Thursday, May 19, 2016

FALL 2017 FILMS


OUR FALL 2017 SERIES:
THEIR FINEST
WEDNESDAY, September 27, 2017, at either 2:00 or 7:00, FULL CIRCLE THEATRE, PERTH or THURSDAY, September 28, 2017 at 7:00, STATION THEATRE, SMITHS FALLS

Their Finest
Country: UK
Language: English
Ontario
rating: 14A
With London emptied of men now fighting at the Front, Catrin Cole lands herself a job writing copy for propaganda films that need "a woman's touch".  With the country's morale at stake, the crew work furiously to make a film that will warm the hearts of the nation as bombs are dropping all around them. A romantic comedy.



AFTER THE STORM
WEDNESDAY, October 11, 2017, at either 2:00 or 7:00, FULL CIRCLE THEATRE, PERTH or THURSDAY, October 12, 2017 at 7:00, STATION THEATRE, SMITHS FALLS
 Country: Japan
Language: Japanese with English subtitles
Ontario
rating: PG

Dwelling on his past glory as a prize-winning author, a man wastes the money he makes as a private detective on gambling and can barely pay child support. After renewing contact with his initially distrusting family, he struggles to take back control of his existence and to find a lasting place in the life of his young son. By the writer/director of Like Father, Like Son and Our Little Sister.

THE BIG SICK
WEDNESDAY, October 25, 2017 at either 2:00 or 7:00, FULL CIRCLE THEATRE, PERTH or THURSDAY, October 26, 2017 at 7:00, STATION THEATRE, SMITHS FALLS 


Country: USA
Language: English
Ontario rating: 14A

 Based on a real-life courtship this film tells the story of a Pakistan-born aspiring comedian who connects with a grad student after one of his standup sets. However, what they thought would be just a one-night stand blossoms into the real thing, which complicates the life that is expected of him by his traditional Muslim parents.
FRANTZ
WEDNESDAY, November 8, 2017 at either 2:00 or 7:00 at FULL CIRCLE THEATRE, PERTH
or THURSDAY, November 9, 2017 at STATION THEATRE, SMITHS FALLS

Country: France, Germany
Language: French, German with English subtitles
Ontario
rating: PG
A haunting tale of love and reconciliation begins in a small town in Germany in the immediate aftermath of World War I when a young woman mourning the death of her fiancĂ© encounters a mysterious Frenchman laying flowers on her beloved’s grave.
THE GLASS CASTLE
WEDNESDAY, November 22, 2017 at either 2:00 or 7:00 at FULL CIRCLE THEATRE, PERTH
or THURSDAY, November 23, 2017 at STATION THEATRE, SMITHS FALLSGlass Castle
Country: USA
Language: English
Ontario
rating:14A


Chronicling the adventures of an eccentric, resilient and tight-knit family, THE GLASS CASTLE is a remarkable story of unconditional love. Oscar winner Brie Larson brings Jeannette Walls's best-selling memoir to life as a young woman who, influenced by the joyfully wild nature of her deeply dysfunctional father, found the fiery determination to carve out successful life on her own terms.

Passes are available now at the Perth and District Union Public Library (for screenings in Perth) and at the Smiths Falls Public Library (for screenings in Smiths Falls). The price is $40 for all five films. Individual tickets may be available at the door for $10 each. 

Pass holders should arrive at the theatre at least 15 minutes ahead of screening time to ensure a guaranteed seat. After that time, we will begin to sell individual tickets.

Please be advised that passes are not interchangeable between times and places.

All profits after expenses from the Full Circle Theatre screenings will be donated to the Perth and District Union Public Library. Profits from the Station Theatre screenings will be donated to the Smiths Falls Public Library.