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Our Next Screening is Ladies In Black on Saturday 24th at 7:00PM

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LADIES IN BLACK and A FANTASTIC WOMAN - 2 FILMS 1 PRICE
LADIES IN BLACK

LADIES IN BLACK (PG)

Rachael Taylor, Julia Ormond, Angourie Rice

109 mins. Australia 2018. Dir: Bruce Beresford

Set in Sydney in the 1950s the musical tells the story of bookish school leaver Lisa who joins the sales staff in fashionable department store F.G.Goode’s. Over a summer that changes her life, she befriends the colourful women of the women’s clothing department. Each is on the precipice of change - facing independence and working for a living.

  • Sat 24th Nov 7:00PM
  • Sun 25th Nov 6:00PM
A FANTASTIC WOMAN

A FANTASTIC WOMAN (M)

Daniela Vega, Francisco Reyes, Luis Gnecco

104 mins. Chile 2017. Dir: Sebastian Lelio

Marina is a young transgender woman living in Santiago, Chile, who works as a singer and waitress. Following the sudden death of her older male partner, her life is thrown into turmoil. Mourning the loss of the man she loved, she finds herself under intense scrutiny from those with no regard for her privacy.

  • Sat 24th Nov 9:15PM
  • Sun 25th Nov 8:15PM
THE MERGER

THE MERGER (M)

Damian Callinan, Kate Mulvany, John Howard

103 mins. Australia 2018. Dir: Mark Grentell

FRIDAY AFTERNOON MATINEE

Troy Carrington, a former professional football player returns to his home town, Bodgy Creek, where the drought won’t let up and jobs are scarce since the mill closure. He is persuaded to coach the hapless local footy team. He teams up with Angie who runs a nearby refugee support centre and recruits the new arrivals to save the team.

Tickets $10 includes afternoon tea following the film.

  • Fri 30th Nov 1:30PM

SWANPOOL CINEMA DOUBLE BILL

THE MERGER and SEE YOU UP THERE - 2 FILMS 1 PRICE
THE MERGER

THE MERGER (M)

Damian Callinan, Kate Mulvany, John Howard

103 mins. Australia 2018. Dir: Mark Grentell

Troy Carrington, a former professional football player returns to his home town, Bodgy Creek, where the drought won’t let up and jobs are scarce since the mill closure. He is persuaded to coach the hapless local footy team. He teams up with Angie who runs a nearby refugee support centre and recruits the new arrivals to save the team.

  • Sat 1st Dec 7:00PM
  • Sun 2nd Dec 6:00PM
SEE YOU UP THERE

SEE YOU UP THERE (MA15+)

Albert Dupontel, Laurent Lafitte, Niels Arestrup

117 mins. France 2017. Dir: Albert Dupontel

Albert, a French Infantryman, and fellow soldier Edouard are almost buried alive in a mortar explosion during the last days of WWI. Returning to civilian life is difficult for Edouard as he is gravely disfigured. Edouard, with the help of Albert, concocts a daring scam to support themselves in a society that wants to forget the broken living ghosts of WWI.

  • Sat 1st Dec 9:15PM
  • Sun 2nd Dec 8:15PM

SWANPOOL CINEMA DOUBLE BILL

JULIET, NAKED and BEIRUT - 2 FILMS 1 PRICE
JULIET, NAKED

JULIET, NAKED (M)

Rose Byrne, Ethan Hawke, Chris O’Dowd

97mins. USA/UK 2018. Dir: Jesse Peretz

This film is a comic account of life’s second chances. Annie is stuck in a long term relationship with Duncan, an obsessive fan of obscure rocker Tucker Crowe. When the acoustic demo of Tucker’s hit record from 25 years ago surfaces, its release leads to a life-changing encounter with the elusive rocker himself.

  • Fri 7th Dec 7:00PM
  • Sat 8th Dec 7:00PM
BEIRUT

BEIRUT (MA15+)

Jon Hamm, Rosamund Pike, Dean Norris

109 mins. USA 2018. Dir: Brad Anderson

In 1980s Beirut, Mason Skiles is a former U.S. diplomat who is called back into service to save a colleague from the group that is possibly responsible for his own family’s death. Meanwhile a CIA field agent who is working under cover at the American Embassy is tasked with keeping Mason alive and ensuring that the mission is a success.

  • Fri 7th Dec 9:15PM
  • Sat 8th Dec 9:15PM

SWANPOOL CINEMA DOUBLE BILL

C’EST LA VIE! and THE BREAKER UPPERERS - 2 FILMS 1 PRICE
C’EST LA VIE!

C’EST LA VIE! (M)

Jean-Pierre Bacri, Jean-Paul Rouve, Gilles Lellouche

100 mins. France 2017
Dir: Olivier Nakache, Eric Toledano

This charming French comedy is about a disgruntled caterer working his last wedding event. Max is just trying to get through the night, but has to deal with a cast of off-beat characters and a girl friend who is flirting with a young server.

  • Sat 15th Dec 7:00PM
  • Sun 16th Dec 6:00PM
THE BREAKER UPPERERS

THE BREAKER UPPERERS (M)

Jackie van Beek, Madeleine Sami

82 mins. NZ 2018. Dir: Jackie van Beek, Madeleine Sami

Fifteen years ago, Mel and Jen discovered that they were being two-timed by the same man. Bitter and cynical, they became friends and formed a small business called ‘The Breaker Upperers’: breaking up couples for cash. Now in their late thirties and with a booming business, Mel develops a conscience when they run into an old victim.

  • Sat 15th Dec 9:15PM
  • Sun 16th Dec 8:15PM
THE WILD PEAR TREE

THE WILD PEAR TREE (M)

Dogu Demirkol, Hazar Ergüçlü, Murat Cemcir, Serkan Keskin

(Single feature due to length)

188 mins. Turkey 2018.  Dir: Nuri Bilge Ceylan

An ambitious, discontented young graduate and would-be writer returns to his village with his diploma but no job. Now he has to decide if he should take exams to be a teacher like his father. He also has military service to get out of the way. Returning home is not what he expected. It appeared wonderful in his imagination when he lived in the city, but actually being back reminds him of all its irritations compared to the excitement of city life.

  • Sat 22nd Dec 7:00PM
  • Sun 23rd Dec 6:00PM

SWANPOOL CINEMA DOUBLE BILL

CHRISTOPHER ROBIN and INCREDIBLES 2 - 2 FILMS 1 PRICE
CHRISTOPHER ROBIN

CHRISTOPHER ROBIN (G)

Ewan McGregor, Jim Cummins, Hayley Atwell

104 mins. USA 2018. Dir: Marc Forster

Christopher Robin, the young boy who embarked on adventures in the Hundred Acre Wood with a band of spirited and loveable stuffed animals, has grown up and lost his way. Now it is up to his childhood friends to venture into our world and help Christopher Robin remember the loving and playful boy who is still inside.

  • Fri 28th Dec 7:00PM
  • Sat 29th Dec 7:00PM
INCREDIBLES 2

INCREDIBLES 2 (PG)

Craig T Nelson, Holly Hunter, Sarah Vowell

118 mins. USA. 2018. Dir: Brad Bird

Its a tough transition for Helen, Bob, Violet and Dash to navigate the day-to-day heroics of ‘normal’ life. Especially as the family is still unaware of baby Jack’s emerging super powers. When a new villian hatches a brilliant and dangerous plot, the family and Frozone must find a way to work together, especially when they’re all Incredible!

  • Fri 28th Dec 9:15PM
  • Sat 29th Dec 9:15PM
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