Let's Talk Film: Derek Jarman
An illustrated, lively talk and opportunity to connect with other film fans. 30 years on from his death, delve into the world of the groundbreaking avant garde director.
Director: Derek Jarman
Cast includes: N/A
Hosted by film historian, ben newell
'Let's Talk Film' is a new social film night at The Electric Palace, a regular space for film fans to meet up in Hastings and discuss all things film!
Whether you’re a budding cinephile or a seasoned filmgoer then this an inviting opportunity to share your love for cinema through informal discussion in an open space and take a closer look at the life and work of the auteurs of the big screen - the individuals behind the camera who have called the shots and crafted cinema experiences that have enthralled generations of moviegoers.
This month, on the 30th anniversary of his death, we are celebrating the the life and work of Derek Jarman, visionary artist and filmmaker and activist.
- Doors open at 7pm for informal pre-talk chat.
- Talk begins at 7.30pm.
- Half time interval for discussion.
- Talk concludes at 9.30pm.
- Bar remains open until 10pm for further group chat.
"A great night of Let's Talk Film with Ben Newell and stimulating audience discussion. Don't miss next month's films and more discussion."
Hosted by film historian Ben Newell, who has worked as a film festival supervisor and film programmer in a number of cinemas and festivals around the UK including the Edinburgh Film Festival, Glasgow School of Art and Lonsdale Cinema in Carlisle.
You might also be interested in next month's Let's Talk Film: Greta Gerwig.
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