Luay Salman

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Monday 22nd October

Pad Man (12A) This is the fictionalised account of a humble Indian metalworker who challenged entrenched taboos in a patriarchal society when he set about inventing a cheap way to produce sanitary pads. Enduring the disapproval of his family and the embarrassment of his new wife Lakshmi, he was determined to end the need for …

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Monday 15th October

Happy End (15) In his latest film, Michael Haneke (Cache, The White Ribbon) puts his masterful directorial skills to a satirical look at the troubled high-bourgeoise Laurent family. 13-year-old Eve is the mole who uses her phone to spy on her unhappy Calais-based family. A strong cast including Isabelle Huppert and Toby Jones makes this …

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