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Play the Devil

When:
Saturday July 8 at 11:00AM

Where:
Bainbridge Cinemas at the Pavilion
403 Madison Ave N #101, Bainbridge Island WA 98110

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In this simmering, unconventional thriller set in the lush hills of Trinidad, Gregory (Petrice Jones), a sensitive scholar struggling with his sexuality, is pursued by rich, married businessman James (a quietly menacing Gareth Jenkins). Seduction and obsession intertwine with cultural, sexual, and family dynamics in a multilayered story that spirals to a fateful conclusion that challenges moral interpretation. This drama from Bahamian-born, queer writer-director Maria Govan bursts with colorful scenes of the Carnival ritual "the Jab" and uses authentic island locales and music to show precisely what it means to PLAY THE DEVIL.