Robert Burns Centre
FILM THEATRE
  

AUGUST 2018 @ RBCFT

Tel: 01387 264808  

August Quick View - click on film for full film details:

 
DATE FILM TIME (pm)
Wed 1 The Breadwinner (12A) 7.30
Thu 2 Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (12A) 7.30
Fri 3 Sicario 2: Soldado (15) 7.30
Sat 4 Wee Film Club (see Learning at RBCFT) 10.30am + 11.30am
Sat 4 Sicario 2: Soldado (15) 7.30
Tue 7 The Bookshop (PG) 7.30
Wed 8 The Bookshop (PG) 7.30
Thu 9 The Bookshop (PG) 10.45am
Fri 10 Ocean’s 8 (12A) 7.30
Sat 11 Ocean’s 8 (12A) 7.30
Tue 14 The Adventures of Prince Achmed + Live Score (PG) 11am
Tue 14 Zoo (PG) 5.45
Wed 15 Ocean’s 8 (12A) 10.30am
Thu 16 Zoo (PG) 5.45
Fri 17 Incredibles 2 (cert TBC) 2.00
Fri 17 Adrift (12A) 7.30
Sat 18 Incredibles 2 (cert TBC) 11am
Sat 18 Adrift (12A) 7.30
Mon 20 Incredibles 2 (cert TBC) 11am
Tue 21 Nothing Like A Dame (12A) 5.45
Wed 22 Nothing Like A Dame (12A) 7.30
Thu 23 Nothing Like A Dame (12A) 10.45am
Thu 23 Ex-Libris: The New York Public Library 6.30
Fri 24 Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (cert TBC) 5.15 + 7.30
Sat 25 Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (cert TBC) 5.15 + 7.30
Tues 28 Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (cert TBC) 5.15 + 7.30
Wed 29 Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (cert TBC) 10.45am + 7.30
Thu 30 Generation Wealth (cert TBC) 7.30
Fri 31 Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (cert TBC) 7.30
     

Wed 1 August

The Breadwinner
Nora Twomey | Ireland/ Canada/Luxembourg | 2017 | 94m | 12A - Contains moderate threat, violence.

The BreadwinnerAfter her father is arrested, a headstrong young girl in Afghanistan disguises herself as a boy in order to provide for her family.

Award winning animated drama from the producers of ‘The Secret of Kells’ and ‘Song of the Sea’.

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Thu 2 August

Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom
J.A. Bayona | Spain/USA | 2018 | 128m | 12A

Jurassic World: Fallen KingdomWhen the island’s dormant volcano begins roaring to life, Owen (Chris Pratt) and Claire (Bryce Dallas Howard) mount a campaign to rescue the remaining dinosaurs from the extinction-level event. Arriving on the unstable island as lava begins raining down, their expedition uncovers a conspiracy that could return our entire planet to a perilous order not seen since prehistoric times.

Contains moderate threat, occasional bloody moments, action violence.

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Fri 3 – Sat 4 August

Sicario 2: Soldado
Stefano Sollima | Italy/USA | 2018 | 122m | 15 | In English with some subtitles

Sicario 2: SoldadoAfter discovering that Mexican drug cartels are smuggling jihadi terrorists across the U.S. border, the CIA sends Matt Graver (Josh Brolin) and former undercover operative Alejandro (Benicio del Toro) to eliminate the problem by inciting all-out war between the rival drug syndicates. Written by Taylor Sheridan who also scripted ‘Sicario’, ‘Hell or High Water’ and ‘Wind River.’

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Tue 7 - Thu 9 August

The Bookshop
Isabel Coixet | Spain/UK/ Germany | 2017 | 113m | PG

The BookshopDrama set in a small town in 1959 England about a woman (Emily Mortimer) who decides, against polite but ruthless local opposition, to open a bookshop, a decision which becomes a political minefield. Directed by Isabel Coixet (who made the charming ‘Learning To Drive’) and also starring Bill Nighy and Patricia Clarkson.

Coffee ClubCoffee Club Thu 9 Aug at 10.45am

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Fri 10 – Wed 15 August

Ocean’s 8
Gary Ross | USA | 2018 | 110m | 12A

Oceans 8Danny Ocean's estranged sister Debbie (Sandra Bullock) attempts to pull off the heist of the century at New York City's star-studded annual Met Gala. Her first stop is to assemble the perfect crew. Also starring Cate Blanchett, Helena Bonham-Carter, Anne Hathaway and Matt Damon.

Contains infrequent strong language, drug misuse, sex references.

Bring a babyBring A Baby - 10.30am on Wed 15 Aug

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Tue 14 August

The Adventures of Prince Achmed with Live Score
Lotte Reiniger | Germany | 1926 | 65m | PG

The Adventures of Prince Achmed A handsome prince rides a flying horse to far-away lands and embarks on magical adventures, which include befriending a witch, meeting Aladdin, battling demons and falling in love with a princess. One of the world’s most innovative and influential animations, three years in the making, made in card and cut entirely by hand.

Presented with a new live score composed and performed by Chris Davies, who will also provide a post-film talk on the instruments he uses.

All tickets £5

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Tue 14 – Thu 16 August

Zoo
Colin McIvor | UK/Ireland | 2017 | PG | 97m

ZooCharming family drama based on the true story of Buster the baby elephant, rescued from Belfast Zoo during the air raid bombings of 1941 by twelve-year-old Tom and his gang of unlikely friends. Starring Toby Jones and Penelope Wilton.

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Fri 17 – Mon 20 August

Incredibles 2
Brad Bird | USA | 2018 | Cert and Running Time TBC

Incredibles 2Animated family fun from Pixar. Bob Parr (aka Mr. Incredible) is left to care for Jack-Jack while Helen (Elastigirl) is out saving the world.

Contains a sequence of flashing lights which might affect customers who are susceptible to photo-sensitive epilepsy.

RELAXED PERFORMANCE
Fri 17 Aug at 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 17 – Sat 18 August

Adrift
Baltasar Kormákur | USA | 2017 | 96m | 12A

AdriftDrama based on the true story of two sailors who set out on a journey across the Pacific Ocean in 1983. Tami (Shailene Woodley) and Richard (Sam Claflin) didn't anticipate they would be sailing directly into one of the most catastrophic hurricanes in recorded history. In the aftermath of the storm, Tami awakens to find Richard badly injured and their boat in ruins….

Contains moderate injury detail, threat, infrequent strong language.

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Tue 21 – Thu 23 August

Nothing Like A Dame
Roger Michell | UK | 2018 | 84m | 12A - Contains infrequent strong language, moderate sex references

Nothing Like A DameFrom time to time four old friends, all extraordinary actresses, meet up in the English countryside to gossip, to remember and to laugh. For once, they let the cameras in… A candid, witty and illuminating documentary in which Dames Eileen Atkins, Judi Dench, Joan Plowright and Maggie Smith talk about their lives and their professional experiences across Theatre, Television and Film.

“[An] outrageously funny film”, ***** The Guardian.

Coffee ClubCoffee Club Thu 23 Aug at 10.45am

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Thu 23 Aug

Ex-Libris: The New York Public Library
Frederick Wiseman | USA | 2017 | 197m | Cert TBC

Ex-Libris: The New York Public LibraryA look within the walls of the New York Public Library system. 88-year-old director Frederick Wiseman discovers a world of devoted bibliophiles and beneficiaries across its 92 branches, including the magnificent main building on Fifth Avenue.

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Fri 24 Aug – Thu 6 Sept

Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again
Ol Parker | USA | 2018 | Cert and Running Time TBC

Mamma Mia! Here We Go AgainWe return to the magical Greek island of Kalokairi in an all-new original musical based on the songs of ABBA.

This time Sophie finds out more about her mother's past while seeking guidance on how to handle her pregnancy.

Coffee ClubCoffee Club Wed 29 Aug at 10.45am

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Thu 30 Aug

Generation Wealth
Lauren Greenfield | USA | 2018 | 106m | Cert TBC

Generation WealthA documentary that investigates the pathologies that have created the richest society the world has ever seen. In an era when the US president rose to power via a curious double-act of flaunting his incredible wealth while simultaneously claiming to be the champion of the forgotten men and women of America, the film provides a timely exploration of the complex and contradictory psychosocial desires beneath our quest for riches.

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