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Free Fire: Director's Q&A

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Free Fire is an all-guns-blazing '70s crime caper about a weapons deal gone wrong. In this post-screening Q&A the film's Director Ben Wheatley is joined by the film's soundtrack composers Geoff Barrow and Ben Salisbury to discuss how they got involved in the film and to answer questions from the audience ranging from bullet counts to budgets.

Feb 2017

Duration: 30mins 17secs

Free Fire is Ben Wheatley’s 2017 crime caper that he describes as Home Alone with adults in, a comedy that is also incredibly violent and a hard bolied crime caper that is a mix of Evil Dead and Tom & Jerry!

However you choose to describe it's the latest from one of the UK’s most dazzling and prolific cinematic talents.

In this post screening Q&A at Watershed Ben is joined by the film's soundtrack Bristol based composers Geoff Barrow and Ben Salisbury to discuss how they got involved in the film and to answer questions from the audience ranging from bullet counts to budgets.