West Side Cinema - 'The Black Hen' (12A)

7 Oct 2017 7:45pm

Stromness Town Hall, Stromness
West Side Cinema - 'The Black Hen' (12A)

Visit the West Side Cinema in Stromness to see films from around the world.

West Side Cinema welcomes visitors to Stromness Town Hall to enjoy showings by candlelight. Viewers can enjoy a wide variety of films from around the world in a relaxed and freindly setting. Bring your own refreshments.

SAT 07 OCT - 'The Black Hen' (12A)

Doors open 7:15 for a 7:45 start
£5 / £3 student and Young Scot card

In a remote Nepalese village, Prakash and Kiran, two 12-year-old inseparable friends, despite belonging to different castes, decide to raise a hen to earn some money by selling its eggs. But one day, the hen goes missing. To find it, they embark on a journey, innocently unaware of the dangers incurred by the fragile ceasefire to the civil war rocking the region.

'A tough-love drama with shades of Bicycle Thieves'. Times

'Director Min Bahadur Bham is able to portray an entire society in microcosm'. Independent

'A moving portrait of the effects of war on ordinary lives'. The List

Watch the trailer: https://vimeo.com/199031457