Showing Sun 24 Sep to Thu 05 Oct

Peter Mackie Burns
Country of origin and year
UK 2016
90 minutes
Rated 15 - Contains very strong language, drug misuse.
Cast: Emily Beecham, Geraldine James, Tom Vaughan-Lawlor, Nathaniel Martello-White, Osy Ikhile.

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Screenings from Sun 01 Oct

Day Screening times
Sun 01 Oct 13:45 Filmhouse screen 3 20:40 Filmhouse screen 2      
Mon 02 Oct 15:45 Filmhouse screen 2 18:15 Filmhouse screen 2      
Tue 03 Oct 11:10 Filmhouse screen 2 13:15 Filmhouse screen 2 20:50 Filmhouse screen 2    
Wed 04 Oct 13:15 Filmhouse screen 2 20:50 Filmhouse screen 2      
Thu 05 Oct 13:15 Filmhouse screen 2 15:20 Filmhouse screen 2 20:50 Filmhouse screen 2    
Fri 06 Oct  
Sat 07 Oct  
Book cinema tickets for Daphne

Emily Beecham's lead performance in Peter Mackie Burns' debut feature earned her the award for Best Performance in a British Feature Film at EIFF. Rich in memorably structured scenes and offering a vibrant soundtrack, Daphne is the story of a young woman juggling a hectic nightlife with a busy restaurant job, who finds her life thrown off balance after she saves the life of a young shopkeeper one night. The defiant façade that she has built to protect herself gradually starts to crack and she takes a fresh look at her fractured life and relationships.

The screening on Sunday 24 September will be followed by a Q&A with director Peter Mackie Burns.


All screenings of Daphne will have audio description, and the 18:15 screening on Mon 2 Oct will have onscreen captions.

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