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Richmond Film Society : MUSTANG

  • TURKEY 2015
  • 97 minutes
  • Director - Deniz Gamze Ergüven

In rural Turkey, five orphaned sisters are wrongly accused of debauchery. Their relatives incarcerate them at home and resolve to marry each sister off in order to preserve family honour. Short-listed for the Foreign Language Oscar.

Price:

Non-members are always very welcome on the night.

  • Non-member tickets are available to purchase tickets on the door for £6.00 a show or for Full-Time Students & ES40s £4.00 per film.
  • RFS Members FREE

Time:

All films are shown at 8pm

Venue:

St Mary's University - Room G5 The Pete Postlethwaite Picture House (a few doors to the right of the main entrance)

Venue

St Mary's University College

Event Sponsor

Richmond Film Society

January
Tuesday
17
8pm  

Eel Pie Club : BLUESCLUB Band

BLUESCLUB's star line-up is Guy Fletcher (Dire Straits and Mark Knopfler Band) on Keys, Steel guitar; William Topley (The Blessing) on Vocals, Peter Hope-Evans (Medicine Head and Pete Townshend) on Mouth Organ and Jews Harp, Danny Cummings (Dire Straits, Mark Knopfler Band) on Drums; and Robbie McIntosh (The Pretenders, Paul McCartney Band and John Mayer) on Guitars, Alan Rogan on Fender Bass. With a combined love for the Blues of America from the 1930s to the 70s, BluesClub setlist includes songs from artists as varied as Leadbelly, Son house and Charley Patton to Slim Harpo, Sonny Boy Williamson, John Lee Hooker, Taj Mahal and Canned Heat. The pedigree of the musicians involved speaks for itself. This will be a great night! Not to be missed!

Details

  • Doors 8:30pm
  • Music from 9:15-11pm (unless otherwise indicated)
  • Tickets cash on door (if still available) or credit card in advance via www.eelpieclub.com

Venue

The Cabbage Patch Public House

Event Sponsor

Eel Pie Club

January
Thursday
26
8pm  

Richmond Film Society : THE COMPANY YOU KEEP

  • USA 2012
  • 125 minutes
  • Director - Robert Redford

Director Robert Redford plays a respectable public-interest lawyer. But a local reporter discovers that he was formerly a member of the Weathermen terrorist organisation back in the 1960s.

Is it possible to bury your past and start afresh?

Price:

Non-members are always very welcome on the night.

  • Non-member tickets are available to purchase tickets on the door for £6.00 a show or for Full-Time Students & ES40s £4.00 per film.
  • RFS Members FREE

Time:

All films are shown at 8pm

Venue:

St Mary's University - Room G5 The Pete Postlethwaite Picture House (a few doors to the right of the main entrance)

Venue

St Mary's University College

Event Sponsor

Richmond Film Society

January
Tuesday
31
8pm  

Eel Pie Club : LONNIE DONEGAN BAND featuring PETER DONEGAN

Peter Donegan is son of Lonnie Donegan, the King of Skiffle. Peter is a talented musician in his own right and he has joined forces with the band that toured with the legend for the last 30 years. A multi-instrumentalist, he plays Piano, Guitar, Mandolin, Harmonica, Banjo, as well as lead vocals.Peter is not only a talented performer, having toured with Van Morrison and Crystal Gale, but is also a talented songwriter. Having developed his own style, Peter accompanied by the Lonnie Donegan Band will perform some of Lonnie"s classics such as 'Putting On The Style', 'Have a Drink On Me', 'Rock Island Line', and 'Pick a Bale of Cotton' to name just a few. But they also delve into some of Lonnie"s lesser, known recordings. This combined with original numbers written by Peter adds up to a great night of Skiffle, Blues, Jazz and a lot of foot-stomping fun!

Details

  • Doors 8:30pm
  • Music from 9:15-11pm (unless otherwise indicated)
  • Tickets cash on door (if still available) or credit card in advance via www.eelpieclub.com

Venue

The Cabbage Patch Public House

Event Sponsor

Eel Pie Club

February
Thursday
9
8pm  

Richmond Film Society : DHEEPAN

  • FRANCE 2015
  • 115 minutes
  • Director - Jacques Audiard

A Tamil soldier poses as the husband and father of two other refugees in order to escape a civil war in Sri Lanka. Arriving in France, the makeshift "family" find themselves embroiled in violence on the streets of Paris.

Price:

Non-members are always very welcome on the night.

  • Non-member tickets are available to purchase tickets on the door for £6.00 a show or for Full-Time Students & ES40s £4.00 per film.
  • RFS Members FREE

Time:

All films are shown at 8pm

Venue:

St Mary's University - Room G5 The Pete Postlethwaite Picture House (a few doors to the right of the main entrance)

Venue

St Mary's University College

Event Sponsor

Richmond Film Society

February
Tuesday
14
8pm  

Eel Pie Club : Kast Off Kinks

Not a Tribute Band! The Kast-Off Kinks contains 3 actual Members of and is still regarded to this day as the backbone of the original Kinks, is joined by . By fans, Ian is regarded as the best keyboard player of The Kinks. The fourth member and only non-Kink, is Dave Clarke (ex Noel Redding Band), taking the place of the Davies brothers. . Almost every other ex-Kink has guested with The Kast-Off Kinks, including Ray Davies

Details

  • Doors 8:30pm
  • Music from 9:15-11pm (unless otherwise indicated)
  • Tickets cash on door (if still available) or credit card in advance via www.eelpieclub.com

Venue

The Cabbage Patch Public House

Event Sponsor

Eel Pie Club

February
Thursday
23
8pm  

Richmond Film Society : THE CLUB

  • CHILE 2015
  • 98 minutes
  • Director - Pablo Larraín

Four defrocked priests live a clandestine existence in a Chilean beach town, out of sight (and mind) of both the public and the Catholic Church.

The arrival of a new 'inmate' disrupts their existence.

Price:

Non-members are always very welcome on the night.

  • Non-member tickets are available to purchase tickets on the door for £6.00 a show or for Full-Time Students & ES40s £4.00 per film.
  • RFS Members FREE

Time:

All films are shown at 8pm

Venue:

St Mary's University - Room G5 The Pete Postlethwaite Picture House (a few doors to the right of the main entrance)

Venue

St Mary's University College

Event Sponsor

Richmond Film Society

February
Tuesday
28
8pm  

Eel Pie Club : CYRIL DAVIES TRIBUTE - Alan Glen All-Stars

As part of the 2017 Twickenham Festival, some of the finest musicians in the UK will pay tribute to the music of Cyril Davies and Alexis Korner and the release in 1963 of 'Country Line Special/Chicago Calling'. This annual all-star event is one of the most popular in the Eel Pie calendar. The Alan Glen/John O'Leary All-Stars are: Alan Glen (Yardbirds, Nine Below Zero), John O'Leary (Downliners Sect, Savoy Brown), Tim Penn (Cadillac Kings), Nick Newall (Kinks, Zoot Money), Glynn Evans (Ray Davies, Martha

Details

  • Doors 8:30pm
  • Music from 9:15-11pm (unless otherwise indicated)
  • Tickets cash on door (if still available) or credit card in advance via www.eelpieclub.com

Venue

The Cabbage Patch Public House

Event Sponsor

Eel Pie Club

March
Thursday
9
8pm  

Richmond Film Society : STILL WALKING

  • JAPAN 2008
  • 115 minutes
  • Director - Hirokazu Koreeda

Grown-up son and daughter visit elderly parents to commemorate the death of eldest son who drowned while saving the life of a stranger 12 years ago.

Younger son Ryota still feels his parents resent that he wasn't the one who died.

Price:

Non-members are always very welcome on the night.

  • Non-member tickets are available to purchase tickets on the door for £6.00 a show or for Full-Time Students & ES40s £4.00 per film.
  • RFS Members FREE

Time:

All films are shown at 8pm

Venue:

St Mary's University - Room G5 The Pete Postlethwaite Picture House (a few doors to the right of the main entrance)

Venue

St Mary's University College

Event Sponsor

Richmond Film Society

March
Tuesday
14
8pm  

Eel Pie Club : ROLLIN STONED

We never get tired of getting Rollin' Stoned! This magnificent band returns for two hours of nostalgia playing the best of 1964-1969 - and all those eclectic classics you almost forgot about. Endorsed by Keith Richards' mother as , Rollin' Stoned have also been described by The Times as " and have been revered by both Stones fans for their authenticity and the real Stones who booked them for the band's birthday!. This is always a popular gig - so early booking advised!

Details

  • Doors 8:30pm
  • Music from 9:15-11pm (unless otherwise indicated)
  • Tickets cash on door (if still available) or credit card in advance via www.eelpieclub.com

Venue

The Cabbage Patch Public House

Event Sponsor

Eel Pie Club

March
Thursday
23
8pm  

Richmond Film Society : THE LESSON

  • BULGARIA 2014
  • 111 minutes
  • Directors: Kristina Grozeva & Petar Valchanov

The powerful portrayal of a teacher's life as she goes to desperate lengths in order to preserve a roof over her family's head - thwarted at every turn. You end up rooting for her all the way.

Price:

Non-members are always very welcome on the night.

  • Non-member tickets are available to purchase tickets on the door for £6.00 a show or for Full-Time Students & ES40s £4.00 per film.
  • RFS Members FREE

Time:

All films are shown at 8pm

Venue:

St Mary's University - Room G5 The Pete Postlethwaite Picture House (a few doors to the right of the main entrance)

Venue

St Mary's University College

Event Sponsor

Richmond Film Society

March
Tuesday
28
8pm  

Eel Pie Club : KAT & CO

Magnificent American blues vocalist, Kathleen (Kat) Pearson's face has appeared on the cover of ID Magazine and in the video of the hit single, "Block Rockin' Beats" by the Chemical Brothers. She guested on the hit single of D. Ream's Things Can Only Get Better and has shared the stage with Lulu and Mud Morganfield (Muddy Waters Jr.) and Mud Morganfield guested on Kat & Co's CD, I Kat The Blues. Kat & Co. have just released their 4th CD, 'Blues Is The New Cool'. The band is a vibrant collaboration between Kat Pearson, guitarist, Francesco Accurso and pianist, Federico Parodi with Marco Marzola on bass and Nicholas Owsianka on drums. Between them they have created a contemporary image to the blues with an authentic personal sound that creates an infectious energy that enthralls their audiences. Previous performances by Kat & Co. include the Montreux Jazz Festival, Ronnie Scotts, London Blues Festival and Shepherds Bush Empire. "Kat & Co. have produced what I would describe as "Nightclub blues"...It is smoky, it is sassy and it is very classy." Blues Matters. "Kathleen Pearson has one of the most genuine and powerful voices in Blues in London today, with her strong, solid band they are a tour de force of Blues" Ronnie Scotts. www.katandco.co.uk. Kat Pearson has been a regular visitor to the Eel Pie Club,having guested at our Christmas parties and charity benefit nights. She also appeared as a special guest with Mud Morganfield, at the Art Wood charity night, and at the Christmas Party. She is talented, classy and beautiful. Not to be missed!

Details

  • Doors 8:30pm
  • Music from 9:15-11pm (unless otherwise indicated)
  • Tickets cash on door (if still available) or credit card in advance via www.eelpieclub.com

Venue

The Cabbage Patch Public House

Event Sponsor

Eel Pie Club

April
Thursday
6
8pm  

Eel Pie Club : KAT & CO.

KAT & CO.'s face has appeared on the cover of ID Magazine and in the video of the hit single, "Block Rockin' Beats" by the Chemical Brothers. She guested on the hit single of D. Ream's and has shared the stage with Lulu and Mud Morganfield (Muddy Waters Jr.) and Mud Morganfield guested on Kat

Details

  • Doors 8:30pm
  • Music from 9:15-11pm (unless otherwise indicated)
  • Tickets cash on door (if still available) or credit card in advance via www.eelpieclub.com

Venue

The Cabbage Patch Public House

Event Sponsor

Eel Pie Club

April
Thursday
6
8pm  

Richmond Film Society : THE SECOND MOTHER

  • BRAZIL 2015
  • 112 minutes
  • Director - Anna Muylaert

Val has been the housemaid of a wealthy family in Sao Paulo for many years.

Tensions arise after her estranged daughter Jessica suddenly appears and challenges the unspoken class barriers that exist within the home.

Price:

Non-members are always very welcome on the night.

  • Non-member tickets are available to purchase tickets on the door for £6.00 a show or for Full-Time Students & ES40s £4.00 per film.
  • RFS Members FREE

Time:

All films are shown at 8pm

Venue:

St Mary's University - Room G5 The Pete Postlethwaite Picture House (a few doors to the right of the main entrance)

Venue

St Mary's University College

Event Sponsor

Richmond Film Society

April
Tuesday
11
8pm  

Eel Pie Club : JOE JAMMER'S ALL-STAR CHICAGO BLUES REVUE

Originally from Chicago, Joe Jammer was live guitarist for Supertramp, Screaming Lord Sutch, Paladin, Stealers Wheel, Donna Summer and Maggie Bell. Founding member of The Olympic Runners, Jam Master for Buddy Guy's Original Checkerboard Lounge, Chicago Jam Master at The Speakeasy, London and Session Guitarist for Mick Jagger, Joe Cocker, Ringo Starr, Jerry Lee Lewis and Oprah Winfrey, Joe Jammer has also been seen in "Sports Illustrated", Aerosmith's Autobiography "Walk This Way", "Stairway To Heaven - Led Zeppelin Uncensored" by Richard Cole, Rolling Stone Magazine's "Encyclopedia of Rock

Details

  • Doors 8:30pm
  • Music from 9:15-11pm (unless otherwise indicated)
  • Tickets cash on door (if still available) or credit card in advance via www.eelpieclub.com

Venue

The Cabbage Patch Public House

Event Sponsor

Eel Pie Club

April
Thursday
20
8pm  

Richmond Film Society : SING STREET

  • UK/IRE 2016
  • 106 minutes
  • Director - John Carney

A schoolboy forms a band to try and impress a girl. Set in 1985 Dublin, this uplifting musical comedy from the director of 'Once' is an homage to the music and fashion of the '80s.

Price:

Non-members are always very welcome on the night.

  • Non-member tickets are available to purchase tickets on the door for £6.00 a show or for Full-Time Students & ES40s £4.00 per film.
  • RFS Members FREE

Time:

All films are shown at 8pm

Venue:

St Mary's University - Room G5 The Pete Postlethwaite Picture House (a few doors to the right of the main entrance)

Venue

St Mary's University College

Event Sponsor

Richmond Film Society

April
Tuesday
25
8pm  

Eel Pie Club : DONA OXFORD - "Goddess of Soul, Queen of Boogie"

US born-and-raised singer/pianist Doña Oxford will be taking a break from touring with the legendary Albert Lee, as part of his Hogan's Heroes backing band, to appear here at the Eel Pie Club with her very own 4-piece group. In addition to performing with her own band, Dona has worked as a singer/pianist with some of the finest musicians around. Her CV these days reads like a who's who of popular music, including work with the likes of Keith Richards, Van Morrison, Buddy Guy, Levon Helm, Lonnie Brooks, Shirley Dixon and her idol, former Chuck Berry sideman and father of rock & roll piano, Johnnie Johnson. Now based in LA, California, as well as extensive touring around her native USA Doña's impressive playing and singing has been heard worldwide. She has produced five albums under her own name, the most recent of which, "Soul Quest", was received with considerable critical acclaim. A high-energy performer with a powerful delivery and stunning piano technique, Doña imbues every song, from ballad to rip roaring classic, with a unique style and delivery. She is promising to bring to the Club this evening a show that is a mixture of "Roots", R&B, Soul and some of the most remarkable Boogie Woogie piano playing you are ever likely to see! A rare chance to see this terrific performer with her own band that also features James Beck on guitar & vocals, Ben Graham on bass & vocals, Jim Williams on percussion & vocals and Mikey Ciancio on drums. " ...Carole King meets The Rolling Stones" Fortune Magazine; "The next big thing in music" Ewan McGregor; "If she's not coming near you, you need to move" Joe Bonamassa. www.donaoxford.com.

Details

  • Doors 8:30pm
  • Music from 9:15-11pm (unless otherwise indicated)
  • Tickets cash on door (if still available) or credit card in advance via www.eelpieclub.com

Venue

The Cabbage Patch Public House

Event Sponsor

Eel Pie Club

May
Thursday
4
8pm