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Wed Feb 28, 2018 – 5:00 pm | Hendricks Arts Center
The Hope Rooms
Directed by Sam Yates
United Kingdom | 24 min | 2016
The Hope Rooms tells the story of estranged father, Eamonn (Ciáran Hinds, Mance Rayder in Game of Thrones), and his son Sean (Andrew Scott, Moriarty in Sherlock), who meet up after 15 years at a café in London to heal old wounds.
Sam Yates is an award-winning film and theatre director. He was voted one of Screen International’s Stars of Tomorrow in 2016, named a rising star in The Observer, and featured in GQ Magazine’s Men of the next 25 years. Yates has been described as “a major talent” in The Guardian newspaper and “a director of unusual flair” in The Observer.