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Hull Independent Cinema: MARY QUEEN OF SCOTS

HULL TRUCK THEATRE, 50 Ferensway, Hull, HU2 8LB

28 Feb 2019

7.00pm

£7.00

Cert 15

Hull Independent Cinema presents: MARY QUEEN OF SCOTS
Josie Rourke | 2018 | UK | Cert 15 | 124 mins

Synopsis
MARY QUEEN OF SCOTS explores the turbulent life of the charismatic Mary Stuart. Queen of France at 16 and widowed at 18, Mary defies pressure to remarry. Instead, she returns to her native Scotland to reclaim her rightful throne. But Scotland and England fall under the rule of the compelling Elizabeth I. Each young Queen beholds her “sister” in fear and fascination. Rivals in power and in love, and female regents in a masculine world, the two must decide how to play the game of marriage versus independence. Determined to rule as much more than a figurehead, Mary asserts her claim to the English throne, threatening Elizabeth’s sovereignty. Betrayal, rebellion, and conspiracies within each court imperil both thrones – and change the course of history.

Starring Margot Robbie, Saoirse Ronan, David Tennant

Awards and Reviews
AFI Film Festival Closing Film
Whistler Film Festival Opening Film

“An epic look at the intimate frustrations of two massively powerful young women who spend most of their energy navigating between who they are and what they represent.” – IndieWire

“Rourke’s greatest achievement is the performances she’s coaxed out of her two lead actresses. They’re so good they’re like De Niro and Pacino in Heat.” – The Times

Certificate
MARY QUEEN OF SCOTS is rated 15. Visit the BBFC website for full details (may include plot spoilers).

Venue Details

HULL TRUCK THEATRE,
50 Ferensway,
Hull,
HU2 8LB

01482 323638

boxoffice@hulltruck.co.uk

http://www.hulltruck.co.uk

A pioneering theatre with a unique Northern Voice, locally rooted, global in outlook, inspiring artists, audiences and communities to reach their greatest potential. We produce and present inspiring theatre that reflects the diversity of a modern Britain. We provide the resources, space and support to grow people and ideas, are an ambassador for our city, a flagship for our region and a welcoming home for our communities. Through our work with schools and local communities we engage with thousands of young people, disabled groups and adults, offering opportunities to participate in the arts, whether as the first step into a career, a way to build confidence and meet new people, or as part of a rounded education.

Facilities

Accessible Toilets

Baby Changing

Blue-Badge Parking

Hearing Loop

Level Access

Wheelchair Access

Opening Times

Monday
CLOSED (or 60 mins prior to show time)
Tuesday
11am - 5.00pm (or 60 mins prior to show time)
Wednesday
11am - 5.00pm (or 60 mins prior to show time)
Thursday
11am - 5.00pm (or 60 mins prior to show time)
Friday
11am - 5.00pm (or 60 mins prior to show time)
Saturday
11am - 5.00pm (or 60 mins prior to show time)
Sunday
CLOSED (or 60 mins prior to show time)