Movies at The Mill: February & March 2020

We’re screening a stellar line-up of award-winning films as part of our film programme, Movies at The Mill!

Find out what’s coming up over the next few weeks…

 

Joker film poster

 

Joker (15) – Wednesday 26th February at 7:30pm

Starring Joaquin Phoenix, winner of Best Leading Actor (BAFTA) and Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture (Golden Globes).

Forever alone in a crowd, failed comedian Arthur Fleck seeks connection as he walks the streets of Gotham City.

Arthur wears two masks – the one he paints for his day job as a clown, and the guise he projects in a futile attempt to feel like he’s part of the world around him.

Isolated, bullied and disregarded by society, Fleck begins a slow descent into madness as he transforms into the criminal mastermind known as the Joker.

 

Judy film poster

 

Judy (12A) – Wednesday 26th February at 2pmWednesday 18th March at 7:30pm

Starring Renée Zellweger, winner of Best Leading Actress (BAFTA) and Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture (Golden Globes).

Thirty years after starring in “The Wizard of Oz,” beloved actress and singer Judy Garland arrives in London to perform sold-out shows at the Talk of the Town nightclub.

While there, she reminisces with friends and fans and begins a whirlwind romance with musician Mickey Deans, her soon-to-be fifth husband.

Matinee Film Club: Make sure not to miss out on our Afternoon Tea offer in the café before or after the screening!

 

Frozen 2 film poster

 

Frozen 2 (U) – Saturday 7th March at 10:30am

Elsa the Snow Queen has an extraordinary gift: the power to create ice and snow.

But no matter how happy she is to be surrounded by the people of Arendelle, Elsa finds herself strangely unsettled.

After hearing a mysterious voice call out to her, Elsa travels to the enchanted forests and dark seas beyond her kingdom, an adventure that soon turns into a journey of self-discovery.

Morning Film Club: All our screenings for Morning Film Club are relaxed screenings. The aim of a relaxed screening is to create a relaxed environment for audiences who would otherwise not be able to attend or find attending a screening difficult in its usual format.

 

Grease Sing-Along

 

Grease (PG) Sing-Along – Saturday 7th March at 7:30pm

From the long-running hit Broadway show comes one of the most popular screen musicals of all time.

70’s pop icons John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John join some of Hollywood’s old-time favourite personalities in this valentine to the 1950’s.

Things are really hoppin’ at Rydell High when Danny (Travolta) discovers the object of his “Summer Lovin'” fling Sandy (Newton-John) has moved to town and enrolled in his school. Rama-Lama Ding-Dong!

Cocktail ticket: Enjoy a themed cocktail from The Mill Bar plus your ticket for the film!

 

Sorry We Missed You poster

 

Sorry We Missed You (15) – Wednesday 4th March at 10:30am (Morning Film Club) & Wednesday 25th March at 7:30pm

Ricky and his family have been fighting an uphill struggle against debt since the 2008 financial crash.

An opportunity to wrestle back some independence appears with a shiny new van and the chance to run a franchise as a self-employed delivery driver. It’s hard work, and his wife’s job as a carer is no easier.

The family unit is strong but when both are pulled in different directions everything comes to breaking point.

 

Knock Down the House poster

 

Knock Down the House – Wednesday 4th March at 7:30pm

At a moment of historic volatility in American politics, this documentary follows four women including Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez as they build a movement challenging powerful incumbents in Congress.

This FREE event is part of International Women’s Day Banbury. Please see iwdbanbury.com for more details.


Film Clubs

Morning Film Club: All our screenings for Morning Film Club are relaxed screenings. The aim of a relaxed screening is to create a relaxed environment for audiences who would otherwise not be able to attend or find attending a screening difficult in its usual format. For more information about our relaxed screenings please email emma.nooney@themillartscentre.co.uk.

Matinee Film Club: Our Matinee Film Club takes place in the early afternoon. Make sure not to miss out on our Afternoon Tea offer in The Mill Café before or after the screening!

Evening Film Club: The classic! Enjoy an evening out with a mix of arthouse films and blockbusters – and grab a drink from the bar while you’re here!