Into Film Clubs
Into Film Clubs provide opportunities to watch, review and make films.
One of the 20th century's most talented novelists, towards the end of her life Iris Murdoch began to lose her memory and her grip on language. This moving and brilliantly acted biopic jumps between Iris's heady student days to 40 years later, when she is diagnosed with Alzheimer's. Not just a fascinating portrait of Murdoch, this film shows the tender and enduring relationship between the author and her husband, John Bayley, who nursed her throughout her illness.
Inspiring film about a musical genius pushed by his parents to succeed as a pianist but descending into a dark world of mental illness.
11+ years 101 mins
This biopic examines the tragically short life of celebrated writer Sylvia Plath, whose best-known work includes The Bell Jar and Ariel.
14+ years 109 mins
Moving true story of writer Dominique Bauby's stroke, which left him paralysed except for his left eye, with which he was able to dictate his memoir.
14+ years 107 mins
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