Event Type: Film
Unrest

DATE:
Thu 18 January

TIME:
7:30PM

PRICE:
£9, £6 for under 15s and registered disabled

DESCRIPTION:

A love story as Jen and Omar struggle to forge their relationship while dealing with her mysterious illness .

Twenty-eight year-old Jennifer Brea is working on her PhD at Harvard and months away from marrying the love of her life when she gets a mysterious fever that leaves her bedridden and looking for answers.

Disbelieved by doctors yet determined to live, she turns her camera on herself and discovers a hidden world of millions of people confined to their homes and bedrooms by ME, commonly known as chronic fatigue syndrome.

At its core, Unrest is a love story. Together, Jen and her new husband, Omar, must find a way to build a life and fight for a cure. Their struggle to forge their relationship while dealing with her mysterious illness is at once heartbreaking, inspiring and funny.

Read the Telegraph Review here

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