Alton Webteam: September 2015
November Film Club.
Following on from last year's success, we will again this November be showing films in church on Thursday nights at 7:30pm.
All four are very different in style and genre.
No need to book, the films are free, so simply turn up and enjoy!
5th Au Revoir Les Enfants PG. 104 minutes — French with subtitles
A French boarding school run by priests seems to be a haven from World War II until a new student arrives. He becomes the roommate of top student in his class. Rivals at first, the roommates form a bond and share a secret.
12th A Leap of Faith PG. 108 Minutes
Fake faith healer Jonas Nightingale is stranded in a small town where he finds he can't fool all of the people all of the time.
19th Up U. 96 Minutes
Seventy-eight year old Carl Fredricksen travels to Paradise Falls in his home equipped with balloons, inadvertently taking a young stowaway.
26th O brother, where art thou? PG. 106 minutes
In the deep south during the 1930s, three escaped convicts search for hidden treasure while a relentless lawman pursues them.
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