On Monday November 12 at the Playhouse Cinema, Louth Film Club will be showing A Screaming Man, a powerful drama from the landlocked African country of Chad.
Directed by one of Africa’s most highly-respected film makers, Mahamat-Saleh Haroun, A Screaming Man portrays the struggles of a former swimming champion, now a poolside attendant at a resort hotel, against the horrors of his country’s civil war and the changes enforced on him by the hotel’s new Chinese owners.
Winner of the Jury Prize at the 2010 Cannes Film Festival, the film is in French and Arabic, with subtitles.
A Screaming Man is Certificate PG. It starts at 7.30pm.
Non-members are welcome, paying the normal Playhouse Cinema ticket prices.