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Birnam & Dunkeld Film Society

The object of the society is to promote the arts, particularly the art of film and allied visual techniques. Membership of the society is £25 for the season which runs from September through to the following May . Visitors and guests are welcome.

Films are shown at Birnam Arts, usually on the evening of the second & fourth Sundays of each month, starting at 7:30 pm Doors open at 7:00 pm and there is a bar and light refreshments available before each screening.

The programme is selected by the members to contain a mix of contemporary releases which may have not been shown in local commercial cinemas as well as old classics and favourites.

September - December 2017 Programme

September 3rd Lion 2016 1h:58m PG
A five-year-old Indian boy gets lost on the streets of Calcutta, thousands of kilometers from home. He survives many challenges before being adopted by a couple in Australia. 25 years later, he sets out to find his lost family.

September 17th Hidden Figures 2016 2h:07m PG 
The story of a team of female African-American mathematicians who served a vital role in NASA during the early years of the U.S. space program.

October 8th A United Kingdon 2016 1h:51m 12A
The story of King Seretse Khama of Botswana and how his loving but controversial marriage to a British white woman, Ruth Williams, put his kingdom into political and diplomatic turmoil.

October 22nd Frantz 2016 1h:53m 12
In the aftermath of WWI, a young German who grieves the death of her fiancé in France meets a mysterious Frenchman who visits the fiancé's grave to lay flowers.

November 12th A Street Cat Named Bob 2016 1h:43m 12A
The true feel good story of how James Bowen, a busker and recovering drug addict, had his life transformed when he met a stray ginger cat.

November 26th Captain Fantastic 2016 1h:58m 15
In the forests of the Pacific Northwest, a father devoted to raising his six kids off-grid with a rigorous physical and intellectual education is forced to leave his paradise and enter the world, challenging his idea of what it means to be a parent.

December 10th Hunt For The Wilderpeople 2016 1h:41m 12A
A national manhunt is ordered for a rebellious kid and his foster uncle who go missing in the wild New Zealand bush.


  • Secretary: Tom Barnard, Park Cottage, Little Dunkeld, PH8 0AB. 01350 727740
  • Treasurer: Ron Convery, Forest Lodge, Ladywell, Dunkeld, PH8 0DV. 01350 727690
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