Barbican Family Film Hub: Song Of The Sea (PG)

Programmed by Barbican Cinema

Barbican Family Film Hub: Song Of The Sea (PG)


The Churchyard at St John’s Leytonstone turns into a family oasis for the weekend with a programme of unusual and beloved shorts and features, from close to home and further afield.

Song of the Sea (PG)
This exquisite Oscar nominated animation follows the tale of Ben and Saoirse, two young siblings on a remote island, whose lives are thrown into turmoil when they discover that Saoirse is a Selkie (a human who can turn into a seal) and must help an ancient fairy people and overcome Macha, the Owl Witch. With intricate celtic-inspired hand drawn animation, this visually stunning folk tale is an unmissable experience on a big screen. 

Ireland, Belgium, Denmark, France, Luxembourg Dir Tomm Moore 93 min
Age recommendation: 6+

This screening will be presented with on screen English subtitles for the Hard of Hearing. Please note, this film contains mild threat.