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The Floating Cinema: FOLLOWING THE FLEET: DRIFTERS
August 10 @ 8:00 pm - 11:30 pmFree
The Floating Cinema presents: FOLLOWING THE FLEET: DRIFTERS w/ live score
John Grierson | 1929 | UK | 40 mins | Cert U | Silent film with live score
At Hull Marina: RESERVE TICKETS NOW
Following the Fleet: DRIFTERS re-traces the journey of boats, men and women following the once abundant herring shoals down the East coast from the 1800s until well into the 1960s. John Grierson’s groundbreaking 1929 silent film of life on a herring drifter is presented alongside an original vocal score performed live by sound artist Jason Singh.
DRIFTERS is rated U.
The Floating Cinema
The Floating Cinema is an award-winning structure conceived and commissioned by UP Projects and designed by Duggan Morris Architects. The structure is a mechanism through which artists’ films, independent cinema and archive footage can be brought outside of the gallery or cinema space and presented in public locations along the UK’s waterways. UP Projects curates and commissions contemporary art for public places; engaging citizens of London, the UK and across the globe.
Wheelchair access is available at this venue. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org, if you require any further assistance.
Travel and Parking
Local parking is available at Princes Quay Shopping Centre (HU1 2NL) and in multiple carparks on Tower St (HU9 1TQ) which is a short walk from the venue. The Hull Marina is approx 15-20 min walk from Hull Train Station.
We are pleased to be able to offer FREE tickets to our Floating Cinema screenings if you have booked a place on this screening and can no longer attend please follow the Eventbrite link to cancel your ticket.
All children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult.
Alcohol will only be sold to people over the age of 18. A challenge 25 ID policy will be in place so please bring ID if you wish to purchase a drink!
NO GLASS ALLOWED ON SITE.