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Rook Lane Film Nights – MUDDY RIVER (DORO NO KAWA)
Sunday 5th May
Film at dusk // Doors open an hour before
dir: Kôhei Oguri Japan 1981 105 mins
The children of a war widow living in a houseboat on the river of the title in Osaka in 1950 befriend the son of a local restaurant owner. The intense activity of the vast city, a centre for post-war reconstruction in Japan, contrasts with the children’s uncluttered lives; in front of the industrial skyline, the young friends stand in innocent defiance of the social circumstances which bear down upon them.
About Rook Lane Film Nights…
Rook Lane Film Nights happen on the first Sunday evening of each month at Rook Lane Chapel. We show films that are hidden gems, carefully unearthed for rare treats and one-off viewings.
Screenings begin at 7:30pm or dusk – whichever is the later and doors open an hour prior to the film when complimentary refreshments are available. C
Admission to individual films is £6 which payable on the door. Contributions to the refreshments are welcomed.
For more details on upcoming screenings, contact Alastair.
£6 on the door