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The Luzhin Defence

Dir: Marleen Gorris
Cast: John Turturro, Emily Watson
109mins   2000   UK, France   12A   English    F-Rated

Due to unforeseen circumstances, we are not be able to screen this film - please contact the box office for further information

Adapted by Dutch director Marlene Gorris from Vladimir Nabokov's 1930 novel, two worlds collide in this lush historical drama when a talented Russian chess player falls in love with a strong-willed society beauty, leading the two to embark on an unusual and unpredictable love affair, set in a gorgeous northern Italian lakeside town located at the foot of the Alps.

'An utterly hypnotic movie' - Stephen Hunter, Washington Post

This screening is being held in conjunction with Lewes U3A