Category Archives: Archived village screen films

A list of the films/ live screenings shown from January 2017

My Cousin Rachel (12A); Sat 17th February 2018

Passion overtakes reason in this dark and layered romance – based on Daphne du Maurier’s classic novel – starring Oscar Winner Rachel Weisz. Believing his mysterious, beautiful cousin Rachel (Weisz) murdered the man who raised him, Philip (Sam Claflin), a … Continue reading

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A Man Called Ove (15); Sat 3rd February 2018

A bitter-sweet comedy drama – 59 year old Ove  is the curmudgeon on the block, he keeps a stern and watchful eye on the neighbourhood, when he is not visiting his wife’s grave and contemplating suicide. When Parvaneh moves into … Continue reading

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Churchill (PG) Sat 20th January 2018

Tensions mount for the beleaguered British Prime Minister Winston Churchill (Brian Cox) in the days leading up to infamous Allied D-Day landings in Normandy, France in June, 1944. Fearful of repeating his deadly mistakes from World War I in the … Continue reading

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Hidden Figures (PG) Sat 16th December

‘Hidden Figures’ is the incredible untold true story of a team of female African-American mathematicians, who served a vital role in NASA during the early years of the U.S. space program. As the USA raced against Russia to put a … Continue reading

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A United Kingdom (12) 18th November 2017

‘A United Kingdom’ is based on extraordinary true events. From director Amma Asante (Belle) and starring David Oyelowo and Rosamund Pike, set against the breath-taking backdrops of the African savannah and period London, ‘A United Kingdom’ celebrates the inspiring real-life … Continue reading

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The Olive Tree (15) 4th November 2017

The venue , as usual, is the Village Hall 7.00 for 7.30pm. Licenced bar, cool ices, posh pop, filter coffee. Not so new but still comfy chairs! Tickets £4.50 from 01263 860257, from Parkers Garage, or on the door (subject to availability).To download … Continue reading

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Their Finest (12A): Saturday 21st October 2017

1940, London, the Blitz; with the nation bowed down by war, the British ministry turns to propaganda films to boost morale at home, lift the nation’s flagging spirits; and inspire America to join the war. Realizing their films could use … Continue reading

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Incendies (15): Saturday 7th October 2017

Powerful, raw and gripping, “Incendies” is a Canadian drama directed by Denis Villeneuve (‘Arrival’), nominated for an Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film. At the opening of their mother’s will, Canadian twins Jeanne and Simon are left two envelopes, asking … Continue reading

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Lion (PG): Saturday 16th September 2017

Based on a true story, “Lion” tells the story of five-year-old Indian child Saroo, who gets lost on a train which takes him 1500 miles across India, away from home and family. Somehow he survives living on the streets of … Continue reading

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Arrival (12A) – Sat 15th April 2017

A stunning thoughtful sci-fi drama. After twelve alien spacecraft land on Earth, linguistics professor Louise Banks is trying to learn about the aliens’ language and discover why they have come to Earth, before someone else across the globe decides to … Continue reading

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