Pocket Cinema: Book of the Sea

Sat 14 Sept

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The Book of the Sea
Director – Aleksei Vakhrushev
2018/Russia/Russian with English subtitles
HIFF Classification – 12A

The story of everyday survival for the traditional sea hunters of the Bering Strait in the Far East of Russia is enriched with animated Inuit myths that at times prevail reality. This is a visually impressive cinematic parable about the vitality of this ancient Arctic culture.

Supporting Short:  Child
Director – Iring Freytang and Victor Stickel
2016/Germany/No dialogue
HIFF Classification – PG

A child has to leave his hut to collect wood for the fire that went out. The search for suitable wood becomes his life’s work.

Please Note: Booking is advised. Pocket Cinema events are free, with limited seating. If you have booked a ticket and can no longer make it, please let us know if you can, thanks.