Empire of Light

Fri 17 & Sat 18 Feb

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Hilary (Olivia Colman) is a cinema manager struggling with her mental health, and Stephen (Micheal Ward) is a new employee longing to escape the provincial town where he faces daily adversity. Together they find a sense of belonging and experience the healing power of music, cinema, and community.

Directed by: Sam Mendes

Awards season:
Black Reel Awards
– Nominated for ‘Outstanding Support Actor’ & ‘Outstanding Break Actor’ (Micheal Ward).
Golden Globes – Nominated for ‘Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture – Drama’ (Olivia Coleman).
BAFTAS – Nominated for ‘Outstanding British Film’, ‘Production Design’, ‘Original Score’ & ‘Supporting Actor’ (Micheal Ward).
Oscars – Predicted nomination for ‘Best Actress’ (Olivia Coleman).