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Mystery movie unveiled

23 January 2019 John Morrish 0

We are pleased to announce that the Mystery Movie, on March 26 at 19:45, will be Cold War (Zimna wojna). This warm and passionate film is directed by Pawel Pawlikowski, who made his name in British television before turning to the stories of his birthplace. Many of you will have enjoyed his Ida, which we showed a couple of years ago: it was that season’s “nun film”. Cold War is a love [cont'd.]

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Fantastic Films

23 January 2019 John Morrish 0

We are very excited about our spring special event, Fantastic Films. It will take place at The Playhouse Theatre, Bath Road, Cheltenham, on March 30-31. The event is open to the public as well as CFS members. It consists of eight films that break out of the realist tradition and explore exciting new worlds. As well as the films, there will be other events, yet to be organised. To read [cont'd.]

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Mailing list

27 November 2018 John Morrish 0

It’s a shame to nag, but we really need you to join our email list. We’re trying to do the right thing by GDPR, which means we can only email you about forthcoming events and innovations if you specifically give us permission. There are sign up forms all over the site. We promise we will only email you when we have something worthwhile to tell you about, we will not sell [cont'd.]

Jazz at the Movies at the Playhouse

9 May 2018 John Morrish 0

Thank you to everyone who supported our Jazz at the Movies event at the Cheltenham Playhouse. It was an experiment for us to return to CFS’s 1970s home and to put on an event open to the general public. The response was very positive. In terms of film ratings, the most well-liked film was also the oldest. Stormy Weather, from 1943, garnered a 94 per cent appreciation score. “Astonishingly brilliant in [cont'd.]

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Season’s end

25 April 2018 CFS Committee 0

Sadly, our current season has now come to an end. We hope you enjoyed it. The new season will start in September. The viewing panel are currently selecting the film programme. After that the brochure will be printed and the website updated to allow membership applications via PayPal. Existing members get priority for the new season. In July, members will receive an email inviting them to rejoin. If you have [cont'd.]