Friday, 17 March 2017

King Cross Library Film Club, Calderdale Libraries

Here are the details of the Film Screenings at King Cross Library from April onwards:

King Cross Library Film Club 

Screenings through Spring 2017  !

  • Entry to all showings is FREE
  • Since seating is limited, you will need to book a ticket – either by phone  (01422 288028/288084) or in person from King Cross Library
  • All showings start at 2pm, unless otherwise stated

Coming soon to King Cross Library ...

WEDNESDAY 5th April 2017    2pm    

The unconventional love story of an aspiring actress, her determined driver, and their boss, an eccentric billionaire named Howard Hughes.
A pet project of Warren Beatty's since the 1970s, this surprisingly sprightly period-piece looks a treat and features a great cast (with Warren himself in semi-darkness as the increasingly mysterious Hughes).

Directed by Warren Beatty                 2016            2hr 7mins
At other Calderdale libraries ...

THURSDAY 9th March 2017    5pm    


A cynical Buffalo Bill hires Sitting Bull to exploit him and add his credibility to the distorted view of history presented in his Wild West Show.

One of director Robert Altman's most underrated dissections of American icons, and with a starry cast headed by Paul Newman as Buffalo Bill.

Directed by Robert Altman                    1976                2hr 3mins

a FREE screening, with advance booking on 01422 392630
SATURDAY  22nd April 2017    1pm    
the Navigators
Five Yorkshiremen try to survive after the British Rail is bought out by a private company.
Directed by Ken Loach                    2001                1hr 36mins

MONDAY  24th April 2017    2pm    
Still the Enemy Within 
A unique insight into one of history's most dramatic events: the 1984-85 British Miners' Strike.       No experts.     No politicians.
Directed by Owen Gower                    2014                1hr 52mins
TUESDAY  25th April 2017    6pm    
I, Daniel Blake 
A middle aged carpenter who requires state welfare after suffering a heart attack is joined by a single mother in a similar boat.
Directed by Ken Loach                    2016                1hr 40mins

FREE screenings, in conjunction with Calderdale Trades Council with advance booking on
TODMORDEN LIBRARY  :        01706 815600

FRIDAY  12th May 2017    2pm    
a Monster Calls  (12A)
A boy seeks the help of a tree monster to cope with his single mother's terminal illness.
One of 2017's true masterpieces.
Directed by J A Bayona                   2016                1hr 48mins
FRIDAY  12th May 2017    4.15pm     
Whose Life is It Anyway (15)
Ken Harrison (Richard Dreyfuss) is a sculptor who's involved in a car accident, and is paralyzed from his neck down. All he can do is talk, and he enters a duel of wits with his doctor (John Cassavetes).
A rare screening for this duo of powerhouse performances.
Directed by John Badham                   1981                1hr 59mins

SATURDAY  13th May 2017    11am     
Big Hero 6 (PG)
The special bond that develops between plus-sized inflatable robot Baymax, and prodigy Hiro Hamada, who team up with a group of friends to form a band of high-tech heroes after a family tragedy.
One of the best animations of the past 5 years.
Directed by Don Hall / Chris Williams                  2014                1hr 42mins

FREE screenings, in conjunction with Pushing Up Daisies with advance booking on
TODMORDEN LIBRARY  :        01706 815600

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