Recently watched Dunkirk? Discover more about the film with our top ten Dunkirk facts that you should know. 1 - The title "Dunkirk" is divided into three segmented colours: sky blue, dark blue, and white, referring to the three parts of the plot: air, sea, and land. The director, Christopher Nolan weaves the three parts … Continue reading Top 10 facts about Dunkirk you should know!
At the end of this month we have two films for you. The first on 26th January when we will be showing our respect for Holocaust Memorial Day (27th) and will be screening the incredible DUNKIRK (12a). In May 1940 Allied troops were trapped in Dunkirk during the German advance through France. What happened next … Continue reading Dunkirk – The event that shaped our world…
Well what can I say, Elf last Sunday was incredible! For the first time since January we had a full house! A sell out show is always the goal, as well as being a great experience to enjoy a film with so many other folks, it's also much needed to help us balance our books! Even … Continue reading Have your elves a merry little Christmas!
Well it's that time of year. If your tree isn't up yet then it soon will be I'm sure! We are all in the festive spirit here at Film at the Folk Hall HQ and gearing up for our Christmas event on Sunday 17th December! This year we will be showing ELF! We can't wait. … Continue reading SANTA! I know him… Elf Cinema Christmas Special!
It's finally happening! The film we've all been waiting for (particularly our volunteer Anna) is coming to our community cinema on 24th November 2017. This film has everything! Romance, drama, dancing, PATRICK SWAYZE! It started off as a low budget film from a new production company but went on to win the hearts of fans and … Continue reading We’re going crazy for Swayze!
We like to put something fiendish on for you in October! We’ve obviously missed the mark over the last two Halloweens and we don’t mind admitting it when we get it wrong. So earlier this year we decided to ask our audience to help us pick from a selection of fantastic films. With questionnaires and … Continue reading Fright at the Folk Hall!
Film at the Folk Hall will be back with you in September with an incredible season of films starting with the hugely popular ‘La La Land’. It stars Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone as Sebastian and Mia, lovebirds drawn together by their desire to do what they love but faced with tough choices about their … Continue reading We’re going La-la for Gosling and Stone!
As has become customary here at Film at the Folk Hall HQ, we are taking a hard earned break over August. I am using the time wisely and going to the other side of the world for a few weeks! It's been an incredible 9 months running our amazing little group but I have found … Continue reading We’re all going on a summer holiday!
Before our third and final film of the current season I thought it might be worth putting some facts out there about Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). For starters, it affects more than 1 in 100 children. Some studies put it as high as 1 in 68. Boys are nearly 5 times more likely to have … Continue reading Bringing us back to ‘Life, Animated’
WITH CHRISTINE APPLETON OF THE JOSEPH ROWNTREE L.G.B.T PLUS NETWORK Step back to 1950’s New York with us and get swept away with this critically acclaimed, beautifully shot love story. ‘Carol’ is an adaptation of Patricia Highsmith’s seminal novel, ‘The Price of Salt’ and follows two women from very different backgrounds who find themselves in … Continue reading ‘CAROL’ COMES TO THE FOLK HALL