Whiplash

  • Screening Dates: 11th June 2015, 8pm  //  25th June 2015, 6pm
  • Starring: JK Simmons, Mildes Teller, Melissa benoist
  • Directed by: Damien Chazelle
  • Running time: 107 minutes
  • Rating: R
  • Language: English
Synopsis:

Andrew Neyman is an ambitious young jazz drummer, single-minded in his pursuit to rise to the top of his elite music conservatory.

Plagued by the failed  writing career of his father,  Andrew is passionate to become one of the greats. His instructor, Terence Fletcher, is equally known for his teaching talents as for his terrifying methods.

Fletcher transfers Andrew into his band, forever changing the young student’s life. Andrew’s passion to achieve perfection spirals into obsession, as his teacher pushes him to the brink of his ability, and his sanity.