Keswick Film Club - An Education

Sunday 28th February 4:30 PM

An Education 

Director: Lone Scherfig Country: UK
Cert: 12A Year: Length: 95 mins
An Education

Audience Reaction

Score: 82.59% Attendance: 168

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Synopsis

It's 1961. A 16-year-old girl is seduced by a charming older man. It'll all end in tears. But every potentially ruinous cliché on the way is avoided by Danish director Scherfig (Italian for beginners). Instead this is a subtle coming-of-age, and coming-of-the-60's, story. Peter Sarsgaard as the older man is a fine foil for Carey Mulligan, compared by many critics to Audrey Hepburn for her spellbinding central performance. Nick Hornby has crafted a fine screenplay from Lynn Barber's memoir of life before Oxford.

Critics

open_quote A quiet miracle of a movie...prepare to be wowed by Carey Mulligan's sensational, starmaking performance. close_quote Peter Travers, Rolling Stone


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Keswick Film Club won the Best New Film Society at the British Federation Of Film Societies awards in 2000.

Since then, the club has won Film Society Of The Year and awards for Best Programme four times and Best Website twice.

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