Our next film, on Tuesday 13 December at 7.45pm, is Not Here To Be Loved, first released in 2007. The first of this season’s CFS Extra films, which explore the theme of ‘A Chance Meeting’, it is a tender comedy of love and tango dancing. Directed by Stéphane Brizé, it stars Patrick Chesnais as Jean-Claude, an unhappy bailiff, and Anne Consigny [cont'd.]
Our next film, on Tuesday 8 November, is The Look of Silence, our only documentary this season. A brave man travels around Indonesia confronting the perpetrators of the terrible political violence that took the life of his elder brother and many more innocent people. With the regime still in power, this powerful film was made at great risk.
For your interest, how the different films were received.
The Broken Circle Breakdown was our most popular film so far this year, with an appreciation figure of 89 per cent. Positive comments included: “Staggering. An absolute masterpiece.” “Deeply moving and tragic storyline, brilliantly acted out.” “Superbly touching. Everything about it was terrific.” “Very open, honest, touching, moving and sad movie.” “What an emotional roller coster! And excellent music.” Some members, [cont'd.]