Picture4.gifRICHMOND FILM SOCIETY

         SEASON 53 2015-2016

 

22nd September 2015 to 19th April 2016

 

Registered Charity No. 295898

 

Member of the British Federation of Film Societies

 

Interested in World Cinema?

Then why not join Richmond Film Society for our current season of 15 films 
or just come along on the night to individual screenings?

We screen yearly seasons of 15 films of international repute.

Our Season 53 includes films from Europe, Venezuela, Argentina, Jordan and Iran.

Screening

Film

Country

Year

          RT

Director

22nd Sep

BAD HAIR

Venezuela

2013

93 min

Mariana Rondón

6th Oct

STILL LIFE

UK

2013

92 min

Uberto Pasolini

20th Oct

LEVIATHAN

Russia

2014

140 min

Andrey Zvyagintsev

3rd Nov

TWO DAYS ONE NIGHT

France

2014

85 min

Jean Pierre & Luc Dardenne

17th Nov

IDA

Poland

2013

82 min

Pawel Pawlikowski

1st Dec

BROKEN CIRCLE  BREAKDOWN

Belgium/Netherlands

2012

111 min

Felix van Groeniengen

15th Dec

SHIRLEY - VISIONS OF REALITY

Austria

2013

92 min

Gustav Deutsch

12th Jan

WILD TALES

Argentina

2014

120 min

Damián Szifron

26th Jan

THEEB

Jordan/UAE

2014

100 min

Naji Abu Nowar

9th Feb

THE PAST

Iran/France

2013

130 min

Asghar Farhadi

23rd Feb

SALT OF THE EARTH

France/Brazil/Italy

2015

110 min

Wim Wenders &
Juliano Ribeiro Salgado

8th Mar

STATIONS OF THE CROSS

Germany

2014

107 min

Dietrich Brüggemann

22nd Mar

OSLO AUGUST 31ST

Norway

2011

94 min

Joachim Trier

5th Apr

PHOENIX

Germany/Poland

2014

98 min

Christian Petzold

19th Apr

NORTHERN SOUL

UK

2014

102 min

Elaine Constantine

 

Click here for film details or download a *.pdf brochure

All films are shown in their original versions and are projected onto a state-of-the-art screen.

 

ABOUT US

Richmond Film Society was formed in 1963 and has since screened over 720 films.

Our objective was, and remains, to bring members the very best in World Cinema.

 

WHEN DO WE SHOW FILMS?

Meetings are programmed for alternate Tuesdays,

starting at 8:00 p.m.

Season 53 runs from 22nd September 2015 to 19th April 2016.

 

 

WHERE?

Our meetings are held in:

Room G5

The Pete Postlethwaite Picture House

(a few doors to the right of the main entrance)

St Mary’s University

Waldegrave Road

TWICKENHAM

TW1 4SX 

(click on the Post Code to launch a map)

 

HOW DO I ENROL?

Enrolment couldn't be easier, unless membership has been closed.

Either use the link below to print off and then post an Application Form or come along in person to a screening.

If you intend to enrol at the first film of the season, Tuesday 22nd September 2015,

please arrive at Room G5 by 7:45 p.m.

 

Members are accepted on a first-come first-serve basis, early postal application is advised.

WHAT DOES Membership COST AND WHAT DOES THIS ENTITLE ME TO?

Membership for Season 53 costs £60.00 (an equivalent of £4.00 per film) with a reduced rate (£35.00) for full time students and ES40s.

 

Membership gives:

(a)         free admission to all fifteen shows

(b)        free admission to the Christmas Party

(c)         programme notes for each film.

Post film audience feedback is obtained via reaction slips

(d)        details of other local arts-related events through our affiliation

with artsrichmond (RuTAC)

(e)         reciprocal non-member attendance of other local film societies

upon the showing of an RFS membership card.

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CAN I ATTEND A SCREENING AS A NON-MEMBER?

Non-members are always very welcome on the night.

 

Non-member tickets are available to purchase tickets on the door for £6.00 a show or

for Full-Time Students & ES40s £4.00 per film.

 

In addition to Non-member tickets being available on the door they may alternatively be obtained from the Membership Secretary in advance:

Either use the e-mail link below to place an order for picking up on the night.

Or apply by snail mail to the address on the Membership Application Form,

enclosing a stamped self-addressed envelope for the ticket's dispatch.

 

ARE REFRESHMENTS AVAILABLE?

Yes.

 

For food St Mary’s main canteen can be used up to 7:30p.m and after this time a sandwich bar is available.

 

Where would a University be without a bar?  That’s available too.

 

IF I DRIVE CAN I PARK NEAR BY?

Yes. Free car parking is available on the St Mary’s campus or local streets.

 

HOW DO I GET TO ST MARY’S USING PUBLIC Transport?

Train: Strawberry Hill Station, 5-minute walk.

Bus: 33: Alight at St Mary’s University.

R68: Alight at Michelham Gardens, 5-minute walk.

 

HOW CAN I HAVE ANY OTHER QUESTIONS ABOUT RFS ANSWERED?

Send us your query using the e-mail link below or telephone 020 8893 3503.

 

JOIN OUR E-MAIL CIRCULATION LIST

If you would like to join our circulation list and receive further details about our Season 53 films, prior to individual screenings, please email us using the link below with your full name and include the word "Subscribe" in the heading.

 

 

Season 53’s Programme

 

Membership Application Form

 

E-Mail Richmond Film Society

 

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