Night Train to Lisbon (2014)

Raimund Gregorius, a Swiss Professor, abandons his lectures and buttoned-down life to embark on a thrilling adventure that will take him on a journey to the very heart of himself.

Human Capital (2014)

The destinies of two families are irrevocably tied together after a cyclist is hit off the road by a jeep in the night before Christmas Eve.

Ida (2014)

18-year old Anna , a sheltered orphan raised in a convent, is preparing to become a nun when the Mother Superior insists she first visit her sole living relative. Naïve, innocent Anna soon finds herself in the presence of her aunt Wanda.

45 Years (2015)

There is just one week until Kate Mercer’s forty-fifth wedding anniversary and the planning for the party is going well. But then a letter arrives for her husband. The body of his first love has been discovered, frozen and preserved in the icy glaciers of the Swiss Alps.

Far From the Madding Crowd (2015)

Carey Mulligan plays Bathsheba Everdene, a woman who inherits a Dorset farm in the 1870s and whose beauty and capability attract the attention of three men: bachelor landowner William Boldwood (Michael Sheen); her devoted employee Gabriel Oak (Matthias Schoenaerts); and caddish Sergeant Troy (Tom Sturridge) who swoops in to win her affections. The romantic outcome… Read more »

The Lady in the Van (2015)

Led by a marvellous performance from Maggie Smith, she stars as Margaret Shepherd, a homeless woman who parked her van in the drive of Bennett’s Camden townhouse. In the film, we see, in part, how she got there: while working as an ambulance driver in the war, Miss Shepherd was involved in a fatal crash… Read more »

Brooklyn (2015)

Brooklyn is being shown as part of the inaugural Nantwich Film Festival. Please beware that times of film may differ from that of our regular monthly screenings. Brooklyn is an old-fashioned, beautifully measured story about family, independence and the pain of separation. Set in 1952, Saoirse Ronan plays Eilis, a young woman from the small… Read more »

The Rocket (2014)

A vivid fairytale about a ten-year-old Laotian boy whose family thinks he’s been cursed since birth. The Rocket is an unlikely heart warmer. Set in the country’s outback, the film follows ten-year-old Ahlo (Sitthiphon Disamoe) in his quest to relocate his family, as the government starts to build a giant dam. In a final act… Read more »