Friday, October 26, 2018
Uptown Cinema 2
ADULT: $13 | YOUTH: $12 | GROUP: $11
Life isn't all about sunshine and double rainbows (whoa). Take a walk on the darker side of existence as these films poignantly put the more difficult aspects of life into perspective. From a look into life in the flats of Cape Town to the repercussions of an assault at a Brazilian street party, these stories are seriously sobering. Come to sit, stay for the grit. Viewer discretion is strongly advised.
Jess O'Brien - 15, Betty Auty - 14, Kate Blower - 15, Jemimah Frost - 13
A teenage girl is reprimanded by the head-teacher of her school following a violent incident with another student. As we follow a section of her life over three days, the reasons for her violent behaviour are revealed.
Mehmet Ali Avci - 15
In the absence of his parents Dennis has a hard time taking care of his beloved little sister, Ida. Therefore he has joined a gang, whose leader lure him into committing crimes. When the gang leader one day convinces him to rob a house in a wealthy neighbourhood, Dennis discovers his limits.
Anna Mimi Jayson - 23, Paushali Banik - 23, Rose Mcginley Redon - 24, Maria Camilla Piana Brizio - 23
A fictional short film which takes a look at the double standards surrounding sexual exploitation on the internet. Marie takes you with her as she gladly skips over legal boundaries in order to give a voice to wronged women wielding the weapon of revenge porn.