Films

Philomena (Peak Film Society)

Saturday 20th September, 2014
7:30 pm to 9:10 pm

philomenaUS/UK 2013  Certificate 12A
Starring: Judi Dench, Steve Coogan
Director: Stephen Frears

As a teenager in Ireland Philomena Lee was sent to a convent for the ‘sin’ of having a baby out of wedlock and was forced to give him up for adoption. This Oscar nominated film tells the true story of her fifty year long search for her son, and a journalist’s effort to help her find him.

Glossop’s largest silver screen. Real cinema atmosphere with raked seating. Licensed bar. Doors open 7.00pm

Temporary membership for an individual screening £4.50 (£3.50 concessionary) available on the door.

Membership available from

Bay Tree Books, 96 High St. West, Glossop.

Peak Film Society, 22 Newshaw Lane, Hadfield SK13 2AR

info@peakfilmsociety.org

and at film screenings.

The Lunchbox (Peak Film Society)

Saturday 18th October, 2014
7:30 pm to 9:15 pm

lunchboxTHE LUNCHBOX

India/France/Germany/UK 2014 104mins Certificate PG

Starring: Irrfan Khan, Nimrat Kaur, Nawazuddin Siddiqui

Director: Ritesh Batra

A charming Indian romantic drama. A mistaken delivery by the famously efficient Dabbabwalas (lunchbox delivery service) of Mumbai connects a young housewife to an older man in the dusk of his life as they build a fantasy world together through notes in the lunchbox. Hindi and English languages with English subtitles.

Glossop’s largest silver screen. Real cinema atmosphere with raked seating. Licensed bar. Doors open 7.00pm

Temporary membership for an individual screening £4.50 (£3.50 concessionary) available on the door.

Membership available from

Bay Tree Books, 96 High St. West, Glossop.

Peak Film Society, 22 Newshaw Lane, Hadfield SK13 2AR

info@peakfilmsociety.org

and at film screenings.

Goodbye Lenin! (Peak Film Society)

Saturday 22nd November, 2014
7:30 pm to 9:35 pm

goodbyelGermany 2003 121mins Certificate 15
Starring: Daniel Brühl, Katrin Saß, Chulman Khamatova
Director: Wolfgang Becker

Shown in conjunction with Glossop – Bad Vilbel twinning association to mark the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin wall. In East Germany in 1989 a young man protests against the regime. His mother watches the police arrest him, suffers a heart attack and falls into a coma. Later, the GDR no longer exists and the mother awakes. She has to avoid any excitement so the son sets up the GDR for her in their flat. German, Russian and English languages with English subtitles.

Glossop’s largest silver screen. Real cinema atmosphere with raked seating. Licensed bar. Doors open 7.00pm

Temporary membership for an individual screening £4.50 (£3.50 concessionary) available on the door.

Membership available from

Bay Tree Books, 96 High St. West, Glossop.

Peak Film Society, 22 Newshaw Lane, Hadfield SK13 2AR

info@peakfilmsociety.org

and at film screenings.

Sunshine on Leith (Peak Film Society)

Saturday 13th December, 2014
5:30 pm to 7:15 pm

sunshineUK 2013 100mins Certificate PG
Starring: Peter Mullan, Jason Flemyng, Antonia Thomas
Director: Dexter Fletcher

Based on the stage hit of the same name and featuring music by pop-folk band The Proclaimers. The film follows Davy and Ally who have to re-learn how to live life in Edinburgh after coming home from serving in Afghanistan. Both struggle in adapting to life a life outside the army and dealing with the everyday struggles of family, jobs and relationships.

Glossop’s largest silver screen. Real cinema atmosphere with raked seating. Licensed bar. Doors open 7.00pm

Temporary membership for an individual screening £4.50 (£3.50 concessionary) available on the door.

Membership available from

Bay Tree Books, 96 High St. West, Glossop.

Peak Film Society, 22 Newshaw Lane, Hadfield SK13 2AR

info@peakfilmsociety.org

and at film screenings.

Rush (Peak Film Society)

Saturday 10th January, 2015
7:30 pm to 9:35 pm

rushRUSH
UK/Germany 2013 123mins Certificate 15
Starring: Daniel Brühl, Chris Hemsworth, Olivia Wilde
Director: Ron Howard

Set against the sexy, glamorous golden age of Formula 1 racing in the 1970s, this gripping film is based on the true story of a great sporting rivalry between handsome English playboy James Hunt and his methodical, brilliant opponent Austrian driver Niki Lauda.

Glossop’s largest silver screen. Real cinema atmosphere with raked seating. Licensed bar. Doors open 7.00pm
Temporary membership for an individual screening £4.50 (£3.50 concessionary) available on the door.
Membership available from
Bay Tree Books, 96 High St. West, Glossop.
Peak Film Society, 22 Newshaw Lane, Hadfield SK13 2AR
info@peakfilmsociety.org
and at film screenings.

Calvary (Peak Film Society)

Saturday 7th February, 2015
7:30 pm to 9:15 pm

calvaryIreland/UK 2014 100mins Certificate 15
Starring: Brendan Gleeson, Chris O’Dowd, Kelly Reilly
Director: John Michael McDonagh

In the confessional, a man announces that he was abused as an altar boy and is hell-bent on revenge. Father James, as the church representative, must now take the fall. His crucifixion is booked for the following Sunday. The priest has a full week to put his own house in order. Led by a brilliant performance from Brendan Gleeson, Calvary tackles weighty issues with humour, intelligence, and sensitivity.

Glossop’s largest silver screen. Real cinema atmosphere with raked seating. Licensed bar. Doors open 7.00pm
Temporary membership for an individual screening £4.50 (£3.50 concessionary) available on the door.
Membership available from
Bay Tree Books, 96 High St. West, Glossop.
Peak Film Society, 22 Newshaw Lane, Hadfield SK13 2AR
info@peakfilmsociety.org
and at film screenings.

 

Wadjda (Peak Film Society)

Saturday 28th February, 2015
7:30 pm to 9:10 pm

wadjaSaudia Arabia/Germany 2012 97mins Certificate PG
Starring: Waad Mohammed
Director: Haifaa Al Mansour

A girl’s longing for a bike to race the boy next door illuminates the lives of Saudi women in the country’s first feature film directed by a woman. Wadjda is a charming ten year old schoolgirl who questions the convention in Saudi Arabia that girls do not ride bikes and sets out to raise the money to buy her own. Arabic language with English subtitles.

Glossop’s largest silver screen. Real cinema atmosphere with raked seating. Licensed bar. Doors open 7.00pm
Temporary membership for an individual screening £4.50 (£3.50 concessionary) available on the door.
Membership available from
Bay Tree Books, 96 High St. West, Glossop.
Peak Film Society, 22 Newshaw Lane, Hadfield SK13 2AR
info@peakfilmsociety.org
and at film screenings.

Mr Turner (Peak Film Society)

Saturday 28th March, 2015
7:30 pm to 10:00 pm

mrturnerUK 2014 149mins Certificate 12A
Starring: Timothy Spall, Paul Jesson, Dorothy Atkinson
Director: Mike Leigh

This film follows the final 25 years of the life of the great, if eccentric, British painter JMW Turner (1775 -1851). He is profoundly affected by his father’s death and has relationships with two women, eventually living incognito with one in Chelsea, where he dies. It depicts his relationships with ordinary people and with royalty and how he travels, painting all the time.

Glossop’s largest silver screen. Real cinema atmosphere with raked seating. Licensed bar. Doors open 7.00pm
Temporary membership for an individual screening £4.50 (£3.50 concessionary) available on the door.
Membership available from
Bay Tree Books, 96 High St. West, Glossop.
Peak Film Society, 22 Newshaw Lane, Hadfield SK13 2AR
info@peakfilmsociety.org
and at film screenings.

 

Jimmy’s Hall (Peak Film Society)

Saturday 18th April, 2015
7:30 pm to 10:50 pm

jimmyshallUK/Ireland/France 2014 109mins Certificate 12 A
Starring: Barry Ward, Simone Kirby, Andrew Scott
Director: Ken Loach

In 1932 political activist Jimmy Graltan returns home to Ireland after ten years exile in the USA and decides to reopen the village hall so that villagers can gather together to sing, dance, paint and study. However this does not suit the local priest, the landowner or Dennis O’Keefe, leader of the local fascist group, and they use all possible means to get rid of Jimmy and his ‘dangerous’ hall.

Glossop’s largest silver screen. Real cinema atmosphere with raked seating. Licensed bar. Doors open 7.00pm
Temporary membership for an individual screening £4.50 (£3.50 concessionary) available on the door.
Membership available from
Bay Tree Books, 96 High St. West, Glossop.
Peak Film Society, 22 Newshaw Lane, Hadfield SK13 2AR
info@peakfilmsociety.org
and at film screenings.

Peak Film Society

Saturday 16th May, 2015
7:30 pm

PROGRAMME TO BE ANNOUNCED…
We shall be announcing this film later in the season. We hope to be able to show a recent release. Watch this space!

Glossop’s largest silver screen. Real cinema atmosphere with raked seating. Licensed bar. Doors open 7.00pm
Temporary membership for an individual screening £4.50 (£3.50 concessionary) available on the door.
Membership available from
Bay Tree Books, 96 High St. West, Glossop.
Peak Film Society, 22 Newshaw Lane, Hadfield SK13 2AR
info@peakfilmsociety.org
and at film screenings.