Dragons, Divergents, damn dirty apes and acclaimed foreign films from around the globe make up the Film Group’s fantastic line-up for this week. Plus, have you got your Trivia Night tickets yet? If not, read below for more details.
• Tue 5 Aug @ 7:30 PM: THE PATIENCE STONE
After her husband is paralysed and falls into a coma, a young Afghan woman takes the opportunity to tell him the truth and confide in him about her feelings, her loneliness and her secret desires.
• Thu 7 Aug @ 7:30 PM: MICHAEL KOHLHAAS
In 16th century France, after a horse dealer (Mads Mikkelsen) is wronged by a greedy local nobleman, he raises an army and puts the country to fire and sword in order to have his rights restored.
• Fri 8 Aug @ 7:30 PM: DIVERGENT + YOUNG & BEAUTIFUL
In a world divided into factions, a teenage girl (Shailene Woodley) learns that she is ‘Divergent’ and doesn’t fit in. Initially hiding her true nature, she soon discovers a plot to destroy all Divergents and sets out to unravel her seemingly perfect society.
Then, another young girl gets in over her head in the French erotic drama YOUNG & BEAUTIFUL (at approx. 10 PM), in which a teenager loses her virginity and decides to explore her sexuality by taking up a secret life as a call girl.
• Sat 9 Aug @ **7 PM**: HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON 2 + DAWN OF THE PLANET OF THE APES
In acclaimed animated sequel HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON 2, a young dragon racer discovers a cave that is home to hundreds of wild dragons, and soon finds himself at the center of a battle to protect the delicate peace between dragons and Vikings.
Then, in DAWN OF THE PLANET OF THE APES (at approx. 8:45 PM), a nation of genetically evolved apes are brought to the brink of war when they are threatened by a group of humans survivors of a devastating virus unleashed a decade earlier.
ANNUAL TRIVIA NIGHT: ONLY FOUR WEEKS AWAY!
There are less than four weeks to go until our 8th Annual Trivia Night. Have you got your tickets yet?
When: Friday 29 August at 7:30 PM
Where: Ainslie Football Club, 52 Wakefield Avenue, Ainslie
Tickets are $15 per person, with tables of up to 10 available. Tickets are strictly limited, however, so be sure to get in quick to secure the best tables. You can purchase your tickets at any ANUFG screening from the laminating desk below the screen, or alternatively pay for them online via direct deposit by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
The trivia night is our main fundraiser for the year, and we’d also love any help you can provide to spread the word about the event. So if you’re looking for something to show potential teammates or would like to put something up at work, look no further. You can download a Trivia Night flyer to print or send along right here: http://www.anufg.org.au/docs/ANUFG_Trivia_Night_2014.pdf (1.5 Mb)
For more information on the night and to check out a few of our generous sponsors, head over to http://www.anufg.org.au/trivia