Last updated: Thu 28 Sep 2017

The Sense of an Ending

Somerset Moviola and the Nunney Village Hall Committee present a fish and chip supper and The Sense of an Ending, on Friday 13 October at Nunney Village Hall.

sense of an ending

The Sense of an Ending is a 2017 British-American mystery drama film directed by Ritesh Batra and written by Nick Payne, based on the novel of the same name by Julian Barnes.

The film stars Jim Broadbent, Charlotte Rampling, Harriet Walter, Emily Mortimer and Michelle Dockery.

Jim Broadbent stars as Tony Webster, the curmudgeonly divorced owner of a specialist camera shop in London.

He still has a cordial relationship with his ex-wife, Margaret (Harriet Walter), and the two share a strong bond with their daughter, Michelle Dockery’s matter-of-fact Susie, who’s extremely pregnant and on the verge of having her first child on her own.

The arrival of a registered letter disrupts his routine. It turns out that the mother of his first love, Veronica (played as a young woman by Freya Mavor, and as an older woman by Charlotte Rampling), a vivacious young woman he met in college, has died.

She has willed him an item that Veronica, whom he hasn’t seen in over 50 years, now refuses to give him.

As Tony tries to track it down, he shares with Margaret the story of this young romance, as well as the friendship with a fellow classmate that came to a tragic end.

The Sense of an Ending has a 15 rating. No one younger than 15 may see a 15 film in a cinema.

The Sense of an Ending is shown at Nunney Village Hall on Friday 13 October at 7.30pm. Door open at 7.00pm. Seats cannot be reserved, so please come early.

Tickets cost £5.00 in advance at the SPAR shop in Nunney or £6.00 on the door. A licensed bar and ice creams will be available.

Tickets for the fish and chip supper are £6 each. They need to be bought at the SPAR village shop by Thursday 12 October at the latest. Only 30 tickets are available for supper.

The bar opens at 6pm. The fish and chip supper is served at 6.15pm. The film programme begins at 7.30pm.

Future film nights at Nunney Village Hall include:

Friday 10 November Another Mother’s Son
Friday 8 December Going in Style

Contact information
Roger Hutchings
Somerset Moviola
Telephone 01373 836 049
Web www.moviola.org

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