Dave chats with Randy Hartley about the movie Beautifully Broken. The Movie recounts the true events of Randy’s life.The Movie will be in Cinemas 24 October 2019
BEAUTIFULLY BROKEN is the true story of three families, from different countries, each struggling
to find hope and safety amid the devastation of war. As their lives become intertwined, they realise
that helping others can change the world around them and the world within them.
A refugee’s escape, a prisoner’s promise, and a daughter’s painful secret converge in this inspiring
real life story of hope. As three fathers fight to save their families, their lives become intertwined in
an unlikely journey across the globe, where they learn the healing power of forgiveness and
reconciliation.William Mwizerwa flees the dangers of the Rwandan Genocide with his wife and daughter, narrowly escaping death from machete and gun wielding soldiers. In a Kenyan refugee camp, William learns
of a program that can take him to America, however he must go alone to establish residency first.
Despite his reluctance to leave his family in Kenya, he and his wife decide they must try this
Once in America, William meets Randy Hartley, a family man who is driven to succeed in business
at all costs. But Randy’s faith is tested as his daughter, Andrea, becomes strangely rebellious.
Andrea’s changing attitude is a result of a secret tragedy—one she reveals only to a pen pal, who is
a Rwandan girl, Umuhoza. As Randy and William grow in friendship, they both inspire and try to
help one another keep their families together.
Ultimately the men develop an outreach center helping other refugee families from war-torn
countries, which eventually brings William’s wife and daughter to America. Yet even as William’s
family reunites, Randy’s world is crumbling. He confides in William, asking him to take his family to
Rwanda in hopes that his daughter will open up once again after meeting her Rwandan pen pal.
Reluctantly, William returns to Rwanda where the dangers of the past haunt his family, yet also
bring answers and redemption from the 1990s genocide.
For screenings and locations head to beautifullybroken.com.au