Film Nights @ Westbury Park Methodist Church

Tuesday 29th January           7.30pm                   Gran Torino (15)

Clint Eastwood directs and stars in the drama Gran Torino, marking his first film role since his Oscar-winning film Million Dollar Baby. Eastwood portrays Walt Kowaski, an iron-willed and inflexible Korean War veteran living in a changing world, who is forced by his immigrant neighbours to confront his own long-held prejudices.

Tuesday 12th February 7.30pm Oranges & Sunshine (15)

This film tells the story of Margaret Humphreys, a social worker from Nottingham who uncovered the scandal of the deportation of thousands of children from the UK to Australia. She reunited thousands of families, brought authorities to account and drew worldwide attention to an extraordinary miscarriage of justice. They were promised oranges and sunshine, many got hard labour and life in institutions.

Tuesday 19th March 7.30pm Best Exotic Marigold  Hotel (12)

A group of British retirees travel to India to take up residence in what they believe is a newly restored hotel. Less luxurious than its advertisements, they are forever transformed by their shared experiences, discovering that life and love can begin again when let go of the past.  From the director of Shakespeare in Love and featuring an all-star British cast, The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel is a charming, life-affirming comedy drama about life, love and a new start.

 

 

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