The Real Charlie Chaplin (12A)

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Part of: Accessible Cinema Screenings

Details

Audio Description [AD] available

Directed by Peter Middleton and James Spinney  

From the award-winning creative team behind Notes On Blindness and Listen To Me, Marlon comes a contemporary take on cinema’s most iconic figure. In an innovative blend of newly-unearthed audio recordings, dramatic reconstructions and personal archive, the film traces Charlie Chaplin’s meteoric rise from the slums of Victorian London to the heights of Hollywood superstardom, before his scandalous fall from grace. 

Refracting his life through a kaleidoscope of previously unheard voices and perspectives, the film sheds new light on the many sides of a groundbreaking, controversial and visionary artist. For decades he was the most famous man in the world but who was The Real Charlie Chaplin?

Certificate:

12A

Duration

Approx 114 mins

Time details

15-20 mins of trailers & adverts before the screening (not included in duration)

Languages:

English

Content Guidance:

Domestic abuse, Moderate language, References to child sex abuse