What’s On

September 2016
Thu 29
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A Fish Called Wanda Free introductory evening open to everyone, not just to HFS or HLSI members

A Fish Called Wanda USA/UK  1988, 108 mins.  Dir. Charles Crichton and

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September 2016
Wed 28
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Robert Cunning

Rockhill by Robert Cunnings THE CITY AND BEYOND considers the relationsh

Thu 29
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A Fish Called Wanda Free introductory evening open to everyone, not just to HFS or HLSI members

A Fish Called Wanda USA/UK  1988, 108 mins.  Dir. Charles Crichton and

October 2016
Tue 04
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Perfect Wives in Ideal Homes: the story of women in the 1950s

Virginia Nicholson, historian of women’s lives through the 20th centur

Wed 05
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Magic Flute

Introduction to Mozart’s opera with Robert Lloyd, comparing artists an

Thu 06
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London’s Rail Tunnels

Discussion led by Alastair Pearce

Sat 08
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Book Fair

Bargain books

Tue 11
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The Bitter Taste of Victory: life, love and artistic reconstruction in the ruins of the Reich, 1945-49

By the end of the Second World War, Germany was a nation of rubble: 7.5

Fri 14
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Evelyn Korn

Autumn at the Cherry tree, oil on canvas ©Evelyn Korn 2017. All rights

Sat 15
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Evelyn Korn

Autumn at the Cherry Tree  oil on canvas ©Evelyn Korn, 2016. All Right

Sun 16
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Evelyn Korn

Autumn at the Cherry Tree ©Evelyn Korn 2016. All rights reserved Sun-ba

Tue 18
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Documentary Making in a Dangerous World

Edward Watts is an award-winning documentary film-maker who has worked i

Tue 25
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Guilty Thing: a life of Thomas de QuinceyFrances Wilson, biographer and literary critic

Frances Wilson, biographer and literary critic ‘Life for de Quincey wa

Thu 27
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Hitchcock/Truffaut

France/USA  2015,  79 mins, Dir. Kent Jones starring, Alfred Hitchcock

November 2016
Tue 01
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Blowing Hot and Cold: the strange story of the earth’s atmosphere

We take it for granted that it is warmer at the equator and colder at th

Wed 02
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The Art of Tito Gobbi

Presenting the art of Tito Gobbi and celebrated baritones in their defin