A Christmas Carol (1951) – Wincanton Christmas Extravaganza

On December 1, 2018, Posted by , By ,,,,,,,,,,, , With Comments Off on A Christmas Carol (1951) – Wincanton Christmas Extravaganza

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…

The Red Turtle (Studio Ghibli film) with Craft at The Workshop at Bootmakers

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The Red Turtle is a silent animated film from Japan’s Studio Ghibli and according to the Guardian film reviewer Mark Kermode it’s a masterpiece. It follows the fortunes of a shipwrecked man on an island, and is “eloquent, profound and moving”. Studio Ghibli has been responsible for some of the…