April Film Club
Join us every Friday at 1pm as Didsbury Good Neighbours transforms into a social cinema for the afternoon. Showcasing a variety of films both old & new, with an interval halfway through for discussion and light refreshments. £4
1st April – Downsizing (2h 15m)
A scientist, named Paul Safranek, invents a scientific concept called downsizing. The procedure shrinks people in order to provide financial benefits. Paul and his wife decide to downsize to live a wealthy and peaceful life, but will they both go through with it?
Starring: Matt Damon, Christoph Waltz, Hong Chau
8th April – Passengers (1h 56m)
During a voyage to a distant colony planet, Jim's hyper sleep pod malfunctions, waking him up. Unable to cope with the loneliness, Jim purposely wakes up a fellow passenger (Aurora). Together they must work together to prevent their spaceship from meeting with a disaster.
Starring: Jennifer Lawrence, Chris Pratt
15th April – The Producers (2h 14m)
Max Bialystock, a theatre producer, pairs up with accountant Leo Bloom to raise a huge amount, produce a show that is sure to flop and then pocket the surplus.
Starring: Mel Brooks, Nathan Lane
Free Easter egg if you attend!
22nd April – I Care a Lot (1h 58m)
The film follows a con woman (Rosamund Pike) who makes a living as a court-appointed guardian. The woman lands in hot water when she tries to defraud a woman who has ties to a powerful gangster.
Starring: Rosamund Pike, Peter Dinklage
29th April – Spencer (1h 57m)
The marriage between Princess Diana and Prince Charles has long grown cold. Though rumours of affairs and a divorce abound, peace is ordained for the Christmas festivities at the queen's estate. Yet this year, things will be profoundly different.
Starring: Kristen Stewart, Jack Farthing