Tuesday’s evening screening is based on the autobiography of Garrard Conley – Boy Erased tells the story of Jared Eamons. When outed to his parents at the age of 19, he’s given the choice between being disowned or submitting to gay conversion therapy.
Wednesday evening at 7.30pm and Thursday at 2.30pm and 7.30pm, Melissa McCarthy and Oscar nominated Richard E Grant star in Can You Ever Forgive Me? The plot centres on the 2008 memoir of Lee Israel of the same name. Once a respected biographer, in 1991, following the critical and commercial failure of her biography of Estée Lauder, the author faced issues with money, writer’s block and alcoholism.