TSS KK Film Night: Tues, 20th Nov 2018 @ 8pm – A Separation

2011 | Iran | Drama/Mystery

Set in contemporary Iran. When Nader, a bank employee, refuses to leave Tehran, his wife, Simin, sues for divorce in the hope that she can make a better life for their young daughter abroad. Needing someone to care for his Alzheimer-suffering father while he’s at work, Nader hires Razieh,

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TSS KK Film Night: Sat, 10th Nov 2018 @ 7pm – Doctor Zhivago

1965 | UK/Italy | Drama/Romance

During the Russian Revolution, Yuri Zhivago (Omar Sharif), is a young doctor who has been raised by his aunt and uncle following his father’s suicide. Yuri falls in love with beautiful Lara Guishar (Julie Christie), who has been having an affair with her mother’s lover, Victor Komarovsky, an unscrupulous

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TSS KK Film Night: Tues, 23 Oct 2018 @ 8pm – Kontroll (Control)

2003 | Hungary | Drama/Thriller

A Hungarian comedy/thriller. BulcsĂș is a subway enforcement officer working in the oppressively gray underground transit system, whose job consists of ensuring commuters have paid to ride the train. A quirky young woman catches his eye, and their relationship suggests that BulcsĂș might escape from the drudgery of his

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TSS KK Film Night: Sat, 13 Oct 2018 @ 8pm – East is East

1999 | UK | Comedy

A British comedy-drama. George Khan, proud Pakistani and chip shop owner – Ghengis to his kids – rules his family with a rod of iron. He thinks he’s raising his seven children to be respectable Pakistanis. But this is Salford in the North of England, in 1971. Much as

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TSS KK Film Night: Tues, 18 Sept 2018 @ 8pm – Hush, Hush, Sweet Charlotte

1964 | USA | Drama/Mystery

An American psychological thriller. Forty years ago, on the night they were meant to elope, Charlotte Hollis (Bette Davis) found her lover decapitated during a party, the blood on her dress leading everyone to suspect she was the murderer. Now, in 1964, Charlotte is an old recluse and must

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TSS KK Film Night: Sat, 8 Sept @ 8pm – Naming Number Two

2006 | New Zealand | Comedy

A New Zealand film adapted from British-Fijian playwright Fraser’s 2000 play. Nanna Maria, the matriarch of a Fijian extended family living in a suburb of Auckland, New Zealand, feels that the heart and passion has gone out of her clan. One morning, she demands that her grown grandchildren

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TSS KK Film Night: Tues, 22nd May 2018 – Farewell My Concubine

Farewell My Concubine

1993 | China | Drama / Melodrama

Synopsis: In 1924, young Cheng Dieyi (Leslie Cheung) begins training at the Beijing Opera House at the same time as Duan Xiaolou. Cheng specializes in playing female parts, often against Duan’s commanding male leads. While pretending to be in love with Duan onstage, Cheng begins

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TSS KK Film Night: Sat, 12th May 2018 – Enid

Enid

2009 | UK | Drama

Synopsis: Born in 1897, Enid Blyton begins to tell stories to her brothers as an escape from their parents’ rows before the father deserts the family. Whilst training as a teacher after the Great War she sends her stories to publishers, one of whom, Hugh Pollock, takes her on

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TSS KK Film Night: Tues, 24th Apr 2018 – Sylvia

Sylvia

2003 | UK/US | Drama /Romance

Synopsis: This film is based on the life of the poet and writer, Sylvia Plath. Young Sylvia Plath (Gwyneth Paltrow) dreams of becoming an important writer. Her childhood is scarred by the unexpected loss of her father, and by the time she enrolls in college Sylvia has become

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TSS KK Film Night: Sat, 14th April 2018 – Brief Encounter

Brief Encounter

1945 | UK | Romantic drama

Synopsis: Returning home from a shopping trip to a nearby town, bored suburban housewife Laura Jesson is thrown by chance into an acquaintance with virtuous doctor Alec Harvey. Their casual friendship soon develops during their weekly visits into something more emotionally fulfilling than either expected, and they

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