2017-18

Season Summary

According to the scores received on the feedback forms from our members, these are the most and least popular films of the season, scored out of a maximum 5 points. You can see how we calculate the score here. Click on a film to read the details, notes and responses for that film.

MOST POPULAR FILM


La Famille Bélier
Film Score = 4.84

LEAST POPULAR FILM


Certain Women
Film Score = 2.69

Programme PDF File

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Programme PDF

Films this Season

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08-May-2018
Love and Mercy

Biopic of Brian Wilson as young (Paul Dano) and older (John Cusack). In the 1960's, he struggles wit…

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24-Apr-2018
Certain Women

A portrait of independent women, this film drops us into a handful of intersecting lives across Mont…

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10-Apr-2018
Our Little Sister

Another Koreeda film in which quiet family drama unfolds in contemporary Japan. This is a story that…

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27-Mar-2018
Bande à Part

Two crooks, with a fondness for old Hollywood B-movies, convince a language student to help them com…

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13-Mar-2018
The Other Side of Hope

This film offers two bittersweet stories interwining, about a refugee in a strange and hostile land …

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27-Feb-2018
Frantz

In the aftermath of WWI, a young German grieving the death of her fiancé meets a mysterious F…

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20-Feb-2018
Housekeeping

Pacific Northwest, 1955. Two young sisters wind up living with their eccentric, free-spirited Aunt S…

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06-Feb-2018
La Strada

Could be considered Fellini's first masterpiece with a story of hope in the poverty of post-war Ital…

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30-Jan-2018
The Eagle Huntress

A 13-year-old nomadic Mongolian girl fights to become the first female eagle hunter in twelve genera…

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16-Jan-2018
La Famille Bélier

The Béliers are ordinary people - a loving family with two children. However dad, mum and the…

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02-Jan-2018
The Salesman

It's 5 years since GFS screened "A Separation", so time for another Farhadi film! An Irani…

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19-Dec-2017
A Man Called Ove

A smash hit in Sweden. Wallander star Rolf Lassgård stars as Ove, the quintessential grumpy ol…

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05-Dec-2017
Tangerines

Two Estonian immigrants get caught up in the conflict between Georgian and Chechen forces. A touchin…

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21-Nov-2017
A Touch of Evil

Film noir starring Charlton Heston, Janet Leigh, Marlene Dietrich and Orson Welles directing and sta…

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07-Nov-2017
My Life as a Courgette

After losing his mother, a young boy (nicknamed Courgette) is sent to a foster home with other orpha…

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24-Oct-2017
M

M is about a terrorized city, and a plump little man with wide eyes who is a pathological child-kill…

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10-Oct-2017
Hell or High Water

A modern-day, Western morality tale about two brothers who resort to a desperate scheme to raid bank…

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26-Sep-2017
Aquarius

Clara (Sonia Braga in a career-defining role) is the last resident of the Aquarius, a 1940's buildin…

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17-Sep-2017
The Taking of Pelham One Two Three

Classic '70s thriller to start the season! Armed men hijack a subway car in NYC and demand a ransom …

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