Stromness Town Hall
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Visit the West Side Cinema in Stromness to see films from around the world.
West Side Cinema welcomes visitors to Stromness Town Hall to enjoy showings by candlelight. Viewers can enjoy a wide variety of films from around the world in a relaxed and friendly setting. Bring your own refreshments.
SAT 05 OCT: WOMAN AT WAR (12A)
Doors open 7:15 for a 7:45 start
£5 / £3 student and Young Scot card
Ratings Info infrequent moderate injury detail
Treating its timely themes with a deceptively light touch, WOMAN AT WAR is easy to enjoy in the moment, yet its impact lingers long after the closing credits roll.
Halla is a fifty-year-old independent woman. But behind the scenes of a quiet routine, she leads a double life as a passionate environmental activist. Known to others only by her alias "The Woman of the Mountain," Halla secretly wages a one-woman-war on the local aluminum industry. As Halla's actions grow bolder, from petty vandalism to outright industrial sabotage, she succeeds in pausing the negotiations between the Icelandic government and the corporation building a new aluminum smelter. But right as she begins planning her biggest and boldest operation yet, she receives an unexpected letter that changes everything.
Watch the trailer: vimeo.com/267209083