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Ryan's Daughter, screening at the Roxy Theatre Bingara

‘Ryan’s Daughter’, an epic film drama in the league of ‘Doctor Zhivago’ and ‘Lawrence of Arabia’, will be screening at the Roxy Theatre this February.

The North West Theatre Company’s Film Club offers its next viewing of David Lean’s classic film ‘Ryan’s Daughter’ at the Roxy Theatre, Bingara at 4pm on Sunday February 28. In keeping with his other classics ‘Doctor Zhivago’ and ‘Lawrence of Arabia’ Lean once again excels as a big screen Director.

Ryan’s Daughter is a 1970 British epic romantic drama film.  The film, set in August 1917–January 1918, tells the story of a married Irish woman who has an affair with a British officer during World War I, despite moral and political opposition from her nationalist neighbours; it stars Robert MitchumSarah MilesJohn MillsChristopher JonesTrevor Howard and Leo McKern. The film is a re-telling of the plot of Gustave Flaubert‘s 1857 novel Madame Bovary.

With the season just beginning your best value is to join up for the year of screenings for just $60. The showings are on the last Sunday of the month. Contact Film Club co-ordinator Ros Moulton on 0412 081 642 for details or on the www.bingara.com.au website.

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