• The titles for the Viewing have been confirmed –

FFallen Leaves P2sALLEN LEAVES – the latest droll comedy-drama from the Finnish master Abi Kaurismäki won the Jury Prize at the Cannes Film Festival in 2023.

THE END WE START FROM – rising star Jodie Comer gives a remarkable performance as a new mother struggling to survive a catastrophic flood submerging London.

THE INNOCENT– an inventive French thriller which manages to combine comedy and romance in an amusing heist thriller.  Winner of two César awards in 2023.

PastLives P1sPAST LIVES - First-time director Celine Song presents the touching story of two childhood friends, Norah and Hae Sung, separated when Nora’s family move from South Korea to North America. – Oscar® nominated for Best Motion Picture of the Year. 2023 (pending!)

SCRAPPER – An independent 12-year-old girl’s world is turned upside-down when her estranged father turns up.  “Delightful British indie. Worthy viewing”  

TYPIST ARTIST PIRATE KING – director Carol Morley (The Falling) uses the work of artist Audrey Amiss to explore the growing friendship of two women on a road trip to Sunderland.

  • The films will be split between two screening rooms, both within the Space location.
  • Lunch will be provided in the form of freshly-baked pizza with vegetarian and omnivore options and tea and coffee will alsoScrapper P1s be available during the day.
  • The ever-popular DVD/ BluRay bring and buy facility will be back although I’m advised that we are already fully loaded with copies of Steven Spielberg’s Munich!
  • Registration will be from 10:00 with the first film starting at 10:30
  • Tickets will be on a first come first served basis
  • As last year there will be an ‘early bird’ price of £20, £18 for students with a cut-off date of 10th After the 10th prices will be £22 and £20 respectively
  • The deadline for all applications is Sunday 17th March
  • The application form – Click here to download – once completed should be sent to Andy Hastie either by email or post. 
    Addresses together with payment details are included on the application form

It would be appreciated if you could get your responses into Andy as soon as possible.

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Taunton – Sunday 24th March

Following the success of the Bath Viewing in April 2023, the South West Group of Cinema for All are pleased to announce that our next Viewing Day I will be held on Sunday 24th March.  Our hosts for our 96th SW Viewing are Taunton Film Society and North Curry Film Club which will be held at The Space in Monkton Heathfield, just off the A38 to the east of Taunton.  The Space has an 80-seat theatre and a smaller Studio allowing us to screen six new releases for “your consideration”!

The films to be screened, booking details and everything you will need to know will be available by email and on our website as soon as possible.

Looking forward to seeing you on the day!  Reserve the date now!!  

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Cheltenham IFF has been cancelled and we are currently looking at the possibilities for an online version of the festival for the same time, 25th - 31st May, if we can find a streaming platform that can provide the back-end and get the agreement of at least some of the sales agents.

 

With that mindset engaged, here's an online version of the programme for the cancelled Spring Viewing Session:

Click HERE for film notes.

 

Portrait of a lady on fire

PORTRAIT OF A LADY ON FIRE 
Curzon Home Cinema  https://tinyurl.com/yx6vc5dq
 
AND THEN WE DANCED
Curzon Home Cinema  https://tinyurl.com/upwvgcc
 
SONS OF DENMARK
Amazon Prime Video  https://tinyurl.com/tesfopn
or Curzon Home Cinema  https://tinyurl.com/w3s4so7
or  Sky Store  https://tinyurl.com/vgg5f56
 
JUDY AND PUNCH
Amazon Prime Video   https://tinyurl.com/w23tj9x
or  Google Play  https://tinyurl.com/ryghx2v
or  Sky Store  https://tinyurl.com/udxpvsv
 
ROCKS  n/a at the moment.SYSTEM CRASHER poster
 
ROJO
Curzon Home Cinema   https://tinyurl.com/sfwoac5
or  Amazon Prime Video  https://tinyurl.com/rsjsnu3
or  Sky Store  https://tinyurl.com/t56oxl9
 
THE PUBLIC  n/a at the moment.
 
SYSTEM CRASHER 
or  BFI Player  https://tinyurl.com/wyklebr
or  Curzon Home Cinema   https://tinyurl.com/se9okhe
 
MEETING GORBACHEVMEETING GORBACHEV
Sky Store (buy only)  https://tinyurl.com/wa9mzv4