This Thursday is the last in a series of Swedish films about childhood and adolescence at the V&A Museum of Childhood, and also happens to feature vampires! Details below…
(2008, Tomas Alfredson, Cert 15)
Thursday 24th May 2018
V&A Museum of Childhood, Bethnal Green, Cambridge Heath Rd, London E2 9PA
Doors open 18.30, programme begins 19.00.
In Swedish with English subtitles.
£7 per person per film. Concession £5.
Lonely 12-year-old Oskar is bullied by his classmates. A new friendship develops when Eli, a pale, serious young girl who only comes out at night moves in next door…
Followed by a panel discussion with:
Stacey Abbott, Reader in Film and Television Studies and author of “Undead Apocalypse: Vampires and Zombies in the 21st Century, “ University of Roehampton
Stephen Baker, Association of Child Psychotherapy
Johann Hallström, Film Programmer and Actor.
Robin Basu Roy, Clinical Lecturer in Paediatrics, University of Oxford
and Swedish snacks courtesy of the Embassy of Sweden in London!