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Little Malcolm and His Struggle Against the Eunuchs
March 7, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm£6 – £8
We’re delighted to have two screenings at Bluecoat in 2019, as part of their exhibition exploring the Art Schools of the North West (on until 10 March 2019). We’ve selected Taste of Honey and Little Malcolm and His Struggle Against the Eunuchs, two classic cult films to watch in the glorious surroundings of the Bluecoat performance room.
6.30pm introduction in gallery/ 7pm screening
Join us for the this vintage film which contains unexpected glimpses of art school life. This comedy drama directed by Stuart Cooper – the first feature film produced by George Harrison, who supplied incidental music – features art student Malcolm (John Hurt), expelled from Oldham Art School, at war with ‘the Eunarchy’ of social conformists and sexual timidity. The film is part of the contextual programme for our exhibition, The Art Schools of North West England by John Beck and Matthew Cornford.