York Film Society - Screening Nights

Past Event


YORK FILM SOCIETY  - Film List January - December 2019

Screening on second Tuesday of each month at 7.30pm (Except Feb)

The Community Resource Centre   Avon Terrace

July 9th            Kangaroo 1986 Australian Drama

A mild-mannered English conscientious objector moves to what he feels will be the relative calm of Australia after World War I, but gets caught in the middle of violent battles between the rising trade unions and fascist groups.

August 13th     Grave Decisions 2006 German Comedy Drama

 One day, Sebastian learns that his mother died on his birthday, which makes him believe he was to blame for her death. Dreaming of purgatory, Sebastian sees only two ways to avoid this divine punishment: becoming an immortal rock star or find a new wife for his father.

September 10th            Excuse My Dust 1951 USA Comedy Musical

Joe, an inventor, in an American small town of 1895 has problems with his new invention, a car, driven with a gasoline motor. Everybody is making fun about his "crazy invention", only his girlfriend believes in him.

October 8th      Jindabyne 2006 Australian Drama Crime Mystery

After four men on a fishing trip discover a dead body in the water, they choose to delay reporting it and continue fishing. This is an intriguing, evocative and multi-layered film superbly acted and wonderfully filmed.

November 12th            Phoenix  2014  German Drama

In the aftermath of WWII, Nelly, a Jewish survivor of the Auschwitz concentration camp, horribly disfigured from a bullet wound in her face, undergoes a series of facial reconstruction surgeries and decides to find her husband Johnny who works at the Phoenix club in Berlin. 

December 10th            To be decided

Event Details

Time: 7.30pm

Venue: York Community Resource Centre, 89 Avon Terrace

Enquiries

Contact: York Film Society

Phone: 0407190156

Event Date(s)

  • Tuesday 26th February 2019
  • Tuesday 12th March 2019
  • Tuesday 9th April 2019
  • Tuesday 14th May 2019
  • Tuesday 11th June 2019
  • Tuesday 9th July 2019
  • Tuesday 13th August 2019
  • Tuesday 10th September 2019
  • Tuesday 8th October 2019
  • Tuesday 12th November 2019
  • Tuesday 10th December 2019