Film Program, Years 7 & 8
Andrew Davis, 117 mins, USA, 2003
Stanley Yelnats is sent to a juvenile detention camp after he is wrongly accused of stealing and is forced to dig holes in the desert landscape as punishment. But why?
The screening is accompanied by a discussion of the film's narrative complexity, genre, visual language and character.
You got to go and dig those holes. With broken hands and withered souls. Emancipated from all you know. You got to go and dig those holes
- Zig-Zag, Holes
Admission: $10 per student (min 30 students, max 160 students)
Program Duration: This program runs for approximately 2 hours and 40 minutes. This includes a screening of the film, a short interval and a 30 minute lecture.