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Sat, 24 Feb


Dome Cinema and Bar


A drama teetering between dark comedy and suspense

Time & Location

24 Feb 2024, 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Dome Cinema and Bar, 38 Childers Road, Gisborne 4010, New Zealand

About the event

Directed by Carolina Markowicz, Charcoal tells the story of a family in São Paulo’s countryside who accept a mysterious guest into their home, only to discover he’s a wanted Argentine drug lord. With their house his new-found hideout, the family must learn how to live with a dangerous criminal while keeping up the illusion of an unchanged routine to their neighbours.  

★★★★ "Markowicz maintains a tight grip on the tone, keeping it just on the biting point between black comedy and agonising suspense." - The Guardian 

★★★★ "The performances are note-perfect, the tension consistent." - The Times  Portuguese with English subtitles

View the trailer here.

Bar and Pizza from 5pm. Film starts at 7:00 pm. End times are approximate and vary night to night.

Bookings essential. Text the Dome Cinema with your name, date, movie and number of people to 027 590 2117.

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