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Tolkien

Dir: Dome Karukoski
Cast: Lily Collins, Nicholas Hoult, Patrick Gibson
112mins   2019   US   12A   English    Audio Described

Exploring the formative years of renowned author J.R.R Tolkien's life as he finds friendship, courage and inspiration among a fellow group of writers and artists at school. Their brotherhood strengthens as they grow up and weather love and loss together, including Tolkien’s tumultuous courtship of his beloved Edith Bratt, until the outbreak of the First World War which threatens to tear their fellowship apart - all being experiences that would provide inspiration for Tolkien to write the fantasy novels that he would become world famous for.