Make a turtle at The Kids film lounge with fellow Scribble Akiko this Saturday at CentrE17.
THE RED TURTLE (Michael Dudok de Wit, 2017, Cert PG)
The Red Turtle is the tale of a man who is stranded on a desert island during a storm. His desperate attempts to escape, by lashing together bamboo canes to form a raft, are repeatedly thwarted by some unseen undersea force that shatters his vessel. On his third attempt, the man comes face to face with his saboteur, a giant red turtle who in turn recounts the milestones in the life of a human being.
This film adds to Studio Ghibli's estimable legacy with a beautifully animated effort whose deceptively simple story boasts narrative layers as richly absorbing as its sumptuous visuals, and replacing dialogue with a soaring soundtrack.
Free workshop with every ticket on entry. Bookings here: https://billetto.co.uk/e/the-red-turtle-michael-dudok-de-wit-2017-cert-pg-tickets-210378
See The Stow Film Lounge for further details