Amy

September 09, 2015

(UK, USA 2015) 128 min
Directed by Asif Kapadia
With Amy Winehouse, Yasiin Bey, Mark Ronson, Tony Bennett et al.

The story of Amy Winehouse in her own words, featuring unseen archival footage and unheard tracks.

MUN Cinema screenings will now be shown on Wednesday evenings as of September 2015. 7PM at Cineplex Cinema in the Avalon Mall.



Upcoming movies

Testament of Youth
September 16, 2015
Jimmy's Hall
September 23, 2015
The Diary of a Teenage Girl
September 30, 2015
The New Girlfriend
October 07, 2015

Season Schedule

September 09, 2015

Amy
(UK, USA 2015) 128 min
Directed by Asif Kapadia
With Amy Winehouse, Yasiin Bey, Mark Ronson, Tony Bennett et al.

The story of Amy Winehouse in her own words, featuring unseen archival footage and unheard tracks.

September 16, 2015

Testament of Youth
(UK 2014) 129 min
Directed by James Kent
With Alicia Vikander, Taron Egerton, Colin Morgan, Dominic West et al.

A British woman recalls coming of age during World War I - a story of young love, the futility of war, and how to make sense of the darkest times.

September 23, 2015

Jimmy's Hall
(UK, Ireland, France 2014) 109 min
Directed by Ken Loach
With Barry Ward, Francis Magee, Aileen Henry, Simone Kirby et al.

During the Depression, Jimmy Gralton returns home to Ireland after ten years of exile in America. Seeing the levels of poverty and oppression, the activist in him reawakens and he looks to re-open the dance hall that led to his deportation.

September 30, 2015

The Diary of a Teenage Girl
(USA 2015) 102 min
Directed by Marielle Heller
With Bel Powley, Alexander Skarsgård, Kristen Wiig, Christopher Meloni et al.

A teen artist living in 1970s San Francisco enters into an affair with her mother's boyfriend.

October 07, 2015

The New Girlfriend
(France 2014) 108 min
Directed by François Ozon
With Romain Duris, Anaïs Demoustier, Raphaël Personnaz, Isild Le Besco et al.
French with English subtitles

A young woman makes a surprising discovery about the husband of her late best friend.

October 14, 2015

La famille Bélier
(France, Belgium 2014) 106 min
Directed by Eric Lartigau
With Karin Viard, François Damiens, Eric Elmosnino, Louane Emera et al.
French with English subtitles

A girl, who lives with her deaf parents, discovers that she has the gift of singing.

October 21, 2015

Mavis!
(USA 2015) 80 min
Directed by Jessica Edwards
With Mavis Staples, Adam Ayres, Gene Barge, Al Bell et al.

Her family group, the Staple Singers, inspired millions and helped propel the civil rights movement with their music. After 60 years of performing, legendary singer Mavis Staples' message of love and equality is needed now more than ever.

October 28, 2015

Grandma
(USA 2015) 79 min
Directed by Paul Weitz
With Lily Tomlin, Julia Garner, Marcia Gay Harden, Judy Greer et al.

Self-described misanthrope Elle Reid has her protective bubble burst when her 18-year-old granddaughter, Sage, shows up needing help. The two of them go on a day-long journey that causes ...

November 04, 2015

Coming Home
(China 2014) 109 min
Directed by Yimou Zhang
With Li Gong, Daoming Chen, Huiwen Zhang, Tao Guo et al.
Mandarin with English subtitles

Lu and Feng are a devoted couple forced to separate when Lu is arrested and sent to a labor camp as a political prisoner during the Cultural Revolution. He finally returns home only to find that his beloved wife no longer remembers him.

November 11, 2015

Phoenix
(Germany, Poland 2014) 98 min
Directed by Christian Petzold
With Nina Hoss, Ronald Zehrfeld, Nina Kunzendorf, Michael Maertens et al.

A disfigured concentration-camp survivor (Nina Hoss), unrecognizable after facial reconstruction surgery, searches ravaged postwar Berlin for the husband (Ronald Zehrfeld) who might have betrayed her to the Nazis.

November 18, 2015

A Pigeon Sat on a Branch Reflecting on Existence
(Sweden, Germany, Norway, France 2014) 101 min
Directed by Roy Andersson
With Holger Andersson, Nils Westblom, Charlotta Larsson, Viktor Gyllenberg et al.
Swedish with English subtitles

Sam and Jonathan, a pair of hapless novelty salesman, embark on a tour of the human condition in reality and fantasy that unfold in a series of absurdist episodes.

November 25, 2015

Learning to Drive
(USA, UK 2014) 90 min
Directed by Isabel Coixet
With Ben Kingsley, Grace Gummer, Patricia Clarkson, Jake Weber et al.

As her marriage dissolves, a Manhattan writer takes driving lessons from a Sikh instructor with marriage troubles of his own. In each other's company they find the courage to get back on the road and the strength to take the wheel.

December 02, 2015

To Be Announced

Contact Us


For more information please contact

Noreen Golfman
ngolfman@mun.ca
cinema@mun.ca