Tuesday 28th January 2020 - 7:45 pm - 10:00 pm, Palmer Building
This is a darkly funny Monty Python style fairytale about the ego-manic puppet-master Punch and his talented wife. A mix of slapstick, humour and violence challenge ideas of entertainment. When the boundaries between puppet show and real life blur and tragedy hits, Judy (Mia Wasikowska) is set on a path of revenge.
UK 2019 – Directed by Mirrah Foulkes with Damon Herriman, Mia Wasikowska, Benedict Hardie – 106 min
Leaves a pleasurable shudder running through your body – LITTLE WHITE LIES
The overall concept, from Foulkes and her trio of story collaborators, has a bracingly original air, from the film’s period anachronisms to its impressive design elements – VARIETY