Event Description


Following Government advice all society and Guild events are cancelled or postponed until further notice.

6:30pm Screening of 'The Personal History of David Copperfield'

M&D Room
08/03/2020 18:30

<p>Director: Armando Iannucci</p>
<p>Starring: Dev Patel, Tilda Swinton, Hugh Laurie</p>
<p>2019/PG/119 mins/UK &amp; USA</p>
<p>Synopsis: Paying homage to a literary great, Armando Iannucci (The Thick of It, Veep, The Death of Stalin) directs a comedic and vividly-imagined adaptation of a Dickensian classic. From birth to childhood, adolescence to adulthood, the good-hearted David Copperfield is surrounded by the multi-faceted society of Victorian England, experiencing its kindness, wickedness, poverty, and wealth, meeting many remarkable characters along the way. As he sets out to become a writer, David&#39;s quest for family, friendship, romance, and status is the most riveting tale of all. With a dazzling British cast including Dev Patel, Tilda Swinton, and Peter Capaldi, this literary adaptation breathes new life into a much-loved story.</p>

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