FILMS

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Forthcoming Film Dates for your Diary

Additional film dates
Special Events
We are delighted to once again be working in partnership with the King’s Lynn Festival and have arranged these films as part of the Festival.   Tickets for these films will be £4 for members and £5 for the public and will be available from the Corn Exchange.   Details will be sent to you on how to purchase at the reduced rate.
 

Thursday 12th November 2020 — JUDY (2019)  Postponed due to lockdown
Thursday 14th January 2021 — PAIN AND GLORY  Postponed due to lockdown
Sunday 24th January 2021 3pm — THE PHILADELPHIA STORY  Postponed due to lockdown
Thursday 4th February 2021 (DATE TBC) — THE LAST TREE
Thursday 11th March 2021 — THE MUSTANG
Thursday 8th April 2021 — DAYS OF THE BAGNOLD SUMMER
Thursday 29th April 2021 (DATE TBC) — A WHITE WHITE DAY (2019)


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Thursday 4thFebruary
THE LAST TREE

Drama — (2019) — 98 mins — Cert 15
strong language, violence, drug misuse

Director: Shola Amoo
Cast includes Nicholas Pinnock, Gbemisola Ikumelo, Samuel Adewunmi


Femi is a British boy of Nigerian heritage who, after a happy childhood in rural Lincolnshire, moves to inner London to live with his mum. Struggling with the unfamiliar culture and values of his new environment, teenage Femi has to figure out which path to adulthood he wants to take.
 

TRIVIA

Amoo was able to gain the trust of residents of the Aylesbury Estate to shoot there because he had been a community worker there and had run a local film club.

 

 

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Thursday 11thMarch
THE MUSTANG

Drama — (2019) — 96 mins — Cert 15
strong language, drug misuse, violence

Director: Laure de Clermont-Tonnerre
Cast includes Matthias Schoenaerts, Jason Mitchell, Bruce Dern


 
 
The story of Roman Coleman, a violent convict, who is given the chance to participate in a rehabilitation therapy program involving the training of wild mustangs.
 
 
 
 

TRIVIA

In the movie The character Tom was playing by Thomas Smittle who participated in the actual program that the movie is based on. Thomas was in the program from 2009-2011 and had the top selling horse in the history of the program a red roan gelding that sold for $8500.00.

 

 

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Thursday 8thApril
DAYS OF THE BAGNOLD SUMMER

Drama — (2019) — 86 mins — Cert 12
comedy

Director: Simon Bird
Cast includes Monica Dolan, Earl Cave, Rob Brydon


The Inbetweeners star Simon Bird’s directorial debut is a funny, charming and wince-inducingly accurate adaptation of Joff Winterhart’s graphic novel, with a soundtrack by Belle & Sebastian. Days of the Bagnold Summer sweetly draws you into the wobbly relationship between well-intentioned single librarian Sue Bagnold and her black-clad teenage son Daniel, who’d rather listen to Metallica than his mother. Daniel was meant to spend the summer in Florida visiting his dad, but is now stuck with Mum following the trip’s cancellation. The film boasts supporting turns by Rob Brydon and Alice Lowe, but belongs to its two leads. Long-suffering Sue is sympathetically portrayed by Monica Dolan, with Earl Cave’s Daniel a suitably lank-haired, pale-skinned picture of adolescent metal-head angst.

TRIVIA

The film is an adaptation of Joff Winterhart’s 2012 graphic novel of the same name.

Simon Bird and Tamsin Greig starred together in Friday Night Dinner.

Some scenes of the film were shot in Bromley, Greater London, including The Glades Shopping Centre, and the Odeon cinema in Orpington.

 

 

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