SORRY TO BOTHER YOU – 22 Jan – Hull Truck Theatre

Still from Sorry to Bother You

Hull Independent Cinema presents: SORRY TO BOTHER YOU 

Tuesday 22 January, 7:00pm, Hull Truck Theatre

Boots Riley | 2018 | USA | Cert 15 | 112 mins


Tickets can be purchased in advance exclusively via HULL TRUCK THEATRE

Programme details

Hull Truck Theatre is open all day with a new cafe run by Shoot The Bull, so why not come along early to grab a drink and a snack?

Doors to the screening room open around ten minutes before the performance starts

7:00pm: Programme starts. Introductions, trailer reel (10-15 mins). Main feature: SORRY TO BOTHER YOU

9:00pm: Programme ends


In an alternate reality of present-day Oakland, Calif., telemarketer Cassius Green finds himself in a macabre universe after he discovers a magical key that leads to material glory. As Green’s career begins to take off, his friends and co-workers organize a protest against corporate oppression. Cassius soon falls under the spell of Steve Lift, a cocaine-snorting CEO who offers him a salary beyond his wildest dreams.

Starring Lakeith Stanfield, Tessa Thompson, Terry Crews, Danny Glover, Armie Hammer, David Cross

Awards and Reviews

Nominee, Best First Feature, Best Screenplay – Film Independent Spirit Awards
Sundance Film Festival, BFI London Film Festival Official Selections

“This bold new film not only shatters comedy’s cold streak but also serves as a powerful reminder of the vitality of the genre as both social commentary and shared experience.” – The Observer

“Boots Riley’s SORRY TO BOTHER YOU ambitiously pushes the envelope of the sci-fi and comedy genres for a wholly unique, refreshing and hilarious film.” – Screen Rant

SORRY TO BOTHER YOU is rated 15. Visit the BBFC website for full details (may include plot spoilers).

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