Green Book
Sep
19
7:30 pm19:30

Green Book

A working-class bouncer is recruited as the driver for a cultured black classical pianist on a tour of venues through the 1960s American South; an unlikely mutual respect and friendship is gradually forged.

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Mamma Mia!
Oct
30
1:30 pm13:30

Mamma Mia!

A relaxed screening with subdued lighting throughout the film, an interval and tea and cakes to follow. Presented in association with Wokingham Dementia Action Alliance but suitable for anybody who would enjoy a film in sociable , supportive and welcoming atmosphere.

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Rosie
Nov
21
7:30 pm19:30

Rosie

ROSIE tells the story of a mother trying to protect her family after their landlord sells their rented home and they become homeless. Over 36 hours, Rosie and her partner John Paul strive to find somewhere to stay while shielding their young family from the reality of the situation around them.

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Summer 1993
Aug
8
7:30 pm19:30

Summer 1993

After the death of her parents, a 6 year old girl is sent to the country to live with her uncle and 3 year old cousin. But Frida finds it hard to forget her mother and adapt to her new life. Multi-award winning including at London & Berlin Film Festivals 2017

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Departures
Jul
11
7:30 pm19:30

Departures

“MEMBERS CHOICE “ – FREE TO MEMBERS

Yôjirô Takita's 2009 Best Foreign Language Oscar winner, a subtle and moving tale about a Japanese cellist forced to change direction when his orchestra closes down leaving him and his young wife in financial difficulties. His surprising choice of new career takes him on a profound and sometimes comical journey uncovers, through a close association with death, the wonder, joy and meaning of life and living.

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On Her Shoulders
Jun
21
7:30 pm19:30

On Her Shoulders

A special presentation for refugee week, in association with Reading Refugee Support Group. Includes introductory speaker and discussion.

Nadia Murad, a 23-year-old Yazidi, survived genocide and sexual slavery committed by ISIS. Repeating her story to the world, this ordinary girl finds herself thrust onto the international stage as the voice of her people.

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Can You Ever Forgive Me?
Jun
13
7:30 pm19:30

Can You Ever Forgive Me?

An adaptation of the memoir "Can You Ever Forgive Me?" relays the true story of the best-selling celebrity biographer Lee Israel. When she is no longer able to get published because she has fallen out of step with current tastes, she turns her art form to deception, abetted by her loyal friend Jack.

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Colette
May
23
7:30 pm19:30

Colette

An exhilarating, funny and gorgeous biopic of the rise of Collette, a country girl turned writer forced to pen novels in her husband's name. As the novels become more successful and her husband's free spending libertine ways create problems, she demands the recognition she deserves.

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The Guardians (15)
May
9
7:30 pm19:30

The Guardians (15)

Based on novel by Ernest Perochon. The women are left at home to work the family farm in rural France while the men fight in the Great War. Struggling to cope and unable to hire any men, the family take on a willing orphan girl, Francine. When one of the men returns home on leave he falls in love with her.

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In The Fade
Mar
28
7:30 pm19:30

In The Fade

Katja’s life falls apart in the blink of an eye when two neo-Nazis kill her husband and 6-year-old son in a bomb attack. Her quest for justice soon pushes her to the edge as the two suspects stand trial for murder.

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Cold War
Feb
14
7:30 pm19:30

Cold War

A passionate love story between two people of different backgrounds and temperaments, who are fatefully mismatched and yet condemned to each other. Set against the background of 1950s Cold War in Poland, Berlin, Yugoslavia and Paris.

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Lady Macbeth
Jul
12
7:30 pm19:30

Lady Macbeth

Nicolai Leskov’s Lady Macbeth of Mtsenk relocated to 19th Century northern England. A young woman, sold into a loveless marriage with an older man, has an affair with an estate worker and unrepentantly achieves her ambitions.

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Call Me By Your Name
May
3
7:30 pm19:30

Call Me By Your Name

In Northern Italy in 1983, seventeen year-old Elio begins a relationship with visiting Oliver, his father’s research assistant, with whom he bonds over his emerging sexuality, their Jewish heritage, and the beguiling Italian landscape.

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Mustang
Mar
8
7:30 pm19:30

Mustang

Deep in rural Turkey, five teenage sisters start to test out their sexuality, like foals taking their tentative first steps on unsteady legs and the conservative community around them responds with panic.

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Victoria and Abdul
Feb
22
7:30 pm19:30

Victoria and Abdul

Abdul Karim arrives for the Queen’s golden jubilee. The young clerk is surprised to find favour with the queen. As Victoria questions the constrictions of her long-held position, the two forge an unlikely & devoted alliance that her household & inner circle try to destroy.

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The Florida Project
Feb
8
7:30 pm19:30

The Florida Project

Set over one summer, the film follows precocious six-year-old Moonee as she courts mischief and adventure with her ragtag playmates and bonds with her rebellious but caring mother, all while living in the shadows of Disney World.

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