(Ireland 2014, 1hr 42, Cert 15) An Irish priest (Brendan Gleeson) hears a confession that includes a threat to kill him a week later. He tries to carry on norally but is confronted by his estranged daughter and parishioners as time runs toward a confrontation that challenges his faith. Trailer
Some good news
Current memberships will be further extended and will cover all of 2022. That’s partly down to savings, and partly to the large number of new members joining.
Films to come include thrillers and romance, comedy and biopics, heart-warming and award-winning dramas from Britain and around the world, including the acclaimed 1917 and hidden gems like My masterpiece.
For the full programme, now with trailers for every film, click on 2022 season in the menu above.
Membership costs only £24 for the next 12 months, or pro-rata if members join during the year. There’s nothing more to pay.
We normally 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 just £1.50 a glass 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 to cover the cost of refreshments.
The WFS DVD lending library – free to members – now has even more choice, with more than 170 great films to choose from, including recently shown ones you might have missed.
Latest additions 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 and ballet dancer Carlos Acosta, and classics from Metropolis to Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy.
Click on WFS library in themenu above for details.