Embrace of the Serpent

15 November 2017 John Morrish 0

Our next film, on Tuesday 5 December at 19:45, is Embrace of the Serpent, a stirring tale of adventure and cultural clash, set in the Amazon rain-forest.  Shot almost entirely in sumptuous black and white, it tells of the relationship between [cont'd.]

Our next film: The Innocents

8 November 2017 John Morrish 0

Our next film, on Tuesday 14 November, is The Innocents, directed by Anne Fontaine. A French Red Cross doctor (Lou de Laage), working with concentration camp survivors in Poland, comes across a convent where several nuns are pregnant, having been raped [cont'd.]

Our next film: Behemoth

25 October 2017 John Morrish 0

Our next film, on Tuesday 7 November at 7.45pm, is Behemoth. This is a visually stunning documentary about the human and environmental cost of China’s massive industrialisation in recent years. It takes you to a mine, a steel works, a hospital and [cont'd.]

Our next film: The Phantom of the Opera

11 October 2017 John Morrish 0

Our next film, on Tuesday 24 October at 19:45, is a special event. The Phantom of the Opera will be accompanied by live music from the group Minima, who last year gave us their version of Hitchcock’s The Lodger. The Phantom of the Opera has [cont'd.]

Our next film: Tangerines

4 October 2017 John Morrish 0

Our next film, on Tuesday 10 October at 19:45, is Tangerines.  Estonian families have lived in Georgia for more than 100 years, but in the 1990s fighting between Georgians and Abkhaz separatists mostly drove them out. Two men, Ivo and [cont'd.]