Film Show: Pride

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Date/Time
Date(s) - Tuesday 07/06/2022
7:15 pm - 9:30 pm

Location
Primrose Hill Community Library

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Introduced by Imelda Staunton

 

Starring Bill Nighy, Imelda Staunton, Dominic West. Directed by Matthew Warchus
UK     2014   115 minutes

1984 – Margaret Thatcher is in power and the National Union of Mineworkers is on strike. At the Gay Pride March in London, a group of gay and lesbian activists decides to raise money to support the families of the striking miners. But there is a problem. The Union seems embarrassed to receive their support. The activists are not deterred, however. They decide to ignore the Union and go direct to the miners. They identify a mining village in deepest Wales and set off in a mini bus to make their donation in person. And so begins the extraordinary and delightful true story that was described as “the Best British film in years”.

Doors open 7.15pm, Introduction 7.45pm, Film 8.00pm
£8.00, including a glass of wine.

Tickets, up to two per person, on sale at the Library, Sharpleshall Street, NW1 8YN (on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays) or on the door.

While we do not wish to insist upon it, given the current levels of Covid, we would request that people attending the film show kindly consider wearing a mask during the screening itself as a courtesy to others, thank you.