This event is being sold at full capacity, with no social distancing measures in place.
Made just after Jarman was diagnosed with HIV, The Last of England is a jagged, elegiac fusion of Super 8 material, riot footage and home-movies.
It presents an angry, powerful, Blake-like vision of England in turmoil, in which London’s yuppie Docklands are reimagined as a ruined wasteland of desperation and terror.
HOME Friends: Fri 17 Dec, 12pm
HOME Members: Mon 20 Dec, 12pm
General Sale: Tue 21 Dec, 12pm
This screening will be introduced by Andrew Moor, Reader in Cinema History at Manchester Metropolitan University. He has published widely on British cinema and queer cinema history.