Wayne Groves & Luke Korem|
This is one of the greatest stories never told. Turner's life story is too incredible for fiction.”