Wednesday, 30 January 2019 - 2:00pm
The Reading Rooms, Alex Design building, Swansea, SA1 5DX
OBEY is about Leon, a nineteen year old boy with an alcoholic mother who has grown up in and out of care. Finally free from adult supervision, Leon begins to rail against the injustice of his reality as his dreams become more and more unattainable and distant. The clashing of two very different worlds results in a tragic love story in the heady days leading up to dramatic social unrest.
The debut feature film from Swansea born director Jamie Jones. Executive produced by BAFTA Cymru winner John Giwa-Amu.
Winner of Best Cinematography at Tribeca Film Festival 2018 and Official Selection Edinburgh Film Festival 2018.
The screening will be followed by a Q&A with the makers of Obey.
This event forms part of the Copper Coast International Film Festival and will be open to students of The University of Wales Trinity Saint David as well as BAFTA Cymru members.