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'71

Produced by the team who brought you THIS IS ENGLAND ‘90, YARDIE, SUBMARINE and FOUR LIONS and shot on location in Sheffield, Leeds, Liverpool and Blackburn, Yann Demange’s feverish directorial debut (for which he won a British Independent Film Award) plunges you right into the chaos and never once lets you catch your breath.

Directors

  • Yann Demange

Writers

  • Gregory Burke

Cast

  • Jack O'Connell
  • Sean Harris
  • David Wilmot
  • Richard Dormer
  • Paul Anderson
  • Charlie Murphy

Synopsis

As a lethal riot breaks out between Catholics and Protestants in Belfast in 1971, a young British soldier from Derbyshire inadvertently left behind by his unit must survive the night behind enemy lines.