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French Film Night Thursday 27th February

The next French film night will be on Thursday the 27th February and will be a showing of “Dialogue Avec Mon Jardinier” (“Conversations with my Gardener”, English subtitles). Hope to see you then!

Schedule: Please try to arrive by 8.00pm in time for some pre-film banter and to sort out seating arrangements, drinks, snacks etc. Film starts at 8.30pm.

BYO: Please bring anything you would like to eat or drink with you.

Registration: if you would like to come, please use the comment facility in this post so everyone can see who is coming.

Parking: There is room for two cars in the car park if you park immediately in front of mine (first come first served). If you are unsure of my address, please contact me via my private gmail or, failing that, the address given in the INFO section of this website.

Big thanks to Paul Winter for recommendation and loan of this DVD.

BBC 2019 Film Review

It’s scary just how many films I haven’t heard of, let alone seen in 2019. Anyway, this BBC review will help you catch up in 2020.

So here are the films they saw fit to review:

  • Ad Astra (20th Century Fox)
  • Aladdin (Disney) – Guy Ritchie
  • Amazing Grace (StudioCanal)
  • Aniara (Arrow Films) Swedish
  • Apollo 11 (Dogwoof)
  • Atlantics (Netflix) French Senegalese
  • Bait (BFI)
  • Birds of Passage (Curzon)
  • Black Klansman – Spike Lee
  • Bohemian Rhapsody (20th Century Fox)
  • Capurnaum (Picturehouse) Arabic
  • Dirty God (Modern Films)
  • Dolemite is My Name (Netflix)
  • Eighth Grade (Sony)
  • For Sama (Republic Film) Syrian
  • Green Book (Entertainment One)
  • High Life (Thunderbird)
  • I Lost My Body (Netflix) French animation
  • If Beale Street Could Talk (Entertainment One)
  • Joker (Warner Bros)
  • Klaus (Netflix)
  • Knives Out (Lionsgate)
  • Little Joe (BFI)
  • Little Women (Sony)
  • Marriage Story (Netflix)
  • Monos (Picturehouse) Spanish
  • Never Look Away (Modern Films) German
  • Once Upon a Time in Hollywood
  • Ordinary Love (Focus Features)
  • Out of Blue (PIcturehouse)
  • Pain and Glory (Pathe/20th Century Fox) – Pedro Almodovar
  • Parasite (StudioCanal) Korean
  • Portrait of a Lady on Fire (Curzon)
  • Rocketman (Sony)
  • Roma (Netflix)
  • Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (Disney)
  • The Farewell (Entertainment Film)
  • The Favourite
  • The Irishman (Netflix) – Martin Scorsese
  • The Last Tree (Picturehouse)
  • The Souvenir (Curzon)
  • The Two Popes (Netflix)
  • Us (Universal)
  • Wild Rose (Entertainment One)
  • Woman at War (Picturehouse) Swedish

How many have you seen? There are 45 listed here, less than one a week!