PROGRAMME

Saturday 8th of September at 7:00 pm

I, Tonya (15, 2017)
Length: 1 hour and 59 minutes

In 1991, talented figure skater Tonya Harding becomes the first American woman to complete a triple axel during a competition. In 1994, her world comes crashing down when her ex-husband conspires to injure Nancy Kerrigan, a fellow Olympic hopeful, in a poorly conceived attack that forces the young woman to withdraw from the national championship. Harding's life and legacy instantly become tarnished as she's forever associated with one of the most infamous scandals in sports history. [more]

Director:
Craig Gillespie
Stars:
Margot Robbie, Sebastian Stan, Allison Janney
Tickets not available
IMDb

Saturday 22nd of September at 7:00 pm

The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society (12A, 2018)
Length: 2 hours and 1 minute

In 1946 a London-based writer begins exchanging letters with residents on the island of Guernsey, which was German-occupied during WWII. Feeling compelled to visit the island, she starts to get a picture of what it was like during the occupation. [more]

Director:
Mike Newell
Stars:
Jessica Brown Findlay, Tom Courtenay, Michiel Huisman
Tickets not available
IMDb

Saturday 6th of October at 7:00 pm

The Greatest Showman (PG, 2018)
Length: 1 hour and 42 minutes

Directed by visual effects artist Michael Gracey in his directorial debut and inspired by the imagination of P. T. Barnum, The Greatest Showman is an original musical that celebrates the birth of show business and tells of a visionary who rose from nothing to create a spectacle that became a worldwide sensation. [more]

Director:
Michael Gracey
Stars:
Hugh Jackman, Michelle Williams, Zac Efron
Tickets not available
IMDb

Saturday 20th of October at 7:00 pm

Lady Bird (15, 2018)
Length: 1 hour and 32 minutes

Set in 2002, Marion McPherson is a nurse in Sacramento, California who works tirelessly to keep her family afloat after her husband loses his job. She also maintains a turbulent bond with a teenage daughter who is just like her: loving, strong-willed and deeply opinionated. [more]

Director:
Greta Gerwig
Stars:
Saoirse Ronan, Laurie Metcalf, Tracy Letts
Tickets not available
IMDb

Saturday 10th of November at 7:00 pm

All the Money in the World (15, 2018)
Length: 2 hours and 10 minutes

ALL THE MONEY IN THE WORLD follows the kidnapping of 16-year-old John Paul Getty III  and the desperate attempt by his devoted mother Gail to convince his billionaire grandfather to pay the ransom. When Getty Sr. refuses, Gail attempts to sway him as her son’s captors become increasingly volatile and brutal. With her son’s life in the balance, Gail and Getty’s advisor become unlikely allies in the race against time that ultimately reveals the true and lasting value of love over money. [more]

Director:
Ridley Scott
Stars:
Michelle Williams, Christopher Plummer, Mark Wahlberg
Tickets not available
IMDb

Sunday 25th of November at 7:00 pm

Funny Cow (15, 2018)
Length: 1 hour and 40 minutes

Maxine Peake plays the gritty role of 'Funny Cow', a comedian who uses her own troubled past as material in her stand-up comedy routine, as she tries to break into the all-male 1970s comedy circuit by playing Northern England's working men's clubs to rise to stardom. [more]

Director:
Adrian Shergold
Stars:
Stephen Graham, Paddy Considine, Maxine Peake
Tickets not available
IMDb

PROGRAMME

Saturday 8th of September at 7:00 pm

I, Tonya (15, 2017)
Length: 1 hour and 59 minutes

In 1991, talented figure skater Tonya Harding becomes the first American woman to complete a triple axel during a competition. In 1994, her world comes crashing down when her ex-husband conspires to injure Nancy Kerrigan, a fellow Olympic hopeful, in a poorly conceived attack that forces the young woman to withdraw from the national championship. Harding's life and legacy instantly become tarnished as she's forever associated with one of the most infamous scandals in sports history. [more]

Director:
Craig Gillespie
Stars:
Margot Robbie, Sebastian Stan, Allison Janney
Tickets not available
IMDb

Saturday 22nd of September at 7:00 pm

The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society (12A, 2018)
Length: 2 hours and 1 minute

In 1946 a London-based writer begins exchanging letters with residents on the island of Guernsey, which was German-occupied during WWII. Feeling compelled to visit the island, she starts to get a picture of what it was like during the occupation. [more]

Director:
Mike Newell
Stars:
Jessica Brown Findlay, Tom Courtenay, Michiel Huisman
Tickets not available
IMDb

Saturday 6th of October at 7:00 pm

The Greatest Showman (PG, 2018)
Length: 1 hour and 42 minutes

Directed by visual effects artist Michael Gracey in his directorial debut and inspired by the imagination of P. T. Barnum, The Greatest Showman is an original musical that celebrates the birth of show business and tells of a visionary who rose from nothing to create a spectacle that became a worldwide sensation. [more]

Director:
Michael Gracey
Stars:
Hugh Jackman, Michelle Williams, Zac Efron
Tickets not available
IMDb

Saturday 20th of October at 7:00 pm

Lady Bird (15, 2018)
Length: 1 hour and 32 minutes

Set in 2002, Marion McPherson is a nurse in Sacramento, California who works tirelessly to keep her family afloat after her husband loses his job. She also maintains a turbulent bond with a teenage daughter who is just like her: loving, strong-willed and deeply opinionated. [more]

Director:
Greta Gerwig
Stars:
Saoirse Ronan, Laurie Metcalf, Tracy Letts
Tickets not available
IMDb

Saturday 10th of November at 7:00 pm

All the Money in the World (15, 2018)
Length: 2 hours and 10 minutes

ALL THE MONEY IN THE WORLD follows the kidnapping of 16-year-old John Paul Getty III  and the desperate attempt by his devoted mother Gail to convince his billionaire grandfather to pay the ransom. When Getty Sr. refuses, Gail attempts to sway him as her son’s captors become increasingly volatile and brutal. With her son’s life in the balance, Gail and Getty’s advisor become unlikely allies in the race against time that ultimately reveals the true and lasting value of love over money. [more]

Director:
Ridley Scott
Stars:
Michelle Williams, Christopher Plummer, Mark Wahlberg
Tickets not available
IMDb

Sunday 25th of November at 7:00 pm

Funny Cow (15, 2018)
Length: 1 hour and 40 minutes

Maxine Peake plays the gritty role of 'Funny Cow', a comedian who uses her own troubled past as material in her stand-up comedy routine, as she tries to break into the all-male 1970s comedy circuit by playing Northern England's working men's clubs to rise to stardom. [more]

Director:
Adrian Shergold
Stars:
Stephen Graham, Paddy Considine, Maxine Peake
Tickets not available
IMDb
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