Elgiva Box Office 01494 582 900

Elgiva Box Office 01494 582 900

Oscars by Decade – On Location Film Festival Exhibition

Film posters through the decades

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    SUNDAY 8th OCTOber TO TuesDAY 31st octoBER

    10.30aM – 3PM

    Oscars by Decade – ‘Personal Favourites’ – an exhibition of film posters from Oscar winning movies from the last ninety years. 


    Curator: Brigitte Bertout

    Brigitte has been living in Chesham for almost eight years. Since she retired 18 months ago, she has been involved as a volunteer with Chesham in Bloom, Cats Protection, the On Location Film Festival and more recently Chiltern Film Society. She has loved the cinema for many years – when a student in Paris, she used to go and see a film everyday during the holidays!


    Featured films:

    The 30s – Gone with the Wind

    The 40s – The Best Years of our Lives

    The 50s – Ben Hur

    The 60s – West Side Story    AND

    The 60s – In the Heat of the Night

    The 70s – The Godfather

    The 80s – Platoon

    The 90s – Unforgiven

    The 2000s – Gladiator

    The 2010s – Moonlight

    Curator’s Choice – Day for Night

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      More about tickets

      Group Tickets (where available) and Row E (reserved for wheelchairs) are not available online. Please call the Box Office on 01494 582900 to book these tickets.


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