Eaton Bray Cinema
The Focus On Film Society - Bringing Cinema To The Villages
See your favourite films on a large screen (13ft by 9ft) in Eaton Bray Village Hall.
We meet at 2.00pm on the second Monday of each month between September and May.
Come and join us to see some excellent films and enjoy the social atmosphere with a cup of tea and a chat after the film.
[Membership details below]
This season, the Film Society will meet on the following dates:
14 September, 12 October, 9 November, 14 December
11 January, 8 February, 14 March, 11 April, 9 May
The Second Best Exotic Marigold HotelAs the Best Exotic Marigold Hotel has only a single remaining vacancy - posing a rooming predicament for two fresh arrivals - Sonny pursues his expansionist dream of opening a second hotel.
The Boy in the Striped PyjamasSet during World War II, a story seen through the innocent eyes of Bruno, the eight-year-old son of the commandant at a concentration camp, whose forbidden friendship with a Jewish boy on the other side of the camp fence has startling and unexpected consequences.
Housewife, 49A 2006 television film based on the wartime diaries of Nella Last. Written by and starring English actress and comedienne Victoria Wood, it follows the experiences of an ordinary housewife and mother in the Northern English town of Barrow-in-Furness, Lancashire during the Second World War.
About the Focus On Films Society
The society meets on the second Monday of each month between September and May.
Films start at 2.00pm and are shown in the Eaton Bray Village Hall.
The films are followed by Tea and Biscuits and a chance to chat with friends.
Films are selected by the members and all requests are considered by the selection committee.
The films are projected with a modern digital projector on a large 13ft by 9ft screen.
Society Membership is £32, payable in two installments - £16 by the first meeting and £16 by the January meeting - this equates to £3.55 per film.
For membership please call Graham Chappell - 01525 220883
For new members, guest membership is available at £4 for one film before joining.
For more information call Graham Chappell on 01525 220883 or come to one of our films. If joining part way through the season membership is adjusted accordingly.
Note: film societies are unable to admit under 16s.
The Society is not intended to be profit making and seeks only to cover running and maintenence costs. We now own all our own equipment, including comfortable seats.
What makes film societies special?
- They are run by their members for their members.
- They provide a warm friendly atmosphere where you can see films on a big screen.
- They bring quality cinema to your community at a price everyone can afford.
- They arrange special screenings and social events, and can provide an opportunity to discuss the films.
- They can provide unlimited programming opportunities including shorts, independent work and films of local interest.
- They enjoy advantages in respect of film certification, cinema licensing and cheaper film booking.
Shown in Previous Months
A Royal Night OutOn V.E. Day in 1945, as peace extends across Europe, Princesses Elizabeth and Margaret are allowed out to join the celebrations. It is a night full of excitement, danger and the first flutters of romance.Shown: 9 November 2015
PaddingtonA young Peruvian bear travels to London in search of a home. Finding himself lost and alone at Paddington Station, he meets the kindly Brown family, who offer him a temporary haven.Shown: 12 October 2015
August: Osage CountyA look at the lives of the strong-willed women of the Weston family, whose paths have diverged until a family crisis brings them back to the Oklahoma house they grew up in, and to the dysfunctional woman who raised them.Shown: 13 April 2015
QuartetAt a home for retired musicians, the annual concert to celebrate Verdi's birthday is disrupted by the arrival of Jean, an eternal diva and the former wife of one of the residents.Shown: 11 May 2015
-- Images and Plot Outlines courtesy of The Internet Movie Database --