Little Witley Film Society - Our Programme For 2018/2019
PRICES AND MEMBERSHIP
£32.50 ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP, £6.50 ON THE DOOR
TICKET ALSO INCLUDES GLASS OF WINE OR SOFT DRINK, CHEESE AND BISCUITS AND CHOC ICE!
(£8 FOR PARTY NIGHT FOR NON-MEMBERS )
November 10th 2018 – THE ZOOKEEPERS WIFE (2017) - Certificate 12
Jan and Antonina Zabinski are in charge of Warsaw Zoo under Nazi rule. They covertly begin working with the Resistance and put into action plans to save the lives of hundreds of Jews from what becomes the Warsaw Ghetto. A moving true story. (in English)
January 12th 2019 - MAO’S LAST DANCER (2010) – Certificate PG
A film based on the best seller autobiography of Li Cunxin, taken from his rural peasant family by Madame Mao’s ballet academy, his defection to the US and his becoming a principle dancer in the US and Australia. An inspiring and emotionally powerful film.
February 9th 2019 – WELCOME TO THE STICKS (2008) – Certificate 12A
A French public servant from sunny Provence is sent to live in the “north”! The biggest indigenous box office hit in French film history. The Guardian called it “fiendishly funny”. ST
March 9th 2019- QUEEN OF KATWE (2016) – Certificate PG
The tale of Phiona a child from a slum in Uganda, who discovers chess and becomes a top player, lifting her out of poverty and into a bright future. A rich and very moving and “irresistible” film with outstanding performances.
April 13th 2019 – EVERLASTING MOMENTS (2008) - Certificate 15
The moving story of a working class woman in Malmo in early years of last century, who wins a camera and discovers she has a great artistic talent. It’s a “great and tender story of hope”. Great performances. Classed as a masterpiece. ST
END OF YEAR PARTY May 11th 2019 – WAKING NED DEVINE (1998) - Certificate PG
Set in a small Irish village. Ned dies of shock at the news of his lottery win! His friends conspire to keep the money local! Also rated a “Flicks Gem”.