Pillow Cinema: Suffragette
Carey Mulligan and co kick ass as the first feminists
It's time for a cinema revolution…and it's gonna be stuffed with feathers. Situated in the heart of East London, Pillow Cinema have transformed the stunning Tudor home Sutton House into a cosy space filled with fatboy bean bags. They’ll be screening a great range of films, so come and join them for the loveliest, comfiest, cosiest cinema experience this side of a fluffy cloud. For this screening, catch Carey Mulligan, Helena Bonham Carter and Meryl Streep stick two fingers up to the patriarchy in Suffragette. The film follows the foot soldiers of the early feminist movement – women who were forced underground to pursue a dangerous game of cat and mouse with an increasingly brutal state. Featuring head-turning performances from a stellar cast and a moving storyline, this is an excellent depiction of an important story that deserves to be heard. "It's a tremendous, awards-worthy performance from Carey Mulligan." – Time Out "A rousing, relevant slice of feminist history." – Hollywood Reporter Certificate 12A. Runtime: 1 hour 46 minutes. Doors open half an hour before film start time.
"Stirring and cleareyed – the best kind of history lesson."