The War Just Outside Ipswich (12A)
Documentary, Film, War
Showing from:
Monday 11th January
1 hours 50 minutes
Age restriction:
Sufflolk based filmmaker, Tim Curtis (Life on the Deben, Stanley’s War) has joined forces with Neil McGlone (from The Riverside in Woodbridge) to produce a “behind-the-scenes” documentary film about the trenches facility in Suffolk. The film talks to the location’s creators and owners, Taff Gillingham and Kevin Smith of Khaki Devil, about how the system came about and the filming that has taken place here over the last 17 years. Anecdotes of famous films, actors and war stories help give the viewer a unique glimpse of life behind the scenes. The documentary's script has been written by another Suffolk resident, Jonathan Ruffle, the creator of the BBC Radio 4 drama series ’Tommies' The film is being made to help support local cinemas in Suffolk during the pandemic and is being given to them free of charge.

Monday 11th      1.30pm     7.15pm*

*Introduced by the film’s producer


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