Two screenings in May

17th May – Lucky

31 May – Manchester by the Sea (usual screening)


7:45 pm Thursday May 17: LUCKY (extra May screening)

2017          86 mins    USA       Rated: MA15+

Dir: John Carroll Lynch

Set in a small desert town, 90-year-old atheist, Lucky, (Harry Dean Stanton) has outlived and out-smoked his contemporaries. He now faces his own mortality and the meaning of life.  

Cast: Harry Dean Stanton, David Lynch, Ed Begley Jnr, Ron Livingston, Tom Skerrett.


7:45 pm Thursday May 31: Manchester by the Sea

2016        135mins                    USA                  Rated: MA 15+

Dir: Kenneth Lonergan

After the untimely death of his brother, Lee (Casey Affleck) discovers he is named as the sole guardian of his 16 year old nephew. When he returns to his hometown, Lee has to face his tragic past that separated him from his wife. Awards include Best Actor (Casey Affleck) and Best Original Screenplay 2017 Academy Awards.

Cast: Kyle Chandler, Michelle Williams, Casey Affleck

Film Festival 2018

The Barwon Heads Hall will be closed over June and July for renovations.

10th and 11th of August – Clint Eastwood Film Festival

30 August – Alone in Berlin (usual screening)

Don’t Forget to Join Up for 2018

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