Central DOCS Club: Best

Director: Daniel Gordon. UK 2016. 92 mins.

After the screening join a discussuion about the film lead by Toby King, marketing manager at Picturehouse Central.

BAFTA-nominated director Daniel Gordon turns his camera spotlight on football legend George Best. Described by the Irish Football Association as “the greatest player to ever pull on the green shirt of Northern Ireland”, Best was the charismatic boy from Belfast who could thrill crowds with every turn. But with such extraordinary fame came a fatal temptation towards drink and depression. Featuring never-before-seen interviews with friends and close family, BEST delivers fascinating new insights into the rise and fall of one of football’s greatest talents. Contains infrequent partially obscured strong language.

Club and Group screenings

Mon 27th Feb 18.30 Picturehouse Docs: Bringing you the best in new and topical documentaries covering issues around the world. Central Docs Club: After the screening join us for an informal discussion about the film, all welcome.

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