St Michael's Film Club

           WISE CHOICES FILM CLUB      

Held in The Wheeler Room at St. Michael’s Church

1st Friday of the month

2.00pm. – 4.00pm.

2019

Friday, 6th September              Three Billboards outside Ebbing, Missouri

Frances McDormand delivers a powerful performance in this darkly-comic drama. A murdered girl’s defiant mother boldly paints three local billboards, each with a controversial message.  Running time – 1hr50mins.

Friday, 27th September         Jimmy’s Hall

Directed by Ken Loach. Set in the 1920s/30s, a powerful story which takes an evocative look at Irish history, particularly as it challenges the church, authorities and government.          Running time –1hr44mins.

Friday, 1st November           Victoria and Abdul

Starring Judi Dench. A true story of an unlikely friendship between the Queen and an Indian attendant in the later years of her remarkable rule.     Running time –1hr47mins.

Friday, 6th December            It’s a Wonderful Life

It’s a Wonderful Life is the ultimate feel-good film, starring the unforgettable James Stewart.   Running time – 2hrs10mins.

2020   

Friday, 3rd January              Green Book

A working class Italian-American bouncer becomes the driver of an African-American classical pianist on a tour of venues through the 1960 American South. Written and directed by Peter Farrelly.     Running time – 2hrs10mins.

Friday, 7th February                 The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society

An irresistible, romantic mystery starring Tom Courtney. An author forms a life-changing bond with the Society, formed during World War II, as she discovers what life was like on the island during the German occupation.     Running Time 1hr58mins.                                                                                                                                                                                                                        

Friday, 6th March                   The Children Act

Stars Emma Thompson. An eminent female judge is asked to rule on a case where a gifted teenager is refusing to receive a life-saving blood transfusion on religious grounds.    Running Time –1hr40mins.

Friday, 3rd April                    Frantz

From noted French director, Francois Ozon. A drama about a young German woman whose fiancé, Frantz, has been killed in World War I and the remorse of the French soldier who killed him.   Running Time –1hr53mins.

Refreshments served.

For further information, please contact Isabel Wise 07966-884941