GREAT STORIES TOGETHER

VILLAGE CINEMAS LAUNCESTON THURS 16 - SUN 19 MAY 2019

FILMS BY THEMES 2018 PROGRAMME

FEATURES 2018

FEATURES are supported by S. Group. This young, dynamic company is a multi-disciplinary studio integrating Architecture, alongside Brand & Marketing services. Like BOFA, they believe that the power of creativity can create change and enrich the world we live in. Their support makes it possible to bring you some of the finest feature films made around the globe in the past 12 months.

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SCHOOL OF LIFE

THURSDAY 2:00PM
Paris 1930. Nine year old Paul, from an austere orphanage in Paris, is entrusted to Célestine, a cheerful country lady and her husband, Borel, the game-keeper of a vast estate in Sologne that is owned by the Count of Fresnaye.

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POP AYE

THURSDAY 4:30PM
This unique road trip film from Thailand was the Opening Night feature at Sundance. Discontented middle-aged architect Thana wanders out of his Bangkok office and, as an expression of midlife angst, buys an elephant he’s convinced is his long-lost childhood pet, Pop Aye.

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LET THE SUNSHINE IN

THURSDAY 7:00PM
Luminously headlined by Juliette Binoche, Claire Denis’s delightful foray into romantic comedy retains all the director’s signature sensual delicacy.

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EDIE

FRIDAY 7:30PM
Sheila Hancock delivers an acting master class in Edie, an inspiring tale of strength, courage and refusing to bow down to expectations.

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EDIE

SATURDAY 12:00PM
Sheila Hancock delivers an acting master class in Edie, an inspiring tale of strength, courage and refusing to bow down to expectations.

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LEAN ON PETE

SATURDAY 4:45PM
Adapted from the novel by Willy Vautin, Lean On Pete tells the story of 15 year old Charley Thompson (Charlie Plummer) and his adopted racehorse, Lean On Pete.

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THE SQUARE

SATURDAY 7:15PM
One of the International festival hits of the year, from Director Ruben Ostlund (Force Majeur at BOFA 2014), and starring Elisabeth Moss (Mad Men, The Handmaid’s Tale) and Claes Bang (The Bridge, Borgen). Meet Christian, the respected curator of a prestigious contemporary art gallery who is on the verge of opening his new show The Square

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GOD’S OWN COUNTRY

SUNDAY 12:30PM
A remarkable debut from Yorkshire director Francis Lee. Johnny Saxby works long hours in brutal isolation on his family’s remote farm in the north of England.