Sound of Metal (15)
Fri 21 May 2021 - Thu 27 May 2021
£8* Standard | £5* Student / Under 25s
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Following the government announcement on Mon 10 May about the progression to Stage 3 of the roadmap out of lockdown we can confirm our reopening date on Mon 17 May.
Dir. Darius Marder
2019 | 130 mins | USA
Riz Ahmed, Olivia Cooke, Paul Raci
Ruben (Riz Ahmed) and Lou (Olivia Cooke) are travelling and performing together on an endless American tour. Their music is loud, frenzied and passionate. Sound is everything. Until one day Ruben is overwhelmed by a severe ringing in his ears, which quickly gives way to deafness. Ruben is suddenly faced with new challenges and the need to revisit his identity, the past and his future.
With help from his band connections Ruben checks himself into a home for deaf addicts run by an eccentric deaf veteran, Joe. In this world of silence and under Joe’s tough, observant care, Ruben must confront himself more honestly than ever before. But the love and sound of his old life echoes in Ruben’s mind, calling for him to return…