Blue Jean (15)

Running from
Last event: Thursday 2 March at 3pm
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Part of: Storyhouse Queer, Parent & Baby Screenings, Accessible Cinema Screenings


Caption Subtitled Screenings: 27 February - 11am

Audio Description [AD] available

Directed by Georgia Oakley 
Starring Rosy McEwan, Kerrie Hayes, Lucy Halliday, Lydia Page 

England, 1988 – Margaret Thatcher’s Conservative government are about to pass a law stigmatizing gays and lesbians, forcing Jean, a PE teacher, to live a double life. As pressure mounts from all sides, the arrival of a new girl at school catalyses a crisis that will challenge Jean to her core. 

WINNER of 4 British Independent Film Awards including Best Lead Performance – Rosy McEwan.

BAFTA-nominated for Outstanding Debut by a British Writer, Director, or Producer – Georgia Oakley.

On Saturday 25 February at 6pm we are delighted to welcome the film’s producer Hélène Sifre and Principal Lecturer in Physical Education at Leeds Beckett University, Sarah Squires for a Q&A following the screening.

Sarah Squires was one of the original teachers who has inspired the film and advised on the screenplay. She has written widely on sexual identity, physical education and sport.




Approx 97 mins

Time details

15-20 mins of trailers & adverts before the screening (not included in duration))
Excludes Parent & Baby screening which will start at 11am (no trailers) and Saturday 25 February screening which will start at 6pm

Content Guidance:

Homophobia, Sex, Sex references, Strong language