Saturday, 12 May 2018, 2:00 pm
Two scintillating films followed by a delicious smorgasbord
Film and food: £12 members, £18 non members
2017, Sweeden/Germany/France/Denmark, 144 minutes, (15)
Director – Ruben Ostlund
Christian is an Art gallery director whose life goes into meltdown after he loses his mobile phone. He is curating ‘The Square’, an art installation which invites passersby to altruism. A poignant, satirical drama about community, moral courage and the affluent person’s need for egocentricity.
Tillsammans / Together
2000, Sweden/Denmark/ItalySweden/Denmark/Italy 106 minutes
Director – Lukas Moodysson
Set in a 1970s commune, Elizabeth and her two children take refuge from her abusive husband with her brother who lives in a commune. A wry comedy looking at the dynanics of communal living and whilst gently poking fun at the free living lifestyle emphasises their humanity and love.