TYPIST ARTIST PIRATE KING puts forgotten artist Audrey Amiss on the map. Inspired by her extensive archive of diaries, letters and art, the film weaves real events into an imagined journey as Audrey goes on a road trip with her psychiatric nurse.
From acclaimed British filmmaker, Carol Morley, this dark and funny exploration of the growing friendship between two women as they hit the road in an electric car looking for reconciliation, is filled with adventure, humour and compassion.
Genre: DramaTechnical Details
Length: 106 minutes
Date: 27th October 2023
“A likeable, generous, imaginative response to the work of the neglected English artist Audrey Amiss” ★★★★ The Guardian
“A funny, touching, nuanced portrait of an undersung artist with stellar performances from Monica Dolan and Kelly Macdonald” ★★★★ Flickering Myths
“Morley’s most successful film to date” ★★★★ Eye For Film
“Another adventurous endeavour from one of Britain’s most exciting filmmakers” ★★★★ In Their Own League
“Typist Artist Pirate King paints a brilliantly astute portrait of mental health” ★★★★ Movie Marker
“Typist Artist Pirate King is by turns riotous and touching” Sight and Sound