Best Of British Season – Brooklyn - 12
Winner of ‘Outstanding British film’ at the BAFTA’s in 2016, Brooklyn is a romantic drama film written by Nick Hornby, based on Colm Tóibín‘s novel of the same name. The film stars Saoirse Ronan, Emory Cohen, Domhnall Gleeson, Jim Broadbent, and Julie Walters. Set in 1951 and 1952, the film tells the story of a young Irish woman’s immigration to Brooklyn, where she quickly falls into a romance. When her past catches up with her she must choose between two countries and the lives that exist within them for her.
Get ready for the Oscars and relive Bafta’s past with our selection of highly acclaimed and highly received British films screened within the past two years. Our handpicked collection celebrates the influence of British culture in film.
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Saoirse Ronan is the miraculous still centre of this beautiful, old-fashioned adaptation of Colm Tóibín’s novel.
Unashamedly romantic and achieved with a beautifully subtle, old-fashioned elegance, it’s a graceful coming-of-age tale ripe for awards.