Order for Customer
Your shopping basket is empty.

Spiral

Like a gay variation on Get Out, this socio-political shocker is a masterclass in escalating tension.

Become a BFI Member to enjoy priority booking for BFI Flare

Dir Kurtis David Harder
Prod Colin Minihan, Kurtis David Harder, Chris Ball, John Poliquin
Scr Colin Minihan, John Poliquin
With Jeffrey Bowyer-Chapman, Ari Cohen, Jennifer Laporte
Canada
2019
90min
Sales SC Films International

It’s 1995. Malik and his partner Aaron, along with Aaron’s teenage daughter, have uprooted to the suburbs in order to start a new chapter in their lives. The arrival of an interracial gay couple in a small town does not go unnoticed by the locals, but while most appear friendly, a pointed act of vandalism triggers painful memories for hate crime survivor Malik. As a creeping sense of paranoia grows, Malik catches a glimpse of a strange gathering being held by his neighbour and suspects dark forces at play. Featuring a standout performance by Jeffrey Bowyer-Chapman as Malik, Kurtis David Harder’s smart and scary horror film may be set in the mid-90s, but serves as a chilling sign of our times.

Michael Blyth

Additional information

Aged 16-25? Book £3 tickets in advance - find out more and sign up for free now!




Promotional Code

  • If you have a BFI promotion, please enter your code here: