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Free films on TV 10/4/21 to 16/4/21

9 April 2021 0

FILM OF THE WEEK British director Jack Clayton read Henry James’s The Turn of the Screw in childhood. Ostensibly a light-hearted haunted-house yarn, it tells of an inexperienced governess who travels to a grand house to take charge of a [cont'd.]


CFS Online Second Season – Reactions to Supernova

24 March 2021 0

Mixed reactions to Supernova which achieved an overall appreciation score of 69.9%. Some members were not entirely convinced by the ending. Supernova, first of the CFS Online films we showed after Christmas, received an appreciation score of 69.9 per cent. Some [cont'd.]

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CFS Online Second Season – Reactions to Rounds

23 March 2021 0

An appreciation score of 73.8% for this Bulgarian film; an interesting snapshot of a democracy finding its feet. The interconnected stories appreciated by some members while others found it too disjointed. Some of your comments: Lots of authentically black police [cont'd.]

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CFS is Cheltenham’s membership film society. We show mostly subtitled and independent films between September and April at the Bacon Theatre in Dean Close School, Cheltenham. Admission is by annual membership subscription, but members may bring guests. The society is more than 70 years old and currently more than 550 strong.

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