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Hijack! QFT Mixtape Vol. 1


Across July 7-9 we’re teaming up with Belfast’s Queen’s Film Theatre to present Hijack! QFT Mixtape Vol 1, a weekend-long takeover series featuring a selection of some of the very best music-themed films and documentaries.

Including NI premieres of Gus Sutherland’s The Unseen: A Detroit Beat Tape, Sarah Price’s L7: Pretend We’re Dead (above), Iggy Pop and Josh Homme doc American Valhalla and John Scheinfeld’s John Coltrane documentary Chasing Trane, the series will also including a Delia Derbyshire Double Bill, School of Rock, Stop Making Sense and more.

See below for the full programme.

Tickets are available to buy via the QFT website.

Chasing Trane: The John Coltrane Documentary
Friday, July 7 – 6.20pm

Jazz On A Summer’s Day
Friday, July 7 – 4.40pm
Sunday, July 9 – 3.00pm

Delia Derbyshire Double Bill
The Delian Mode & Circle of Light: The Photography of Pamela Bone
Saturday, July 8 – 6pm

The Unseen: A Detroit Mixtape
Saturday, July 8 – 9.30pm

Twenty Feet From Stardom
Sunday, July 9 – 2.00pm

Beauty and the Beast Sing-Along
Sunday, July 9 – 12.20pm

Sunday, July 9 – 4.00pm

School of Rock
Friday, July 7 – 4.00pm

Stop Making Sense
Friday, July 7 – 8.30pm

American Valhalla
Saturday, July 8 – 8.30pm

L7: Pretend We’re Dead
Saturday, July 8 – 6.30pm

Outcasts by Choice
Saturday, July 8 – 7.25pm

The Decline of Western Civilization
Friday, July 7 -6.40pm

The Decline of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal Years  
Friday, July 7 – 8.50pm

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