2008-09 Programme

During the 2008-09 season we showed films in the following mini-seasons:

  • Animation
  • Crime and Punishment
  • Polish Cinema
  • Music Documentaries
  • Native American Cinema
  • Cecil B. De Mille
  • Brush up on Your Shakespeare
  • Brazilian Cinema Novo
  • Heist Almighty!
  • Deborah Kerr
  • Seasonal screenings
  • The Sorrow and the Pity

Note that in this season we only showed two films a week and mini-seasons were comprised of four screenings rather than six.


Allegro non troppo
The Adventures of Prince Achmed
Grave of the Fireflies

Crime and Punishment

Yield to the Night
A Man Escaped
I am a Fugitive from a Chain Gang

Polish Cinema

The Saragossa Manuscript
Knights of the Teutonic Order
Pan Tadeusz
The Passenger

Music Documentaries

Standing in the Shadows of Motown
Hail, Hail, Rock and Roll!
Screaming Masterpiece
Ghengis Blues

Native American Cinema

Smoke Signals
Edge of America

Cecil De Mille

The Ten Commandments
Sign of the Cross
The Ten Commandments (Silent)

Brush up on your Shakespeare

Throne of Blood
Hamlet goes Business
Kiss me Kate
Smiles of a Summer Night

Cinema Novo

Black God, White Devil
Land in Anguish
How Tasty was my Little Frenchman

Seasonal Screenings

DrĂ cula (Spanish Version)
The Bishop’s Wife

Marcel Ophuls

The Sorrow and the Pity (Part One)
The Sorrow and the Pity (Part Two)

Heist Almighty

The Lavender Hill Mob
The Asphalt Jungle
Big Deal on Madonna Street
Bob le flambeur

Deborah Kerr

The Innocents
Heaven Knows Mr Allison
I see a Dark Stranger
Love on the Dole