The aim of the cine club is to generate an interest in local and international, arthouse and independant film.
Screenings are now held in the Thomas MacDonagh Heritage Centre on Lower Main Street, Cloughjordan.
May 2014 screenings-
May will be a busy month in Cloughjordan Cineclub with four screenings, keep in touch for the full programme.
5 May WAR HORSE - A Thomas MacDonagh week-end screening
10 May HIGH SOCIETY - A FREE Bealtaine film festival screening
18 May GLORIA
24 May QUARTET - A FREE Bealtaine film festival screening
And in JUNE -
15 Jun THE ICEMAN
There will be two Bealtaine screenings during May 2014.
Screening are on Saturday evenings at 7pm in the Thomas MacDonagh Heritage Centre and both screenings are FREE !
Sat 10 May 2014 @ 7pm
HIGH SOCIETY (1956 USA)
Director: Charles Walters / USA / 1956 / 107 minutes / Certificate : G
Cast : Bing Crosby, Frank Sinatra, Grace Kelly, Celeste Holm, Louis Armstrong, John Lund
Grace Kelly plays Tracy Lord, a wilful, beautiful but ever so stuck-up ice goddess who, having been through one marriage to likeable musician CK Dexter Haven (Bing Crosby), is about to enter another with stuffy but dependable George (Lund).
Her plans for a sensational socialite wedding are, however, dashed by a series of troublesome events. Dexter and Mike Connor (Frank Sinatra), a reporter covering the nuptials, help Tracy find her human side and realise whom she really should marry!
This delightful, high gloss musical remake of The Philadelphia Story gets it gloriously right, featuring the classic Cole Porter songs High Society, Well Did You Evah and Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?, as well as a cameo appearance by Louis Armstrong and his band.
"...as a Cole Porter musical, High Society is nigh-unbeatable" - Empire Magazine
Sat 24 May 2014 @ 7pm
QUARTET (2012 UK)
Director: Dustin Hoffman / UK / 2012 / 98 minutes / Certificate : 12A
Cast : Pauline Collins, Billy Connolly, Tom Courtney, Michael Gambon, Maggie Smith
Lifelong friends Wilf (Billy Connolly) and Reggie (Tom Courtney), together with former colleague…Continue
Posted by Alastair on April 15, 2014 at 15:13