Keswick Film Club - Orphans

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Sunday 14th November 5:30 PM


Director: Peter Mullan Country: UK
Cert: 18 Year: 1997 Length: 95 mins


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Peter Mullan's debut feature is a painfully funny account of three brothers and their sister coming to terms with the death of their mother. A beautifully tailored mixture of pathos and gallows humour.

Ecumenical prize - Cannes Festival 1998.
Best Film Venice 1998


open_quote A magnificent, extraordinary, unmissable film close_quote The Evening Times

open_quote The best film I've seen in ma puff close_quote Irvine Walsh

open_quote Do yourself a big fat favour...go and see it close_quote J Ross

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Keswick Film Club won the Best New Film Society at the British Federation Of Film Societies awards in 2000.

Since then, the club has won Film Society Of The Year and awards for Best Programme four times and Best Website twice.

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