Pics in the Sticks - Thursday 16th August
The 2018 Season of World Cinema continues at 7.30pm.
Starring Sally Hawkins and Ethan Hawke and based on a true story, this sensitive and beautifully crafted film tells the story of Maudie who found fame as a folk painter in Newfoundland. Hunched and with crippled hands she yearns to be independent, to live away from her protective family and to creat art. She goes to live with Everett Lewis(Ethan Hawke) as his housekeeper, and despite the abusive nature of the relationship they form a bond and marry. The film charts Everett’s efforts to protect himself from being hurt, Maudie’s deep and abiding love for this difficult man and her surprising rise to fame.
Cert 12A 1hr. 55 Min
The Bar opens for pre film drinks at 7.00 pm