Once is the type of movie that only happens once in a while. The story is compelling, the characters real, and the music is phenomenal. Falling Slowly would make any drama scene burst with emotion.
Interesting fact: The lead characters were played by Glen Hansard and Marketa Irglová even though neither were established actors. Given their on-screen chemistry, most people would never have known…maybe it was just the real chemistry shining through.
To find out more about Glen and Marketa, visit them at The Swell Season.
Below is a montage video with various scenes from Once (including the music store scene):