Søren Juul Petersen’s film functions as an unsettling and unflinching commentary on contemporary social media and the consumer’s obsession to watch everything. In Finale, two gas station attendants unwittingly become the stars of a terrifying show streamed live on the dark web.
Held captive by a sadistic ringmaster their survival instincts are stretched to the limit as an unseen audience decide their fate.
In so doing, the film merges unsettling social commentary with scenes of violence that some viewers may find disturbing.
Warning – contains scenes that some viewers may find disturbing.
Saturday 9th November 2019 12am-1.30am - The Mockingbird Cinema, The Custard Factory, Birmingham