Our programme for 2014 can be found on the NZ Federation of Film Societies website at www.nzfilmsociety.org.nz/riverton. Film Society members will be emailed information on upcoming films before screenings.
Membership is $60.00 per person for 12 films - screenings are on the second Sunday of each month.
$10 Casual entry
For any further Film Society information please contact us here at the Riverton Community Arts Centre.
NOTE-NEW FILM SOCIETY SCREENING VENUE: Riverton Union Church Hall, 126 Palmerston St, Riverton 9822
Specially selected films from New Zealand & around the globe Screening at 7pm on the second Sunday of each month | Annual membership (12 films) $60 per person $10 Casuals Snacks and beverages will be available for purchase Purchase your membership at Riverton Community Arts Centre
• Sunday 9th November, 7pm
The Crucified Lovers (Chikamatsu monogatari)
Mizoguchi Kenji, Japan 1954 (PG violence) Based on a centuries-old tale and real events, Mizoguchi’s classic tells the tragic story of a love affair between a merchant’s wife and her husband’s employee, in an era when the punishment for adultery was crucifixion.
• Sunday 14th December, 7pm
Letters to Father Jacob
Klaus Härö, Finland 2009 (M adult themes)
A pardoned criminal is offered a second chance with a job in an isolated parsonage reading and composing letters for Father Jacob, a blind priest. “A lean, engrossing character study about loneliness, redemption and the power of faith.” – LA Weekly