“Submarine” is a coming-of-age comedy-drama film released in 2010, directed by Richard Ayoade and based on the novel of the same name by Joe Dunthorne. The film is set in Wales during the 1980s and follows the story of a 15-year-old boy named Oliver Tate (played by Craig Roberts), who is struggling to navigate the complexities of adolescence.
Oliver’s life is complicated by his parents’ troubled marriage, his own awkwardness, and his crush on a classmate named Jordana (played by Yasmin Paige). As Oliver tries to win Jordana’s affections, he also becomes increasingly concerned about his parents’ relationship and tries to intervene to prevent their separation.
The film features a quirky visual style, with imaginative sequences and offbeat humor, but it also deals with serious themes such as love, loss, and the difficulties of growing up. “Submarine” received critical acclaim for its inventive storytelling, strong performances, and striking visuals, and it has since gained a cult following among fans of indie cinema.
Duration: 97 min.