SORRY TO BOTHER YOU (15)

Fri 11 Jan 2019 - Sun 13 Jan 2019, Thu 17 Jan 2019 | £7* | £5* students/under 25s | 3 films for £18*

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SORRY TO BOTHER YOU (15)

Dir. Boots Riley
114 mins | 2018 |USA
Lakeith Stanfield, Tessa Thompson, Jermaine Fowler, Armie Hammer

Showing Times:

  • Fri 11 Jan – 7:30pm
  • Sat 12 Jan – 7:00pm
  • Sun 13 Jan – 4pm
  • Thu 17 Jan – 7:30pm

In an alternate reality version of present-day California, mild-mannered call centre operator Cassius Green whizzes up the corporate ladder after he discovers his unique ability to adopt a “white voice”. With his career taking off, he falls under the spell of Steve Lift, a sarong-wearing CEO who offers him a salary beyond his wildest dreams. But as Cassius soon discovers, the cost of success could be more than just alienation from both his colleagues and his activist girlfriend Detroit.

A breathlessly inventive and spirited satire, which addresses serious themes of everyday racism and workforce oppression with a fresh wit, surreal wackiness and visual panache.


 

Venue: Exeter Phoenix, Studio 74

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