Searching - Bedford

Searching
Screening
Searching

Event Date

Tue 04 Feb 2020

Event Time

13:00 - 15:10

Location

The Place Bedford,
Bradgate Rd,
Bedford,
MK40 3DE

12

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Cost

FREE

Recommended Age Group

11+

Curriculum Subject/s

  • Citizenship
  • Design and Technology
  • Digital
  • Film Studies
  • Information Computing Technology
  • PSHE Education

Accessibility:

  • Wheelchair friendly
    Wheelchair Access

WHAT: Into Film is proud to present a free educational screening of Searching as part of the Spring Screenings: Changing Times programme. At a time of remarkable change around attitudes towards the environment, technology, politics, and identity, particularly for young people, this film will open up discussion around some of these themes, utilising the remarkable power of cinema to deepen learning as well as provoke conversation and debate. The screening will be preceded by a short compilation of archive film on the theme, special schools' edit provided by Yorkshire Film Archive.

WHEN: Wednesday 4 March, 1pm - 3.10pm (the event will start promptly at 1.15pm)

WHERE: The Place Bedford, Bradgate Rd, Bedford MK40 3DE. Please email info@intofilm.org if you would like to enquire about concessions being open.

 

Certificate: 12A - BBFC. Into Film recommends this film is engaging for ages 11+.

 

*Educators must ensure they book tickets for themselves as well as students. On the order form, please indicate how many young people and how many adults will attend out of the total amount of tickets you have booked*

 

We look forward to seeing you at the screening!

Please contact info@intofilm.org with any queries.

 

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Film title

Searching


Synopsis

David is a widowed man who is desperate to find his daughter Margot when she goes missing one evening. Unable to get hold of her and fearing she may be harmed, he proceeds to search through her laptop, looking through her social media for clues and interviewing her school friends to try and find some answers. With the help of a detective, he embarks on a suspenseful investigation which reveals he may not know his daughter as well as he initially thought. With a narrative completely set on a computer screen, this unconventional and inventive thriller puts into question society’s obsession with technology and what it means for the relationships between young people and their parents.

Infrequent strong language, moderate violence, drug references.

Director/s

Aneesh Chaganty

Year

2018

Country of Production

USA

Genres

  • Thriller

Language

English

Duration

102 minutes

Venue name

The Place Bedford

Address

Bradgate Rd,
Bedford,
MK40 3DE