Our next presentation in the Autumn 2019 Season


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 Burning

Thursday 12th December at 7:30pm
John Clare Theatre

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Jong-su bumps into a girl who used to live in the same neighborhood as him, who asks him to look after her cat while on a trip to Africa. When back, she introduces Ben, a mysterious guy she met there, who confesses his secret hobby.

Director:
Chang-dong Lee

Starring:
Ah-in Yoo, Steven Yeun, Jong-seo Jun

Rating:  15
Year:  2018
Country:  Korea
Length:  146mins

(Subtitles)

Trailer

Our full season of films:


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  Wild Rose    

Director: Tom Harper    Certificate: 15   Showing:  Thursday 10th October at 7:30pm

Rose-Lynn Harlan is bursting with raw talent, charisma and cheek. Fresh out of prison and reunited with her son and daughter, all she wants is to get out of Glasgow and make it as a country singer in Nashville. Rose's mother Marion, on the other hand, has had a bellyful of her worthless nonsense. Forced to take strict responsibility, Rose gets a cleaning job, only to find an unlikely champion in the middle-class lady of the house.    more...

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  Woman At War   

Director: Benedikt Erlingsson    Certificate:12   Showing: Thursday 17th October at 7:30pm

Halla, a woman in her forties, declares war on the local aluminium industry to prevent it from disfiguring her country. She risks all she has to protect the highlands of Iceland-but the situation could change with the unexpected arrival of a small orphan in her life.    more...

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  Eighth Grade   

Director: Bo Burnham    Certificate: 15   Showing: Thursday 24th October at 7:30pm

An introverted teenage girl tries to survive the last week of her disastrous eighth grade year before leaving to start high school.    more...

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  Border   

Director: Ali Abbasi    Certificate: 15   Showing:  Thursday 31st October at 7:30pm

A customs officer who can smell fear develops an unusual attraction to a strange traveler while aiding a police investigation which will call into question her entire existence.    more...

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  Happy As Lazzaro   

Director: Alice Rohrwacher

Certificate: 12A   Showing:  Thursday 7th November at 7:30pm

Lazzaro is a naive and optimistic twenty-year-old farmer; Tancredi is instead a young man with a fervid imagination. Between the two it is born an unexpected friendship, that above all for Lazzaro turns out to be an important moment of growth. Over time, the two face many difficulties together, until Tancredi makes his tracks lose in the city, and Lazzaro sets out to search for him.    more...

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  Metropolis   

Director: Fritz Lang     Certificate: PG   Showing:   Thursday 14th November at 7:30pm

In a futuristic city sharply divided between the working class and the city planners, the son of the city's mastermind falls in love with a working class prophet who predicts the coming of a saviour to mediate their differences.    more...

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  Diego Maradona   

Director: Asif Kapadia     Certificate: 12A    Showing: Thursday 21st November at 7:30pm

Constructed from over 500 hours of never-before-seen footage, this documentary centers on the career of celebrated football player Diego Armando Maradona, who played for S.S.C. Napoli in the 1980s.    more...

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  Sunset      

Director: László Nemes     Certificate: 15   Showing:   Thursday 28th November at 7:30pm

1913, Budapest, in the heart of Europe. The young Irisz Leiter arrives in the Hungarian capital with high hopes to work as a milliner at the legendary hat store that belonged to her late parents. While preparations are under way at the Leiter hat store, to host guests of uttermost importance, a man abruptly comes to Irisz, looking for a certain Kálmán Leiter. Refusing to leave the city, the young woman follows Kálmán's tracks, her only link to a lost past.    more...

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  Support The Girls    

Director: Andrew Bujalski    Certificate: 15   Showing:   Thursday 5th December at 7:30pm

The general manager at a highway-side ''sports bar with curves" has her incurable optimism and faith, in her girls, her customers, and herself, tested over the course of a long, strange day.    more...

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  Burning   

Director: Chang-dong Lee    Certificate: 15   Showing:   Thursday 12th December at 7:30pm

Jong-su bumps into a girl who used to live in the same neighborhood as him, who asks him to look after her cat while on a trip to Africa. When back, she introduces Ben, a mysterious guy she met there, who confesses his secret hobby.    more...

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