Robert Burns Centre
FILM THEATRE
  

AUGUST 2017 @ RBCFT

Tel: 01387 264808  

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August Films
 
DATE FILM TIME (pm)
Tue 1 After The Storm (PG) 7.30
Wed 2 Hampstead (12A) 5.30
Thu 3 Hampstead (12A) 10.45am
Fri 4 The Levelling (15) 7.30
Sat 5 Wee Film Club (see Learning at RBCFT) 10.30am + 11.30am
Sat 5 Mulholland Drive (15) 7.30
Tue 8 Tommy’s Honour (PG) 2.00
Wed 9 Tommy’s Honour (PG) 5.30
Thu 10 Tommy’s Honour (PG) 7.30
Fri 11 Alone In Berlin (12A) 7.30
Sat 12 Despicable Me 3 (PG) 2.00
Sat 12 Alone In Berlin (12A) 7.30
Tue 15 Despicable Me 3 (PG) 2.00
Tue 15 A Man Called Ove (15) 7.30
Wed 16 Despicable Me 3 (PG) 10.30am
Wed 16 A Man Called Ove (15) 7.30
Thu 17 Alone In Berlin (12A) 11am
Thu 17 Despicable Me 3 (PG) 2.00
Fri 18 + Sat 19 My Cousin Rachel (12A) 7.30
Tue 22 Citizen Jane: Battle For The City (PG) 7.30
Wed 23 My Cousin Rachel (12A) 7.30
Thu 24 My Cousin Rachel (12A) 10.45am
Fri 25 + Sat 26 The Beguiled (cert TBC) 7.30
Tue 29 David Lynch: The Art Life (15) 7.30
Wed 30 + Thu 31 The Midwife (cert TBC) 7.30
     

Tue 1 August

After The Storm / Umi yori mo mada fukaku
Hirokazu Koreeda | Japan | 2016 | 118m | PG | Contains Subtitles

After The StormThe latest from director Koreeda (‘Our Little Sister’) is a Japanese drama in which a private detective tries to reconnect with his ex-wife and son after his father's death.

"An achingly beautiful ode to the quiet complexities of family life", The Telegraph.

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Wed 2 + Thu 3 Aug

Hampstead
Joel Hopkins | UK | 2017 | 103m | 12A - Contains moderate bad language.

HampsteadComedy drama in which an American widow (Diane Keaton) finds unexpected love with a man (played by Brendan Gleason) living wild on Hampstead Heath when they take on the developers who want to destroy his home.

Coffee Club  Coffee Club - 10.45am on Thursday 3 August

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Fri 4 August

The Levelling
Hope Dickson Leach | UK | 2017 | 83m | 15

The LevellingFollowing the sudden death of her brother, Clover (Ellie Kendrick) returns to her family farm in Somerset. Shocked to find it still devastated from the aftermath of the 2014 floods, Clover confronts her ill-tempered father Aubrey (David Troughton from ‘The Archers’) from whom she is as distant as ever. As Clover retreats into the daily farming routine, the murky cloud of uncertainty hanging over what happened to her brother further fuels her intent on discovering the truth. A brilliant debut feature from Scottish based director Dickson Leach.

"'The Levelling’ sinks its hooks into you, doesn’t let go, and takes you utterly by surprise", Den of Geek.

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Sat 5 Aug

Mulholland Drive
David Lynch | USA | 2001 | 147m | 15

Mulholland DriveA classic rerelease from visionary director David Lynch. After a car wreck on the winding Mulholland Drive renders a woman amnesiac, she and a Hollywood-hopeful search for clues and answers across Los Angeles in a twisting venture beyond dreams and reality.

Buy tickets for ‘Mulholland Drive’ and ‘David Lynch: An Art Life’ (29 Aug) for only £10 per person.

Tickets must be bought at the same time.

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Tue 8 – Thu 10 Aug

Tommy’s Honour
Jason Connery | UK/USA | 2017 | 117m | PG

Tommy’s HonourDrama based on "Old" Tom Morris (Peter Mullan) and "Young" Tommy Morris, the dynamic father-son team who ushered in the modern game of golf. At first matching his father’s success, Tommy’s talent and fame grew to outshine his father’s accomplishments and respect as founder of the Open Championship in 1860 with a series of his own triumphs. As their fame grows, both lives are touched by drama and personal tragedy.

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Fri 11 – Thu 17 Aug

Despicable Me 3
Kyle Balda/Pierre Coffin/Eric Guillon | USA | 2017 | 96m | PG

Despicable Me 3It’s the return of the loveable Gru, Margo, Edith and Agnes (and the Minions, of course). Gru faces off against Balthazar Bratt, a former child star who has grown up to become obsessed with the character that he played in the '80s, and gets into some sibling rivalry when he meets his long-lost charming, cheerful, and more successful twin brother Dru.

Bring a Baby  Bring a Baby, 10.30pm on Wednesday 16th August

RBCFT FAMILY FRIENDLY SCREENINGS
Sat 12, Tue 15 – Thu 17 Aug
Films for a younger audience and their parents/guardians and tickets cost £4.60 per person, irrespective of size or age or screening time! We normally disapprove of talking during films but as these shows are primarily for children grown-ups should expect a little bit of noise.

RELAXED PERFORMANCE
Sat 12 Aug 2.00pm
Designed for anyone who would benefit from a more easy-going environment, including people with Autism Spectrum Conditions, learning disabilities or dementia, and families with babies. Low lights will remain on in the auditorium and the volume will be lowered. You’re free to move around and make noise, or take a break during the film.
Staff will be available to assist with seating and access arrangements.

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Fri 11 – Thu 17 Aug

Alone In Berlin
Vincent Perez / UK/France/Germany | 2016 | 103m | 12A - Contains moderate violence, threat,injury detail.

Alone In BerlinBerlin, 1940. Working class couple Otto and Anna Quangel (Brendan Gleason and Emma Thompson) receive the news that their only son has lost his life in the battlefield and decide to resist the Nazi regime in their very own way. Soon the Gestapo is aware of the resistance and is determined to hunt them down.

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Tue 15 - Wed 16 Aug

A Man Called Ove / En man som heter Ove
Hannes Holm | Sweden | 2015 | 116m | 15 | Subtitles

A Man Called OveComedy drama based on Fredrik Backman's best-selling novel about an ill-tempered, isolated retiree who spends his days enforcing block association rules and visiting his wife's grave. Things change, however, when he meets pregnant new neighbour Parvaneh and her boisterous family. Can they see past that gruff exterior and find the heart of the man called Ove?

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Fri 18 – Thu 24 Aug

My Cousin Rachel
Roger Michell | USA/UK | 2017 | 106m | 12A - Contains infrequent strong language, moderate sex.

My Cousin RachelMystery thriller based on the Daphne Du Maurier novel. A young Englishman (Sam Claflin) plots revenge against his mysterious, beautiful cousin (played by Rachel Weisz), believing that she murdered his guardian. But his feelings become complicated as he finds himself falling under the beguiling spell of her charms.

Coffee Club  Coffee Club - 10.45am on Thursday 24 August

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Tue 22 Aug

Citizen Jane: Battle for the City
Matt Tyrnauer | USA | 2016 | 92m | PG

Citizen Jane: Battle for the CityDocumentary about writer and urban activist Jane Jacobs who fought to save the historic New York City of Greenwich Village and SoHo during the ruthless redevelopment era of urban planner Robert Moses in the 1960s.

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Fri 25 – Sat 26 Aug

The Beguiled
Sofia Coppola | USA | 2017 | 94m | Cert TBC

The BeguiledAt a girls' school in Virginia during the American Civil War, where the young women have been sheltered from the outside world, a wounded Union soldier (Colin Farrell) is taken in. Soon, the house is taken over with sexual tension, rivalries, and an unexpected turn of events. Also starring Nicole Kidman and Elle Fanning, ‘The Beguiled’ is an atmospheric thriller from the director of ‘The Virgin Suicides’.

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Tue 29 Aug

David Lynch: An Art Life
Rick Barnes/Olivia Neergaard- Holm/Jon Nguyen | USA | 2017 | 88m | 15

David Lynch: An Art LifeUS documentary in which director, writer and artist David Lynch discusses his formative years. The film follows Lynch’s upbringing in Montana and Idaho, his initial move to Philadelphia to pursue a career as a painter, to the beginning of the production of cult favourite ‘Eraserhead’.

Buy tickets for ‘David Lynch: An Art Life’ and ‘Mulholland Drive’ (5 Aug) for only £10 per person. Tickets must be bought at the same time.

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Wed 30 – Thu 31 Aug

The Midwife / Sage femme
Martin Provost | France | 2017 | 117m | Cert TBC | Subtitles

The MidwifeClaire is a midwife in a maternity hospital devoted to her job and to her patients. With the maternity clinic about to close and her personal life in disarray, she gets unexpected news from her father's old mistress, Béatrice (Catherine Deneuve). Béatrice informs her that she suffers from brain cancer and she has nobody else to turn to. Torn between rejection and duty, what is Claire going to do?

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