Whiplash

8:00 PM 22nd September 2018 Newcastle Community Cinema

Damien Chazelle's film about an ambitious jazz student and his abusive teacher.

Andrew, a promising young jazz drummer enrolls at a cut-throat music conservatory where his dreams of greatness are mentored by an instructor who will stop at nothing to realise a student’s potential. Andrew’s passion to achieve perfection quickly spirals into obsession, as his ruthless teacher continues to push him to the brink of both his ability-and his sanity. Winner of 3 Oscars.

Dir: Damien Chazelle, USA, 2014, 106 mins., 15