Bishop Burton Village Hall will be presenting the following film in conjunction with Cine North. Entry is £5 on the door and refreshments available. Shows start at 7:30

24/1/2015 Philomena (UK 2013)

Cert 12A 98 min Genre: Biography | Drama | History

Based on the 2009 investigative book by BBC correspondent Martin Sixsmith, The Lost Child of Philomena Lee, PHILOMENA focuses on the efforts of Philomena Lee (Judi Dench), mother to a boy conceived out of wedlock - something her Irish-Catholic community didn't have the highest opinion of - and given away for adoption in the United States. In following church doctrine, she was forced to sign a contract that wouldn't allow for any sort of inquiry into the son's whereabouts.