A Christmas Carol (1951) – Wincanton Christmas Extravaganza

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Family tickets are now available for £20! * Just as the USA packaged up modern Christmas for us (see our matinee screening of “Miracle on 34th Street”, or “It’s a Wonderful Life” inevitably on TV over this December period), Charles Dickens created what we understand as Christmas in the 19th century…

Miracle on 34th Street (1947) – Wincanton Christmas Extravaganza

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Family tickets are now available for £20! As part of the Wincanton Christmas Extravaganza, we will be screening a double bill of Christmas magic in Wincanton Town Hall. The matinee slot is filled by “Miracle on 34th Street”, which won three Academy Awards, and inspired countless TV, radio spinoffs. Starring…

Whale Rider – with Creative Craft Workshop by Bootmakers

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Whale Rider won the audience awards at both Sundance and Toronto when it was released in 2003, playing to standing ovations. It’s a story about a young Maori girl who dreams of becoming chief of her people – but has to deal with the preconceptions of her people about what…

McQueen – with Fashion Panel Dr Benjamin Wild, Dr Helen Walter

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McQueen, a documentary about the famous fashion designer, was given 4 Stars in the Guardian which said “Capturing Alexander McQueen’s irreverence, eclectic inspirations and emotional power, this is a beautifully fitting tribute”. Since Alexander McQueen took his own life at the age of 40 in 2010, he has been mythologised in…

The Gospel According to Andre – with Fashion Panel Dr Benjamin Wild, Dr Helen Walter and Georgie Newbery

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From the segregated American South to the fashion capitals around the world, operatic fashion editor Andre Leon Talley life is on display in this film. The enigmatic personality takes us through his life from the struggles of his youth through to his move to New York to fulfil his dream…

The Levelling & Harvest Festival Short Films by Common Ground

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Common Ground & WhereWestBegins present a drama about the Somerset floods, with a showcase of short films from the Harvest Film Festival screened before the main feature.