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Change to film screening 29 May

Family for Rent will be screened on 29 May in place of Horse Money, which we were unable to source in a playable format. Apologies for any confusion.

The film the government doesn’t want you to see……

Chasing Asylum from Academy Award winning Australian filmmaker Eva Orner.
Tower Cinemas Monday 30 May 6.30pm. Tickets can be purchased on the night.

2016 memberships still available

Please complete the 2016 Newcastle Film Society membership request and you will be contacted to arrange membership.

Black Souls (2015, Italy)

June 5, 2016
7:30 pm

Director: Francesco Munzi
Starring: Marco Leonardi, Peppino Mazzotta, Fabrizio Ferracane, Barbora Bobulova, Anna Ferruzzo
Genre: Drama
Duration: 109 mins

A superior Italian gangster movie from director Francesco Munzi. The Carbone family consists of three brothers – Luigi and Rocco, who are engaged in the family business of international drug trade, and Luciano, who has remained in his ancestral town of Africo in the Aspromonte mountains herding goats. His 20-year old son Leo has little respect for his farmer father, but idealizes his Mafioso uncles. When Leo shoots up a bar owned by a rival family with a longstanding blood feud with the Carbones, his reckless actions create trouble that brings the whole family back to Africo for the inevitable bloody showdown.

Screening Date: 5-Jun-16