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CIFF 2021

15 May 2021 0

Take a look at the programme for the 2021 Cheltenham International Film Festival, which is online again this time. It starts on 24 May with a preview of The Father, for which Anthony Hopkins became the oldest actor to win [cont'd.]

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Three more screenings. And CFS Online

2 April 2021 0

The recently published Government roadmap out of lockdown has enabled us to plan for three more in-cinema screenings at The Cheltenham Playhouse.  Although specific requirements for each stage of the relaxation will only be published nearer to the time, we [cont'd.]

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Free films on TV 12/6/21 to 18/6/21

11 June 2021 0

FILM OF THE WEEK The Big Sick (2017) is an unusual rom-com in several ways, not least because its leading lady spends the whole of is second act in a coma.  Zoe Kazan plays Emily, a psychotherapy student in Chicago, who [cont'd.]


CFS Online Second Season – Reactions to Supernova

24 March 2021 0

Mixed reactions to Supernova which achieved an overall appreciation score of 69.9%. Some members were not entirely convinced by the ending. Supernova, first of the CFS Online films we showed after Christmas, received an appreciation score of 69.9 per cent. Some [cont'd.]

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CFS Online Second Season – Reactions to Rounds

23 March 2021 0

An appreciation score of 73.8% for this Bulgarian film; an interesting snapshot of a democracy finding its feet. The interconnected stories appreciated by some members while others found it too disjointed. Some of your comments: Lots of authentically black police [cont'd.]

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