Otto Baxter: Not A F***ing Horror Story 15

Fri 8 – Thu 14 Sep

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Director: Peter Beard, Bruce Fletcher, Otto Baxter

Year: 2022

Duration: 84 mins

Certificate: 15

Having premiered at Sheffield Doc Fest, this insightful, hilarious and compelling documentary follows Otto Baxter, a 35-year-old filmmaker with Down Syndrome, as he writes and directs his first short film, The Puppet Asylum.

Spanning six years, the film tells Otto’s story as he explores his experiences – including a bereavement that makes him confront his own mortality – and faces his demons in his work with visionary creative spirit and an unbridled sense of humour.

The following shows will be followed by a screening of Otto Baxter's short film The Puppet Asylum:

Fri 8 Sep, 6pm

Mon 11 Sep, 7.30pm

Tue 12 Sep, 1pm