A quick reminder for all you film buffs out there, that Keswick Film Festival will soon be upon us. Running from the 16th to the 19th February 2017, this years festival brings you the very best of the new releases, plus a selection of classics from Hollywood at its finest.

This years special guest is Greta Scacchi. Fresh from the West End stage, in Kenneth Branagh’s The Entertainer. They┬áintend to screen her latest film and look back at her remarkable career from Heat and Dust, The Player and The Falling to the acclaimed TV adaptation of War and Peace.

Producer Nick Barton and visual effects supervisor Simon Hughes will be there to tell all about the making of last years hit, Swallows and Amazons.

Just a few of the films to enjoy are;

American Honey ; Andrea Arnold’s latest take on the road trip.

The Patriach ; Family rivalry and reconciliation in rural New Zealand.

Manchester by the Sea ; Casey Affleck is compelling as a man facing up to his past in New England.

La La Land ; Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone give terrific performances in Whiplash director Damien Chazelle’s beguiling musical romance.

These are just a few examples of the films on offer this year along with the Osprey Short Film Awards, celebrating the very best in local film making.

So don’t miss out, contact www.theatrebythelake.com for festival passes and individual tickets and contact us at Leonard’s Field House (www.leonardsfieldhouse.co.uk) or tel: 017687 74170 for accommodation.

Don’t forget to book direct of the best rates.