Sound Of Metal

Cinema | (15) | 120 minutes |
20th May 2021 – 27th May 2021

During a series of adrenaline-fueled one-night gigs, nomadic punk-metal drummer Ruben begins to experience intermittent hearing loss. When a specialist tells him his condition will rapidly worsen, he thinks his music career – and with it his life – is over. His bandmate and girlfriend Lou checks the recovering addict into a secluded sober house for the deaf, in hopes it will prevent a relapse and help him learn to adapt to his new situation. But after being welcomed into a community that accepts him just as he is, Ruben has to choose between his equilibrium and the drive to reclaim the life he once knew.
Utilizing startling, innovative sound design techniques, director Darius Marder takes audiences inside Ruben’s experience to vividly recreate his journey into a rarely examined world.

Starring BAFTA & OSCAR nominees Riz Ahmed and Paul Raci, with Olivia Cooke and Matthieu Amalric.

All screenings are Closed Captioned/Subtitled.

Our screening on Thu 27 June will be signed by BSL interpreter Karen Edmondson, of Cumbria Deaf Association and is followed by a pre-recorded Q&A with Cast & Crew, brought to you by the BFI’s Film Audience Network

Sound of Metal at Brewery Arts is proudly supported by Kendal Deaf Club, Lancaster Deaf Centre, Barrow Deaf Club and Cumbria Deaf Association.

Cumbria Deaf kendal brewery sound of metal film cinema lake district deaf hard of hearing Association

 

DATES & TIMES

20th May 2021 – 27th May 2021

You might like...

Cinema

Elvis

(12A) 160MINS

The film explores the life and music of Elvis Presley (Austin Butler), seen through the prism of his complicated relationship with his enigmatic manager, Colonel...

Book now
Cinema

Jurassic World Dominion

(12A) 147MINS

It has been 4 years since Isla Nublar was destroyed and the dinosaurs were freed by Maisie. Blue now lives in the wilderness and has...

Book now
Cinema

Men

(15) 100MINS

In the aftermath of a personal tragedy, Harper (Jessie Buckley) retreats alone to the beautiful English countryside, hoping to have found a place to heal....

Book now

Supported by