The Souvenir ~ 8th December 2019

The Souvenir ~ 8th December 2019

Sunday 8th December at 7.00 p.m.

Admission: £4 ~ all seats unreserved. Doors open 30 min before screening.

Certificate 15 ~ 120 minutes.

Director and writer: Joanna Hogg

Starring: Honor Swinton Byrne, Tom Burke and Tilda Swinton

A shy but ambitious film student (Honor Swinton Byrne) begins to find her voice as an artist while navigating a turbulent courtship with a charismatic but untrustworthy man (Tom Burke). She defies her protective mother (Tilda Swinton) and concerned friends as she slips deeper and deeper into an intense, emotionally fraught relationship that comes dangerously close to destroying her dreams.

The title refers to the painting of the same name by Jean-Honoré Fragonard which is also featured in the film.
The film is a semi-fictionalized version of Hogg’s own experiences at film school.

Doors open 30 min. before screenings for Front Row and Sunday cinema.
Ricks Café is open for tea, coffee and refreshments on Sundays for 30 min. prior to screenings.

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