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HIC & Sheffield Doc/Fest: BREXITANNIA
February 3 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm£6 - £7
Hull Independent Cinema and Sheffield Doc/Fest present: BREXITANNIA
Timothy George Kelly | 2017 | UK | Cert 12A | 80 mins
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BREXITANNIA is a documentary in which the ordinary people and the experts of Britain share their perspectives about the 2016 EU referendum. This event is presented in partnership with Sheffield Doc/Fest and includes a post-film discussion and Q&A with director Timothy George Kelly and special guests.
In the wake of the most momentous event in modern British political history, director Timothy George Kelly travelled the length of the UK, speaking to people on both sides of the Brexit divide. What emerges is a powerful, insightful, often emotive portrait of a divided nation, still uncertain about what the future holds. Making a conscious effort to hear from people holding wildly opposing views, Kelly’s film subtly mines issues of class, environment, landscape, and opportunity, in a potent and timely snapshot of Brexit Britain.
Post-film discussion and Q&A moderated by JJ Tatten of the Warren Youth Project with:
Timothy George Kelly, director BREXITANNIA
Councillor Terence Smith, Former Mayor of Goole
Brigitta Laszlo, Humber All Nations Alliance
Dan Bond, Deputy Chair of West Hull and Hessle, Hull Conservatives
The film will be preceded by a spoken word performance by Hull poet Jodie Langford.
Starring Noam Chomsky, Saskia Sassen, Guy Standing, Nick Srnicek, Heidi Mirza & Federico Campagna
Sheffield Doc/Fest, CPH:DOX, East End Film Festival Official Selection
Featured in Six fearless new documentaries you need to see – Dazed Magazine
BREXITANIA is rated 12A. Visit the BBFC website for full details (may include plot spoilers).
Hull Truck Theatre is open all day, so why not come along early to grab a drink and a snack? Doors to the screening room usually open around ten minutes before the performance starts.
7:00pm: Programme starts
8:45pm: Programme ends
The programme run time includes an allowance for introductions and trailers. This may vary and in some cases the film will begin immediately after a short introduction. While we will endeavour to accommodate latecomers, this may not always be possible. Please note that we reserve the right to refuse entry, without a refund, to anyone arriving after the advertised programme start time.
Tickets terms and conditions
If any tickets remain unsold they can be purchased on the door on the night of the screening, but we strongly advise buying in advance. Advance tickets must be purchased; we cannot reserve tickets.
Tickets are non-refundable and non-exchangeable. We reserve the right to refuse admission, without refund, to anyone arriving after the advertised start time.
If you purchase a membership or student ticket your membership card / student ID MUST be presented along with your ticket on the door when you come to a film. If you do not have your membership card / student ID we reserve the right to charge an additional £1 for your ticket.