Winner of the Golden Bear at the 2022 Berlinale Festival, Carla Simón’s follow-up to her acclaimed childhood drama Summer 1993 is a ruminative, lived-in portrait of a rural family in present-day Catalonia whose way of life is rapidly changing. This special screening will be preceded by a Q&A with Carla Simón, live via Zoom.
This FREE screening event featuring Brick Mule and I Have to Speak, has been organised by The Centre for Documentary Research at Queen's University, Belfast, as part of the symposium on Ethnographic and Participatory Documentary for Social Development, Jan 11 and 12, 2023.
From Academy Award-winning director and writer Sam Mendes, Empire of Light is a moving drama about the power of human connection during turbulent times.
Unreliable narration is taken to a new level in this landmark film, one of Akira Kurosawa’s finest, which introduced post-war Japanese cinema to international audiences.