Published on: 10 January 2020 in Events

1917 Q&A with Sam Mendes and Alfonso Cuarón: live-tweets

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For our first screening of 2020 we treated members to a very special screening of 1917, followed by a Q&A with director Sam Mendes. And as if that wasn’t enough, we also brought Alfonso Cuarón in to moderate.

Sam and Alfonso discussed the amount of preparation that was required for such long takes, the continued relevance of the First World War, and why you shouldn’t be sat there wondering where the cuts are.

Relive the event by reading our live-tweets below.


Our members certainly enjoyed such a fascinating discussion between two great filmmakers:

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