Another new venture for Films4Tenby with the support of Tenby Community Learning Centre, Greenhill Avenue. The films will be screened in an upstairs classroom.
Entrance £4 or £3 for members of Films4Tenby, and doors open at 6.45pm for a 7pm screening. Tea and coffee available for 50p per mug.
There will be English subtitles. All welcome.
World Cinema Films for 2019/2020
Monday 11th May 7pm
Shoplifters (Japanese: 万引き家族, Hepburn: Manbiki Kazoku, direct translation Shoplifting Family) is a 2018 Japanese drama film directed, written and edited by Hirokazu Kore-eda. Starring Lily Franky and Sakura Ando, it is about a non-biological family that relies on shoplifting to cope with a life of poverty.
Kore-eda wrote the screenplay contemplating what makes a family, and inspired by reports on poverty and shoplifting in Japan. Principal photography began in mid-December 2017.
The film premiered on 13 May 2018 at the Cannes Film Festival, where it went on to win the Palme d’Or. The film was released in Japan on 8 June 2018 and was a critical and commercial success. Shoplifters won three Mainichi Film Awards, including Best Film, and the Asia Pacific Screen Award for Best Feature Film, and was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film and the Golden Globe Award for Best Foreign Language Film.
Monday 2nd March 7pm
Pad Man is a 2018 Indian Hindi-language comedy-drama film directed and written by R. Balki, featuring Akshay Kumar, Sonam Kapoor and Radhika Apte in lead roles. Inspired by the life of social activist Arunachalam Muruganantham, a social entrepreneur from Tamil Nadu. The film was released on February 7, 2018, and received a positive response. It grossed ₹207.73 crore (US$29 million) worldwide, a majority of which came from the overseas box office, and was recorded as a critical and commercial success. In 2019, the film was named Best Film on Other Social Issues at the 66th National Film Awards. Kumar was nominated for the Filmfare Best Actor Award.
Monday 20th January 2020 : Cold War
Monday 28th October 2019: Heiresses
Films shown in 2018/19
Dec 3rd 2018 ‘Intouchables’ ‘Untouchable’
Monday Mar 25th 2018
‘El Hijo de la Novia’ ‘Son of the Bride’