English Film Club - Lugano
English Film Club: una proposta di docenti di inglese. Si offre la possibilità di assistere a 10 buoni film in versione originale inglese (con sottotitoli in inglese).
11 gennaio: Darkest Hour, 2017, USA/UK, Joe Wright
During the early days of World War II, with the fall of France imminent, Britain faces its darkest hour as the threat of invasion looms. As the seemingly unstoppable Nazi forces advance, and with the Allied army cornered on the beaches of Dunkirk, the fate of Western Europe hangs on the leadership of the newly-appointed British Prime Minister Winston Churchill . While maneuvering his political rivals, he must confront the ultimate choice: negotiate with Hitler and save the British people at a terrible cost or rally the nation and fight on against incredible odds.
25 gennaio: Ella &John, The Leisure Seeker, 2017, I/FR, Paolo Virzi
The film stars Academy Award-winner Donald Sutherland as a runaway couple going on an unforgettable journey in the faithful old RV they call The Leisure Seeker, travelling from Boston to The Ernest Hemingway Home in Key West. They recapture their passion for life and their love for each other on a road trip that provides revelation and surprise right up to the very end.
8 febbraio: Murder on the Orient Express, 2017, UK, Kenneth Branagh
What starts out as a lavish train ride through Europe quickly unfolds into one of the most stylish, suspenseful and thrilling mysteries ever told. From the novel by best-selling author Agatha Christie, "Murder on the Orient Express" tells the tale of thirteen strangers stranded on a train, where everyone's a suspect. One man must race against time to solve the puzzle before the murderer strikes again.
22 febbraio: I, Daniel Blake, 2017, UK, Ken Loach
Daniel Blake is a man out of time: a widowed woodworker who's never owned a computer, he lives according to his own common sense moral code. But after a heart attack leaves him unable to work and the state welfare system fails him, the stubbornly self-reliant Daniel must stand up and fight for his dignity, leading a one-man crusade for compassion that will transform the lives of a struggling single mother and her two children.
22 marzo: The Circle, 2017, USA, James Ponsoldt
When Mae is hired to work for the world's largest and most powerful tech & social media company, she sees it as an opportunity of a lifetime. As she rises through the ranks, she is encouraged by the company's founder, Eamon Bailey to engage in a groundbreaking experiment that pushes the boundaries of privacy, ethics and ultimately her personal freedom. Her participation in the experiment, and every decision she makes begin to affect the lives and future of her friends, family and that of humanity.
CHF 60.- adulti
CHF 50.- corsi per adulti (mostrando il tagliando d'iscrizione)
CHF 40.- studenti
La tessera, valida per le dieci serate, sarà in vendita alla cassa prima delle proiezioni.
English Film Club