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Archive of: June, 2014

Drop Dead Fred - This Week's Film

Posted on - 18 June 2014 / 2

Special Event - “Celebrating the late Rik Mayall”:http:// Take a pass on the World Cup for some dangerously funny comedy

Thursday 19th June - 8.30pm free entry

Drop Dead Fred (1991) 103 min PG-13 Genre: - Comedy | Drama | Fantasy

A young woman finds her already unstable life rocked by the presence of a rambunctious imaginary friend from childhood.

Director: Ate de Jong Starring: Rik Mayall, Phoebe Cates, Marsha Mason, Carrie Fisher


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Pom Poko - This Week's Film

Posted on - 11 June 2014 / 2

Film Screening Thursday 17th July at 8.00pm

Join us for the second of four monthly film screenings celebrating Japanese cinema, in conjunction with The Wordsworth Trust, Grasmere.

“Book your tickets here”:http://wordsworth.org.uk/attend-events/2014/07/17/a-summer-bbq-and-film-screening-pom-poko.html

Pom Poko (1994), 119 minutes [PG] Director: Isao Takahata Language: English

An animated fantasy film that, consistent with Japanese folklore, focuses on a community of highly sociable and magical shape-shifting raccoons. Desperate to prevent their forest home from being destroyed by urban development, they form a resistance with disastrous consequences.


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Rashomon - THIS WEEK'S FILM

Posted on - 09 June 2014 / 2

Film Screening Thursday 12th June at 8.00pm

Join us for the first of four monthly film screenings celebrating Japanese cinema, in conjunction with The Wordsworth Trust, Grasmere.

“Book your tickets here”:http://wordsworth.org.uk/attend-events/2014/06/12/a-summer-bbq-and-film-screening-rashomon-1950.html

Rashomon (1950), 88 minutes [Unrated] Director: Akira Kurosawa Language: Japanese

Shot in black and white, this multi-award-winning film tells the story of a heinous crime and its aftermath from five different perspectives. A brilliant exploration of truth and human weakness.


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