Cinema for Rutland
The Museum is now hosting Cinema for Rutland, an initiative by Arts for Rutland.
Cinema showings take place on the first Thursday of the month at the Rutland County Museum.
Doors open at 7pm for a 7:30pm showing unless stated.
All are welcome – tickets are just £5 – available in advance from Oakham Wines or WeGotTickets.com.
Tickets can usually, but not always, be purchased on the door as demand has been high on occasion.
Wine and refreshments are available before the film showing.
The forthcoming programme is as follows –
Thursday 7th December – ‘Their Finest’ (2016) (Comedy, Drama, Romance)
[12A] 1 hour 57 minutes
Based on the 2009 novel ‘Their Finest Hour and a Half’ by Lissa Evans, the film tells the story of a British Ministry of Information film team making a morale-boosting film about the Dunkirk evacuation during the Battle of Britain and the London Blitz.
Starring: Gemma Arterton, Sam Claflin, Bill Nighy, Jack Huston, Jake Lacy, Richard E. Grant, Henry Goodman, Rachael Stirling, Eddie Marsan, Helen McCrory, and Claudia Jessie.
Thursday 4th January 2018 – ‘Dunkirk’ (2017) (History, Drama)
[12A] 1 hour 46 minutes
Written and directed by Christopher Nolan the film portrays the evacuation under fire of over 300,000 troops from Dunkirk during the Second World War.
Starring: Fionn Whitehead, Tom Glynn-Carney, Jack Lowden, Harry Styles, Aneurin Barnard, James D’Arcy, Barry Keoghan, Kenneth Branagh, Cillian Murphy, Mark Rylance, and Tom Hardy.