November films at the Volunteer Hall

Duns Film Club will continue its ‘Celtic Connections’ season on Sunday 10 November:

4.00pm  Local Hero (1983)
Directed and written by Bill Forsyth, and starring Peter Riegert, Denis Lawson, Fulton Mackay and Burt Lancaster, the film is about an American oil company representative sent to the fictional village of Ferness on the west coast of Scotland to purchase the town and surrounding property for his company. Actual locations used included Pennan on the Aberdeenshire coast together with the beaches of Morar and Arisaig. Bill Forsyth won the BAFTA for Best Director and Mark Knopfler of Dire Straits was nominated for Best Film Music. Run time 106 mins. Tickets £6 at the door or book in advance by calling 01361 884 935 or email

Duns Community Cinema will show two recent releases on Friday 22 November:

5.30pm  Farmageddon: A Shaun the Sheep Movie
When an intergalactic visitor – an impish and adorable alien called Lu-La – crash-lands near Mossy Bottom Farm, Shaun sets off on a mission to shepherd her home. He takes his new extra-terrestrial friend on the road to Mossingham Forest to find her lost spaceship, unaware that a sinister alien-hunting agency is on their trail. Can Shaun and the flock avert Farmageddon on Mossy Bottom Farm before it’s too late? Run time 87 minutes (U).

8.00pm  Judy
Legendary performer Judy Garland arrives in London in the winter of 1968 to perform a series of sold-out concerts. While there, she reminisces with friends and fans and begins a whirlwind romance. Biography starring Renée Zellweger, Rufus Sewell and Michael Gambon. Run time 118 minutes (12A).

Adults £6, Children £5 (free for 3 years & under), Family £20 (2 adults & 2 children) per film. Tickets at the door or in advance from 01361 884 935 or


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