War Horse

Follows a young man named Albert and his horse, Joey, and how their bond is broken when Joey is sold to the cavalry and sent to the trenches of World War One. Despite being too young to enlist, Albert heads to France to save his friend. [Synopsis courtesy of IMDb, Image courtesy of DreamWorks]


Based on the best-selling autobiography of food writer Nigel Slater, Toast is a delicious love letter to the tastes and smells that a young boy associates with his journey into adulthood. Starring Oscar nominee Helena Bonham Carter (The King’s Speech) and Freddie Highmore (Charlie And The Chocolate Factory) and adapted by Oscar-nominated screenwriter Lee Hall (Billy Elliott, Steven Spielberg’s War Horse) the film follows the boy’s difficulties communicating with his father following his mother’s death – all seen through his connection to food. The film also stars Ken Stott. [Description Courtesy of Film Society of New York]