11.30 Moving History 27 mins Films from the South East.
Rare and special films of Kent and Sussex from Screen Archive South East play throughout the day. admission FREE
17.00 Paddington [u]
Director: Paul King, UK, 2014, 95 mins. Starring: Ben Whishaw, Nicole Kidman, Hugh Bonneville, Sally Hawkins, Julie Walters
After a deadly earthquake destroys his home in Peruvian rainforest, a young bear makes his way to England in search of a new home.
All children must be accompanied by an adult.
+ short film
Magical Margate (c.1925) An early seaside publicity film dedicated to Margate.
Screen Archive South East
19.30 Mr Turner [12a]
Director: Mike Leigh Starring: Timothy Spall, Marion Bailey, Paul Jesson, Lesley Manvile
Mike Leigh takes a portrait of J.M.W Turner Britain’s greatest landscape artist. Turner’s close relationship with his ailing father and the more complex ones involving the women in his life, are beautifully realized by Spall, a muttering, opinionated eccentric whose eye is nonetheless always, quite literally, on his work.
+ short film Magical Margate UK, c.1925