Screened 2016/17

Sing Street

SING STREET September 7 – 2PM + 7:30PM Ireland, 2015 – Rated 14A – 105 minutes Directed by John Carney Cast: Ferdia Walsh-Peelo, Lucy Boynton, Jack Reynor   Irish writer-director John Carney refreshed and revitalized the film musical with the Oscar-winning Once and his follow-up Begin Again.

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Dark Horse

DARK HORSE September 21 – 2PM + 7:30PM UK, 2015 – Rated PG – 85 minutes Directed by Louise Osmond Cast: Jan Vokes, Brian Vokes, Howard Davies     A story of dreams, determination, and class consciousness set in the world of horse racing, this inspirational documentary

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Culture Days – Harry Benson: Shoot First

A Special FREE Quinte Film Alternative and Belleville Downtown DocFest Presentation HARRY BENSON: SHOOT FIRST Sunday, October 2 – ONE SHOWING ONLY – 2:00 PM USA, 2016 – Rated 14A – 87 minutes Directed by Justin Bare, Matthew Miele Featuring: Harry Benson, Sharon Stone, Alec Baldwin What

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DHEEPAN October 5 – 2PM + 7:30PM France, 2015 – Rated 14A – 114 minutes – in Tamil, English and French with English subtitles Directed by Jacques Audiard Cast: Jesuthasan Antonythasan, Kalieaswari Srinivasan, Claudine Vinasithamby PALME D’OR – Cannes In A Prophet, Jacques Audiard pulled his audience

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Sunset Song

SUNSET SONG October 19 – 2PM + 7:30PM QFA COSTUME NIGHT! Anyone attending this film in costume will receive a FREE Guest Pass to a future QFA film. United Kingdom / Luxembourg, 2015 – Rated 14A – 135 minutes Directed by Terence Davies Cast: Agyness Deyn, Peter

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Angry Indian Goddesses

ANGRY INDIAN GODDESSES November 2 – 2PM + 7:30PM India, 2016 – Rated 14A – 104 minutes – in English and Hindi with English subtitles Directed by Pan Nalin| Cast: Amrit Maghera, Rajshri Deshpande, Pavleen Gujral     On the eve of their friend’s wedding in Goa,

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Last Cab to Darwin

LAST CAB TO DARWIN November 16 – 2:00 + 7:30 PM Australia, 2015 – Rated 14A – 123 minutes Directed by Jeremy Sims Cast: Michael Caton, Ningali Lawford, Mark Coles Smith Based on the successful stage play by Reg Cribb, Last Cab to Darwin tells the story

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The Dressmaker

THE DRESSMAKER November 30 – 2:00 + 7:30 PM Australia, 2015 – Rated 14A – 118 minutes Directed by Jocelyn Moorhouse Cast: Liam Hemsworth, Kate Winslet, Hugo Weaving This wickedly comic drama stars Kate Winslet (Steve Jobs, Labor Day) as a worldly dressmaker returning to the Australian

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Little Men

LITTLE MEN January 4 – 2:00 + 7:30 PM USA / Greece, 2016 – Rated PG – 85 minutes – in English and Spanish with English subtitles Directed by Ira Sachs Cast: Greg Kinnear, Jennifer Ehle, Paulina García When 13-year-old Jake’s (Theo Taplitz) grandfather dies, his family

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PAYS (BOUNDARIES) January 18 – 2:00 + 7:30 PM Canada, 2016 – Rated PG – 100 minutes – in French with English subtitles Directed by Chloé Robichaud Cast: Macha Grenon, Emily VanCamp, Nathalie Doummar Chloé Robichaud established herself as one of Quebec’s filmmakers to watch with her

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Quinte Film Alternative P.O. Box 22172 Belleville, Ontario K8N 5V7

QFA Great Movie Wednesday films are shown at 2:00 & 7:30PM on alternate Wednesdays from September to May – 18 films in all. All screenings are at The Empire Theatre, 321 Front Street, Belleville ON. Single-screening tickets are available at the door – or, in advance at The Empire Theatre Box Office, by calling 613-969-0099. Evening (7:30PM) – $11 / Matinee (2PM) – $9. / Student – $5.50. Become a QFA Member and SAVE up to 40% on our single-ticket pricing.