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Directed by Sam Mendes

UK | Fiction Feature | 119

12 Dec
Thu, Dec 12, 2019 at 7:00 pm

Guests Expected

Director Sam Mendes, actors George MacKay and Dean-Charles Chapman, screenwriter Krysty Wilson-Cairns, and cinematographer Roger Deakins are expected to attend and participate in a post-screening Q&A.


Sam Mendes, the Oscar-winning director of Skyfall, Spectre, and American Beauty, brings his singular vision to his World War I epic, 1917. At the height of the First World War, two young British soldiers, Schofield (Captain Fantastic’s George MacKay) and Blake (Game of Thrones’ Dean-Charles Chapman) are given a seemingly impossible mission. In a race against time, they must cross enemy territory and deliver a message that will stop a deadly attack on hundreds of soldiers—Blake’s own brother among them.


Film Details

Language English

Year 2019

Runtime 119

Country UK, USA

Director Sam Mendes

Producer Sam Mendes, Pippa Harris, Jayne-Ann Tenggren, Callum McDougall, Brian Oliver

Writer Sam Mendes, Krysty Wilson-Cairns

Editor Lee Smith

Cinematographer Roger Deakins

Music Thomas Newman

Cast George MacKay, Dean-Charles Chapman, Colin Firth, Benedict Cumberbatch, Mark Strong, Andrew Scott, Richard Madden, Claire Duburcq

Print Source Universal