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December Films
Fri 1 Author event + Whisky Galore! (U) LIMITED AVAILABILITY 7.30
Sat 2 Wee Film Club (see Learning at RBCFT) 10.30am & 11.30am
Sat 2 Breathe (12A) 7.30
Tue 5 Breathe (12A) 5.30
Wed 6 Breathe (12A) 5.30
Thu 7 Breathe (12A) 10.45
Fri 8 & Sat 9 Murder On The Orient Express (12A) 7.30
Sun 10 Murder On The Orient Express (12A) 2.00
Tue 12 Murder On The Orient Express (12A) 5.30
Wed 13 Murder On The Orient Express (12A) 10.45am & 5.30
Thu 14 Murder On The Orient Express (12A) 6.00
Fri 15 & Sat 16 The Death Of Stalin (15) 7.30
Mon 18 The Death Of Stalin (15) 7.00
Fri 22 & Sat 23 The Snowman + The Snowman & The Snowdog (U) LIMITED AVAILABILITY on Fri at 10.30am + Sat 12.00pm 10.30am & 12.00

Fri 1 Dec

Author Event + Whisky Galore!
Alexander Mackendrick | UK | 1949 | 80m | U | Black and White

Author Event + Whisky Galore!In conjunction with Waterstones and Book Week Scotland  (Monday 27 November – Sunday 3 December). Author Rachel McCormack will provide a talk on whisky as well as whisky tasting. Rachel is a regular panelist on BBC Radio 4’s “The Kitchen Cabinet”.

Preceding the talk and tasting we will be screening the classic Ealing comedy ‘Whisky Galore!’ based on the novel by Compton Mackenzie and set in the Outer Hebrides during WWII. Rachel will also be on hand to sign copies of her latest book, “Chasing the Dram: Finding the Spirit of Whisky”.

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Sat 2 Dec - Thu 7 Dec

Andy Serkis | UK | 2017 | 117m | 12A

BreatheInspiring drama based on real life story of Robin Cavendish. When Cavendish (Andrew Garfield) is struck down by polio at the age of 28, he is given only a few months to live. With the help of his wife Diana (Claire Foy) and the ground-breaking ideas of inventor Teddy Hall (Hugh Bonneville), Robin becomes a pioneering advocate for the disabled as he and Diana travel the world with the hopes of transforming the lives of others like him. Contains infrequent bloody images.

Coffee ClubCoffee Club - 10.45am on Thur 7 Dec

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Fri 8 - 14 Dec

Murder On The Orient Express
Kenneth Branagh | USA/Malta | 2017 | 115m | 12A

Author Event + Whisky Galore!

Kenneth Branagh directs and stars as Hercules Poirot in the latest big-screen adaptation of Agatha Christie’s novel. A lavish train ride unfolds into a stylish and suspenseful mystery involving thirteen stranded strangers as Poirot probes the murder of an American tycoon aboard the legendary Orient Express. Also starring Dame Judi Dench, Olivia Coleman, Michelle Pfeiffer and Johnny Depp.

Contains moderate violence, occasional bloody images.

Coffee ClubCoffee Club - 10.45am on Wed 13 Dec

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Fri 15 Dec - Mon 18 Dec

The Death Of Stalin
Armando Ianucci | France/UK | 2017 | 106m | 15

BreatheThe internal political landscape of 1950’s Soviet Russia takes on darkly comic form in a new film by writer/director Armando Iannucci. In the days following Stalin’s collapse, his core team of ministers tussle for control; some want positive change in the Soviet Union, others have more sinister motives. Their one common trait? They’re all just desperately trying to remain alive. One of the best - and funniest - films of the year!


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Fri 22 Dec & Sat 23 Dec

The Snowman + The Snowman & The Snowdog
Dianne Jackson | UK | 1982 | 27m | U / Hilary Audus | UK | 2012 | 24m | U


A double bill of Raymond Briggs’ animated classics.

'The Snowman' weaves a spell of magical enchantment as a young boy’s snowman comes to life and escorts him on a magical flying visit to the North Pole.

In 'The Snowman and The Snowdog' a young boy moves into the house in whose backyard the snowman was built. Finding a photograph of the snowman the boy rebuilds him, fashioning a snow dog out of the excess snow. The trio fly off in a plane to meet Santa, who gives the boy a magical dog collar which will make it the happiest Christmas ever for him.


All tickets are £3 per person.


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