A United Kingdom (PG)
Monday 29th May 2017
Doors and bar open 7pm, film starts 8pm
Our May main film will be A United Kingdom...
In 1947, Seretse Khama, the King of Botswana, met Ruth Williams, a London office worker. They were a perfect match, yet their proposed marriage was challenged not only by their families but by the British and South African governments and sparked international divisions.
'Great performances from both actors sell the romance and the struggle. This is an inspiring true story that really deserves to be retold.' Andy Lea, Daily Star
'An astonishing story, well told.' Paul Byrnes, Sydney Morning Herald
Tickets cost £4 for adults and £2 for under 18s, and are available online now or in advance from Watts Trading or on the door if not already sold out.
Date: 29 May 2017
Time: Doors and bar open 7pm, film starts 8pm
Venue: Church Rooms, Church Lane, Lostwithiel
Country: USA, UK, Czech Republic
Director: Amma Asante
Cast: David Oyelowo, Rosamund Pike, Jack Davenport
Length: 111 mins