Jellyfish (15)

Friday 22 November 2019
7:30pm - 9:09pm
Film Unit Cinema in the Nelson Mandela Auditorium

Director: James Gardner
Cast: Liv Hill, Sinead Matthews
Country: UK
Language: English

Life for teenager Sarah Taylor is not easy. Living in Margate where she cares for her younger brother and sister and her manic-depressive mother, Sarah struggles to keep her family afloat. On top of a difficult home-life Sarah deals with an exploitative and overbearing boss and bullies at school leaving her on the brink of despair. But when Sarah’s drama teacher gives her a new purpose and encourages her to channel her ferocious energies into a stand-up comedy act, she discovers a hidden talent. As her passion for comedy grows, Sarah continues to push against adversary but the walls of life are closing in and she feels forced to choose between caring for her mother, and her love of comedy.