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Limbo (12A)

August 17th 7:45 pm

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One event on 17th August 2021 at 7:45pm

One event on 19th August 2021 at 4:30pm

 

Ben Sharrock’s critically adored deadpan comedy-drama Limbo is a wry, funny and poignant cross-cultural satire that subtly sews together the hardship and hope of the refugee experience, shining a light on the hearts and lives of those at the centre of a crisis that is mostly only experienced through the headlines.

Set on a fictional remote Scottish island, Limbo tells the story of a group of new arrivals awaiting the results of their asylum claims. It centers on Omar (played by rising star Amir El-Masry), a young Syrian musician who, thousands of miles from home, finds himself trapped by guilt, regret and the grief that he carries for the loss of his former identity. Separated from his family and burdened by a plaster cast on his arm, Omar wanders the epic landscapes searching for answers to a complex past and daunting future.

But while he is stuck there, he isn’t alone. In between brief long-distance conversations with his parents and passing interactions with oddball locals, Omar and his new flatmates attend outrageously misjudged ‘cultural awareness’ classes, binge Friends boxsets, and debate attending the local open mic night, all the while waiting for the delivery of letters that will ultimately determine their future.

Cert: 12A
Running time: 1hr 44mins

“Witty, poignant, marvellously composed” The Guardian
“Sublime… Will break and remake you” Time Out
“This is something special” Screen
“Goes beyond the headlines that reduce refugees to statistics” Empire

Details

Date:
August 17th
Time:
7:45 pm
Event Category:

Venue

Cinema
United Kingdom

Other

Price:
£9.50/£10.50 (Premium Seats)
Mornings and matinees: £7.50/£8.50 (Premium seats)
Concessions and members discounts apply
Show Times:
Fri 13th Aug at 7.45pm
Sat 14th Aug at 7.45pm
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Tues 17th Aug at 7.45pm
Thurs 19th Aug at 4.30pm (SUBTITLED SCREENING)

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