Mar 2019

Date/Time
Event
Description

On The Basis of Sex

22/03/2019 - 24/03/2019
7:30 pm - 9:45 pm

Biographical drama, starring Felicity Jones and Armie Hammer, about Ruth Bader Ginsburg, her struggles for equal rights, and the obstacles she had to overcome in order to become a U.S. Supreme Court Justice.


The Kid who would be King

23/03/2019
2:30 pm - 4:45 pm

Written and directed by Joe Cornish, this British film stars Louis Ashbourne Serkis (son of Andy Serkis) and Sir Patrick Stewart.
Old school magic meets the modern world in this epic adventure. Alex thinks he’s just another nobody, until he stumbles upon the mythical sword in the stone, Excalibur. Now, he must unite his friends and enemies into a band of knights and, together with the legendary wizard Merlin, take on the wicked enchantress Morgana.


Disobedience

25/03/2019
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Part of a series of International films specially selected and supported by the BFI, shown on Mondays each month.
Based on the novel by Naomi Alderman and starring Rachels Weisz and McAdams, this film is about the return of a New York-dwelling photographer to an Orthodox Jewish community in London. Following the death of her father, Ronit returns to face people from her past and revisits the transgressive love which drove her away.


The Aftermath

26/03/2019 - 27/03/2019
7:30 pm - 9:45 pm

Kiera Knightley, Alexander Skarsgard and Jason Clarke star in this drama based on the novel by Rhidian Brook.
Post World War II, a British colonel and his wife are assigned to live in Hamburg during the post-war reconstruction, but tensions arise with the German who previously owned the house.


Fighting with my Family

28/03/2019 - 29/03/2019
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Stephen Merchant writes and directs this story of a former wrestler and his family, who make a living performing at small venues round the country though his kids dream of joining World Wrestling Entertainment. Starring Florence Pugh, Jack Lowden, Lena Headey and Dwayne Johnson, The Rock.


Dietrich: Natural Duty

30/03/2019
8:00 pm - 9:15 pm

An intoxicating one-(wo)man show revealing the life of a legend. Created and performed by Peter Groom, this mixture of theatre, cabaret and drag comes to Wallingford after a critically-acclaimed run at the Edinburgh Festival and seasons in London, Amsterdam, Liverpool etc.
It is 1942. On the battlefields of North Africa, in a gold sequin gown, Marlene takes to the stage to fight the war her way, with an irresistible mix of songs, sequins, sex and sympathy.


Apr 2019

Date/Time
Event
Description

Dead Funny

10/04/2019 - 13/04/2019
7:45 pm - 10:00 pm

The Sinodun Players present the comic play by Terry Johnson.
When the members of the Dead Funny Society learn that Benny Hill has died, they decide to honour him with a memorial get together. Set in 1990s London, an hilarious and poignant comedy about morality and marriage. Expect some nudity, marital disharmony and custard pies.
Warning: There are scenes of a sexual nature and some strong language.


The Keeper

14/04/2019
7:30 pm - 9:45 pm

The Keeper tells the extraordinary love story between a young English woman and a German PoW who, recruited for a local football team, attracts the attention of Manchester City. Starring German actor David Kross as Bert Trautmann, considered by many to be one of the finest goalkeepers in football history.


Lancaster Skies

15/04/2019
7:30 pm - 9:45 pm

Douglas, a broken, solitary, Spitfire Ace, must overcome his past to lead a Lancaster bomber crew in the pivotal aerial war over Berlin, in 1944.

Produced by a dedicated & hard working team on a tiny budget. Lancaster Skies is a thought-provoking film, which highlights the sacrifices of the brave men and women from Bomber Command during WW2.


Benjamin

16/04/2019
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

In Simon Amstell’s affecting, bittersweet comedy, a rising young filmmaker is thrown into emotional turmoil by a burgeoning romance and the upcoming premiere of his second feature.


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