Welcome to the big room screenings a series of documentaries and films that give voice to those communities, human and non-human, which are marginalised and excluded from mainstream narratives.
Title: The Joker (2019)
Director: Todd Phillips
Date: Friday, 20 January 2023
Start time: 6.30pm
Duration:1:22 hours + after screening
Minimum suggested donation: £3.00
SPACES LIMITED TO 20
Overview: Isolated, bullied and disregarded by society, failed comedian Arthur Fleck begins a slow descent into madness as he transforms into the criminal mastermind, who is known as the Joker.
Host: This screening has been chosen by Zsofi Szucs, a long term supporter of the big room. Zsofi says "this movie is very important. I have watched it in the cinema twice and it impacted & moved me deeply! There is a lot in there - including the theme of Belonging - which is an important exploration for me". Zsofi will be holding the space for the after screening discussion.
After the screening: Please note that the following is optional. For those who wish to we will spend up to 60 minutes exploring and sorting through the major themes that have arisen in the documentary/film.