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Senior Selections: Sunshine On Leith
Senior Selections: Sunshine On Leith
Senior Selections - Screenings for 60+ audiences with free tea and coffee and post-film discussion
  • PG
  • Cinema can take us on journeys across the globe, make historical stories come to life and bring people together to share great entertainment. We love talking about films and so do our audiences. Our new Senior Selections invites older audiences to enjoy classic cinema and share their thoughts about the film over a cuppa after the film. Discover new films and make new friendships in the comfortable surroundings of Filmhouse.

    Senior Selections films are chosen by our Senior Volunteers, who will be on hand to welcome you and have a chat after the film.

    These film screenings are for audiences who are over-60. Tickets are £3 each and include tea, coffee and biscuits after the film. Places are limited and we particularly welcome new audiences.

    Cert: PG – Contains mild language, violence and sex references

    Dexter Fletcher / UK 2013 / 1h40m / Digital

    Cast: George MacKay, Kevin Guthrie, Peter Mullan, Jason Flemyng, Jane Horrocks.

    A hugely enjoyable adaptation of the successful stage musical featuring the songs of the Proclaimers. Home is where the heart is for Davy and Ally (George McKay, Kevin Guthrie). Returning home to Leith from duty in Afghanistan, the lads kindle romances old and new: Ally with Davy’s sister Liz (Freya Mavor), and Davy with Yvonne (Antonia Thomas), his wee sister’s best friend from work. Meanwhile, Davy's parents Rab (Peter Mullan) and Jean (Jane Horrocks) are planning their 25th wedding anniversary. Everything’s going swimmingly, until a revelation from Rab’s past threatens to tear the family and all three couples apart...