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Sorry to Bother You (2018)

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Sorry to Bother You (2018)

Film
Friday, October 12
8:30 pm
Cost: Free
A free screening of Sorry to Bother You (2018)

USA | 111 min | R | DCP | Dir. Boots Riley

In an alternate reality of present-day Oakland, Calif., telemarketer Cassius Green (Lakeith Stanfield) finds himself in a macabre universe after he discovers a magical key that leads to material glory. As Green's career begins to take off, his friends and co-workers organize a protest against corporate oppression. Cassius soon falls under the spell of Steve Lift (Armie Hammer), a cocaine-snorting CEO who offers him a salary beyond his wildest dreams. 

"Boots Riley's Sorry to Bother You ambitiously pushes the envelope of the sci-fi and comedy genres for a wholly unique, refreshing and hilarious film." -Molly Freeman (Screen Rant)

Assistive Screening Accommodations for Patrons with Disability

  • Closed Captions Available
  • Visually Impaired Audio Description Available
  • Assisted Listening Device Amplification Available

This event is intended for UW-Madison students, faculty, staff, Wisconsin Union members and their guests. Anyone can become a Wisconsin Union member

USA | 111 min | R | DCP | Dir. Boots Riley

In an alternate reality of present-day Oakland, Calif., telemarketer Cassius Green (Lakeith Stanfield) finds himself in a macabre universe after he discovers a magical key that leads to material glory. As Green's career begins to take off, his friends and co-workers organize a protest against corporate oppression. Cassius soon falls under the spell of Steve Lift (Armie Hammer), a cocaine-snorting CEO who offers him a salary beyond his wildest dreams. 

"Boots Riley's Sorry to Bother You ambitiously pushes the envelope of the sci-fi and comedy genres for a wholly unique, refreshing and hilarious film." -Molly Freeman (Screen Rant)

Assistive Screening Accommodations for Patrons with Disability

  • Closed Captions Available
  • Visually Impaired Audio Description Available
  • Assisted Listening Device Amplification Available

This event is intended for UW-Madison students, faculty, staff, Wisconsin Union members and their guests. Anyone can become a Wisconsin Union member

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film@union.wisc.edu
608-890-3000

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