Year Of The Rooster
A gritty comedy about underground cockfighting
Gil Pepper’s been down on his luck and the cards are just not coming up in his favor. He’s got a clingy mother, his younger boss at McDonald's is a total twerp, and his rival cockfighting nemesis, Dickie Thimble, is out for blood. In a weird twist of fate, he crosses paths with a new prize-fighting rooster named Odysseus Rex. Suddenly, Gil is experiencing victory and gaining the respect he deserves in the cockfighting scene. Way to go Gil. General admission. Over 16s only.
"He takes us into the peculiar sub-culture of cock fighting and finds in that fierce and funny world dark resonances of ambition, winning and losing that reach us all."