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Matinee Film: Round Midnight (1986)

Thursday 25th January 2018 -


A very touching and lovely ode to the beauty of jazz music.

Real life jazz legend Dexter Gordon brilliantly portrays fictional tenor sax player Dale Turner, a musician slowly losing the battle with alcoholism, estranged from his family, and hanging on by a thread in 1950s New York. One of the most renowned jazz films ever released winning an Oscar for ‘Best Original Music Score’. Also starring Francois Cluzet.

Duration 133mins. Certificate 15.