Moorland Community Cinema Sat 7 Sept The Queen (2006)12A

On Saturday afternoon 7 September the Moorland Community Cinema in the Memorial Hall will be showing ‘The Queen’ (2006) 12A  Direceted by Directed by Stephen Frears, Starring Helen Mirren, Michael Sheen, James Cromwell, Alex Jennings and Sylvia Syms

‘In the wake of a national tragedy, the prime minister and royal family find themselves quietly at odds. The initial reluctance of Buckingham Palace to mourn Diana is seen by the public as a sign of cool emotional distance, but Tony Blair, perceiving a potential public-relations disaster in the making, takes it upon himself to persuade the  Queen’

Doors open 1.30pm pm for a 2pm start Admission donations £3 Members, Visitors £4 (includes refreshments). More info from Veronica 01208 850727 memorialhall@stbreward.net

Moorland Community Cinema – Saturday 3 August The Shell Seekers (2006) U

On Saturday afternoon 3 August the Moorland Community Cinema in the Memorial Hall will be showing The Shell Seekers (2006) U  which is based on the novel by Rosamonde Pilcher          Director Piers Haggard, Staring Vanessa Redgrave, Maximilian Schell, Sebastian Knoch and Victoria Hamilton

‘Given an opportunity to trade her most cherished possession for comfort and security, Penelope must take a good look at her future. With grown children and a lifetime of memories, she realizes that something is missing, the simple joy she knew as a child playing on the beach. Sshe embarks on an incredible journey-50 years into her past-to discover the secret to happiness for her friends, her family…and herself’

Doors open 1.30pm pm for a 2pm start Admission donations £3 Members, Visitors £4 (includes refreshments). More info from Veronica 01208 850727 memorialhall@stbreward.net

Moorland Community Cinema – ‘3 Days of the Condor’ (1975) 15

On Saturday afternoon 11th May the Moorland Community Cinema in the Memorial Hall will be showing 3 Days of the Condor (2015) 12A  Directed by Simon Curtis, Starring Helen Mirren, Ryan Reynolds, Katie Holmes,  Daniel Brunhl and Tatiana Maslany

‘Joe Turner a quiet CIA codebreaker, walks into his workplace and finds all of his coworkers have been murdered.  Joe flees the scene and tries to tell his supervisors about the tragedy, he soon learns that CIA higher-ups were involved in the murders. With no one to trust, and a merciless hit man close on his tail, Joe must somehow survive long enough to figure out why his own agency wants him dead.’

Doors open 1.30pm pm for a 2pm start Admission donations £3 Members, Visitors £4 (includes refreshments). More info from Veronica 01208 850727 memorialhall@stbreward.net

Mama Mia’– Film evening with Supper will now be held on Saturday 1st  June.

Doors open 4.45pm for a 5pm start, Supper will be served during the interval

Tickets £7.50 each, advance booking only 01208 850727 memorialhall@stbreward.net

Woman in Gold (2015) 12A

On Saturday afternoon 6th April the Moorland Community Cinema in the Memorial Hall will be showing Woman in Gold (2015) 12A  Directed by Simon Curtis, Starring Helen Mirren, Ryan Reynolds, Katie Holmes,  Daniel Brunhl and Tatiana Maslany

‘Sixty years after fleeing Vienna, Maria Altmann , an elderly Jewish woman, attempts to reclaim family possessions that were seized by the Nazis. Among them is a famous portrait of Maria’s beloved Aunt Adele: Gustave Klimt’s “Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer I.” With the help of young lawyer Randy Schoeberg, Maria embarks upon a lengthy legal battle to recover this painting and several others, but it will not be easy, for Austria considers them national treasures’

Doors opne 1.30, film starts at 2pm. Admission donations Members £3 Visitors £4 More info from Veronica 01208 850727 memorialhall@stbreward.net

‘Mama Mia’– Film evening with Supper will now be held on Saturday 01 June and not Saturday 15 June as previously advertised.  Advance booking required

The Post (2017) 12A

On Saturday afternoon 2nd March, the Moorland Community Cinema in the Memorial Hall will be showing The Post (2017) 12A  Directed by Stephen Spielber, Starring Meryl Streep, Tom Hanks,Sarah Paulson, Alison Brie and  Matthew Rhys

‘Katharine Graham is the first female publisher of a major American newspaper – The Washington Post. With help from her editor, Graham races to catch up with The New York Times to expose a massive cover-up of government secrets that spans three decades and four U.S. presidents and help bring long-buried truths to light.’

Doors opne 1.30, film starts at 2pm. Admission donations Members £3 Visitors £4 More info from Veronica 01208 850727 memorialhall@stbreward.net

Darkest Hour (2017) PG – Postponed until Sat 16 Febuary

The film on Saturday  2nd February has been postponed, and will now be shown on Saturday afternoon 16 February

 

Saturday 16 February

‘Darkest Hour’ (2017) PG Directed by Joe Wright, Starring Gary Oldman, Rachel Weilz, Donald Thewis, Ken Stott and Jonathon Bailey (rescheduled form St 2 February)

‘A thrilling and inspiring true story begins at the precipice of World War II. As Winston Churchill becomes Prime Minster he must explore a negotiated peace treaty with Nazi Germany, or stand firm to fight for the ideals, liberty and freedom of a nation. As the Nazi forces roll across Western Europe and the threat of invasion is imminent, Churchill must withstand his darkest hour, rally a nation, and attempt to change the course of world history’

Doors open at 1.30pm for a 2pm start. Annual Membership £2 Admission Donations: Members £3 Visitors £4, Refreshments included.  The full list of Films for 2019 can be seen  here  the Hall noticeboard at Row and from the Hall Secretary, 01208 850727

Moorland Community Cinema – The Mercy 12A

The film on Saturday  12 January will be ‘The Mercy’ 12a (2017) PG Directed by James Marsh, Starring Colin Firth, Rachel Weisz, David Thewlis, Ken Stott and Jonathan Bailey

The Mercy is based on the true story of Donald Crowhurst and his attempt to win the first non-stop single-handed round-the-world yacht race in 1968. The story of Crowhurst’s dangerous solo voyage and the struggles he confronted on the epic journey while his wife Claire and children waited for his return at home is one of the most enduring mysteries of recent times’

Doors open at 1.30pm for a 2pm start. Annual Membership £2 Admission Donations: Members £3 Visitors £4, Refreshments included.  The full list of Films for 2019 can be seen  here  the Hall noticeboard at Row and from the Hall Secretary, 01208 850727

Rededication of War Memorial Hall & Film Showings

Re-dedication of St Breward War Memorial Room Saturday 10th November

Although the War Memorial Hall (now part of the Institute & War Memorial Hall was not opened until 1923, November 2018 seems a fitting time to re-dedicate the War Memorial Room.  The War Memorial Hall, a registered War Memorial, was opened in 1923, built by Apprentices from Tor Down Quarry with granite from the quarry, donated by the Nankivell family owned the quarry at that time

The re-dedication ceremony will be held on Saturday 10th November at 1.15pm, conducted by Reverends David Seymour and Doreen Spaey-Delacassa.  Following the short service, refreshments will be served in the Reading Room of the Hall where the History Group will be displaying material relevant to the men of St Breward who served in The Great War, some of whom did not survive the War.

At 2pm, the Moorland Community Cinema will be showing Cornish Tommies (2018) a 15 minute film made by Creative Kernow, and Nurse Edith Cavell (1939) PG starring Anna Neagle, admission donations £3

St Breward has a unique link with the statue of Edith Cavell standing in St Martin’s Place, London.  It has a white marble statue of Edith Cavell on a tall granite pedestal, standing in front of a granite block surmounted by a cross with a statue of the Virgin and Child.  The granite for this memorial to her was quarried at De Lank, St Breward.

Following the film, refreshments will be served in the Reading Room. For more information contact Hall Secretary, Veronica Stansfield  01208 850727 memorialhall@stbreward.ne