CineSeekers Film Club Presents “Mary And The Witch’s Flower
From Academy Award®- nominated Hiromasa Yonebayashi – animator on Studio Ghibli masterpieces Spirited Away, Howl’s Moving Castle, and Ponyo, and director of When Marnie Was There and The Secret World of Arrietty – comes a dazzling new adventure about a young girl who discovers a flower that grants magical powers, but only for one night. Based on Mary Stewart’s 1971 classic children’s book ‘The Little Broomstick’, Mary and The Witch’s Flower is an action-packed film full of jaw-dropping imaginative worlds, ingenious characters, and the simple, heartfelt story of a young girl trying to find a place in the world. Featuring the voices of Ruby Barnhill, Kate Winslet and Jim Broadbent.
Dir: Hiromasa Yonebayashi, Japan, 2018, 102 mins, Age: 8+, Eng Lang Version
The CineSeekers Film Club is a monthly film event for young people. Based in QFT, the club’s ethos is to promote and celebrate a diverse and varied range of international children’s films. By providing our young audience with a regular outlet for world cinema, our aim is to develop and nurture a broader appreciation, understanding and love of film; as well as celebrating the stories, peoples and cultures from around the globe.