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Persona Non Grata + Tough | TFF

Persona Non Grata + Tough | TFF

On October 11, 2021

At 177 Bourbong St, Bundaberg Central QLD 4670, Australia177 Bourbong St, Bundaberg Central QLD 4670, Australia


(07) 4130 4100

Categories: Performing Arts


Set in rural Denmark, this charming comedy-drama follows a hip young Danish author as she returns to her rural family after a long absence to attend a family wedding.

When Laura, or Irina as she now calls herself arrives, it doesn’t take long for her to disagree with her conventional family on numerous topics from the benefits of being a vegan to the unfairness of the prison system. But what’s worse is she discovers that her mother wholly dotes on bride-to-be Catrine, even giving her the family wedding ring. Moreover, no one seems to remember that Catrine bullied Irina when they were children. While Catrine gallantly says that this is water under the bridge, Irina doesn’t believe her and desperately concocts subtle often funny ways to expose the real personality of the now seemingly sweet Catrine.

With beautiful scenery and quirky yet relatable characters, director Lisa Jespersen’s debut is a poignant and funny story of the strained relationships that unwittingly develop when traditions and new ideas collide.

Language: In Danish with English subtitles

Runtime: 91 minutes

Classification: M

Country: Denmark

Awards: Best Nordic Film Nomiee, Goteborg Film Festival 2021

Screens with short film - Tough

A young girl believes that if she wears body armour she will be as tough as her horse and overcome her bullying dad.

Runtime: 15 mins

Classification: 15+

Country: Australia

Presented by Travelling Film Festival

**Tickets go on sale Wednesday, 8 September @ 3pm

Contact name: Moncrieff Box Office

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Cost Single Adult $14.50, Single Concession $12.50, Single Student/Child $10.00, Full Subscription Adult $57.00, Full Subscription Concession $51.00

2021-10-11 02:30:00
2021-10-11 02:30:00