In his new feature, masterful Zhangke Jia (A Touch of…
17 May 2019 - 23 May 2019
It’s 1994, and best mates Johnno and Spanner share a deep bond: their love of electronic dance music. On the cusp of adulthood. life is destined to take them in very different directions - but not this summer. The explosion of the free party scene and the largest counter-cultural youth movement in recent history is happening across the UK, and the pair want a taste. In pursuit of one last night together, they journey into an underworld of anarchy and freedom that with brutal and euphoric consequences.
Adapted from a play by Kieran Hurley by director Brian Welsh (In Our Name), and shot in striking black & white, Beats is universal story of friendship, rebellion and the irresistible power of gathered youth, set to a soundtrack as eclectic and electrifying as the scene it gave birth to.
DIRECTOR: Brian Welsh
DETAILS: UK, 2019, 101mins, 18
STARRING: Martin Donaghy, Brian Ferguson, Ryan Fletcher
N.B. This film features strobe lighting (to highlight online and pre-show)
Please check times with event organiser for any last minute changes.
Level access is available to the stalls via the Brudenell Road fire exit. There are four wheelchair spaces in the auditorium. Sadly at this time our toilets are not accessible via wheelchair.
- Wheelchair access
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