The following Film Nights @ Iona Village Hall are free but we accept donations towards the running of the film nights and the upkeep of the hall. Thank you!
HIDDEN FIGURES (PG)
Friday, 10th November 2017: 8.30 pm:
A 2016 American biographical drama film directed by Theodore Melfi and written by Melfi and Allison Schroeder, based on the non-fiction book of the same name by Margot Lee Shetterly about black female mathematicians who worked at the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) during the Space Race.
Wednesday 31st January, 8.30 pm
Five year old Saroo gets lost on a train which takes him thousands of miles across India, away from home and family. Saroo must learn to survive alone in Kolkata, before ultimately being adopted by an Australian couple. Twenty-five years later, armed with only a handful of memories, his unwavering determination, and a revolutionary technology known as Google Earth, he sets out to find his lost family and finally return to his first home.
THE BIG SICK (R)
Friday 23rd February, 8.30 pm
Pakistan-born comedian Kumail Nanjiani and grad student Emily Gardner fall in love but struggle as their cultures clash. When Emily contracts a mysterious illness, Kumail finds himself forced to face her feisty parents, his family’s expectations, and his true feelings.
MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS (PG-13)
Friday 9th March, 7.30pm (to include younger audience)
2017 version of a classic. When a murder occurs on the train he’s travelling on, celebrated detective Hercule Poirot is recruited to solve the case.
THE FLORIDA PROJECT (R)
Friday 23rd March, 8.30 pm
Set over one summer, the film follows precocious six-year-old Moonee as she courts mischief and adventure with her ragtag playmates and bonds with her rebellious but caring mother, all while living in the shadows of Disney World.
ARTHOUSE? PERIOD? LIVE THEATRE? SINGALONGS? PUNK SCI-FI? HORROR? ANIME?
We deliberately select films with wide appeal and which can be enjoyed as a group, but we know that there is huge scope for diversity and entertainment. Should you have a particular film or genre that you think would work, we would love to help you ‘host’ – let us know if you are interested!
(Please Note: all films, dates and times are subject to change at short notice)