Miami Beach Cinematheque. May 15th trough 18th, 2009. The Film Hunger, directed by Steve McQueen in 2008 and featuring Michael Fassbender, Liam Cunningham and Stuart Graham will be screened at the Miami Beach CInematheque from May 15th through 18th at 7:15 p.m. and 9:00 p.m. Hunger won the Cannes Film Festival Camera d'Or and the European Film Awards Discovery Of The Year.
The film follows life in the Maze Prison, Northern Ireland, with an interpretation of the highly emotive events surrounding the 1981 IRA Hunger Strike led by Bobby Sands. With an epic eye for detail, the film provides a timely exploration of what happens when body and mind are pushed to the uttermost limit.
Miami Beach Cinematheque
512 Española Way
Miami Beach, FL 33139