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Still from "Sound of Metal" - a drummer at a drum set in dim light

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December 22, 2020 - December 29, 2020

Sound Of Metal

Hosted by Sudbury Indie Cinema

December 22 & December 29

Cinema is an art of sound and vision, but it’s the rare film that explores both with equal vitality. In a remarkably assured feature debut, Darius Marder finds a cinematic language that’s perfectly matched to this story of a man fighting to hold on to what defines him.

Riz Ahmed is a noise metal drummer. Shirtless and full of coiled intensity, he hammers out ferocious sets with his girlfriend and bandmate (Olivia Cooke). But with each show, a persistent ringing in his ears worsens until sound drops out altogether. For a deaf musician and his partner who’ve built their precarious existence doing what they know and love, what happens now? If he can’t recover his hearing, who will he become?

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Screens with open captions. $5 tickets are available at the box office for Deaf and hard of hearing Sudburians.