Far from the Madding Crowd – Are you coming?
This Friday 16th October – Wardington Village Cinema is screening “Far from the Madding Crowd“. And it’s that time again to let us know if you will be attending (so we can buy enough ice-creams)?
Please just email firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone Sam Young on 01295 750 871 to inform us of your attendance.
All tickets can be bought on the door (£6 Standard, £4 Concessions), Doors open at 7.15pm and the Film starts at 8pm. There will be a half time interval raffle (contributions gratefully accepted) and free ice-cream for everyone!
About the film:
Carey Mulligan leads the cast of this sumptuous new take on Thomas Hardy’s classic novel. Bathsheba Everdene (Carey Mulligan) is an independent, headstrong young woman keen to make her own way in the male-dominated environment of late 19th century Dorset. Having inherited her uncle’s farm, Bathsheba gains a measure of social status, only to find herself being courted by three very different men. Sheep farmer Gabriel Oak (Matthias Schoenaerts) is a man of relatively lowly social status but possessed of strong moral fibre. Repressed landowner Boldwood (Michael Sheen) is wealthy and can promise Bathsheba lasting financial security. And soldier Sergeant Troy (Tom Sturridge) is dashingly charismatic. Can she find lasting happiness with any of them? Directed by Thomas Vinterburg, a leading figure of the Danish ‘Dogme’ realist movement, this is a visually rich, emotional take on Thomas Hardy’s beloved novel, with Oscar nominee Mulligan excelling in the role of the forward-thinking Bathsheba.
We Look forward to seeing you all on this Friday.
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