• Tha Girl in the Fog
    August 23, 2019
    6:30 am - 8:30 pm
  • As Needed
    August 24, 2019
    11:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Made in Italy
    August 24, 2019
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Daughter of Mine
    August 24, 2019
    8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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Rated M, 120 mins (Subtitled) 
On her way to church in the hazy alpine village of Avechot, the quiet 15-year-old, Anna Lou, daughter of a religious couple, vanishes into thin air, never to return home. To aid in the investigation of this puzzling case is summoned the fastidious Detective Vogel with the questionable methods; however, amidst a full-scale media storm and half-baked leads, no one is above suspicion, villagers and newcomers alike. But is Anna Lou’s troubling disappearance a case of an adolescent tantrum only days before Christmas, or is there a wolf in sheep’s clothing, hiding in the otherwise peaceful community?

  • Fri 23 Aug  6:30pm
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As Needed

Rated M, 92 mins (Subtitled) 
A well-known chef who has been in prison for anger issues, and who has met a young student with Aspergers while doing his community service sentence, teams up with the teen for a culinary competition.

  • Sat 24 Aug  11am

Rated M, 100 mins (Subtitled) 
10-year-old Vittoria’s summer will be a time of two mothers to challenge, hate, love and forgive. Shy Vittoria has a close relationship with her loving mother Tina. But their quiet Sardinian life will be upset when the young girl discovers that local party girl Angelica is her birth mother. When Angelica is forced to move away because of financial troubles, she asks to become acquainted with Vittoria. Tina agrees, comforted by the idea that the woman will soon be leaving town. Vittoria and Angelica spend more and more time together against Tina’s will… DAUGHTER OF MINE is the story of a young girl torn between motherhood and inextricable bonds, struggling with overwhelming feelings and dealing with wounds.

  • Sat 24 Aug   7pm & 8pm ( 7pm Canapes & drinks at Groove Train)
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Rated M, 100 mins (Subtitled) 
The third film directed by the singer and musician Luciano Ligabue, Made in Italy is inspired by the concept album released in 2016. Stefano Accorsi is the protagonist Riko, stuck in a job that has not chosen, barely able to maintain the family home. But he can count on a diverse group of friends, on a wife who, between ups and downs, loves forever, and an ambitious son who attends university. Despite this, Riko is an angry man, full of resentment towards a society marked by coups and false departures. When the only certainties he possesses crumble before his eyes, man only has to react, take his presence in his hand and start over, one way or another.

  • Sat 24 Aug   2pm
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