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Hull Independent Cinema: THE BREADWINNER
July 18 @ 7:30 pm - 9:15 pm£5 – £7
Hull Independent Cinema presents: THE BREADWINNER
Nora Twomey | 2017 | Canada/Ireland/Luxembourg | Cert 12A | 93 mins
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In 2001, Afghanistan is under the control of the Taliban. When her father is captured, a determined young girl disguises herself as a boy in order to provide for her family.
THE BREADWINNER tells the story of Parvana, an 11-year-old girl growing up under the Taliban in Afghanistan in 2001. When her father is wrongfully arrested, Parvana disguises herself as a boy in order to support her family. With dauntless perseverance, Parvana draws strength from the stories her father told her, and ultimately risks her life to discover if he is still alive. Equal parts thrilling and enchanting, The Breadwinner is a timely and inspiring tale about the transcendent power of stories, and their potential to unite and heal us all.
Starring Saara Chaudry, Soma Chhaya, Noorin Gulamgaus
Awards and Reviews
Nominee, Best Animated Feature Film, Academy Awards 2018
Nominated, Best Motion Picture – Animated, Golden Globes 2018
“THE BREADWINNER is a glorious demonstration of the power of myth to deal with brutal reality, and the power of truth to animate myth.” – Steve Pond, The Wrap
“This is a day-to-day survival story that stirs the heart and fires the imagination.” – Philip De Semlyen, Time Out
THE BREADWINNER is rated 12A. Visit the BBFC website for full details (may include plot spoilers).
Vue Cinema 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
9:35pm: 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.
** Please note: Tickets are not available via the Vue Box Office and is not included in Vue’s £4.99 ticket deal. Tickets available via Hull Box Office or on the door at the Hull Independent Cinema desk in the theatre lobby.