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    Jojo Rabbit

    02/02/2020 - 03/02/2020

    A World War II satire that follows a lonely German boy named Jojo (Roman Griffin Davis) whose world view is turned upside down when he discovers his single mother (Scarlett Johansson) is hiding a young Jewish girl (Thomasin McKenzie) in their attic. Aided only by his idiotic imaginary friend, Adolf Hitler (played by writer/director Taika Waititi), Jojo must confront his blind nationalism.




    Little Women

    04/02/2020 - 05/02/2020

    Director Greta Gerwig’s is the 8th big-screen film based on this perennial favourite and stars Emma Watson, Saoirse Ronan and Timothée Chalamet, Meryl Streep and Laura Dern.
    Four sisters follow their dreams in 19th century America.




    Knives Out

    06/02/2020

    Starring Daniel Craig, Chris Evans and Jamie Lee Curtis this whodunnit is described as “deliciously entertaining” by Mark Kermode (The Guardian).
    When renowned crime novelist Harlan Thrombey (Christopher Plummer) is found dead at his estate just after his 85th birthday, the inquisitive and debonair Detective Benoit Blanc (Daniel Craig) is mysteriously enlisted to investigate. From Harlan’s dysfunctional family to his devoted staff, Blanc sifts through a web of red herrings and self-serving lies to uncover the truth behind Harlan’s untimely death.




    Cats

    07/02/2020 - 08/02/2020

    Based on the hugely popular musical by Andrew Lloyd Webber, the film is directed by Tom Hooper (Les Miserables) and has an all-star cast including Taylor Swift, James Corden, Idris Elba and Judi Dench.




    Cats - Matinee

    08/02/2020

    Based on the hugely popular musical by Andrew Lloyd Webber, the film is directed by Tom Hooper (Les Miserables) and has an all-star cast including Taylor Swift, James Corden, Idris Elba and Judi Dench.




    2040

    09/02/2020

    Concerned about his young daughter’s future, documentary filmmaker Damon Gameau travels the world in search of new approaches and solutions to climate change. He meets with innovators and changemakers in many fields to draw on their expertise.




    The Two Popes

    10/02/2020

    Anthony Hopkins & Jonathan Pryce play the conservative Pope Benedict and the liberal future Pope Francis, in this dramatisation, inspired by true events.
    Frustrated with the direction of the church, Cardinal Bergoglio (Jonathan Pryce) requests permission to retire in 2012 from Pope Benedict (Anthony Hopkins). Instead, facing scandal and self-doubt, the introspective Pope Benedict summons his harshest critic and future successor to Rome to reveal a secret that would shake the foundations of the Catholic Church. Behind Vatican walls, a struggle commences between both tradition and progress, guilt and forgiveness, as these two very different men confront their pasts in order to find common ground and forge a future for a billion followers around the world.
    The film has been nominated for several Golden Globes.




    Knives Out

    12/02/2020

    Starring Daniel Craig, Chris Evans and Jamie Lee Curtis this whodunnit is described as “deliciously entertaining” by Mark Kermode (The Guardian).
    When renowned crime novelist Harlan Thrombey (Christopher Plummer) is found dead at his estate just after his 85th birthday, the inquisitive and debonair Detective Benoit Blanc (Daniel Craig) is mysteriously enlisted to investigate. From Harlan’s dysfunctional family to his devoted staff, Blanc sifts through a web of red herrings and self-serving lies to uncover the truth behind Harlan’s untimely death.




    Ordinary Love

    13/02/2020

    Liam Neeson and Lesley Manville play a late-middle-aged married couple with a tragedy in their past who are dealing with the wife’s diagnosis of breast cancer. Peter Bradshaw’s Guardian review gave the film 4 stars and described it as acted “with impeccable intelligence and sensitivity”.




    Seberg

    14/02/2020

    Inspired by true events, this thriller stars Kristen Stewart as the French actress Jean Seberg, whose support for the civil rights movement and involvement with a Black Panther activist results in an investigation by the FBI, which intrudes more and more on her life.




    The Runaways

    15/02/2020

    After their home life is turned upside down three children and the family’s donkeys escape across the backbone of Northern England, confronting both the harsh landscapes and what it means to be siblings.
    A throwback to classic children’s adventure films but with a modern aesthetic, starring Molly Windsor, Mark Addy and Tara Fitzgerald.
    Leeds Young People’s Film Festival 2019 Winner: Special Mention Best Feature Film




    1917

    16/02/2020 - 17/02/2020

    First World War film directed by Sam Mendes and starring Andrew Scott, Benedict Cumberbatch, Mark Strong, Colin Firth, Daniel Mays etc.
    Schofield and Blake, two young British soldiers during the First World War, are given a seemingly impossible mission. With time against them, they must deliver a message, deep in enemy territory, that will stop their own men, and Blake’s own brother, walking straight into a deadly trap.




    Bombshell

    19/02/2020

    Starring Charlize Theron, Nicole Kidman, and Margot Robbie, the film is based upon the real-life story of several women at Fox News who set out to expose CEO Roger Ailes for sexual harassment.




    The Personal History of David Copperfield

    22/02/2020 - 23/02/2020

    Dev Patel, Hugh Laurie, Tilda Swinton, Peter Capaldi star in this lively re-imagining of Charles Dickens’ classic autobiographical story.
    Director and writer Armando Iannucci and Simon Blackwell have given the Dickensian tale new life for a cosmopolitan age with a diverse ensemble cast of stage and screen actors from across the world.




    Marriage Story

    24/02/2020 - 25/02/2020

    This Netflix film is written and directed by Noah Baumbach and is based on his own experience of divorce. Starring
    Adam Driver, Scarlett Johansson and Laura Dern (Golden Globe for Supporting Actress) with cameos from Alan Alda and Ray Liotta, this story of a New York-based theatre director splitting up from his actress wife, is full of feeling, charm and humour.




    Little Women

    26/02/2020

    Director Greta Gerwig’s is the 8th big-screen film based on this perennial favourite and stars Emma Watson, Saoirse Ronan and Timothée Chalamet, Meryl Streep and Laura Dern.
    Four sisters follow their dreams in 19th century America.




    The Lighthouse

    27/02/2020

    Filmed in black and white, this stars Robert Pattinson and Willem Dafoe as two lighthouse keepers trying to maintain their sanity while living on a remote and mysterious New England island in the 1890s. Directed by Robert Eggers (The Witch), and written by him and his brother Max, this chilling film was made on location in Nova Scotia.




    1917

    29/02/2020

    First World War film directed by Sam Mendes and starring Andrew Scott, Benedict Cumberbatch, Mark Strong, Colin Firth, Daniel Mays etc.
    Schofield and Blake, two young British soldiers during the First World War, are given a seemingly impossible mission. With time against them, they must deliver a message, deep in enemy territory, that will stop their own men, and Blake’s own brother, walking straight into a deadly trap.




    A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood

    01/03/2020 - 02/03/2020

    Tom Hanks reaches peak niceness as Mister Rogers in this film, based on the real-life friendship between Fred Rogers, children’s TV personality whose show Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood [sic] ran for over 30 years, and a journalist from Esquire Magazine, played by Matthew Rhys.
    Assigned to write a profile of the much-loved children’s entertainer, the journalist finds his cynicism crumbling in the warmth of the entertainer’s presence.
    Nominated for 1 Golden Globe, the film has had 4 star reviews.




    Little Women

    04/03/2020

    Director Greta Gerwig’s is the 8th big-screen film based on this perennial favourite and stars Emma Watson, Saoirse Ronan and Timothée Chalamet, Meryl Streep and Laura Dern.
    Four sisters follow their dreams in 19th century America.



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