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The life of a military wife can be thankless. Separated from loved ones and staring down the barrel of anxiety and loneliness, their quiet bravery and sacrifice go unnoticed while they live with the dread of a fateful knock on the door. But Kate (Kristin Scott Thomas), the perfect officer’s wife, bears it all with grace and stoicism. She finds freedom in song and persuades a disparate group of women on the base to form the Military Wives Choir. 

Initially sceptical and embarrassed by such an amateur bunch, newcomer Lisa (Sharon Horgan), a rebel and rocker to the core, is quickly transformed by the choir’s friendship, humour and courage.

Cinema Bambino

Enabling parents to enjoy screenings of popular films in our cinema with their babies (under 12 months). We offer a relaxed atmosphere and an opportunity to get out of the house and meet other parents. Our cinema facilities are adapted appropriately, with the noise turned down, lights turned up and ample buggy parking space.

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Midlands Arts Centre is serious about film. We listen to our audiences to ensure you get the cinema experience you want. Duration stated includes trailers and adverts (check individual listings for Q&A details). Please note that we do not admit latecomers after the main feature has started and we have a limited food and drink policy. You can find more information about our cinema refreshments policy here. You can also see more information about Relaxed Screenings here.

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