Cancelled: Film: Bait (15)

Cancelled: Film: Bait (15)

Friday 29 May 2020
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Ashburton Arts Centre

Platform Cinema

Martin Ward is a cove fisherman, without a boat.  His brother Stephen has re-purposed their father’s vessel as a tourist tripper,driving a wedge between the brothers.  With their childhood home how a get-away for London money, Martin is displaced to the estate above the picturesque harbour.  As his struggle to restore the family to their traditional place creates increasing friction with tourists and locals alike, a tragedy at the heart of the family changes his world.

The film won a BAFTA in 2020 for the outstanding debut.

Jowan Jacobs, who plays Hugo, will be attending the screening.

Price: £5 (18 and under: £3)

Tickets in advance from or in person from Gnash Comics and (usually) on the door.

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Doors and bar open 30 minutes before the advertised start time.

Accessibility: Venue has flat access from street. PA tickets available on request.

Wheelchair users, please get in touch with the box office in advance if possible.

Free parking after 6pm and all day Sunday in the Town Car Park behind the Town Hall, and in the Grey Matter compound on Chuley Road. More information and map.