Into The Wild

Dir: Sean Penn
Cast: Emile Hirsch, Kristen Stewart, Catherine Keener
148mins   2007   USA   15   English   

Based on the true story of Christopher McCandless who after graduating from Emory University, abandons his possessions, gives his entire $24,000 savings to charity and hitchhikes to Alaska to live in the wilderness. Along the way, Christopher encounters a series of characters that shape his life.

With the whole of America as his backdrop, Penn pulls off his most ambitious movie yet. The result is a beautiful and thought-provoking road movie -  Dan Jolin, Empire

This film is screened for the Book to Film Club so please book the Course Participant ticket and arrive at 10:30 if you wish to take part in the introduction and post film discussion.



Thu 6 February