Tuesday 1st October 2019 - 7:45 pm - 9:45 pm, Palmer Building
The Kursk, the most advanced submarine in the Russian fleet, was on exercises in the Barents Sea in August 2000 near Norway when a faulty torpedo exploded. As the sailors fight for survival, their families desperately battle political obstacles and impossible odds to save them. The stellar cast includes Colin Firth and Matthias Schoenaerts on stirring form.
Belgium/ Luxembourg 2018 – directed by Thomas Vinterberg with Matthias Schoenaerts, Léa Seydoux, Max von Sydow, Colin Firth – 115 mins
This is a punchy and poignant piece of film-making from Vinterberg – THE TIMES