Films for the curious at Bruton

There are  two great film events coming up as part of a new exhibition at Hauser & Wirth Somerset :  (Bruton)

The Levelling – Saturday 27 January – 4-6pm –  A drama about the Somerset floods, with a showcase of short films from the Harvest Film Festival screened before the main feature.  Mark Kermode gave The Levelling five stars and called it “A tremendous debut” for writer/director Hope Dickson Leach.

Buy tickets here :  http://wherewestbegins.org.uk/event/1108/

Watership Down – Saturday 3 February – 10-12pmFamily Saturday – Based on Richard Adams’ acclaimed novel, Martin Rosen’s animated film tells of the adventures of Hazel (voiced by John Hurt), Fiver (Richard Briers) and a group of rabbits in search of a new warren.

Following the screening, families can take part in creative activities inspired by the themes of the film, including making rabbit shadow puppets.

A free event – but mail to ensure a place (there are only 60 and it’s already popular  education@hauserwirth.com.

WhereWestBegins have other events coming up over the half term: Charlie Chaplin and circus skills at Port Regis school; Studio Ghibli’s The Red Turtle with Workshop at Bootmakers in Wincanton; The Wizard of Oz with a dance workshop from Just Dance; West Side Story with a dance workshop from Lexy Robertson).

During March there are a number of film events celebrating 100 Years of Suffrage and  Women’s Leadership in the Community with Lynne Franks and the Power Of Women.

All welcome

More details at www.wherewestbegins.org.uk


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