September 2018 to February 2019 Programme
Programme leaflets can be collected at a screening, or a printable version can be found here. (S) denotes film has subtitles. Click to view a trailer. Controls along the bottom allow you to Pause, show in Full Screen mode. From Full Screen mode click Esc key to return to the page.
Friday 7th September 2018, Film Stars Don't Die in Liverpool (15) - Drama
UK 2017 – Director: Paul McGuigan
Saturday 22nd September 2018, A Fantastic Woman (S) (15) - World Cinema
Chile 2017 – Director: Sebastian Lelio
Friday 5th October 2018, Nocturnal Animals (15) - Mystery
USA 2016 – Director: Tom Ford
|Saturday 20th October 2018, 10th Anniversary Celebrations (6:45pm for 7:30pm)|
Our guest will be the film director, Sir Alan Parker. His films have won nineteen BAFTA awards, ten Golden Globes and six Oscars. In 2013 he was awarded the BAFTA Academy Fellowship Award "in recognition of outstanding achievement in the art forms of the moving image", which is the highest honour the British Academy can bestow. He has selected our film for tonight.
Birdy (15) - Classic
|Friday 2nd November 2018, Lean on Pete (15) - Drama|
USA 2017 – Director: Andrew Haigh
15-year-old Charley lands a job at a local racetrack, caring for an ageing quarter horse named Lean on Pete. Working there, Charley finds a sense of camaraderie. But he discovers that Pete is bound for slaughter, prompting him to take extreme measures to spare his new friend’s life. Powerful and poignant film making. Running time: 121 minutes.
|Saturday 17th November 2018, Metro Manila (S) (15) - World Cinema|
UK, Philippines 2013 – Director: Sean Ellis
Oscar Ramirez is a poor farmer who takes his family to Manila to seek a brighter future. They are quickly overwhelmed and fall prey to unscrupulous locals. Oscar gets lucky and finds a job. But the perils of his new job and life may prove too much. A very moving exploration into how far a man will go for his family. Running time 115 minutes. Tagalog with English subtitles
Friday 7th December 2018, Sweet Bean (S) (PG) - World Cinema
Japan, France, Germany 2015 – Director: Naomi Kawase
Saturday 15th December 2018, Edie (12A) - Drama
UK 2018 – Director: Simon Hunter
Friday 11th January 2019, Funny Cow (15) - Comedy
UK 2017 – Director: Adrian Shergold
Saturday 26th January 2019, Wind River (15) - Crime
USA 2017 – Director: Taylor Sheridan
Friday 8th February 2019, Loving Vincent (12A) - Animation
Poland, UK, USA 2017 – Directors: Dorota Kobiela, Hugh Welchman
|Saturday 23rd February 2019, Their Finest (12A) - Drama|
UK/Sweden 2016 – Director: Lone Scherfig
Love blossoms during the Blitz, as the Ministry of Information's film unit exploits artifice and "the magic of cinema" to raise the nation’s spirits. Heartwarming comedy drama with Gemma Arterton and Sam Claflin. Includes a standout performance from Bill Nighy. Running time: 117 minutes.