FILMS BY THEMES 2019 PROGRAM
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LAUNCESTON | THURSDAY 16 MAY | NOON
Packed with names such as Annette Bening, Elisabeth Moss and Saoirse Ronan, this adaptation of the classic play is brisk and funny. Four-time Oscar nominee Annette Bening stars as the aging actress (Irina), whose city life has meant she has deliberately cut herself off from her family.
LAUNCESTON | SATURDAY 18 MAY | NOON
This multi-award-winning film at the London, Chicago and Cairo Film Festivals, is a breathtaking journey, told in five chapters, into a native Colombian tribe in the 1960s through to the 80s, who succumb to easy riches by trading in marijuana.
LAUNCESTON | SATURDAY 18 MAY | 9:15PM
If you have fond memories of the horror/ terror films from the UK in the 1960s, then this film will work a treat for you. Internationally renowned actor Martin Freeman plays a victim of a ghostly visitation.
LAUNCESTON | SUNDAY 19 MAY | 5PM
The film opens with an established film actress in Iran, watching a video of a young girl who is very upset because her parents won’t let her attend the Tehran drama conservatory.