Our Next Viewing Session…

This spring will once again be holding a two-stage event, at venues in the east and west of the region:

Sunday 18 March, David Hall, South Petherton
Saturday 14 April, Liskerrett Community Centre, Liskeard

Details about films in the programme, venues and how to book below.
Please get in touch if you need any other information

 

Films

CALL ME BY YOUR NAME

(Italy, 2016, Cert 15)
This Oscar®-nominated romantic drama, directed by Luca Guadagnino (I am Love), is set in a beguiling Tuscan landscape in the summer of 1983, and explores the exhilaration and heartbreak of first love.
“Graceful, heartfelt and infused with a generous spirit, this is a rare and lovely drama.” Allan Hunter, Daily Express


 

GET OUT

(USA, 2017, Cert 15) ** South Petherton only
Genre-busting and Oscar®-nominated, Jordan Peele’s directorial debut is about the experiences of a young black man when he is introduced to his white girlfriend’s parents – by turns tense, funny and terrifying…
“…a brilliantly mischievous, unsettling movie.” Nigel Andrews, Financial Times


 

THE FLORIDA PROJECT

(USA, 2017, Cert 15) ** Liskeard only
Moonie, a precocious six-year-old, and her ragtag friends live in the shadows of Disneyland. Their summer is filled with childhood wonder and adventure, while the adults around them struggle with hard times.
“Full of compassion and curiosity about its characters’ fragile lives….” Kate Stables, Sight & Sound


 

HOTEL SALVATION

(India, 2016, Cert PG)
Faced with his stubborn father’s untimely demand to go and die in the holy city of Varanasi, a middle-aged businessman is left with no choice but to drop everything and escort him on the journey.
“A leisurely, wise, and ultimately affecting meditation on the benefits of letting go.” Trevor Johnston, Time Out


 

IN BETWEEN

(Israel, 2016, Cert 15)
Maysaloun Hamoud’s debut feature film is a complex, moving drama about three young Palestinian women who attempt to balance faith and tradition with their modern lives in the heart of Tel Aviv.
“Beautifully shot with a great soundtrack and three characters you’ll want to remain friends with.” Caitlin Quinlan, Little White Lies


 

LOVING VINCENT

(UK/Poland, 2017, Cert 12A)
This feature-length oil-painted animation — the first film of its kind — explores the life and death of Vincent Van Gogh via depictions of his artworks.
“….a breathtaking homage to van Gogh. There has never been a film like it.” Neil Smith, Total Film


 

THE PRINCE OF NOTHINGWOOD

(Afghanistan/France, 2017, Cert 15)
Sonia Kronlund’s funny and affectionate documentary is a portrait of veteran Afghan film maker Salim Shaheen – actor, producer, director and creator of more than 100 films.
“….riveting and hilarious.” Mark Kermode

Bookings

Download the booking form for the venue you want for information about how to book

You can pay by cheque – details on the booking form – or on-line, direct to the BFFS South West bank account –
Bank name: HSBC
Sort Code: 40 09 19
Account No: 82664402 .

Please identify your transfer by “PETH” or “LISK” as appropriate.

Please note: this event is not open to the public, but anyone who is a member of the organising committee of any community cinema/film society that is signed up with Cinema for All, either as a member, associate, or affiliate, is welcome to attend.

Scroll down the page for information about the venues.

Venues

Sunday 18th March – David Hall, South Petherton

Roundwell Street, South Petherton, Somerset, TA13 5AA
We are delighted to be returning again to South Petherton as guests of Petherton Picture Show.
How to find the venue:
South Petherton lies just off the A303, between Ilchester and Ilminster.
Leave the A303 at the traffic island, heading towards South Petherton.
Turn left at the second mini roundabout down Knapp Hill (Shown as Harveys Rd on Google map). At the bottom of the hill you will see a car park on your right. Go in there – it’s free!
The David Hall is just to your left as you leave the car park entrance – you will have passed it as you reached the junction.
 

Saturday 14th April – Liskerrett Community Centre, Liskeard

Varley Lane, Liskeard, Cornwall, PL14 4AP
We’re looking forward to the first Viewing Session in Liskeard, where our hosts will be Liskerrett Community Cinema
How to find the venue:
Liskeard lies on the A38 between Bodmin and Plymouth. Leave the A38 to head into the centre of the town. The Community Centre is in Varley Street, at the western edge of the Cattle Market car park.
 

Catering: As usual, the ticket price will include lunch, with vegetarian options – please make the choices of your party clear on the application form. If you require a vegan alternative, there’s a space on the form but let us know as soon as possible so that the caterers can make arrangements. There will also be refreshments throughout the day including cake!