Progressive Cinema

Date: Last Tuesday of the month. 
Time: 6:00pm
Venue: McCrossin’s Mill Museum, Salisbury Street, Uralla
Entry: Free! (donations are welcome).

Each film is about either freedom, environmental issues, or social justice. They are all documentaries of a high standard, and ones not generally seen in commercial cinemas.

You are welcome to bring a drink and some nibblies while you enjoy the movie.  Details of each movie will be added as they are confirmed.

 

2019 Dates

26 FebruaryI, Daniel Blake

I, Daniel Blake is a 2016 drama film directed by Ken Loach and written by longtime collaborator Paul Laverty. It stars Dave Johns as Daniel Blake, who is denied employment and support allowance despite his doctor finding him unfit to work. Hayley Squires co-stars as Katie, a struggling single mother whom Daniel befriends.

The film won the Palme d'Or at the 2016 Cannes Film Festival, the Prix du public at the 2016 Locarno International Film Festival, and the 2017 BAFTA for Outstanding British Film.

Contact details

Louis van Ekert
Email: vanekert@gmail.com
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