‘A Hijacking’ is Cine Club’s November flick

The third instalment of the Clonmel Cine Club’s Autumn/Winter season takes place on the second Thursday of next month - November 14.

The third instalment of the Clonmel Cine Club’s Autumn/Winter season takes place on the second Thursday of next month - November 14.

The next film is the excellent ‘A Hijacking’, a Danish thriller written and directed by Tobias Lindholm.

What’s the plot?

The cargo ship MV Rozen is heading for harbour when it is hijacked by Somali pirates in the Indian Ocean. Among the men on board are the ship’s cook Mikkel (Pilou Asbæk), who along with the rest of the seamen are taken hostage in a cynical game of life and death. With the demand for a ransom of millions of dollars, a psychological drama unfolds between the CEO of the shipping company (Søren Malling) and the Somali pirates.

Do not miss this film! Venue is South Tipperary County Museum (check Clonmel Cine Club on Facebook for updates) on November 14. Doors open at 7pm, film starts at 7.30pm.

Places are limited so first come, first seated! Email clonmelcineclub@gmail.com for more info.