Dementia-friendly cinema- Witham

Witham Town Council hosts a Sunday Cinema session screening classic films from the golden age of cinema – suitable for all but ideal for those whose memories can return to the original screening.

Where?

At Witham Library, Newland Street

When?

Doors open at 2pm for a 2.30pm start and entry is just £1 per person and includes tea, coffee and biscuits. No booking is necessary, but seating is limited. Tickets are sold on the day on a first come, first served basis.

  • Sunday 26th January 2020 – Seven Brides for Seven Brothers (1954)
    During the 1850s, Milly, a pretty young cook, marries Adam, a grizzled woodsman, after a brief courtship. When the two return to Adam’s farm, Milly is shocked to meet his six ill-mannered brothers, all of whom live in his cabin
  • Sunday 23rd February 2020 – Brigadoon (1954)
    The village of Brigadoon, by virtue of a powerful prayer, only awakens for one day out of every hundred years.
  • Sunday 29th March 2020 – Genevieve (1953)
    In this upbeat British comedy, two friends enter an antique car rally.
  • Sunday 19th April 2020 – The Glenn Miller Story (1953)
    The Glenn Miller Story is a 1954 American biographical film about the eponymous American band-leader.
  • Sunday 31st May 2020– The Student Prince (1954)
    An heir to the throne is sent to Heidelberg, where he falls in love with a barmaid.
  • Sunday 28th June 2020– From Here to Eternity (1953)
    The lives of soldiers who are stationed at the Schofield Barracks on the island of Oahu, Hawaii, take an unexpected turn when the Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.
More information

For enquires contact Rob Williams at rob@rojosa.co.uk or Witham Library.

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