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  • Film Quiz
    Film Quiz

    Have you had a go at our Film Quiz?

    Quiz Sheets are available at £1 each from any committee member. Don't forget to get your entry in by 30th September, to have a chance of winning one of our great prizes!

  • Next
    Screening
    Sunday
    06
    Sep
    1.00 pm

    Czech season

    NEXT
    SCREENING
     
    • Drama
    • Czech Republic
    • Colour
    • 206 mins.
    Directed by Agnieszka Holland (Europa, Europa; In Darkness and episodes of iconic TV series; The Wire, The Killing and House of Cards), Burning Bush portrays the experiences of student protesters, the police and the media following the 1968 Soviet occupation of Czechoslovakia. Drawing on personal experience, Holland convincingly interweaves lives, stories and conflicting interests in…
    • Tue
      11
      Aug
      2015
       
      • Second World War comedy drama
      • Czechoslovakia
      • B&W
      • 93 mins.
      At a village railway station in occupied Czechoslovakia a bumbling, shy young station guard attempts to lose his virginity in Jirí Menzel's brilliant and tender Comedy/ Drama. Winner of the 1968 Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film, Closely Observed Trains is "a masterpiece of human observation…
    • Tue
      25
      Aug
      2015
       
      • Comedy
      • Czechoslovakia
      • Colour
      • 74 mins.
      Immediately banned by government censors on its 1966 release, Vera Chytilová's story of two teenage girls on a playful, hedonistic rampage through Prague's restaurants , clubs and bars is a "psychedelic, feminist farce". Believing that "the only way to behave in a world as spoiled as ours…
    • Tue
      08
      Sep
      2015
       
      • Documentary
      • Czech Republic
      • Colour
      • 66 mins.
      Against the backdrop of Northern Bohemia, a young man spends his days fixing his beat up Ford, looking for work and for connection in the night-time world of tuning festivals. Into the Clouds We Gaze is a beautifully observed documentary by established Czech Director Martin Dušek (The…
    • Sun
      30
      Aug
      2015
       
      • Documentary
      • France/Brazil/Italy
      • Colour
      • 110 mins.
      VIEWING SESSION In July and August we've chosen screenings of new releases in the Eden Court Cinema programme for viewing and informal discussion. We'll be joining the Eden Court Cinema audience at this performance and then chatting it over afterwards in informal discussion, lead by arts writer…