The Olive Tree (El Olivo) (15)

Long Ashton Community Hall

Mar 17th, 2018 8:00 to 11:00 pm

For March LA Cinema presents a film screening of Spanish drama The Olive Tree, from the award winning director Iciar Bollain and the writer of I, Daniel Blake.


Alma is a 20-year old woman who has a profound connection with her grandfather, despite the fact he stopped talking to her years ago.  But when he begins to refuse food, Alma decides that the only way to save her grandfather is to recover the two-thousand-year-old olive tree that the family uprooted and sold twelve years ago against his will.

100 minutes duration.  Spanish with English subtitles.  Certificate 15.  Director Iciar Bollain; Starring Anna Castillo, Javier Gutierrez and Pep Ambros.

Described by critic Peter Bradshaw of The Guardian as “A captivating Spanish drama with a heartfelt message.”

Watch the official trailer here:-

Saturday, March 17th, 20:00pm at Long Ashton Community Hall, Keedwell Hill, Long Ashton, Bristol, BS41 9DP.  Alcoholic drinks and beverages available on the evening.  No one under the age of 15 will be admitted.

All tickets £5.00.  Doors open at 19:15pm and the film starts at 20:00pm.

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