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Lily Cole: Balls at The Foundling Museum

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Time 10:00
Date 31/07/18
Price £11

Balls is the new film by Foundling Fellow Lily Cole exploring connections between the Foundling Hospital story and Emily Brontë’s much-loved novel Wuthering Heights.

Running from: Tue 31 Jul - Sun 02 Dec.

2016 Foundling Fellow Lily Cole has created a film to mark the 200th anniversary of Emily Brontë’s birth. On display in the Committee Room and also at the Brontë Parsonage Museum, Balls takes as its starting point Heathcliff, the foundling character central to Wuthering Heights, and explores links between the Foundling Hospital story and the much-loved novel by Brontë. To accompany the film, The Foundling Museum are displaying objects from the Brontë Parsonage Museum relating to the author and her inspiration.