monday 24th august
THE LOUDER YOU SCREAM, THE MORE WE SHOW
UK : 90mins : 2020 : Certificate '15'
Directed by Jim Groom
6PM : PARK INN BY RADISSON PALACE BALLROOM
The late, great, all-round entertainer Roy Hudd takes us. Roy Hudd takes us on a ride through the history of British Fun Fairs and Amusement Parks. Filming at Carter's Steam Fair is supplemented by glorious archive footage from the Pathe vaults. A wonderful nostalgia trip for anyone who has ever enjoyed the Great British Fun Fair!
+ THE GREAT PIGGY BANK HEIST
UK : 6mins : 2015
Directed by Gavin Laing
A chip shop worker's mundane life is abruptly interrupted when she is recruited by a team of high-concept criminals (who mistakenly think she is an expert with computer chips!) to carry out the world's most ridiculous heist. This hilarious film deservedly won the Glasgow 48 Hour Film Project in 2015.
Poland : 88mins : 2018 : BW : Subtitles : Certificate '15'
Directed by Pawe Pawlikowski
6PM : PARK INN BY RADISSON PALACE ROYAL VIEW SUITE
Pawe Pawlikowski follows his Oscar-winning Ida with the stunning Cold War, an epic romance set against the backdrop of Europe after World War II. Shot in luminous black and white, it is a wistful and dreamlike journey through a divided continent and a heartbreaking portrait of ill-fated love.
This wonderful film deservedly won the Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film.
+ THE PASSENGERS OF THE WIND
Spain : 8mins : 2019
Directed by Juan Jose del Junco
A couple is ready to fly out to meet a loved one and start a new life. However, while Andrés is fully convinced, María has her doubts.