FILM: Bait (15)
May 21 @ 19:00pm - 20:30pm£4 – £6
Tickets on sale Tuesday 11th May
The second of the programme from The Bishop’s Castle Film Society
★★★★★”…one of the defining British films of the decade. It’s war between the locals and tourists in a once-thriving Cornish fishing village in Mark Jenkin’s dreamlike masterpiece” The Guardian
★★★★★”A rare find that is a truly original feature by a British director. Bait ferments weighty social themes into cinema so intoxicating it changes your blood-alcohol levels” Empire
Bait is a 2019 British drama film written and directed by Mark Jenkin. Starring Edward Rowe as a struggling fisherman, ttensions that arise between locals and tourists in a Cornish fishing village against a back drop of second homes, short-term lets and gentrification.