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Film + Food Night: Searching For Sugar Man At Oval Space

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Oval Space, Hackney

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Film + Food Night: Searching For Sugar Man At Oval Space

Films and fancy drinks in a flippin' amazing venue

"Fascinating…a must-see."

- Empire
They've come out of the basement at Plastic People and now they've found themselves at the heady heights of Oval Space. This summer, Behind This Wall are collaborating with Oval Space to deliver a series of exciting and original events for you lovely people, including a number of film screenings. For this event, catch the spectacular documentary Searching For Sugar Man. It follows the journey of two fans searching for Sixto Rodriguez. Rodriguez was a musician who had faded into obscurity in the US. However, in apartheid South Africa, he became a huge hit (unbeknownst to him) and he was widely rumoured to have died. The obsessed fans strive to learn Rodriguez's fate. A modern classic – cinema really doesn't get much better than this. Burger ticket includes: gourmet cheese half-pounder. A 100% organic beef burger layered with dill pickles, tomato, gouda, red onion, mayo and lettuce. Cocktail ticket includes: an old fashioned. "I hope you're able to see this film. You deserve to. And yes, it exists because we need for it too." – Roger Ebert "Searching for Sugar Man is a fresh and unexpected documentary that plays like a nail-biting mystery and a ticket to ride the whirlwind where art and commerce do battle." – Peter Travers Certificate: 12. Runtime: 1 hour 25 minutes. The event will take place indoors. Bar open from 5pm, screening as the sun sets. £1 oyster happy hour with 20% off cocktails 6pm-7pm.

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