Hebden Bridge Picture House | CHURCHILL (PG)* | FILMS SHOWING

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CHURCHILL (PG)*

Date Time
Fri 14th July 7.45pm
Sat 15th July 7.45pm
Sun 16th July 4.30pm S/T
Thurs 20th July 10.30am

Dir: Jonathan Teplitzky | UK | 2017 | 110 mins
Cast: Brian Cox, Miranda Richardson, John Slattery, Ella Purnell

Writer-director Jonathan Teplitzky (The Railway Man) directs a superb Brian Cox as one of Britain’s most prominent and complex icons, Winston Churchill, at a nail-biting stage of World War II. Written by historian Alex von Tunzelmann, Churchill is set in the 48 hours before the D-Day landings in 1944 as Allied Forces stood poised to re-take Nazi-occupied Europe, waiting for Churchill’s potentially triumphant – or disastrous – OK. Drawing on Churchill’s relationship with his beloved wife (Miranda Richardson), this immersive biopic reveals the terrifying anxieties, both personal and political, at the heart of a fascinating man and historical moment.

The screening on Sunday 16th July (**) will be shown with soft subtitles projected onto the screen for the hearing impaired, and these are signified by the symbol S/T on the website and in our monthly brochure. Please note all other screenings of these films are without soft subtitles.

*For the visually impaired, we offer audio description via a headset, on this film. Please ask at the Box Office to borrow a headset. All films with audio description available are signified by a single asterisk or A/D on the website and in our monthly brochure. For more information visit our Audio and Soft Subtitles Page

All times listed are the programme start time unless otherwise stated. Films start approx 30 mins after the programme start time.