Due to the pandemic we are currently closed. We aim to re-open October 2021
Your films from January to April 2020
All films 7.15pm doors open for 7.30pm film unless otherwise stated.
Friday 24th January- Judy (PG-13)
Judy is a 2019 biographical drama film about American singer and actress Judy Garland. Directed by Rupert Goold, it is an adaptation of the Olivier- and Tony-nominated West End and Broadway play End of the Rainbow by Peter Quilter. Thirty years after starring in “The Wizard of Oz,” beloved actress and singer Judy Garland arrives in London to perform sold-out shows at the Talk of the Town nightclub. While there, she reminisces with friends and fans and begins a whirlwind romance with musician Mickey Deans, her soon-to-be fifth husband.
Friday 28th February- The Day Shall Come
The Day Shall Come is a 2019 British-American-Australian comedy film directed by Chris Morris and written by Morris and Jesse Armstrong. An impoverished preacher who brings hope to the Miami projects is offered cash to save his family from eviction. He has no idea his sponsor works for the FBI, and the FBI plans on turning him into a criminal by fueling his revolutionary dreams.
Thursday 12th March- Bait
Our Thursday night Cariad film where we bring you something a little more unusual.
Stunningly shot on a vintage 16mm camera using monochrome Kodak stock, Mark Jenkin’s Bait is a timely and funny, yet poignant new film that gets to the heart of a community facing unwelcome change. Tension rises to the breaking point in a Cornwall fishing village when the local citizens are crowded out by tourists.
20th March- Downton Abbey
Downton Abbey is a 2019 historical period drama film written by Julian Fellowes, creator and writer of the television series of the same name. The beloved Crawleys and their intrepid staff prepare for the most important moment of their lives. A royal visit from the king and queen of England soon unleashes scandal, romance and intrigue — leaving the future of Downton hanging in the balance.
Sunday 19th April- Lion King
Family matinee, 3pm doors open for 4pm screening
Directed by Jon Favreau (Elf). Simba idolizes his father, King Mufasa, and takes to heart his own royal destiny on the plains of Africa. But not everyone in the kingdom celebrates the new cub’s arrival. Scar, Mufasa’s brother — and former heir to the throne — has plans of his own. The battle for Pride Rock is soon ravaged with betrayal, tragedy and drama, ultimately resulting in Simba’s exile. Now, with help from a curious pair of newfound friends, Simba must figure out how to grow up and take back what is rightfully his.
24th April, Knives Out
When renowned crime novelist Harlan Thrombey dies just after his 85th birthday, the inquisitive and debonair Detective Benoit Blanc arrives at his estate to investigate. From Harlan’s dysfunctional family to his devoted staff, Blanc sifts through a web of red herrings and self-serving lies to uncover the truth behind Thrombey’s untimely demise.
MAY FILM TBA
SUMMER WINE FILM TBA
We return in September with a fantastic line up of films for you.
All tickets available for pre-booking via email@example.com unless otherwise stated. All films in Llancarfan Village Hall unless otherwise stated.
Friday 30th August 7.30pm: Cinema AGM
Come and review the year with a glass of wine in Llancarfan Village Hall. Its also your chance to renew your annual membership for 2019-2020.
Friday 13th September, 7.15pm: Fighting with my Family (12)
In Llancarfan village hall we open the season with some British comedy! A former wrestler and his family make a living performing at small venues around the country while his kids dream of joining World Wrestling Entertainment. With a guest appearance from The Rock.
Saturday 5th October: 7pm St Cadoc’s Church Llancarfan, A Month in the Country (1987, PG) part of the Vale Film Festival
St Cadoc’s Church [http://stcadocsllancarfan.co.uk] is proud to present a very special screening of a modern classic of British cinema adapted from J L Carr’s acclaimed novel, A Month in the Country (1987). Starring Colin Firth and Kenneth Branagh in their first film, this is a captivating adaption of J. L. Carr’s novel set in Yorkshire in 1920 about former soldiers scarred by their experiences.
For this special event, which is part of the inaugural Vale Film Festival [https://www.valefilmfest.co.uk] supported by Creative Rural Communities, St Cadoc’s church will be transformed into a Pop-up Picture Palace, along with live music performed by Hiraeth String Quartet, inspired by Howard Blake’s award-winning score, and an introductory talk about our own church’s wall paintings by local expert Ian Fell.
All profit from the screening will go to help save the wall paintings from an urgent damp problem recently identified at St Cadoc’s. Spaces are very limited so book now for this rare chance to see a youthful Colin Firth perfecting his stammer years before he collected the best acting Oscar for The King’s Speech. The film is a real feast of period detail, rousing music and moving performances by three of our best actors before they hit the big time.
Tickets are priced at £7.50 each or £6.50 for Llancarfan Community Cinema members. They are available by calling or emailing:
Sue Taylor (01446 781 453, firstname.lastname@example.org)
or Kevin Barry (01446 781 735, email@example.com).
Thursday 24th October, 7.15pm: Shiny Shrimps (15)
A mid week film under our Cariad stream- a French comedy. Matthias Le Goff, an Olympic champion at the end of his career, makes a homophobic statement on TV. His punishment: coach the Shiny Shrimps, a flamboyant and amateur gay water-polo team. They have only one thing in mind: to qualify for the Gay Games in Croatia where the hottest international LGBT athletes compete. It’s the start of a bumpy and joyful ride – Faster, Higher, Stronger.
Friday 8th November, 7.15pm: Yesterday (PG-13)
A struggling musician realizes he’s the only person on Earth who can remember The Beatles after waking up in an alternate timeline where they never existed.
Saturday 16th November, 7.15pm- The Italian Job & Wine Tasting in Association with Bay Tree Wine
Showing the classic film in its anniversary year we celebrate by pairing it with wine! In association with Bay Tree Wine Company, we offer you the chance to enjoy the film with a series of thematically linked wine. As in previous wine events, seats will be arranged around tables to allow people to bring food.
Please book tickets in advance from firstname.lastname@example.org. All tickets £20.
Sunday 8th December, 4pm Matinee Toy Story 4
Woody, Buzz Lightyear and the rest of the gang embark on a road trip with Bonnie and a new toy named Forky. The adventurous journey turns into an unexpected reunion as Woody’s slight detour leads him to his long-lost friend Bo Peep. As Woody and Bo discuss the old days, they soon start to realize that they’re worlds apart when it comes to what they want from life as a toy.
Friday 13th December, 7.15pm- Rocket Man
A musical fantasy about the fantastical human story of Elton John’s breakthrough years
We have films approximately once a month.
Here are our films showing from January 2019.
To book tickets please email email@example.com
Mamma Mia 2: January 18th 2019
First Man: 1st March 2019
Bohemian Rhapsody: 29th March 2019
Paddington 2: Children’s Daytime Special Saturday 13th April 2019
Widows: 26th April 2019
24th May, Film TBC
28th September 2018
The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society
In the aftermath of World War II, a writer forms an unexpected bond with the residents of Guernsey Island when she decides to write a book about their experiences during the war.
26th October 2018
I, Tonya (15)
Competitive ice skater Tonya Harding rises among the ranks at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships, but her future in the activity is thrown into doubt when her ex-husband intervenes.
Thursday 8 November 2018 (CARIAD)
Coming-of-age comedy drama exploring the complicated relationship between a headstrong mother and her equally forthright daughter.
23rd November 2018
The Leisure Seeker
A runaway couple go on an unforgettable journey in the faithful old RV they call The Leisure Seeker.
21st December 2018
Incredibles 2 (to be confirmed)
Bob Parr (Mr. Incredible) is left to care for the kids while Helen (Elastigirl) is out saving the world.