Girlfriends15

Directed by Claudia Weill | USA | 1978 | 1h 28m | Starring Melanie Mayron, Eli Wallach, Anita Skinner, Christopher Guest

When her best friend and roommate abruptly moves out to get married, aspiring artist Susan has to try to make ends meet all alone as a freelance photographer. An intelligently written and remarkably authentic vision of female relationships that has become an important touchstone for women filmmakers in American independent cinema.

Part of the Oxford International Women’s Festival’s Classic Film Season. Buy tickets to all six classics (in a single transaction) and get 20% off the total cost. 

Reviews

‘A little indie gem and lo-fi miracle whose emotional force catches you glancingly.’
★★★★★
Peter Bradshaw, The Guardian

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We showed Girlfriends between March 5, 2022 and March 6, 2022.

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Today (Wednesday 21st February)

17:30

All of Us Strangers 12A
Deaf/HOH Subtitles
1h 45m
A screenwriter returns to his family home where a strange discovery leads him to reflect on life in Andrew Haigh's heartbreaking exploration of love and loss, starring Andrew Scott and Paul Mescal.

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Tomorrow (Thursday 22nd February)

12:30

All of Us Strangers 12A
Parent + Baby Screening
1h 45m
A screenwriter returns to his family home where a strange discovery leads him to reflect on life in Andrew Haigh's heartbreaking exploration of love and loss, starring Andrew Scott and Paul Mescal.

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15:15

The Color Purple 12A
Deaf/HOH Subtitles
2h 21m
Danielle Brooks, Taraji P. Henson and Fantasia Barrino star in this musical adaptation of Alice Walker’s novel exploring love and resilience through a black woman's journey in early 20th-century America.

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18:15

Samsara U
1h 54m | Lao & Swahili w/ English subtitles
Experimental filmmaker Lois Patiño takes us on an immersive and sensory journey across continents via the cosmos in this meditative and groundbreaking exploration of Buddhist reincarnation.

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20:45

All of Us Strangers 12A
1h 45m
A screenwriter returns to his family home where a strange discovery leads him to reflect on life in Andrew Haigh's heartbreaking exploration of love and loss, starring Andrew Scott and Paul Mescal.

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