September’s L A Cinema screening is the acclaimed historical drama The Favourite, which received several film nominations. The film also earned British actress Olivia Coleman ‘Best Actress’ at the Oscar’s, BAFTA’s and Golden Globe’s for her portrayal as Queen Anne.
Directed by Yorgos Lanthimos (The Killing of a Sacred Deer and The Lobster), The Favourite is set in early 18th century England. A frail Queen Anne (Olivia Coleman), occupies the throne and her close friend, Lady Sarah (Rachel Weisz), governs the country in her stead. When a new servant, Abigail (Emma Stone), arrives, her charm endears her to Sarah.
Date and location:
Screening on Saturday, September 21st at Long Ashton Community Centre (Keedwell Hill, Long Ashton, Bristol, BS41 9DP). Doors open 19:00pm with the film programme starting at 20:00pm with trailers for forthcoming L A Cinema showings and a short film. General admission £5.00. BBFC rating 15 certificate. Running time 1 hour, 59 minutes.
Drinks and snacks available including popcorn, soft drinks, tea, coffee, wine, beers and cider.
Watch the official film trailer for The Favourite below. Read the full IMDB listing at www.imdb.com/title/tt5083738/