A RECLUSIVE young woman with great promise as a singer is discovered by an agent and given her big chance in the comedy drama, Little Voice (PG), at Gurnard Village Hall tonight (Friday).
The screening, by Gurnard Film Society, starts at 7.30pm. It stars Michael Caine and Jane Horrocks.
The wife of a rubber plantation administrator shoots a man to death and claims it was self-defence but a letter penned in her own hand may prove her undoing, in the 1940 film noir, The Letter, Freshwater Film Club’s final offering of the season.
Starring Bette Davis, the movie will be screened at the Memorial Hall, Freshwater, on Thursday.
The screening will be preceded by a presentation by Freshwater film historian, Tim Nicholson, on the Hollywood 'star system’.
Doors open at 6.30pm for a 7pm start.
On the same night, Newport’s Quay Arts will be screening the Woody Allen drama, Blue Jasmine (PG).
A New York socialite, deeply troubled and in denial, arrives in San Francisco to impose upon her sister. She looks a million, but isn't bringing money, peace or love. Stars Cate Blanchett and Alec Baldwin.