Helmdon Presents: Films

Helmdon Presents: Film Club

Real cinema sound in the Reading Room!

We show a good selection of films... action, drama, biopic etc. in English and foreign languages. There are films which appeal to all age groups. Our state of the art equipment fills the Reading Room with sound, providing a great cinema experience. You are welcome to attend as a guest for one session. If you would like to see more, then you can join. It is extremely good value at just £15 for 12 months (£7.50 after a half year commencing each February).

Doors open 7.10 pm. Film begins at 7.30 pm unless otherwise stated. Drinks available. Guests £3.00 per session. Please contact Chris Bridger or Morag Underwood for more information.


Film Programme March 2019 to August 2019

Venue: The Reading Room, 20 Church Street, Helmdon NN13 5QJ
Time: Doors open 7:10pm - Films begin 7.30pm
Refreshments: Drinks available

Fri 22 Mar - A star is born (2018) Drama; music; romance ; 136mins; 15

A musician helps a young singer find fame, even as age and alcoholism send his own career into a downward spiral.

Fri 26 Apr - Swimming with Men (2018) comedy; drama; romance; 96mins; 12A

A man who is suffering a mid-life crisis finds new meaning in his life as part of an all-male, middle-aged, amateur synchronised swimming team.

Fri 24 May - Leave no trace (2018) drama; 109mins; 12

A father and his thirteen year-old daughter are living an ideal existence in a vast urban park in Portland, Oregon, when a small mistake derails their lives forever.

Fri 28 June - Burn, Burn, Burn (2015) comedy;drama; 106 mins; 15

Following the death of their friend, two girls in their late twenties embark on a road trip to spread his ashes. Seph and Alex take turns driving. Dan is in the glove compartment, in tupperware, decreasing in volume as the trip progresses.

Fri 19 July - Faces, Places (2017) French with subtitles Documentary; 94mins; PG

Agnes Varda, one of the leading lights of France's honored French New Wave cinema era, and professional photographer and muralist, J.R., collaborate on a special art project. Together, they take photographs of people around the country and create special colossal mural pictures of individuals, communities and places they want to honour and celebrate. Along the way, the old cinematic veteran and the young artistic idealist enjoy an odd friendship as they chat and explore their views on the world.

Fri 23 Aug - The old man and the gun (2018) Biography;comedy;crime ; 93mins; 12A

Based on the true story of Forrest Tucker (Robert Redford), tracing his history…. from an audacious escape from San Quentin at the age of 70, to an unprecedented string of heists that confounded authorities and enchanted the public.