Mr Jones (15)
Thu 01 Jan 1970 - Thu 01 Jan 1970
Dir. Agnieszka Holland
2020 | 119 mins | Poland, UK, Ukraine
English, Ukranian, Russian and Welsh with Subtitles
*Sun 1 Mar, 4pm | Screening with short film Mirror Test (Dir. Duncan Marquiss, UK , 2019, 6 mins), a Projections commission from Tyneside Cinemas artists programme.
Based on a true story of Welsh investigative journalist Garath Jones, who was the first to discover the shocking truth about the Soviet Famine in the early 1930s.
Risking his career, reputation and life Jones went deep into Russia in a bid to discover what was really behind the Soviet empire. Yet what he uncovered was far worse than he could have possibly imagined.