Wokingham Film Society
See schedule below
Whitty Theatre, Luckley House School, Luckley Road, Wokingham, Berkshire, RG40 3EU
Formed in 2013 to bring independent cinema back to Wokingham, Wokingham Film Society usually screens on the 2nd Thursday each month, at:
The Whitty Theatre, Luckley House School, Luckley Road, Wokingham RG40 3EU. (How to get there)
WOKINGHAM FILM SOCIETY IS BACK!
SPRING/SUMMER 2021 FILM PROGRAMME:
|Pain & Glory (15)||Stars best actor Oscar & Golden Globe nominee Antonio Banderas and Penelope Cruz in Pedro Almodovar's highly personal film. Nominated for best foreign picture in Golden Globes, BAFTAs & Oscars 2019. A film director reflects on the choices he's made as past and present come crashing down around him. |
5* Evening Standard, Mirror, 4* Guardian, Independent, Times, FT
|Summerland (12)||During World War II, an Englishwoman (Gemma Arterton) opens her heart to an evacuee after initially resolving to be rid of him in this moving journey of womanhood, love and friendship. Written and directed by Olivier award-winning playright Jessica Swale. Also stars Gugu Mbatha-Raw, who will be known to the WFS audience from Amma Asante’s Belle which we screened in 2015. |
4* Guardian, Telegraph, Evening Standard
|Minari (12)||2021's Best Supporting Actress Oscar winner Yuh-Jung Youn stars in this moving multi-award nominee family drama based on writer/director Lee Isaac Chung’s childhood in rural Arkansas in the 1980s. A tender and sweeping story about what roots us, Minari follows a Korean-American family that moves to a tiny Arkansas farm in search of their own American Dream. The family home changes completely with the arrival of their sly, foul-mouthed, but incredibly loving grandmother. Amidst the instability and challenges of this new life in the rugged Ozarks, Minari shows the undeniable resilience of family and what really makes a home. |
5* Guardian, Independent, Evening Standard, Metro, Empire Online, TimeOut, 4* Telegraph, Times
For the restart, it's important to emphasise that ALL TICKETS MUST BE PRE-BOOKED ONLINE via our website. NO TICKETS ON THE DOOR. Social distancing will be applied in the auditorium and the foyer will be kept well-ventilated prior to the performance.
More information: wokinghamfilmsociety.com.