The House of Mirth – film for February

On Sunday February 9th, The House of Mirth (UK. 2007. Terence Davies. Cert.12. 134 mins) will be showing at 8 pm. Stunning adaptation of Edith Wharton’s novel about a woman’s quest to find a wealthy husband, set against a background of wealth and social hypocrisy in turn of the century New York. The story of …

Corrie Film Club showing Transit

On Sunday January 12th 2020 the filming showing at the Corrie Film club will be Transit (2019 Germany Christian Petzold. Rating NR.101 mins). Programme starts at 8 pm. As fascism spreads, German refugee Georg flees to Marseille and assumes the identity of a dead writer. Living among refugees, he falls for a mysterious woman who is …

Christmas Corrie Film Club

On Sunday December 8th the Corrie film club will have a Christmas programme that begins at 7.00 pm with a showing of Dinner for One, followed by supper and then It’s a Wonderful Life. Dinner for One (Director Heinz Dunkhause, 1963. Germany. 18 mins Cert U) Traditional Christmas short comedy, served with mulled wine. An …

Corrie Film Club – Before Night Falls

The film showing at 8 pm on Sunday 10th November in the Corrie and Sannox village hall is Before Night Falls (Director Julian Schnabel. UK 2000. 133 mins Cert 15) An impressionistic biopic about the troubled life of the gay Cuban poet and novelist Reynaldo Arenas. Javier Bardem puts in a strong performance in the …

Corrie Film Club – Before Night Falls

Corrie Film Club is on the third Sunday this month, on September 15th, at 8pm in the village hall. The film showing is Before Night Falls (Director Julian Schnabel .UK 2000. 133 mins Cert 15). An impressionistic biopic about the troubled life of the gay Cuban poet and novelist Reynaldo Arenas. Javier Bardem puts in …

Corrie Film Club

The film showing at 8 pm on Sunday 11th August is The Florida Project (Director Sean Baker. USA 2017 111 mins. Cert 15). Set over one summer, the film follows 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 …

Corrie Film Club in July

The film showing on Sunday July 7th at 8 pm (the first Sunday this month) is Waterboys (Director Robert Jan Westdijkr Netherlands 2016. 89 mins. Cert PG). Waterboys tells a humorous and moving story of the evolving relationship between crime novelist Victor (Leopold Witte) and his cello-playing son Zack (Tim Linde). When Zack is dumped …

Corrie Film Club

The film showing in Corrie village hall on Sunday June 9th at 8 pm, is Summer of 1993 (Director Carla Simón. 2017. Spain. 96 min. Cert u). In Carla Simón’s touching autobiographical film, six-year-old Frida looks on in silence as the last objects from her recently deceased mother’s apartment in Barcelona are placed in boxes. …

Corrie Film Club in May

The film showing on Sunday May 12th at 8 pm is I, Daniel Blake (Director Ken Loach (UK 2016) 100 mins Cert 15). Winner of the Palme d’Or at the 2016 Cannes Film Festival, this film from legendary director Ken Loach is a gripping, human tale about the impact one man can make. Gruff but …

Corrie Film Club in April

The film showing on Sunday 28th April (the 4th weekend this month) is Happy End ( Director Michael Haneke. 2017. Germany. 1hr 50min. Cert 15) Master auteur Michael Haneke (Amour, The White Ribbon, Hidden) returns with a biting satire on bourgeois family values set in the shadow of the European refugee crisis. Featuring a cast of …