Programme

The Film Crew 2017/ 2018 programme has 9 monthly films starting on  September 8th 2017 .

All films are shown on Friday evenings at Wadham School and start at 7.30 pm. Doors open at 7.00 pm

2017
Sep 8 LION – Heart-warming drama based on the incredible true story of a 5-year-old boy lost on Calcutta’s streets then adopted by  Australians.  Dev Patel plays the adult Saroo who searches for his roots.
Oct 13 THE OLIVE TREE – Alma’s grandfather hasn’t spoken for 12 years, since the family’s ancient olive tree was sold. Their quest for its return leads to unexpected consequences in this gently comic Spanish fable.
Nov 10 MANCHESTER BY THE SEA – On returning to his home town for his brother’s funeral, Lee (Oscar-winner Casey Affleck) has to confront his painful past in this deeply moving drama about guilt and loss.
Dec 8 LES PARAPLUIES DE CHERBOURG – Move over LaLaLand – our  1964 French classic with operatic score by Michel Legrand has romance, pathos, dancing in the rain, a gorgeous Catherine Deneuve and that unforgettable theme tune.
2018
Jan 12 I DANIEL BLAKE – A heart attack leaves widowed carpenter Daniel unable to work and reliant on welfare. Ken Loach tackles the human cost of a bureaucratic benefit system in this hard-hitting story.
Feb 9 THE EAGLE HUNTRESS – The extraordinary story of the 13-year-old Kazakh girl who becomes an eagle hunter in a highly traditional community. Awe-inspiring award-winning documentary with thrilling visual footage.
Mar 9 BURN, BURN, BURN – Two Young Londoners follow their best friend’s dying wish to scatter his ashes in locations with special meaning. A funny and poignant British road movie about life, death and friendship.
Apr 13 HIDDEN FIGURES –  Based on the inspirational previously untold true story of three brilliant African-American women who break through the glass ceiling at NASA to help send John Glenn into space.
May 25 MEMBERS’ CHOICE – chosen from a shortlist in April

 

 

 

 

 

 

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