Category Archive for "News"

Change to Published Programme

Unfortunately we have been unable to find a copy of Almodovar's film, I'm So Excited, which is not in digital format. We have therefore had to make a change to our advertised programme and on Tuesday June 18th we will be showing the French film In The House which stars Kristin Scott Thomas. This film has been well reviewed and will also be of particular appeal to those of you who have noticed the lack of French language films in…
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Summer at RFT

The summer season at RFT starts this evening with the film Lincoln starring Daniel Day-Lewis in an Oscar winning performance as the great statesman. The Hitchcock series also starts this week and over the next few weeks on a Wednesday evening we will be showing some of the Hitchcock classics in collaboration with the University's Film, Theatre and Television department. Don't forget that it is now possible to buy tickets online and the facility for members to reserve tickets via…
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RFT is now closed for the Easter break.

RFT's new season will start on April 23rd with the screening of Lincoln. Our programme for next term includes Argo, Django Unchained and Hyde Park on Hudson as well as the Japanese film I Wish and the new Almodovar film, I'm So Excited! We will also be featuring a Hitchcock season: the return of some old favourites and culminating with the new Sacha Gervasi film on the life of Hitchcock. Look out for full details of our next programme on…
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Oscar Winners at RFT!

Sunday's Oscar winners included some of the films featured in this term's RFT programme. Anne Hathaway won Best Supporting Actress for her role in Les Miserables (Thursday 14th March at 7pm). The film also won awards for Best Makeup and Hairstyling and Sound Mixing. Jennifer Lawrence won the Oscar for Best Actress for her role in Silver Linings Playbook (Thursday 21st March at 7pm). Amour (shown on Tuesday 26th February) won an Oscar for Best Foreign Language film. Many other…
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RFT Shows Bafta Winning Films!

The Imposter (Thursday January 24th) won the Outstanding Debut film by a British writer or producer (Bart Layton, Dimitri Doganis). Amour (Tuesday February 26th at 7.30pm) won the Film Not in the English Language award. Emmanuelle Riva also won the Leading Actress award for her portrayal of the stroke victim, Anne, in this film. At 85 she is the oldest actor to win a Bafta. Best Adapted Screenplay was won by David O’Russell’s Silver Linings Playbook (Thursday March 21st at…
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