Film: Hunger

Thursday, June 4, 7:30 pm The Brooks and Indie Memphis partner to screen this intense and emotional debut feature film from Turner Prize-winning visual artist Steve McQueen . Winner of the coveted Camera D’Or at the 2008 Cannes Film Festival , Hunger tells the history of the Irish Republican Army and their fight to reclaim rights from their government. In 1971, Irish officials used the Special Powers Act to initiate a raid on Republican areas to arrest members of the IRA ,... Read More
Posted by Andria Lisle at Tuesday, May 26, 2009
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