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2 March 2018 (Cancelled)

Rescheduled showing:  Friday 23rd March 2018 at the usual times of 3.00pm and 7.30pm

(Post-screening discussion at evening showing.)       
USA/UK, Cert 12A,111 minutes. Director: Amma Asante.

Starring: David Oyelowo, Rosamund Pike.

A biographical romance set in 1940s Britain, this film depicts King Seretse Khama of Botswana and his marriage to a white British clerk, Ruth Williams, who he meets and falls in love with whilst studying law in London. This puts his kingdom into political and diplomatic turmoil.

12 films for just £22

All films are shown twice on selected Fridays at Matthews Hall. Our matinees begin
at 3pm (doors open 2.30pm; café open) and evening showings at 7.30pm (bar from 6.45pm).

Non-members may pay at the door – £3.00 matinees, £4.00 evenings.

Most matinee showings are subtitled – even English-language films.