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Season       2015- 2016

Manchester and Salford Film Society

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 Manchester Metropolitan University students Danielle Swindells  and Stephen Otioso being presented with a cheque as winners in our Tom Ainsworth Short Film Competition 2016



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MAY  28

Akira Kurosawa    JAP 1985    162m


An elderly warlord abdicates to his three sons, and the two corrupt ones turn against him. This is Kurosawa’s take on King Lear set in turbulent Samurai times.

Won  Oscar (costumes), BAFTA, Golden Globe best foreign-language film, plus 29 international awards