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Book Shop, The

movie details

Director:
Isabel Coixet
Cast:

Emily Mortimer, Patricia Clarkson, Bill Nighy

Release:
02/08/2018
Length:
113 Mins
Genre:
Drama
Distributor:
Transmission Films
Rating:
(Contains coarse language)

synopsis

Based on Penelope Fitzgerald’s novel of the same name; The Bookshop is set in 1959, Florence Green (Emily Mortimer), a free-spirited widow, puts grief behind her and risks everything to open up a bookshop – the first such shop in the sleepy seaside town of Hardborough, England. Fighting damp, cold and considerable local apathy she struggles to establish herself but soon her fortunes change for the better.

Screening at Invercargill only.