Trailer: A United Kingdom
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The Artist's Garden: American Impressionism and the Garden Movement kicks off with a presentation from UTas Art lecturer Chris Arneaud-Clarke on Why Do People Paint Flowers?
Experience the best live opera & ballet from Europe, with current season performances captured live from The Royal Opera House, Opéra National de Paris and La Scala.
The Alliance Française French Film Festival returns to Hobart, March 30 to April 8, with an exceptional array of contemporary French cinema guaranteed to delight, stimulate and indulge.
Starring Rosamund Pike, Tom Felton, David Oyelowo.
Directed by Amma Asante.
Classification: PG (Mild themes, violence and coarse language), 111 mins.
Official Site: http://www.transmissionfilms.com.au/films/a-united-kingdom
Country: USA, UK, Czech Republic.
He was an Oxford-educated African king, while she was a white Englishwoman working as a clerk at Lloyd’s of London. Now their 1948 marriage, which caused scandal in Apartheid-stricken South Africa and the British protectorate of Bechuanaland (later Botswana), is the subject of a new period drama starring Britain’s David Oyelowo and Rosamund Pike.Oyelowo plays Seretse Khama, who in 1965 became independent Botswana’s first president. He was also kgosi (king) of the Bamangwato people, having been crowned at the age of four in 1925. Pike stars as Ruth Williams, who would go on to be the first lady of Botswana between 1966 and 1980.
Rated M (Mature themes and coarse language), 103 mins
Rated R18+ (High impact themes, coarse language and drug use), 117 mins
A Street Cat Named Bob
Rated PG (Mild themes of drug addiction and coarse language), 103 mins
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