Chocolat (12) – 2000, USA, 122 mins
Dir: Lasse Hallstrom
Cast: Juliette Binoche, Johnny Depp, Alfred Molina, Judi Dench
Based on Joanne Harris’ best selling novel this award winning adaptation is a easily digestible Easter treat for one and all.
When mysterious Vianne and her child arrive in a tranquil French town in the winter of 1959, no one could have imagined the impact that she and her spirited daughter would have on the community stubbornly rooted in tradition. Within days, she opens an unusual chocolate shop, across the square from the church. Her ability to perceive her customers’ desires and satisfy them with just the right confection, coaxes the villagers to abandon themselves to temptation — just as Lent begins
Doors open for fine wines and all manner of drinks at 7pm. Film starts at 8pm