WASM HAS BEEN INVITED TO SEE THE NEW MOVIE “BELLE” AT THE AMC CINEPLEX FORUM. THURSDAY, MAY 8 at 7 pm.
Release Date ( U.S. ) : May 2, 2014
Directed by: Amma Asante
Written by : Misan Sagay
Produced by Damian Jones
Cast : Gugu Mbatha -Raw , Tom Wilkinson , Emily Watson , Sarah Gadon , Penelope Wilton, Miranda Richardson, Tom Felton , Sam Reid and Matthew Goode
BEAUTIFUL is inspired by the true story of Dido Elizabeth Belle ( Gugu Mbatha- Raw) , the illegitimate mixed race daughter of a Royal Navy Admiral . Raised by her aristocratic great-uncle Lord Mansfield (Tom Wilkinson) and his wife ( Emily Watson) , Belle’s lineage affords her some privileges , yet the color of her skin Prevents her from Participating fully in the traditions of her social standing. Left to wonder if she ever find love Will , Belle falls for an idealistic young vicar ‘s son bent on changing who, with her help , shapes Lord Mansfield ‘s role as Lord Chief Justice to end slavery in England .
We, members and friends of the WOMEN’S ART SOCIETY OF MONTREAL, have been offered FREE TICKETS to see the above movie at the AMC Cineplex Forum on THURSDAY, MAY 8TH AT 7 PM. If you plan on attending, please be around the box office area or near the statue, where there are seats, to pick up your ticket at 6.15 pm. Wear some red or use your WASM red bag ! Look forward to seeing you all. We’ll stop for coffee at Pikarna after the show.