Winter/Spring Programme 2019 – Season 71 Part 2
Screening Date: 14th January 2019
Reaction Index Score: 93%
Film Details: UK 2017 | Director: Adrian Shergold | Certificate: 15
A comedian uses her troubled past as material for her stand-up routine, trying to rise up through the comedy circuit by playing Northern England’s working men’s clubs.
Screening Date: 28th January 2019
Reaction Index Score: 94%
Film Details: Denmark 2018 | Director: Gustav Möller | Certificate: 15
A police officer assigned alarm dispatch duty enters a race against time when he answers an emergency call from a kidnapped woman.
Under The Tree
Screening Date: 11th February 2019
Reaction Index Score: 73%
Film Details: Iceland 2017 | Director: Hafsteinn Gunnar Sigurðsson | Certificate: 15
When Baldwin and Inga’s next door neighbours complain that a tree in their backyard casts a shadow over their sundeck, what starts off as a typical spat between neighbours in the suburbs unexpectedly and violently spirals out of control.
Screening Date: 25th February 2019
Reaction Index Score: 72%
Film Details: Japan 2018 | Director: Hirokazu Koreeda | Certificate:15
A family of small-time crooks take in a child they find on the street.
Screening Date: 11th March 2019
Reaction Index Score: 83%
Film Details: Poland 2018 | Director: Pawel Pawlikowski | Certificate: 15
A passionate love story between two people of different backgrounds and temperaments, who are fatefully mismatched and yet condemned to each other. Set against the background of the Cold War in the 1950s in Poland, Berlin, Yugoslavia and Paris, the film depicts an impossible love story in impossible times.
Screening Date: 25th March 2019
Reaction Index Score: 77%
Film Details: USA 2018 | Director: Heather Lenz | Certificate: 12
Artist Yayoi Kusama and experts discuss her life and work, from her modest beginnings in Japan to becoming an internationally renowned artist.
Screening Date: 8th April 2019
Reaction Index Score: 79%
Film Details: German 2017 | Director: Robert Schwentke | Certificate: 15
In the last moments of World War II, a young German soldier fighting for survival finds a Nazi captain’s uniform. Impersonating an officer, the man quickly takes on the monstrous identity of the perpetrators he is trying to escape from.
Screening Date: 29th April 2019
Reaction Index Score: 85%
Film Details: France 2017 | Director: Xavier Legrand | Certificate: 15
A broken marriage leads to a bitter custody battle with an embattled son at the centre.
Screening Date: 13th May 2019
Reaction Index Score: 71%
Film Details: Spain 2017 | Director: Carla Simón | Certificate: 12
After her mother’s death, six-year-old Frida is sent to her uncle’s family to live with them in the countryside. But Frida finds it hard to forget her mother and adapt to her new life.
Screening Date: 3rd June 2019
Reaction Index Score: 82%
Film Details: Israel, Germany, France, Switzerland 2017 | Director: Samuel Maoz | Certificate: 15
A troubled family must face the facts when something goes terribly wrong at their son’s desolate military post.