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October Films

Representing revolution - Russia in 2017

 

 
DATE FILM TIME (pm)
Mon 2 In This Corner Of The World (12A) 7.00
Tue 3 Final Portrait (15) 5.30
Wed 4 Final Portrait (15) 10.45am, 7.30
Thu 5 Final Portrait (15) 7.30
Fri 6 Zip & Zap and the Captain’s Island (schools only) 10.30am
Fri 6 Detroit (15) 7.30
Sat 7 Wee Film Club (see Learning at RBCFT) 10.30am & 11.30am
Sat 7 Detroit (15) 7.30
Mon 9 EVENT CINEMA: Loving Vincent (12A) 7.00
Tue 10 Kedi (U) 7.30
Wed 11 + Thu 12 The Limehouse Golem (15) 7.30
Fri 13 Logan Lucky (12A) 7.30
Sat 14 Captain Underpants (U) 2.00
Sat 14 Logan Lucky (12A) 7.30
Mon 16 God’s Own Country (15) 7.00
Tue 17 Captain Underpants (U) 2.00
Tue 17 Hotel Salvation (PG) 5.30
Wed 18 Captain Underpants (U) 10.30am
Wed 18 Goon: Last Of The Enforcers (15) 7.30
Thu 19 Hotel Salvation (PG) 10.45am, 7.30
Fri 20 Victoria and Abdul (PG) 5.30, 7.45
Sat 21 Wind River (15) 7.30
Sun 22 Victoria and Abdul (PG) 5.30
Mon 23 Wind River (15) 7.00
Tue 24 + Wed 25 Victoria and Abdul (PG) 5.30, 7.45
Thu 26 Victoria and Abdul (PG) 10.45am, 5.30
Fri 27 At Home Among Strangers / Svoy sredi chuzhikh, chuzhoy sredi svoikh (15) 7.00
Sat 28 DOUBLE BILL:
October / Oktyabr + The End of St Petersburg / Konets Sankt-Peterburga
(PG)
1.30 / 4.00
Sat 28 Reds (15) 7.00
Sun 29 Dr Zhivago (PG) 2.00
Sun 29 The Last Bolshevik / Le Tombeau d'Alexandre (PG) 7.00
Mon 30 Patti Cake$ (15) 7.00
Tue 31 Victoria and Abdul (PG) 2.00
Tue 31 Stephen King’s IT (15) 7.30
     

Mon 2 Oct

In This Corner Of The World / Kono sekai no katasumi ni
Sunao Katabuchi | Japan | 2016 | 129m | 12A - Contains moderate war violence, injury detail

In This Corner Of The World Award winning anime follows a young lady named Suzu Urano, who moves to the small town of Kure in Hiroshima in 1944 to live with her husband’s family. Suzu’s life is thrown into chaos when her town is bombed during World War II. Her perseverance and courage underpin this heartwarming and inspirational tale of the everyday challenges faced by the Japanese in the midst of a violent, war-torn country.

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Tues 3 - Thu 5 Oct

Final Portrait
Stanley Tucci | UK |2017 | 90mins | 15

Final PortraitIn 1964, while on a trip to Paris, the American writer and art-lover James Lord (Armie Hammer) is asked by his friend, the world-renowned artist Alberto Giacometti (Geoffrey Rush), to sit for a portrait. The process, Giacometti assures Lord, will take only a few days. So begins the story of an offbeat friendship and an insight into the beauty, frustration, profundity and, at times, downright chaos of the artistic process.

Coffee Club  Coffee Club - 10.45am on Wednesday 4 October

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Fri 6 Oct

Zip & Zap and the Captain's Island / Zipi y Zape y la Isla del Capitán
Oskar Santos | Spain | 2016 | 105m (PG)

Zip & Zap and the Captain's IslandWhen their Christmas holiday is cancelled, Zip and Zap are forced to go on a boring boat trip with their parents. But the destination turns out to be a remote island, and after they take shelter in a mansion belonging to the eccentric Miss Pam, the boys awake to discover their parents are gone. Zip and Zap have to uncover the mysterious secret behind the island and its strange inhabitants.

For schools only, please contact rbcft@dumgal.gov.uk if you would to book.

The film is suitable for P5-S3 (with a likely PG cert).

Screening as part of the 2017 Spanish and French Film Festival school programme, Oct 5-14.

Ticket prices - £4.60 per pupil and accompanying teachers are free.

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Fri 6 – Sat 7 Oct

Detroit
Kathryn Bigelow | USA | 2017 | 143m | 15

DetroitDrama from Oscar winning director Bigelow (‘The Hurt Locker’, ‘Zero Dark Thirty’) based on the true story of a police raid in Detroit in 1967 which resulted in one of the biggest race riots in US history and the deaths of three young African American men.

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Mon 9 Oct

EVENT CINEMA Loving Vincent
Dorota Kobiela/Hugh Welchman | UK/Poland | 2017 | 95m | 12A - Contains suicide theme, infrequent moderate sex, injury detail

Loving VincentThe world’s first fully painted feature is an animated film about the life and mysterious death of Vincent Van Gogh. ‘Loving Vincent’ was first shot as live action and then handpainted frame by frame in the painter's style by over 125 artists.

This will be the first live screening via satellite. The film will be followed by a Q&A with the film's cast and crew live from the National Gallery in London.

All tickets are £9.

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Tue 10 Oct

Kedi
Ceyda Torun | Turkey/ USA | 2016 | 79m | U | Contains Subtitles

KediDocumentary about what it's like to be a cat in Istanbul as well as a profile of an ancient city and its unique people.

A surprise box-office hit, ‘Kedi’ has a 98% rating on Rotten Tomatoes and was described by IndieWire as “the ‘Citizen Kane’ of cat documentaries”.

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Wed 11 – Thu 12 Oct

The Limehouse Golem
Juan Carlos Medina | UK | 2016 | 109m | 15

The Limehouse GolemGothic murder mystery set in London's dangerous Limehouse district in 1880. A series of murders has shaken the community to the point where people believe that only a legendary creature from dark times - the mythical Golem - must be responsible. Scotland Yard inspector John Kildare (Bill Nighy) investigates but soon takes a special interest in a young stage performer accused of murdering her husband.

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Fri 13 – Sat 14 Oct

Logan Lucky
Steven Soderbergh | USA | 2017 | 119m | 12A - Contains infrequent strong language, moderate violence

Logan LuckyAfter a five year hiatus director Steven Soderbergh returns to caper comedy territory with ‘Logan Lucky’. Trying to reverse a family curse, two dim-witted brothers, Jimmy and Clyde (Channing Tatum and Adam Driver), attempt to pull off an elaborate heist during a NASCAR race in North Carolina. Also starring a scene-stealing Daniel Craig as Joe Bang, the brothers’ explosives specialist.

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Sat 14 – Wed 18 Oct

Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie
David Soren | USA | 2017 | 89m | U

Captain Underpants: The First Epic MovieDreamWorks' latest comedy is a real hidden animated gem. An adaptation of Dav Pilkey's beloved children's books (over 70m copies sold worldwide) in which two overly imaginative pranksters named George and Harold hypnotise their principal into thinking he's a ridiculously enthusiastic, incredibly dim-witted superhero named Captain Underpants.

RBCFT FAMILY FRIENDLY SCREENINGS
Films for a younger audience and their parents/guardians. 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 Oct 14, 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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Mon 16 Oct

God’s Own Country
Francis Lee | UK | 2017 | 104m | 15

God’s Own CountryJohnny Saxby works on his family’s remote farm in Yorkshire and numbs the daily frustration of his lonely existence with nightly binge-drinking at the local pub and casual sex. But when a handsome Romanian migrant worker arrives for lambing season, an intense relationship starts to form which could change Johnny’s life forever.

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Tue 17 + 19 Oct

Hotel Salvation
Shubhashish Bhutiani | India | 2016 |102m | PG | Contains Subtitles

Hotel SalvationA gentle and tender Indian comedy drama and a strong contender to be India’s Academy Award entry in 2018. The film follows the ordeal of an over-worked modern son forced to accompany his 77 year old father, who is in search of salvation, to the holy city of Varanasi.

Screening as part of this year’s LUMINATE, Scotland’s Creative Ageing Festival.

Coffee Club  Coffee Club - 10.45am on Thursday 19 October

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Wed 18 Oct

Goon: Last of the Enforcers
Jay Baruchel | Canada | 2017 | 101m | 15

Goon: Last of the EnforcersAfter one too many concussions, hockey enforcer Doug Glatt (Seann William Scott) is forced to give up his aspirations of going to the big show and settle into a buttoned down career as an insurance salesman at the urging of his pregnant wife Eva (Alison Pill). However, Doug can't resist the siren call of the Highlanders, so he sets course to reclaim his former glory.

Screening in association with the Solway Sharks.

Bring a baby  Bring a baby - 10.30am on Wednesday 18 October

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Fri 20 Oct – Thu 2 Nov

Victoria and Abdul
Stephen Frears | UK/USA | 2017 | 106m | PG

Victoria and AbdulDame Judi Dench returns as Queen Victoria in this true story of the unlikely friendship between Victoria and a young clerk, Abdul Karim, who travelled from India to participate in her golden jubilee. The two forge a devoted alliance and, as their friendship deepens, Victoria questions the constrictions of her longheld position and she begins to see a changing world through new eyes.

Coffee Club  Coffee Club - 10.45am on Thursday 26 October

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Sat 21 - Mon 23 Oct

Wind River
Taylor Sheridan | USA | 2017 | 111m | 15

Wind RiverUS Ranger Cory Lambert (Jeremy Renner) discovers a body in the rugged wilderness of the Wind River Indian Reservation. The FBI sends in rookie agent Jane Banner and when she employs Cory as a tracker, the two venture deep into a world ravaged by violence and the elements.

The final part in a loose thematic trilogy of films exploring the modern American frontier scripted by Taylor Sheridan (following ‘Sicario’ and ‘Hell Or High Water’).

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Fri 27 October

At Home Among Strangers / Svoy sredi chuzhikh, chuzhoy sredi svoikh
Nikita Mikhalkov | USSR | 1974 | 97m | 15 | Russian with English subtitles

At Home Among StrangersDrama Set during the Civil War between the Reds and the Whites that followed the 1917 revolution in Russia.

There will be an illustrated talk before the screening by Dr David Archibald and a short Q&A will follow after the film

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Representing revolution - Russia in 2017

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Sat 28 October - Double Bill

October (or Ten Days That Shook The World)
Oktyabr
Sergei Eisenstein | USSR | 1928 | 116m | PG | Black & White/Silent
PLUS
The End of St Petersburg / Konets Sankt-Peterburga
Vsevolod Pudovkin | USSR | 1927 | 88m | PG | Black & White/Silent

OctoberDouble bill of two classic films of Soviet cinema commissioned by the government to commemorate the 10th anniversary of the 1917 Revolution.

‘October’, shot in documentary style, is a fascinating silent feature which is focussed on the final stages of the Revolution which brought the Communists to power.

In ‘The End Of St Petersburg’ the plot centres on a peasant boy who comes to St. Petersburg just as the 1917 October Revolution is beginning.

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Representing revolution - Russia in 2017

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Sat 28 October

Reds
Warren Beatty | USA | 1981 | 188m plus interval | 15

Reds American epic drama film co-written, produced and directed by Warren Beatty (who also took the Academy Award for direction).

The picture centres on the life and career of John Reed (played by Beatty), the journalist and writer who chronicled the Russian Revolution in his book "Ten Days That Shook the World".

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Representing revolution - Russia in 2017

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Sun 29 October

Dr Zhivago
David Lean | USA/UK/Italy | 1965 | 192m + interval | PG

Dr ZhivagoPopular epic drama based on the novel by Boris Pasternak. The life of a Russian physician and poet (Omar Sharif) who, although married to another, falls in love with a political activist's wife (Julie Christie) and experiences hardship during the First World War and then the October Revolution.

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Representing revolution - Russia in 2017

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Sun 29 October

The Last Bolshevik / Le Tombeau d'Alexandre
Chris Marker | France | 1993 | 120m | PG

The Last BolshevikThis documentary tells the story of film director Aleksandr Medvedkin, throughout his life a sincere believer in communism, whose films were repeatedly banned in the Soviet Union.

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Representing revolution - Russia in 2017

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Mon 30 Oct

Patti Cake$
Geremy Jasper | USA | 2017 | 109m | 15

Patti Cake$Aspiring rapper Patricia Dombrowski, aka Patti Cake$, tries to reach the big time in the hip-hop scene while struggling to survive in her hometown where her life is falling apart. Cheered on by her grandmother and only friends, Jheri and Basterd, Patti also shoulders her mother’s heartaches and misfortunes.

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Tue 31 Oct

IT
Andrés Muschietti | USA | 2017 | 135m | 15

ITAfter bringing you Stephen King’s masterful horror ‘The Shining’ last Halloween this year we bring you the latest big screen adaptation of his work, ‘IT’. With its distinctly ‘Stranger Things’ vibe a group of kids band together to find out who – or what – is responsible for the disappearance of their town’s children.

Warning: Contains Pennywise the Clown.

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