THE LOBSTER
Director: Yorgos Lanthimos
Genre: Comedy/Drama/Romance
Year of production: 2015
Running time: 118'


Synopsis
In a dystopian near future, single people, according to the laws of The City, are taken to The Hotel, where they are obliged to find a romantic partner in forty-five days or are transformed into beasts and sent off into The Woods.

Biography
The award-winning director Yorgos Lanthimos was born in Athens, Greece. He studied directing for Film and Television at the Stavrakos Film School in Athens. He has directed a number of dance videos in collaboration with Greek choreographers, in addition to TV commercials, music videos, short films and theatre plays. Lanthimos’ films include his first feature Kinetta, Dogtooth, which won the "Un Certain Regard" award at the 2009 Cannes Film Festival, and was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film in 2011. The Lobster marks his first English language film.

Location and Day/Time
Abu Dhabi: The Mall at World Trade Centre Abu Dhabi - cinema 8
22/10/2016 - 7:00 PM

Dubai: Ibn Battuta Mall – cinema 12
23/10/2016 - 7:00 PM




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