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HIC & Leeds Audience Favourites: THE OPEN
02/08/2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm£6 - £7
Hull Independent Cinema & Leeds Int’l Film Festival presents: THE OPEN
Marc Lahore | 2015 | France / Belgium / UK | Unrated – 18+ | 103 mins | French/English language with English subtitles
At Vue Cinema Hull: BUY TICKETS NOW
** Please note: Tickets are not available via the Vue Box Office and is not included in Vue’s £4.99 ticket deal. Tickets available Hull Box Office or on the door.
Marc Lahore’s acclaimed, multi-award-winning feature debut is a compelling post-apocalyptic drama about belief, hope and faith in the most desperate of circumstances. At the end of the world, a tennis coach and his protégé are determined to put on an Open tournament. They meet a guerrilla fighter and invite him to lay down his gun and take up a racket.
Audience Award Winner at Leeds International Film Festival
THE OPEN is unrated. No one under 18 will be admitted.
Leeds International Film Festival
LIFF is a portal for audiences to discover the real world of film that exists beyond regular film exhibition. LIFF primarily supports outstanding new talent and established talent that has not received deserved exposure in the UK. LIFF considers narrative, documentary and animated films, in feature-length and short formats, and in multiple genres and from all countries.
Founded in 1987 Leeds International Film Festival is renowned as a dynamic event with a reputation for challenging and innovative programming. Last year LIFF presented a huge variety of exceptional films at over 300 screenings and events at 30 venues over 15 days.
Vue 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.
7:30pm: Programme starts
9:10pm: 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.
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