Category Archives: Archive films 2017

A list of the films/ live screenings shown in 2017

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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Our Little Sister (15) Sat 1st April 2017

This Japanese film ‘Our Little Sister’ tells the story of three sisters in their 20s who live together in in a large house in Kamakura. When their father dies, they meet their shy teenage half-sister. Bonding quickly with the orphaned … Continue reading

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A Street Cat Named Bob (12A) Sat 18th March 2017

A true story, this British film is the true feel good story of how James, a busker and recovering drug addict, had his life transformed when he met a stray injured ginger cat (Bob) in his sheltered accommodation, and he … Continue reading

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Mustang (15) Sat 4th March 2017

‘Mustang’ is a stunning Oscar-nominated Turkish film, one of the most talked-about and celebrated films of the year. A village in Turkey, five sisters are walking home from school, playing innocently with some boys – this sets off a scandal, … Continue reading

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Hunt for Wilderpeople (12A) Sat 18th February

A charming New Zealand offbeat comedy-drama film with a poignant, funny, deeply affecting message. Defiant 13 year-old orphan city kid Ricky gets a fresh start in the New Zealand countryside  with his new foster family, but when tragedy strikes, Ricky … Continue reading

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Love & Friendship (U) Sat 21st January 2017

On Saturday 21 January, the new year season of films starts with “LOVE & FRIENDSHIP” (U), being the tale, set in the 1790s, of a wealthy widow, Lady Susan Vernon, who moves in to her in-laws estate to allow time for rumours … Continue reading

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