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Beast

Fri & Sat, Aug 10 & 11 / 9 pm
Sun, Aug 12 / 3 pm
Thu, Aug 16 / 9 pm
Fri & Sat, Aug 17 & 18 / 9:15 pm
Directed by Michael Pearce
2017, UK, 107 min

A nominee for the Platform prize at the 2017 Toronto International Film Festival, this debut film by Michael Pearce is a riveting, slow-burning thriller about the limits of love and the darkness within us. Yearning to escape from her stifling home life, Moll (Jessie Buckley), the black sheep of an upper-crust family on the isle of Jersey, impulsively moves in with Pascal (Johnny Flynn), a rugged hunter with a mysterious past. When a local girl goes missing following a string of murders, Moll must decide what to trust: her own instincts, or the mysterious man with whom she has made a home.

Reviews

Four stars. A smartly layered thriller...haunting drama.
-The Guardian
Jessie Buckley gives what can only be called a breakout performance as Moll. She is thrillingly alive, Buckley is riveting. You can't look away.
- Sheila O'Malley, Rogerebert.com  
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Sun 21

Shoot Some 16mm – A 16mm Film Workshop

Camera Orientation Day: Sat. Sept 8, 2018 - 10 AM - 2 PM
Shooting Days: Sept 10 - Oct 19, 2018
Processing Day: Sat. Oct 20 & Sun. Oct 21 - 10 AM - 2 PM
Editing: Oct 22 - Dec 5, 2017
Screening Date: TBD
Sun 21

2018 Fall Basic Filmmaking Class **SOLD OUT**

October 9, 2018 - November 25, 2018
Sun 21

Twilight Room of the Soul: Persona

Sat, Oct 20 / 3 pm
Sun, Oct 21 / 5 pm
Mon 22

Colour Correcting 101: DaVinci Resolve Workshop

WFG Media Lab | Monday October 22 & Thursday October 25 2018 | 7pm - 10pm
Wed 24

The Vivian Maier Mystery

Wed, Oct 24 / 7 pm
Fri – Sun, Oct 26 – 28 / 7 pm

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