Sponsored content

Sundance Film Festival Tour

30 July 2021 to 1 August 2021Visit websiteBook tickets

HOME, Tony Wilson Place, Manchester

Sundance Film Festival: London 2021 Tour, bringing the best of the festival from across the pond to cinemas in the UK for the first time.

Each screening will include a pre-recorded Q&A between Sundance programmers and the talent involved in the films.

Friday 30 July
Writing with Fire

A captivating documentary study of courage in complicated circumstances, Writing With Fire tells the story of Khabar Lahariya: India’s only newspaper run by Dalit women. 

Saturday 31 July
The Nest

Jude Law and Carrie Coon simmer in this tightly-wound two-hander from writer-director Sean Durkin (Martha Marcy May Marlene) that’s at once an engrossing domestic drama and something akin to a ghost story.

Sunday 1 August

2015: Zola, or @zolarmoon, tweets “wanna hear a story about why me & this bitch here fell out???????? It’s kind of long but full of suspense.”

Thus begins a Twitter thread that would go down in history, and from it comes Zola, an acidic, hypnotic thrill-ride from director Janicza Bravo, writer Jeremy O. Harris, and the woman herself (depicted in a star-making performance by Taylour Page).

Your inbox deserves a little culture! Get our monthly newsletter