Keswick Film Club - Dean Spanley

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Thursday 12th February 7:30 PM

Dean Spanley 

Director: Toa Fraser Country: New Zealand / UK,
Cert: U Year: 2008 Length: 100 mins
Dean Spanley

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Audience Reaction

Score: 75% Attendance: 155


Peter O'Toole's late renaissance continues as his character Fisk becomes the emotional centre of this quixotic adaptation of a 1936 novella. Sam Neill plays the eponymous Spanley,a believer in reincarnation whose tales bring renewed life to the bereaved and melancholy Fisk.


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

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