Join us on Monday 11 January at 8.30pm for the first of our #Shirley Q&As. Music #composer and singer-songwriter Tamar-Kali talks to #EdithBowman about creating a unique alternative sound for the film.
SHIRLEY is available to watch on Curzon Home Cinema: http://bit.ly/39suGE3
Director Josephine Decker takes an imaginative and eerie approach to the literary biopic, playing fast and loose with biographical details to get to the uncanny, rebellious heart of Jackson’s art. The film received its world premiere earlier this year at Sundance, where it won the US Dramatic Special Jury Award for auteur filmmaking. Shirley Jackson (Moss) is on the precipice of writing her masterpiece when the arrival of newlyweds (Odessa Young and Logan Lerman) upends her meticulous routine and heightens tensions in her already tempestuous relationship with her philandering husband (Michael Stuhlbarg). With the men increasingly absent, Shirley and Rose develop a relationship that blurs boundaries and allows both to challenge the stuffy patriarchal atmosphere of 1950s America.
Living Room Q&As is a season of live-streamed Q&As brought to you by Curzon. In each episode, we’re joined by filmmakers from around the world in our virtual living room to discuss their latest creations, beamed straight to your home so you can ask your questions live.