Can you ever forgive me?- Film Society

96 mins Certificate 15 USA 2019Starring: Melissa McCarthy, Richard E. Grant, Dolly Wells Director: Marielle Heller An adaptation of the memoir of the same name. Lee Israel made her living in the 1970s and ’80s profiling the likes of Katharine Hepburn, Tallulah Bankhead, Estee Lauder and journalist Dorothy Kilgallen. When Lee is no longer able to be published, because she has fallen out of step with current tastes, she turns her art form to deception, abetted by her loyal friend Jack.…

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Yuli-Film Society

115 mins Certificate 15 SPAIN CUBA UK GERMANY 2019Starring: Carlos Acosta, Santiago Alfonso, Keyvin MartínezDirector: Iciar Bollain Biopic based on the life of Cuban ballet dancer Carlos Acosta, the Royal Ballet’s first black principal. The main theme is the volatile relationship between Acosta and his father, Pedro who gives him the nickname “Yuli” after a god worshipped by his slave ancestors. Yuli is a reluctant dancer, preferring football. His father sees the boy’s talent as a way for him to…

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The Keeper -Film Society

THE KEEPER119 mins Certificate 15 UK GERMANY 2019Starring: David Kross, Freya Mavor, John HenshawDirector: Marcus H. RosenmullerA heartfelt blend of romance and football, the Keeper tells the story of Bert Trautmann. No goalkeeper had more anxiety at the penalty kick, or anywhere else, than Bert Trautmann, the German PoW who stayed on in Britain after the second world war and played for Manchester City from 1949 to 1964. In the victorious 1956 FA Cup final he became a legend for…

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Film – THE VANISHING

Three lighthouse keepers arrive on an isolated island off the Scottish coast, and find an object that becomes the catalyst to a struggle for survival as they are each overcome by greed and paranoia.

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