Great films to come

Special offer for new members

There’s a year of outstanding films ahead, starting with The Duke and The King’s Choice, the top choice of our selectors. Coming are favourites such as Operation Mincemeat (pictured above), Oscar Green Book and Nomadland, moving dramas After Love, Parallel Mothers and Emma and more.

See the full 2023 season by clicking on the link above.

We meet at 7 for 7.30pm on the last Friday in the month at Abbey Fields, Back Lane, Winchcombe GL54 5QH, with parking nearby. Members enjoy free tea or coffee, or wine at subsidised price before the show.

After a short introduction, all films, even those in English, are shown with sub-titles to aid comprehension. We try to make it easy to make friends, and to introduce any newcomers. First-timers are welcome without obligation, paying £2.50 to cover the cost of refreshments.

Good news: You need not wait until the new year to join. Those joining now can attend the December meeting FREE. Membership costs just £30 or pro rata and lasts until the end of 2023.

Members can also borrow free any two of our collection of more than 200 great films on DVD.

With a cinema on your doorstep – why travel further?

For more details, click Contact us in the menu, or just come and join on the night.

16 December

My Masterpiece

(Argentina 2018, 1hr 40, Cert 15) Question: How is a great artist to become an even great one? Answer: Die. Especially if you have an unscrupulous agent to help you. But dying presents its own problems, as in this lively, offbeat comedy.

Free library now

exceeds 200 titles

The WFS DVD lending library – free to members – now has even more choice, with nearly 200 great films to choose from, including recently shown ones you might have missed.

Latest additions include many classic titles in a wide range of styles, including The Big Sleep, The Longest Day, Cider with Rosie, Braveheart and Roman Holiday.

More recent releases include Olivia Coleman’s Oscar-winning performance in The Favourite, social dramas like The Kindergarten Teacher, the acclaimed war drama Hotel Rwanda, biopics based on the lives of Laurel and Hardie (pictured), Liberace, Elton John, Judy Garland and ballet dancer Carlos Acosta, and classics from Metropolis to Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy.

Click on WFS library in the menu above for details.