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Hull Film Festival: Week 1 Pass

The Week 1 Pass gives you access to all 13 films screening at Vue Cinema Hull within the first week of the festival (Mon 26 June – Sun 2 July 2017).

The festival has a jam-packed 30 films and events across 14 days, from 10 different countries including the United Kingdom, Japan, France, Sweden and America. The majority of these are Hull-exclusive screenings, with some regional premieres, as well as screenings that will be host to special director and guest introductions and after-film Q&A sessions.

Week 1 Pass holders will have the 24 Vue VIP leather seats reserved for their use at all screenings. Seat choice is first come, first served, upon doors opening, with pass holders needing to choose their own standard seat should all the VIP seats be occupied.

Week 1 Pass holders MUST arrive at least 10 minutes before the performance start time to claim their seat. With 10 minutes remaining until film start, for any very busy screenings, any unclaimed pass holder seats may be re-sold on the door to the public.

Films included in the Hull Film Festival Week 1 Pass at Vue Cinema Hull:

ALONE IN BERLIN
Mon, 26 June at 19:30, Vue Cinema Hull
Vincent Perez | 2017 | UK France Germany | 103 mins | Cert 12A | English language

A German couple lose their son in WWII, prompting them to become secretly anti-Nazi.

CHASING CORAL
Tue, 27 June at 18:30, Vue Cinema Hull
Jeff Orlowski | 2017 | USA | 103 mins | Cert 18 | English language

Documentary. Coral reefs around the world are vanishing at an unprecedented rate. A team of divers, photographers and scientists set out on a thrilling ocean adventure to discover why and to reveal the underwater mystery to the world.

THE LEVELLING
Tue, 27 June at 20:30, Vue Cinema Hull
Hope Dickson Leach | 2017 | UK | 83 mins | Cert 15 | English language

Against the backdrop of the floods that devastated her home, Clover returns to her family farm to confront her estranged father, Aubrey. Shadowed by ill-remembered conflicts and unspoken regrets, the pair set out to heal their fractious yet still loving relationship.

WEWATCHFILMS: THE GRADUATE
Wed, 28 June at 18:30, Vue Cinema Hull
Mike Nichols | 1967 | USA | 105 mins | Cert 15 | English language

50th Anniversary 4K restoration print, screened by WeWatchFilms.
A one-of-a-kind cinematic portrait of America which captured the mood of disaffected youth seething beneath the laid-back exterior of 1960s California. A disillusioned college graduate finds himself torn between his older lover and her daughter.

HOUNDS OF LOVE
Wed, 28 June at 20:30, Vue Cinema Hull
Ben Young | 2017 | Australia | 108 mins | Cert 18 | English language

A young girl is randomly abducted from a suburban street by a disturbed couple. As she observes the dynamic between her captors she quickly realises she must drive a wedge between them if she is to survive.

THE GAZE OF THE SEA
Thur, 29 June at 18:30, Vue Cinema Hull
Jose Alvarez | 2017 | Mexico Germany | 108 mins | Cert 18 | Spanish language with English subtitles

Documentary. A woman with a troubled past embarks on a journey to deliver a message from the grieving families of fishermen lost at sea five years ago, at their last known location in the Gulf of Mexico. Her odyssey becomes one of personal redemption.

DISPOSSESSION THE GREAT SOCIAL HOUSING SWINDLE + director and guest intro and Q&A
Thur, 29 June at 20:30, Vue Cinema Hull
Paul Sng | 2017 | UK | 82 mins | Cert 18 | English language

Documentary. Narrated by Maxine Peake, the film explores the catastrophic failures that have led to a chronic shortage of social housing in the UK

DREAM BOAT
Fri, 30 June at 18:30, Vue Cinema Hull
Tristan Ferland Milewski | 2017 | Germany | 85 mins | Cert 15 | French/English/German/Arabic language with English subtitles

Documentary. A cruise ship and 3,000 men – it is a universe without heteros and women that usually remains a mystery to the outside world. Once a year the DREAM BOAT sets sail for a cruise exclusively for gay men where most passengers are united by the wish to live life authentically as themselves in a protected place.

THE GHOUL + director intro and Q&A
Fri, 30 June at 20:30, Vue Cinema Hull
Gareth Tunley | 2017 | UK | 83 mins | Cert 15 | English language

A homicide detective goes undercover as a patient to investigate a psychotherapist he believes is linked to a strange double murder. As his therapy sessions continue the line between fantasy and reality begins to blur.

MY LIFE AS A COURGETTE
Sat, 1 July at 18:30, Vue Cinema Hull
Claude Barras | 2016 | Switzerland France | 66 mins | Cert PG | English language

After losing his mother, a young boy is sent to a foster home with other orphans his age where he begins to learn the meaning of trust and true love.

BERLIN SYNDROME
Sat, 1 July at 20:30, Vue Cinema Hull
Cate Shortland | 2017 | Australia / Germany | 116 mins | Cert 15 | English/German language with English subtitles

A passionate holiday romance leads to an obsessive relationship, when an Australian photojournalist wakes one morning in a Berlin apartment and is unable to leave.

DAVID LYNCH: THE ART LIFE
Sun, 2 July at 18:30, Vue Cinema Hull
Rick Barnes / Olivia Neergaard-Holm / Jon Nguyen | 2016 | USA | 88 mins | Cert 15 | English language

Documentary. An intimate portrait of a master director, screenwriter, and producer of such classics as The Elephant Man, Blue Velvet and Twin Peaks.

CULT CINEMA SUNDAY: MULHOLLAND DRIVE
Sun, 2 July at 20:30, Vue Cinema Hull
David Lynch | 2001 | USA | 146 mins | Cert 15 | English language

David Lynch-approved 4K restoration print, screened by Cult Cinema Sunday. A woman is left with amnesia following a car accident. An aspiring young actress finds her staying in her aunt’s home. The puzzle begins to unfold, propelling us through a mysterious labyrinth of sensual experiences until we arrive at the intersection of dreams and nightmares.

Please note

Week 1 pass tickets are not available via the Vue Box Office online or at the cinema, Tickets are available online, over the phone or on the door on the night of the screening.

Please bring the ticket you receive to the first screening you attend, to exchange it with festival staff for your Week 1 Pass lanyard. Lanyards will NOT be posted out to you.

These screenings do not include any adverts or trailers, with the film beginning just after the advertised start time, preceded by a brief introduction.

Week 1 Pass holders will have the 24 Vue VIP leather seats reserved for their use at all screenings. Seat choice is first come, first served, upon doors opening, with pass holders needing to choose their own standard seat should all the VIP seats be occupied.

Week 1 Pass holders MUST arrive at least 10 minutes before the performance start time to claim their seat. With 10 minutes remaining until film start, for any very busy screenings, any unclaimed pass holder seats may be re-sold on the door to the public.

Doors to the screening room will open around 10-15 minutes before the performance starts.

Films at Vue Cinema Hull are Week 1 of Hull Film Festival. For tickets for Week 2 of Hull Film Festival at Hull Truck Theatre, click here.

Hull Independent Cinema members receive discounts and early bird access to Hull Film Festival tickets. To purchase an annual membership, please click here.

Venue

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