Anster Cinema has announced the upcoming season of films that will be shown at Dreel Halls in Anstruther. All screenings are at 6:45pm unless otherwise stated. Admission for Adults is £5, and for Under 18s it is £2.
In 1940s Hollywood, screenwriter Dalton Trumbo’s career comes to a crushing end when he is blacklisted for his political beliefs. Directed by Jay Roach and starring Bryan Cranston in this Oscar-nominated role, Trumbo tells the story of the titular character’s fight against the US government and studio bosses in a war over words and freedom, which entangled everyone in Hollywood from Hedda Hopper (Helen Mirren) to John Wayne.
Director: Jay Roach / 2015 / 2h 4m / Certificate 15
A scientist and a teacher living in a dystopian future embark on a journey of survival with a special young girl named Melanie. This inventive British film by Scottish director Colm McCarthy (Doctor Who, Sherlock, Peaky Blinders) is based on M.R. Carey’s novel of the same name and cleverly reinvents the post-apocalyptic zombie drama.
Director: Colm McCarthy / 2016 / 1h 51m / Certificate 15
Honouring the heart and humour of the original Disney classic, this re-telling of everyone’s favourite jungle tale mixes live action with cutting edge CGI to stunning effect. Rudyard Kipling’s story of a young boy who is raised by wolves among the animals of the jungle is a captivating family adventure, brought to life with brand new versions of the ever-popular original songs to get your toes tapping.
Director: Jon Favreau / 2016 / 1h 45m / Certificate PG
Starring Carey Mulligan, Meryl Streep, Helena Bonham Carter and Brendan Gleeson, Suffragette is an intense and moving film which tracks the story of the foot soldiers of the early feminist movement. Dramatic and moving, it tells the true story of the historic fight for the right to vote, when women were forced underground to pursue a dangerous game of cat and mouse with an increasingly brutal State.
Director: Sarah Gavron / 2015 / 1h 44m / Certificate 12