Corsage15

Directed by Marie Kreutzer | Austria | 2022 | 1h 54m | German & French w/ English subtitles | Starring Vicky Krieps, Colin Morgan, Ivana Urban, Aaron Friesz, Alma Hasun

Idolised for her beauty and inspiring fashion trends, Empress Elizabeth of Austria fights to maintain her public image after her diplomatic role is reduced in the wake of her 40th birthday. She travels around Europe, visiting former lovers and old friends, seeking excitement and rebellion wherever she can. An elegant and irreverent spin on 19th-century period dramas starring an award-winning lead performance by Vicky Krieps (Phantom Thread). Winner of Best Film at the London Film Festival.

Reviews

‘In many ways this is a study in anger, and it is an austere and angular picture. Krieps gives an exhilaratingly fierce, uningratiating performance.’
★★★★
Peter Bradshaw, The Guardian

‘Kreutzer has her own style of revisionist feminist history, and aided by Krieps’s bold and brilliant turn, it’s riveting stuff.’
★★★★
Anna Smith, Time Out

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We showed Corsage between January 6, 2023 and January 19, 2023.

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Today (Sunday 19th May)

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Tomorrow (Monday 20th May)

18:00

Big Night 15
1h 49m
Stanley Tucci stars and directs this heartwarming and insightful comedy about two Italian brothers living in 1950s New Jersey hosting a spectacular banquet in a final effort to save their failing business.

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20:30

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