Category Archives: September 2017

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Sing Street screening 7:30pm on Saturday 30th September

Our films on Saturday 30th September have a musical theme and are being screened as part of the Balerno Music Festival.  

Our evening film is the delightful Sing Street, with pre film music and net proceeds going to the Teenage Cancer Trust. The film is about a boy growing up in Dublin during the 1980s who escapes his strained family life by starting a band to impress the mysterious girl he likes.

Saturday 30th September

  • Sing Street CERT 12A – screening 7:30pm to 9:15pm, St Joseph’s Hall, Balerno Eventbrite - Sing Street (doors open 30 minutes in advance)
Each year Balerno High School pupils select a charity to fundraise for. This year the pupils want to do all they can to support Teenage Cancer Trust, a wonderful charity that provides fantastic care for young people with cancer and their loved ones.  The net proceeds from your donations will be given to this charity.
Plus… we are delighted that Balerno High School pupil and super talented musician Nate Collins will be coming along to support the night by performing a few songs before the film begins.

 

Balerno Village Screen is a community cinema free to attend and funded by donations. From Autumn 2017 we are suggesting a minimum donation of £4. We ask that you reserve a free ticket in advance (via the button above) to help us manage numbers.  We also ask that if you can no longer attend to cancel your ticket to allow someone else to see the film.

Tickets are also available via the Mill Cafe or you can book and print your tickets at Balerno Library (staff are happy to help).

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Sing screening 2pm on Friday 30th September

Our films on Saturday 30th September have a musical theme and are being screened as part of the Balerno Music Festival

On Saturday afternoon we start with Sing. In a town with no humans, just animals, a koala named Buster Moon realizes he will soon lose his theater if he cannot turn his luck around. He comes up with a plan to host a singing competition, where the winner will receive $100,000. Will this be enough to return his theater to glory?

Saturday 30th September

  • Sing CERT U – screening 2pm to 4pm, St Joseph’s Hall, Balerno Eventbrite - Sing (doors open 30 minutes in advance)

Balerno Village Screen is a community cinema free to attend and funded by donations. From Autumn 2017 we are suggesting a minimum donation of £2. We ask that you reserve a free ticket in advance (via the button above) to help us manage numbers.  We also ask that if you can no longer attend to cancel your ticket to allow someone else to see the film.

Tickets are also available via the Mill Cafe or you can book and print your tickets at Balerno Library (staff are happy to help).

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Lion screening 7:30pm on Saturday 9th September

A five-year-old Indian boy gets lost on the streets of Calcutta, thousands of kilometers from home. He survives many challenges before being adopted by a couple in Australia. 25 years later, he sets out to find his lost family.

Saturday 9th September

  • Lion CERT PG – screening 7.30pm to 9:30pm, St Joseph’s Hall, Balerno Eventbrite - Lion

Balerno Village Screen is a community cinema free to attend and funded by donations. From Autumn 2017 we are suggesting a minimum donation of £4. We ask that you reserve a free ticket in advance (via the button above) to help us manage numbers.  We also ask that if you can no longer attend to cancel your ticket to allow someone else to see the film.

Tickets are also available via the Mill Cafe or you can book and print your tickets at Balerno Library (staff are happy to help).

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Beauty and the Beast screening 2.30pm on Saturday 9th September

Disney’s animated classic takes on a new form, with a widened mythology and an all-star cast. A young prince, imprisoned in the form of a beast, can be freed only by true love. What may be his only opportunity arrives when he meets Belle, the only human girl to ever visit the castle since it was enchanted.

Saturday 9th September

  • Beauty and The Beast CERT PG – screening 2.30pm to 4:45pm, St Joseph’s Hall, Balerno Eventbrite - Beauty and the Beast

Balerno Village Screen is a community cinema free to attend and funded by donations. From Autumn 2017 we are suggesting a minimum donation of £2. We ask that you reserve a free ticket in advance (via the button above) to help us manage numbers.  We also ask that if you can no longer attend to cancel your ticket to allow someone else to see the film.

Tickets are also available via the Mill Cafe or you can book and print your tickets at Balerno Library (staff are happy to help).

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Manchester by the Sea screening 7:30pm on Friday 8th September

Balerno Village Screen returns for its Autumn season with Manchester by the Sea.

‘Casey Affleck is mesmerising as a Boston janitor who has to care for his dead brother’s son, in Kenneth Lonergan’s weighty study of grief and family ties’, Peter Bradshaw, The Guardian

Lee Chandler is a brooding, irritable loner who works as a handyman for a Boston apartment block. One damp winter day he gets a call summoning him to his hometown, north of the city. His brother’s heart has given out suddenly, and he’s been named guardian to his 16-year-old nephew. As if losing his only sibling and doubts about raising a teenager weren’t enough, his return to the past re-opens an unspeakable tragedy.

Friday 8th September

  • Manchester by the Sea CERT 15 – screening 7.30pm to 10pm, St Joseph’s Hall, Balerno Eventbrite - Manchester by the Sea

Balerno Village Screen is a community cinema free to attend and funded by donations. From Autumn 2017 we are suggesting a minimum donation of £4. We ask that you reserve a free ticket in advance (via the button above) to help us manage numbers.  We also ask that if you can no longer attend to cancel your ticket to allow someone else to see the film.

Tickets are also available via the Mill Cafe or you can book and print your tickets at Balerno Library (staff are happy to help).