Lola and the Sea + All Those Sensations In My Belly (15*) + ScreenTalk
Fringe! Queer Film & Arts Fest 2021
On sale to Members Wednesday 6 October, 10am
On general sale Thursday 7 October, 10am
Mya Bollaers makes her stunning acting debut in this tender tale of a captivating young trans girl skater, Lola, who is struck by the sudden loss of her mother at a pivotal moment in her life.
Micheli’s stunning cinematography captures the dusky streets of Belgium and the haunting beauty of the sea, as Lola goes on a journey of self-discovery with her estranged father, to honour her mother, in this vital trans coming-of-age story.
+All Those Sensations in My Belly
Before the feature, we screen this entrancing and poignant hand-drawn, animated short, which explores a trans woman’s emotional landscape.
Belgium/France 2021 Dir Laurent Micheli 90 min
Croatia 2020 Dir Marko Djeska 13 min
Warning: the films contains instances of transphobia, such as deadnaming and misgendering.
Barbican Cinema 2
Barbican Cinema 2 & 3 are located on Beech Street, a short walk from the Barbican’s Silk Street entrance. From Silk Street, you’ll see a zebra crossing that will take you across the road to the venue.
The Barbican is widely accessible by bus, tube, train and by foot or bicycle. Plan your journey and find more route information in ‘Your Visit’ or book your car parking space in advance.
Cinemas 2 & 3 are located at Beech Street, a short walk from the Barbican Centre’s main Silk Street entrance. There are a couple of steep, dropped kerbs and an incline to negotiate between the two sites. Level access from Beech Street.
Each auditorium has three permanent wheelchair spaces (two in the third row and one in the front row) and 153 fixed seats with capacity for a further three spaces in the front row. Access to each auditorium is up a ramp. There are also a number of seats with step-free access.
Assistance dogs may be taken into the cinema – please tell us when booking to ensure your seat has enough space. If you prefer, you may leave your dog with a member of the foyer staff during the performance.
An infrared system for hard of hearing customers is provided in each auditorium; headsets or neck loops can be collected from foyer staff. The ticket desk counter is fitted with an induction loop.
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