Members' Choice 2022-23

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The Good Liar 2019 109mins Members' Choice Winner 

3rd March 2023 

Each season TFS members may vote for one film to be shown at the Members' Choice screening on 3rd March 2023.
The options for this season are:

 

Petite Maman 2021 72 mins

Nelly, an 8-year-old girl, has just lost her beloved grandmother and is helping her parents clean out her mother's childhood home. One day, her mom abruptly leaves, and Nelly meets a girl her age as she's building a tree house in the woods.

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The Good Liar 2019 109 mins

Consummate con man Roy Courtnay has set his sights on his latest mark: the recently widowed Betty McLeish, worth millions. But this time, what should have been a simple swindle escalates into a cat-and-mouse game with the ultimate stakes. Starring Helen Mirren and Ian McKellen

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Official Secrets 2019 112 mins

Based on the case of whistle-blower Katharine Gun, who leaked a memo exposing an illegal spying operation by American and British intelligence services to gauge sentiment of and potentially blackmail United Nations diplomats tasked to vote on a resolution regarding the 2003 invasion of Iraq.

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Judas and the Black Messiah 2021 126 mins

This film is based on the true story of Fred Hampton, who at the age of 21 was assassinated by the FBI, who coerced a petty criminal named William O’Neal to help them silence him and the Black Panther Party. But they could not kill Fred Hampton’s legacy and, 50 years later, his words still echo…louder than ever.
Nominated for five Oscars and winning two including Best Supporting Actor.

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The Mission 1986 125 mins

Deep in the jungles of South America two men bring God to a native tribe, one a Jesuit Missionary, the other a reformed slave trader. After years of struggle together they find themselves faced with an agonising choice: obey Papal dictate and abandon the mission, or remain to defend the Indians they cherish.  to protect the tribe in danger of falling under the rule of pro-slavery Portugal. Nominated for 7 Oscars, winning for Best Cinematography 

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Upcoming Films

TFS 2023-24 Season

The Great Escaper

film posterUK 96 mins Cert 12A

5th April 2024
The Great Escaper is based on a true story that made national news about pensioner Bernard Jordan who in 2014, absconded from his care home in Sussex to attend the 70th Anniversary of the D-Day Landings in France.

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Chariots of Fire

film posterUK 123mins cert PG

19th April 2024

It is based on the true story of two British athletes in the 1924 Olympics: Eric Liddell, a devout Scottish Christian who runs for the glory of God, and Harold Abrahams, an English Jew who runs to overcome prejudice.

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