Films

Forthcoming films at Aldeburgh Cinema

A Little Chaos

(12A)

Week 1: Fri 17, Sat 18, Sun 19, Mon 20, Tue 21 & Thu 23 April at 7.30pm, Wed 22 Apr at 3.00pm Week 2: Fri 24, Sun 26, Mon 27, Tue 28 & Thu 30 Apr at 7.30pm, Sat 25 Apr at 2.00pm (note start time!) Wed 29 Apr at 3.00pm

Comedy period-drama set in late 17th century France. Madame Sabine De Barra (Winslet) is an unlikely candidate for the landscape architect of the still-to-be-completed palace of Versailles. She has little time for the classical ordered designs of the man who hires her, famous architect Le Notre (Schoenaerts).

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THE SOUND OF MUSIC: 50th ANNIVERSARY

(U)

Sun 26 Apr at 3.00pm, Wed 29 Apr at 7.00pm – please note start time

One of the most popular film musicals of all time in a shiny new print! Starring Julie Andrews as the flighty, trainee nun who becomes governess to the von Trapp family, thawing the heart of its icy patriarch and ultimately helping them escape the Nazis. With joyous, unforgettable songs by Rogers and Hammerstein, an unashamedly heart-warming story and career-best performances by Andrews and Plummer.

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Far from the Madding Crowd

(12A)

Week 1: Fri 1 & Sat 2 May at 7.30pm, Sun 3 May at 3.00pm, Mon 4 & Tue 5 May at 7.30pm, Wed 6 May at 3.00pm, Thu 7 May at 7.30pm Week 2: Fri 8 & Sat 9 May at 7.30pm, Sun 10 May at 3.00pm, Mon 11 & Tue 12 & Wed 13 May at 7.30pm, Wed 13 & Thu 14 May at 3

This new adaptation of Thomas Hardy’s most famous novel stars Carey Mulligan as Bathsheba Everdene, the wilful beauty courted by a trio of male suitors (Michael Sheen, Matthias Schoenaerts and Tom Sturridge).

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Home

(U)

Bank Holiday Monday 4 May at 3.00pm Also screening on 23 & 27 May, see page 11

Tip (Rihanna) is a canny teenager who somehow avoided capture when the world was conquered by aliens. She accidentally befriends Oh, a rascally young alien outcast, and the pair begin a fun, action-packed odyssey in DreamWorks’ latest animated blockbuster.

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OSCAR and Doughnut Night! OSCAR winner Mat Kirkby presents THE PHONE CALL

(rec PG)

Only on Sunday 3 May at 7.30pm

OSCAR 2015 winner MAT KIRKBY personally presents his OSCAR-winning film THE PHONE CALL!  We have for you these OSCAR nominated and winning Live Action Shorts: BOOGALOO AND GRAHAM (rec U) BUTTER LAMP (rec PG) THE PHONE

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Dior and I

(12A)

Sat 2 May at 3.00pm & Wed 6 May at 7.30pm

In 2012 Raf Simons became the new creative director of the legendary House of Dior. Director Frédéric Tcheng followed Simons as he designed his first collection. This highly entertaining and good-humoured film is peppered with comments and praise from celebrated fashionistas and fans.

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Wild Tales

(15)

Sat 9 May at 3.00pm, Sun 10 & Wed 13 May at 7.30pm

The Oscar-nominated WILD TALES comprises six episodes linked by common themes of dark, comedic misfortune and revenge. Segments include a surrealist road-rage showdown and a jealous bride causing mayhem. Szifrón’s fast-moving narrative style packs this wickedly hilarious compendium with huge entertainment value. Nominated for Best Foreign-Language Film in the 2015 Oscars

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Woman in Gold

(12A)

Fri 15 & Sat 16 May at 7.30pm, Sun 17 May at 3.00pm, Mon 18 & Tue 19 May at 7.30pm, Wed 20 May at 3.00pm, Thu 21 May at 7.30pm

Helen Mirren plays Maria Altmann, the niece of the wealthy Austrian whose eponymous portrait by Gustav Klimt was seized by the Nazis. Along with a young lawyer (Ryan Reynolds), she confronts all manner of obstacles to reclaim her rightful inheritance in this moving true story. Contains infrequent strong language.

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While We’re Young

(15)

Sat 16 May at 3.00pm, Sun 17 & Wed 20 May at 7.30pm

Married 40-somethings Josh (Ben Stiller) and Cordelia (Naomi Watts) befriend a cool young couple (Adam Driver, Amanda Seyfried). But the youngsters may not be as guileless as they seem in Baumbach’s (FRANCES HA) gently barbed mid-life crisis comedy.

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A Royal Night Out

(12A)

Fri 22 to Thu 28 May daily at 7.30pm

BRIDESHEAD REVISITED director Julian Jarrold’s latest is based on the true story of the Princesses Elizabeth (Sarah Gadon) and Margaret (Bel Powley) who went out on the town incognito on the night World War II ended. The excitement and danger provide a highly entertaining, fictitiously eye-opening narrative.

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Cinderella

(U)

Sun 24 & Mon 25 & Tue 26 & Thu 28 May at 3.00pm

Branagh brings CINDERELLA back to the big screen for Disney, blending elegant visual effects with an outstanding cast that includes Cate Blanchett, Helena Bonham Carter, Derek Jacobi, Lily James, Hayley Atwell and Richard Madden.

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