CONTROL

UK/USA 2007, 122 mins, 16LS

Directed: Anton Corbijn.

Starring: Sam Riley, Samantha Morton, Alexandra Maria Lara.

Winner of the Director’s Fortnight at Cannes.

Winner of 5 British Independent Film Awards.

Acclaimed as the coolest British movie of that year (The Independent), a multi-award-winning biographical film about the troubled life of Ian Curtis, the famous singer of the late-1970s English post-punk band Joy Division. A film about the sound of passion and beauty that changed the face of music.

“The best film of the year: tender, bleakly funny and superbly acted.” The Guardian.

“Cuts to the soul of Ian’s life and music. You don’t watch this movie, you live it.” Rolling Stone.

“Electrifying.” Empire.

“A work of art. Sensational performances. 88% approval rating on Rotten Tomatoes.

“An extremely moving experience. A stunning tribute.” 10/10 User Review.