Screening: Fish Tank – An Anatomy of Anxiety
Past event archive
12 June 2014, 18:00
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
- Film||Late Shift
Film scholar Dr Lucy Bolton introduces Fish Tank (Dir: Andrea Arnold 2009; cert: 15; 123 minutes). Fish Tank concerns the experiences of fifteen-year old Mia as she negotiates the people, places, and animals in her life. The film creates a building sense of anxiety in relation to the arrival of her mother's new boyfriend Connor: is he a benign or predatory, caring or dangerous? Followed by discussion and Q&A.
Presented in association with Anxiety Arts Festival London 2014.
Anxiety 2014 is a new London wide arts festival that takes place in June 2014 exploring anxiety and the ways it is lived, represented and perceived. Visit anxiety2014.org for full details.Seats for our free events are allocated on a first come, first served basis and are subject to availability.