Thanks to everyone who came along and helped to make the MiLAN Film Festival 2017 such a success. See you next year!!!


Please note:
Families and children are welcome, although film certificates will apply.
Children under 16 years of age must be accompanied by a responsible adult.


Monday 13th February

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Still Alice (2014) 12A

A linguistics professor and her family find their bonds tested when she is diagnosed with Alzheimer's Disease.

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Speakers: (click for more info)
Professor Louise Robinson
Jonny Tull
Rosie Anderson
Dr Lynne Corner

Discussion themes:
'Memory and Self' - Early Onset Dementia - Latest Research, Carer Narratives, Singing for the Brain and Dementia-Friendly Cinema.

Eventbrite - From Medicine With Love - A Film Festival - Still Alice

Tuesday 14th February

WALL-E (2008) U

In the distant future, a small waste-collecting robot inadvertently embarks on a space journey that will ultimately decide the fate of mankind, and falls in love !Alternative Valentine's Night! ...with live coded music + performance poetry robot

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Speakers: (click for more info)
Dr Adrian Lloyd
Dr Andrew Shail
Dr Helen Limon

Discussion themes:
'A Green and Pleasant Future?'- Loneliness, Wellbeing and What it Means to be Human, Migration and the Importance of Home and the Films of Disney-Pixar.

Eventbrite - From Medicine With Love - A Film Festival - WALL-E

Wednesday 15th February

Amour (2012) 12A

Georges and Anne are an octogenarian couple. They are cultivated, retired music teachers. Their daughter, also a musician, lives in Britain with her family. One day, Anne has a stroke, and the couple's bond of love is severely tested.

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Speakers: (click for more info)
Luca Rutherford
Rachael Allen
Barbara Salas
Sue Spencer

Discussion themes:
'Let's Talk About Death' - End of Life and the Art of Care, The Hospice Movement and the Music of Franz Schubert.

Eventbrite - From Medicine With Love - A Film Festival - Amour

Thursday 16th February

Untouchable (2011) 15

After he becomes a quadriplegic from a paragliding accident, an aristocrat hires a young man from the projects to be his caregiver.

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Speakers: (click for more info)
Lee Ridley AKA 'Lost Voice Guy'
Lucy Reynolds
Errol Kerr

Discussion themes:
'A Life Well Lived': Representations of Disability, The Art of Comic Timing, Celebrating Diversity and Ensuring Equal Opportunities in Education.

Eventbrite - From Medicine With Love - A Film Festival - Untouchable

Friday 17th February

Life, Animated (2016) PG

A coming of age story about a boy and his family who overcame great challenges by turning Disney animated movies into a language to express love, loss, kinship and brotherhood.

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Speakers: (click for more info)
Dr Jeremy Parr 
Dr Vivienne O'Sullivan
Sam Summers

Discussion themes:
'Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD)': Family Narratives, Research in Immersive Reality to Reduce Fear and Phobias and The Power of Cinema to Communicate.

Eventbrite - From Medicine With Love - A Film Festival - Life, Animated