What's happening in Chester Film Society at 50?

Chester Film Society are celebrating their 5oth season.

Between June and September the society have chosen some significant films from the past five decades to mark their anniversary. 

Chester Film Society at 50
Cinema Blade Runner: The Final Cut (15)

1 hr 57 | In a future of high-tech possibility soured by urban and social decay, Rick Deckard hunts for fugitive ‘replicants’ who are due to be ‘retired’.

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Cinema The Piano (15)

2 hr 1 | Set in 1851, a mute Scottish woman Ada, arrives in colonial New Zealand for an arranged marriage, with her young daughter and piano in tow.

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Activities Sherman Brother’s Season – Chalk Drawing!
The Kitchen

Join us before the screening of Mary Poppins, where there will be an open access chalk drawing available in The Kitchen, design and run by the incredible Nikki Pinder.

Activities Sherman Brother’s Season – Flying Cars!
The Kitchen

Before the screening of Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, be sure to join us in making your very own flying cars!

Cinema Mary Poppins (U)

2 hr 19 | A magical nanny employs music and adventure to help two neglected children become closer to their father.

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Cinema Bedknobs & Broomsticks (PG)

2 hr 19 | When three children move to a small village during WW2 they discover their new guardian is an apprentice witch.

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Cinema The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh (U)

1 hr 19 | Pooh, an adorable bear, and his lovable friends embark on an epic adventure as they sing, dance and chase bees through the Hundred Acre Woods.

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Cinema DC League of Super-Pets (PG)

1 hr 45 | AD | When Superman and the Justice League are kidnapped, Krypto must convince a rag-tag shelter pack to help him rescue the Super Heroes.

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Cinema Kings of The Road (18)

2 hr 55 | A film about friendship between Bruno, who repairs film projectors and travels along the inner-German border in his truck, and the psychologist Robert, who is fleeing from his own past.

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Cinema The American Friend (12A)

2 hr 6 | Jonathan Zimmermann believes that he will soon die of leukemia. The unscrupulous American Tom Ripley, learns of this and exploits Zimmermann’s illness for his own purposes.

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Cinema Wings of Desire (12A)

2 hr 8 | Guardian angels listen to mortals and attempt to comfort them but one of them wishes to become human after he falls in love with the beautiful trapeze artist.

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Cinema Paris, Texas (12A)

2 hr 28 | The story of Travis, a man who wanders out of Mexico and into Texas one day, in the blazing heat of the “Big Bend”.

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