High-Rise

13 November 2016

Sat 26.11. 2016 / 17:30 / Annis, main theatre

HIGH-RISE / Ben Wheatley / 2015 / United Kingdom / 119 min

Fiction

In english

High-Rise is a dystopian science fiction movie that is based on the novel of the same name by J. G. Ballard. The film is set in luxurious tower block where the main character, Dr. Robert Laing (Tom Hiddleston), has moved in. The upper echelons of society live in the top floors, while more common people live in the lower ones. Laing is enjoying the modern conveniences of the tower block among others until its infrastructure begins to fail and chaos begins to reign.