Departure (2015, UK/France) cert. 15 – partially subtitled

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Director: Andrew Steggall

Stars: Juliet Stevenson, Alex Lawther, Phénix Brossard, Niamh Cusack

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While his mother packs up their holiday home in France in the aftermath of marital disintegration, teenage Elliot – played by Lawther, last seen at the David Len as the young Alan Turing in The Imitation Game – roams the countryside. Where he meets an older local boy. 

 

 

 

A delicate exploration of unspoken emotion set in a beautiful part of France, Departure is “Sensitive, sensual… with a winning turn from Lawther” (Empire Magazine).

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Review (Empire, cited above): review – I’m afraid it is a bit slow to load – while the Official UK Trailer can be seen below…..

David Lean Cinema, Croydon on Tuesday 12th July 2016

Show starts at 7.30PM, Ticket prices: £8.00 & £6.50 (concessions)

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