The Screening Room
120 Princess Street • Kingston, ON

Doors: 5:45PM | Show Starts: 6:30PM
All Ages

Featuring: Stockholm


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Event type: All Ages

Director: Robert Budreau

Featuring: Ethan Hawke, Noomi Rapace, Mark Strong

English, 92 minutes, Rating Not Available

Movie fans who know their thriller cliches have heard of Stockholm Syndrome, a term based on the surprising tendency of captors and captives to form emotional bonds when stuck together in high-stakes situations. Yet the real story of the hostage-taking situation that spawned the phrase may be stranger than viewers can imagine. Writer-director Robert Budreau re-teams with the great Ethan Hawke – the leading man in the filmmaker’s terrific Chet Baker biopic BORN TO BE BLUE (KCFF 2016) – for a gripping drama that delves into the real details of what went down in a normally sleepy bank in Stockholm in 1973. It’s hard not to be wowed by Budreau’s finesse when it comes to creating convincing period details and handling a tone that continually shifts from the tense to absurd. His actors are even more remarkable, with Hawke’s charismatic bank robber finding his match in the tenacious bank teller played by Noomi Rapace.

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The Screening Room
120 Princess Street, Kingston, ON


Part of: 2019 Kingston Canadian Film Festival

February 28, 2019 - March 3, 2019


Stockholm will be at The Screening Room in Kingston, ON on Saturday, March 2, 2019. Doors at 5:45PM, and the Show Starts around 6:30PM. Stockholm line-up includes Stockholm. The Screening Room is located at 120 Princess Street, Kingston, ON.

Cutoff is Saturday, March 2, 2019 6:44 pm EST unless it sells out earlier.