Films for the Autumn Season











29th September ‘A United Kingdom’ (Amma Asante 2016)  
The story of King Seretse Khama of Botswana and how his loving but controversial marriage to a British white woman, Ruth Williams, put his kingdom into political and diplomatic turmoil.
                          
13th October ‘ The Epic of Everest’ (1924)  
The official record of Mallory and Irvine's 1924 expedition. Digitally restored

27th October ‘Les Diaboliques’ (Henri - George Clouzot 1955)  
The wife and mistress of a cruel headmaster conspire to kill him; after the murder is committed, his corpse disappears, and strange events begin to plague the two women.

10th November ‘ Dr Zhivago’ ( David Lean 1965)    
he life of a Russian physician and poet who, although married to another, falls in love with a political activist's wife and experiences hardship during the First World War and then the October Revolution.

24th November ‘ Motorcycle Diaries ‘( Walter Salles 2004) 
The dramatization of a motorcycle road trip Che Guevara went on in his youth that showed him his life's calling.

8th December ‘Walkabout ‘(Nicolas Roeg 1971)  
 Two young siblings are stranded in the Australian Outback and are forced to cope on their own. They meet an Australian boy on "walkabout": a ritual separation from his tribe.
                
22nd December ‘ Fantasia ‘(1940)   
 
 A collection of animated interpretations of great works of Western classical music.