Friday 20th July, 7.45pm
2012 (UK) (Drama, History, Romance)
Starring: Abbie Cornish, Andrea Riseborough, James D’Arcy,
This is about the affair between King Edward VIII and the American divorcee Wallis Simpson, and a contemporary romance between a married woman and a Russian secur...
Saturday 28th July 5.30pm & 7.45pm
2012 (UK) (Comedy/Drama)
Starring: Judy Dench, Bill Nighy, Maggie Smith, Tom Wilkinson, Celia Imrie and Penelope Wilton
Director: John Madden
The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel follows a group of British retirees who decide to “outsource” their retirement to less expens...
Friday 3rd August, 7.45pm
(French with English subtitles)
Starring: Catherine Deneuve, Gérard Depardieu and Fabrice Luchini
Director: François Ozon
Set in 1977 in a provincial French town, Potiche is a free adaptation of the 1970s eponymous hit comic play. Catherine Deneuve...
Friday 10th August, 7.45pm
2012 (UK) (Documentary)
Starring: Victoria, Edward VII, Alexandra, George V, Queen Mary, George VI, Elizabeth II (1896 – 1953)
To celebrate The Queen’s diamond jubilee, Octagon is presenting various items from this superb collection of rare and previousl...
Friday 7th September at 7.45pm
2011 (UK) (Biography/Drama)
Starring: Michelle Yeoh, David Thewlis and Jonathan Raggett
Director: Luc Besson
THE LADY is an epic love story about how an extraordinary couple and family sacrifice their happiness at great human cost for a higher cause. This is the story of Aung S...
Saturday 15th September at 7.45pm
2011 (UK) (Comedy,Drama,Romance)
Starring Ewan McGregor, Emily Blunt and Amr Waked
Director: Lasse Hallström
A fisheries expert is approached by a consultant to help realize a sheik’s vision of bringing the sport of fly-fishing to the desert and embarks on an upstream jo...
Sunday 23rd September at 7.45pm
1995 (US) (Romantic Drama)
Starring: Keanu Reeves, Aitana Sandez Gijon, Anthony Quinn, GiancarloGiannini
Director: Alfonso Arau
In 1945, United States Army Sgt. Paul Sutton returns to San Francisco to reunite with his wife Betty, whom he married — following a whirlwind court...
Friday 28th September 7.45pm
2011(Norway, Germany) (Crime Thriller)
(Norwegian, Danish, Russian) (subtitled)
Starring: Daniel Auteuil
Director: Morten Tyldum
Roger Brown (Askel Hennie), successful, charismatic and always gets what he wants. By day he is an unrivalled corporate headhunter and husband...
Friday 5th October 7.45pm
2011 (UK)(Comedy, Drama)
Actor: Paul Branigan, Jasmin Riggins
Director: Ken Loach
From award-winning director Ken Loach and writer Paul Laverty comes a bitter sweet comedy caper which proves that sometimes all you need in life is a little spirit. Escaping a prison sentence by...
Friday 12th October 7.45pm
2011 (Canada) (Comedy/Drama)
Starring: Mohamed Fellag, Sophie Nélisse and Émilien Néron
Director: Philippe Falardeau
Language: French (subtitled)
Bachir Lazhar, an Algerian immigrant, is hired to replace an elementary school teacher who died tragically. While the clas...