"Mr Jones". Film screening. 5 December 2019, 7:30pm at Cine Lumiere


Ukraine/Poland/UK  2019 / 119min / dir. Agnieszka Holland, with James Norton, Vanessa Kirby, Peter Sarsgaard/ English, Ukrainian, Russian, Welsh, with English subtitles

James Norton stars as Gareth Jones, a Welsh journalist travelling to the Soviet Union on a reporting assignment in the 1930s. Jones escapes his cynical circle of media expats in Moscow and embarks on a secret trip south to Ukraine, following a tip-off about a raging famine. He encounters eerie and haunting scenes of human tragedy but his eye-witness accounts are later dismissed and denied.

Tickets £13 (£11). Book via Cine Lumiere.

Program in full.