South West Rocks
Film Society

COMING SOON

    • 25 Aug 2022
    • 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    • School of Arts Hall
    • 73
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    This 2020 British comedy-drama film, directed by Ben Sharrock, centres on four asylum seekers who are staying on a remote island in Scotland, and taking cultural awareness classes, while awaiting the processing of their refugee claims.

    Limbo garnered four nominations at the 2020 British Independent Film Awards (BIFAs) including Best Actor, Breakthrough Producer, and Best Cinematography, for which it won Breakthrough Producer. It was also nominated for two British Academy Film Awards, including Outstanding British Film. IMDb 7.2/10

    English
    1h 44m

    • 29 Sep 2022
    • 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    • School of Arts Hall
    • 79
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    This 2021 Japanese drama was co-written and directed by Ryusuke Hamaguchi, dealing with the grief and loss of a middle-aged theatre director following the premature death of his wife.

    Drive My Car had its world premiere at the 2021 Cannes Film Festival, where it won three awards, including Best Screenplay. The film received widespread critical acclaim, with many declaring it one of the best films of 2021. It earned four nominations at the 94th Academy Awards: Best Picture, Best Director, and Best Adapted Screenplay, winning Best International Feature Film. IMDb 7.6/10

    Japanese
    2h 59m

    • 27 Oct 2022
    • 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    • School of Arts Hall
    • 80
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    Over a decade in the making, the film raises questions about authority, conformity, complicity and perpetration, national identity, and responsibility, as men and women ranging from former SS members to civilians, in never-before-seen interviews reckon with – in very different ways – their memories, perceptions and personal appraisals of their own roles in the Nazi war crimes. IMDb 7.1/10

    German
    1h 34m

    • 24 Nov 2022
    • 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    • School of Arts Hall
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    France, 1789, just before the Revolution. With the help of a surprising young woman, a chef who has been sacked by his master finds the strength to free himself from his position as a servant and opens the first restaurant. Comedy/Drama/History. IMDb 7/10

    French
    1h 52m

    • 23 Feb 2023
    • 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    • School of Arts Hall
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    This 2021 Spanish comedy film, directed and written by Fernando León de Aranoa and starring Javier Bardem, is a corporate satire. The plot tracks a charismatic and manipulative factory owner meddling in the lives of his employees.

    The film received a record-breaking 20 nominations to the 36th Goya Awards, winning six (Best Picture, Director, Actor, Original Screenplay, Score and Editing). IMDb 7.2/10

    Spanish
    2h

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