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Tuesday Wonder: Too Late to Die Young (Tarde para morir joven)

Tuesday Wonder: Too Late to Die Young (Tarde para morir joven)
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30 Jul 2019 6pm

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Hyde Park Picture House

Brudenell Road, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS6 1JD

Set in Chile in the summer of 1990, Too Late to Die Young is a beguiling coming-of-age drama, partly inspired by the director’s own experiences growing up in the alternative ecological community of Peñalolén.

As the country comes to terms with the end of Pinochet’s dictatorship, a group of adolescents living on a rural commune attempt to make sense of their own burgeoning desires and tangled relationships. Sixteen-year old Sofia, the daughter of a famous singer, who is largely absent from her life, becomes intoxicated with the motorbike-riding Ignacio—much to the dismay of her friend, Lucas. Meanwhile, ten-year old Clara is more concerned with the whereabouts of her beloved dog.

Featuring a standout performance from newcomer, Demian Hernández, and beautifully shot by Inti Briones – who’s cinematography perfectly captures the sun-scorched hues of an endless teenage summer – this is a subtly observed tale brimming with hope and trepidation.


Little White Lies: ★★★★ “An intimate, human-focused film with broad allegorical potential”

Cinevue: ★★★★ “Too Late to Die Young is Castillo’s remarkable endeavour to relive memories, sensations and lived moments”

Sight & Sound: “Set in the aftermath of the Pinochet regime, Dominga Sotomayor’s accomplished third film explores different generations adapting to new freedoms and an uncertain future”

DIRECTOR: Dominga Sotomayor
DETAILS: CH/BR/AR/NE, 2018, 110mins, 15
STARRING: Antar Machado , Demian Hernández, Magdalena Tótoro
F-RATED: Single
LANGUAGE: Spanish with English subs

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Wheelchair Access

Level access is available to the stalls via the Brudenell Road fire exit. There are four wheelchair spaces in the auditorium. Sadly at this time our toilets are not accessible via wheelchair. 

Hyde Park Picture House
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