Our Next Film

Preceded by our complimentary Christmas Reception!

My Life As A Courgette
Switzerland/France
2016
66 mins
Director Claude Barras
Starring Gaspard Schlatter, Sixtine Murat, Paulin Jaccoud
Cert PG
Subtitled

This quirky stop-motion animation is set in a rural care home for orphans where 9 year-old Courgette is sent following the death of his alcoholic mother. A beguiling and tender movie about abused youngsters finding strength through solidarity.

“A charming and thought-provoking gem” – Empire

The Eagle Huntress
UK/Mongolia/USA
2015
87 mins
Director Otto Bell
Starring Aisholpan Nurgaiv, Daisy Ridley, Rys Nurgaiv
Cert U
Subtitled – English Narration

Featuring awe-inspiring cinematography, this film tells the story of a 13-year-old girl as she trains to become the first female in twelve generations of her Kazakh family to become an eagle hunter, and rise to the pinnacle of a tradition that has been handed down from father to son for centuries.

“One of the most beautifully shot movies I have ever seen”
– Indiewire