Stanley's Film Club: A United Kingdom | Bring Along Baby


13-Apr-2017 16:18

A United Kingdom tells the inspiring true story of Seretse Khama, the King of Bechuanaland (modern Botswana), and Ruth Williams, the London office worker he married in 1948 in the face of fierce opposition from their families and the British and South African governments. During a complex and painful chapter in Britain’s social history, Seretse and Ruth defied family, Apartheid and empire. Their love triumphed over every obstacle flung in their path and in so doing they transformed their nation and inspired the world.

With captivating performances by David Oyelowo and Rosamund Pike, this latest film by British director Amma Asante (Belle) goes to prove that racial barriers are no match for profound love or intimacy.


Come and discover new releases and cult classics in our beautiful Grade II listed building, with parent and baby screenings at Stanley Halls. Bring your baby and indulge in great cinema, with appropriate sound levels, baby changing areas, and plenty of space for buggies. Our friends at Coffee Craft will also be open, selling a wide selection of hot drinks and cakes.

Please note:

Screenings take place in the main hall, which is fully accessible with plenty of space for prams and buggies. These screenings are exclusively for parents or carers with babies up to the age of 12 months. Adults without babies, and children over the age of one year, are strictly not permitted to attend Bring Along Baby screenings. Coffee Craft have arranged a seat delivery service for each event. Simply place your order with them by 10.50am and they’ll deliver it straight to your seat. No more overloading with bags and baby while spilling coffee everywhere.

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