The Barony Film Society are opening their 2017/2018 season on 22nd September with three fantastic must-see films.
September 22nd – LION
US, 2016, Cert PG, 118mins
Directed by Garth Davis
With Dev Patel Nicole KidmanSaroo, a five year old Indian boy, becomes separated from his brother and finds himself alone and trapped on a moving empty train that takes him to Calcutta 1500miles from home. Now totally lost he survives as a street child until he is sent to an orphanage and is ultimately adopted by an Australian family. 25 years later, plagued by his memories, he sets off to India to find his family and the brother he thought he had lost.
October 6th – JACKIE
US, 2016, Cert 15, 100mins
Directed by Pablo Larrain
With – Natalie Portman
First Lady, Jackie Kennedy has her world turned upside down after her husband John F Kennedy is assassinated. Over the next seven days she must deal with her own grief, comfort her children, make funeral arrangements and vacate her home. She very soon realises that these few days will be crucial in shaping her husband’s legacy. An intimate portrait of one of the most important and tragic moments in American History.
October 2oth – A STREET CAT NAMED BOB
UK, 2016, Cert 12A, 103 mins
Directed by Roger Spottiswoode
With Luke Treadway and ‘Bob’
Based on the international best selling book of the same name, this is the true story of James Bowen (Luke Treadway) a busker and recovering drug addict whose life is transformed when he comes across a stray ginger cat. Guaranteed to bring a warm glow to a cold winters evening.