TATURA FILM SOCIETY 2020-2021 Program

Screenings are for Society members at the Mechanics Institute Hall, 75 Hogan St. Tatura on the 3rd Monday of the month at 7.45pm. Disabled access is from the rear of the building, near the school fence. Complimentary Tea, Coffee and Biscuits are available from 7.30pm

March 16 The Green Book (M)
Director: Peter Farrelly Writers:  Nick VallelongaBrian Hayes Currie
Starring: Vigo Mortenson, Mahershala Ali
A working-class Italian-American bouncer becomes the driver of an African-American classical pianist on a tour of venues through the 1960s American South.

 April 20 Three Identical Strangers (PG)

Director:  Tim Wardle Starring;  Robert ShafranMichael DomnitzHoward SchneiderIn 1980 New York, three young men who were all adopted meet each other and find out they’re triplets who were separated at birth. But their quest to find out why turns into a bizarre and sinister mystery.

May 18 Ladies in Black (PG)

Director:  Bruce Beresford Starring:  Julia OrmondAngourie RiceRachael Taylor

Adapted from the bestselling novel by Madeleine St John, Ladies in Black is an alluring and tender-hearted comedy drama about the lives of a group of department store employees in 1959 Sydney.

June 15 Casablanca (PG)

Director: Michael Curtiz Starring: Humphrey BogartIngrid BergmanPaul Henreid

A cynical American expatriate struggles to decide whether or not he should help his former lover and her fugitive husband escape French Morocco.

July 20 Yesterday M

Director: Danny Boyle Starring:  Himesh PatelLily JamesSophia Di Martino

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.

August 17 Selma (M)

Director:  Ava DuVernay Starring: David OyelowoCarmen EjogoTim Roth

A chronicle of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s campaign to secure equal voting rights via an epic march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama, in 1965.

September 21 Sweet Country (MA)

Director: Warwick Thornton Starring:  Hamilton MorrisShanika ColeEwen Leslie

Australian western set on the Northern Territory frontier in the 1920s, where justice itself is put on trial when an aged Aboriginal farmhand shoots a white man in self-defense and goes on the run as a posse gathers to hunt him down.

 October 19 Burning (M)

Director: Chang-dong Lee Starring:  Ah-in YooSteven YeunJong-seo Jun

Jong-su bumps into a girl who used to live in the same neighborhood, who asks him to look after her cat while she’s on a trip to Africa. When back, she introduces Ben, a mysterious guy she met there, who confesses his secret hobby.

November 16 Life is Beautiful (M)

Director: Roberto Benigni Starring:  Roberto BenigniNicoletta BraschiGiorgio Cantarini

When an open-minded Jewish librarian and his son become victims of the Holocaust, he uses a perfect mixture of will, humor, and imagination to protect his son from the dangers around their camp.

February 15, 2021 Swimming with Men (M)

Director: Oliver Parker Starring:  Rob BrydonRupert GravesThomas Turgoose

A man who is suffering a mid-life crisis finds new meaning in his life as part of an all-male, middle-aged, amateur synchronised swimming team.