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Tell it to the Bees (15)

19-25 July

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Key

  • A Autism friendly
  • C Captioned
  • D Dementia friendly

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The Scotland of 1952 is no place for the faint-hearted. When mill worker Lydia (Holliday Grainger) is abandoned by her philandering husband, she struggles to pay the rent and feed herself and son Charlie (Gregor Selkirk). Local doctor Jean (Anna Paquin) is one of the few to help and a friendship develops that blossoms into a romance that will scandalise the town. Director Annabel Jankel has crafted a sensitive adaptation of the Fiona Shaw novel that captures oppressive small town life and the way love has the power to challenge narrow minds and deep-rooted prejudices. GFF19

  • Director Annabel Jankel
  • Cast Anna Paquin, Holliday Grainger, Gregor Selkirk
  • Certificate 15
  • Running time 1h46m
  • Country UK
  • Year of Production 2018
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