From master storyteller, Guillermo del Toro, comes The Shape of Water – an other-worldly fable, set against the backdrop of Cold War era America, circa 1962.
In the hidden high-security government laboratory where she works, lonely Elisa (Sally Hawkins) is trapped in a life of isolation. Elisa’s life is changed forever when she and co-worker Zelda (Octavia Spencer) discover a secret classified experiment.
Rounding out the cast are Michael Shannon, Richard Jenkins, Michael Stuhlbarg and Doug Jones.
- The Shape of Water led all films with 7 Golden Globe nominations – including Best Picture.
- The film picked up record 14 Critics Choice nominations.
- The Wall Street Journal has named The Shape of Water the best movie of the year.
- The AFI has named The Shape of Water among the top 10 films of the year.
Join the CliffCentral crew for a special screening of The Shape of Water:
Date: Thursday 18 January 2018
Venue: Cinema 1, Ster-Kinekor Rosebank Nouveau
Listen to The Gareth Cliff Show to find out how to get tickets for the screening.