Robert Burns Centre
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MAY 2018 @ RBCFT

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May Films
 
DATE FILM TIME (pm)
Tue 1 Radical Film Network Screening 7.30
Wed 2 + Thu 3 The Divine Order (12A) 7.30
Fri 4 Isle of Dogs (PG) 7.30
Sat 5 Wee Film Club (see Learning at RBCFT) 10.30am, 11.30am
Sat 5 Isle of Dogs (PG) 7.30
Sun 6 The Incredibles (U) Cash For Kids Charity Screening 2.00
Mon 7 MAY DAY PUBLIC HOLIDAY  
Tue 8 The Magic Flute (PG) 7.00
Wed 9 + Thu 10 Isle of Dogs (PG) 7.30
Fri 11 + Sat 12 Lost in Paris (12A) 7.30
Mon 14 The Third Murder (15) 7.00
Tue 15 Unrest (12A) 7.00
Wed 16 An American In Paris - The Musical 7.00
Thu 17 Untouchable (15)  6.00
Fri 18 + Sat 19 Love, Simon (12A) 7.30
Mon 21 Wonderstruck (PG) 7.00
Tue 22 La Boheme 2.00
Wed 23 Even When I Fall (12A) 6.00
Thu 24 Even When I Fall (12A) 7.30
Fri 25 A Wrinkle in Time (PG) 6.00
Sat 26 A Wrinkle in Time (PG) - Relaxed Screening at 2.30 2.30, 5.00
Mon 28 The Seventh Seal (U) 7.00
Tue 29 The Guernsey Literary & Potato Peel Pie Society (12A) 7.30
Wed 30 The Guernsey Literary & Potato Peel Pie Society (12A) 7.30
Thu 31 The Guernsey Literary & Potato Peel Pie Society (12A) 7.30
     

Tue 1 May

The Irishmen / The Colony
Philip Donnellan | UK | 1964 | 111m | No Rating | Black and White

The Irishmen Two pioneering documentary films by former BBC producer Philip Donnellan, about 1960s migrant communities in Britain, being screened as part of the 2018 Radical Film Network Scotland programme. They will be introduced by Ian Gasse of Dumfries Trades Union Council and will be followed by a Q&A session featuring a panel of representatives from Dumfries & Galloway Multicultural Association, Open Borders Scotland and MOOL (Massive Outpouring of Love).

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Wed 2 - Thu 3 May

The Divine Order / Die göttliche Ordnung
Petra Biondina Volpe | Switzerland | 2017 | 96m | 12A - Contains moderate sex, sex references, nudity, language | Contains Subtitles

The Divine OrderIt is less than 50 years since women in Switzerland secured the right to vote. ‘The Divine Order’ offers a thrilling, hugely entertaining sense of this defining moment through the lives of the women in a small Swiss village. Housewife Nora lives with her husband, two sons and father-in-law, but if she wants to work she would require her husband’s permission. Fighting such an outmoded notion, she starts campaigning for women’s right to vote.

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Fri 4 - Thu 10 May

Isle of Dogs
Wes Anderson | USA/ Germany | 2017 | 101m | PG

Isle of DogsThe latest stop motion adventure from Wes Anderson (‘The Fantastic Mr Fox’, ‘The Grand Budapest Hotel’) follows a boy's odyssey in search of his dog. In the future, an outbreak of canine flu leads the mayor of a Japanese city to banish all dogs to an island that's a garbage dump. The outcasts must soon embark on an epic journey when a 12-year-old boy arrives on the island to find his beloved pet.

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Sun 6 May

The Incredibles Cash For Kids Charity Screening
Brad bird | USA | 2004 | 115m | U

Isle of DogsFantastic family fun and recently voted best Superhero Film of all time by Paste Magazine! A family of undercover superheroes, while trying to live the quiet suburban life, are forced into action to save the world.

This is a charity screening for Westsound Radio and Cash for Kids. All profits from today's screening will go to charity.

Tickets all £5

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Tue 8 May

The Magic Flute / Trollflöjten
Ingmar Bergman | Sweden | 1975 | 135m | PG | Contains Subtitles

The Magic FluteA match of two masters, Bergman's film of Mozart's masterpiece is one of the greatest screen versions of an opera ever made. Screening as part of ‘Bergman at 100’, a season of films to commemorate the centenary of the birth of Ingmar Bergman (1918-2007).

Bergman’s ‘The Seventh Seal’ is screening on Monday 28 May at 7.00pm.

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Fri 11 - Sat 12 May

Lost In Paris / Paris pieds nus
Dominique Abel / Fiona Gordon | France / Belgium | 2016 | 83m | 12A - Contains infrequent strong language, moderate sex references | Contains Subtitles

Lost In ParisThe first of three films this week celebrating the ‘City of Light’ is this charming comedy about Fiona, a Canadian librarian, who flies to Paris only to discover that her 88-year-old aunt is missing. As Fiona scours the city looking for her, she encounters Dom, a friendly but annoying tramp who won't leave her alone.

“…a little gem.” The Guardian

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Mon 14 May

The Third Murder / Sandome no satsujin
Hirokazu Kore-eda | Japan | 2017 | 124m | 15 | Contains Subtitles

The Third MurderLeading attorney Shigemori takes on the defence of murder-robbery suspect Misumi who served jail time for another murder 30 years ago. Shigemori’s chances of winning the case seem low - his client freely admits his guilt, despite facing the death penalty if he is convicted. As he digs deeper into the case Shigemori believes his client is the fall guy for a sinister conspiracy.

Acclaimed drama from the director of ‘Our Little Sister’ and ‘After The Storm’.

Film ClubCome join other Movie Enthusiasts at our Film Club - Monday at 7.00pm!

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Tue 15 May

Unrest
Jennifer Brea | USA | 2017 | 98m | 12A - Contains upsetting scenes, suicide references, infrequent strong language

UnrestWhen Harvard PhD student Jennifer Brea is struck down at 28 by a fever that leaves her bedridden, doctors tell her it's "all in her head." Determined to live, she turns her camera on herself and her community, a hidden world of millions confined to their homes and bedrooms by ME, commonly called chronic fatigue syndrome.

Screening as part of ME Awareness Week, 11 - 17 May.
Following the film there will be a discussion with members of the Dumfries and Galloway ME and Fibromyalgia Network.

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Wed 16 May - EVENT CINEMA

An American In Paris– A New Musical
2017 | 160m | U

An American In ParisThe Tony® Award-winning Broadway musical about love, hope and living your dreams has taken the West End by storm. With gorgeous Gershwin tunes, stunning designs and show-stopping choreography, this breathtakingly beautiful new musical is inspired by the Oscar® winning MGM film and tells the impassioned story of an American GI discovering art, friendship and love in the ‘City of Light’ in 1945.

Ticket prices £14 Full, £12 Concession.

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Thu 17 May

Untouchable / Intouchables
Olivier Nakache / Eric Toledano | France | 2011 | 15 | 110m | Contains Subtitles

UntouchableOne of the most requested films ever at the RBC is this irresistible feel-good French comedy drama based on a true story. After he becomes a quadriplegic from a paragliding accident, a Parisian aristocrat (François Cluzet) finds his world turned upside down when he hires a young, good-humoured, black Muslim ex-con (Omar Sy) as his carer.

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Fri 18 - Sat 19 May

Love, Simon
Greg Berlanti | USA | 2018 | 109m | 12A - Contains moderate sex references, infrequent strong language

Love SimonComedy drama about Simon, a 17-year-old high school student - everyone deserves a great love story but for Simon it's complicated: no-one knows he's gay and he doesn't know who the anonymous classmate is that he's fallen for online. Resolving both issues proves hilarious, scary and lifechanging.

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Mon 21 May

Wonderstruck
Todd Haynes | USA | 2017 | 116m | PG | Contains Subtitles and Black and White scenes

WonderstruckDirector Todd Haynes (‘I’m Not There’, ‘Carol’) returns with a drama which dovetails the stories of two 12-yearolds living 50 years apart. The story of a young boy in 1970s Midwest is told simultaneously with a tale about a young girl in 1920s New York as they both seek the same mysterious connection.

Film ClubCome join other Movie Enthusiasts at our Film Club - Monday at 7.00pm!

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Tue 22 May- EVENT CINEMA

La Bohème - Teatro / Comunale Di Bologna
Graham Vick | Italy | 2018 | 140m | PG

La bohemeSet in the idyllic 19th century Paris, ‘La Bohème’ tells the story of a love affair between a poor poet and a seamstress. But they are soon faced by the cruel realities of poverty and ill health which ends up putting their relationship to the test. This production of one of opera’s classic and unforgettable stories is led by a cast of four talented young artists as the lovers. Recorded Live 18 April 2018.

Ticket Prices £14 Full, £12 Concession.

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Wed 23 - Thu 24 May

Even When I Fall
Kate McLarnon / Sky Neal | UK | 2017 | 93m | 12A - Contains references to sexual violence, human trafficking and slavery | Contains Subtitles

Even When I FallThe incredible story of 13 young circus artists as they reclaim skills that once came at a high cost: they were slaves in Indian circuses - sold as children. Now freed, together they form Nepal's first circus. An intimate, beautiful film that harnesses the visual power of circus to give a unique perspective into the complex world of human trafficking.

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Fri 25 - Sat 26 May

A Wrinkle In Time
Ava DuVernay | USA | 2018 | Running Time TBC | PG

A Wrinkle In TimeDisney family adventure based on the best-selling novel fantasy novel. After learning her astrophysicist father is being held captive on a distant planet deep in the grip of a universe-spanning evil, Meg Murry works with her highly intelligent younger brother, her classmate, and three astral travelers to save him.

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Mon 28 May

The Seventh Seal / Det sjunde inseglet
Ingmar Bergman | Sweden | 1957 | 96m | PG | Contains Subtitles

The Seventh Seal A knight (Max Von Sydow) returns home from the Crusades and seeks answers about life, death, and the existence of God as he plays chess against the Grim Reaper during the Black Plague. Regarded as one of the greatest films ever made and showing as part of ‘Bergman at 100’, a season of films to commemorate the centenary of the director’s birth.‘

The Magic Flute’ is screening on Tue 8 May at 7.00pm.

Film ClubCome join other Movie Enthusiasts at our Film Club - Monday at 7.00pm!

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Tue 29 May - Thu 7 June

The Guernsey Literary And Potato Peel Pie Society
Mike Newell | USA/UK | 2018 | 124m | 12A

TullyBased on the best-selling novel by Annie Barrows. A writer forms an unexpected bond with the residents of Guernsey Island in the aftermath of World War II when she decides to write a book about their experiences during the war.

Contains moderate bloody images, sex references.

Coffee ClubCoffee Club Wed 6 Jun at 10.45am

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