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Hull Independent Cinema: AFTER THE STORM

18/07/2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:10 pm

£6 - £7

Hull Independent Cinema presents: AFTER THE STORM
Hirokazu Koreeda | 2016 | Japan | Cert PG | 117 mins | Japanese with English subtitles

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After the death of his father, a private detective struggles to find child support money and reconnect with his son and ex-wife.

AFTER THE STORM | Hirokazu Koreeda | 2016 | Japan | Cert PG | 117 mins | Japanese with English subtitles

Dwelling on his past glory as a prize-winning author, Ryota wastes the money he makes as a private detective on gambling and can barely pay child support. After the death of his father, his aging mother and beautiful ex-wife seem to be moving on with their lives. Renewing contact with his initially distrusting family, Ryota struggles to take back control of his existence and to find a lasting place in the life of his young son – until a stormy summer night offers them a chance to truly bond again.

Un Certain Regard Competition, Cannes Film Festival,
Toronto International Film Festival, BFI London Film Festival, International Film Festival Rotterdam Official Selections

AFTER THE STORM is rated PG. Visit the BBFC website for full details (may include plot spoilers).

“The film has a special warmth and grace. It unfolds slowly, sneaks up on big questions about intertwined mysteries of family and personal destiny, and pretty much answers them.” – Joe Morgenstern, Wall Street Journal

“There is such intelligence and delicacy in Koreeda’s film-making, such wit and understated humanity.” – Peter Bradshaw, Guardian


Programme details

The bar and cafe at Hull Truck 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

9:10pm: Programme ends

The programme run time includes an allowance for introductions, trailers and a short film. 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.


7:00 pm - 9:10 pm
£6 - £7
Event Category:


Hull Independent Cinema


Hull Truck Theatre
50 Ferensway
Hull, HU2 8LB United Kingdom
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