Dir: Hirokazu Koreeda / Japan / 2011
Dir: Naji Abu Nowar / Jordan / 2014
Dir: Pete Docter, Bob Peterson / USA / 2009
Dir: Karen Guthrie / UK / 2015
Closing Night Film
Dir: Charles Crichton / UK / 1947
Dir: Jake Gavin / UK / 2015
Dir: Stéphane Lafleur / Canada / 2014
Dir: Hal Ashby / USA / 1971
This year our programme has fun looking at relationships between generations, confounding expectations and living life to the full whatever your age. Screenings take place once again at the Studio Cinema plus a variety of surprise spaces around the town, while the Dunoon Burgh Hall undergoes major renovation…› More about the festival
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