Red Desert – Wednesday 16 October
October’s Supper Club will whisk you away to Italy, where we invite you to indulge in the finest Mediterranean flavours, followed by a screening of Michelangelo Antonioni’s acclaimed 1964 feature Red Desert, his first colour film.
Starter: Mozzarella arancini (risotto balls stuffed with cheese), spicy tomato and pepper sauce, side salad (suitable for vegetarian and vegan)
Green gnocchi, roast butternut squash, sage, (VE)
Tuna spiedini (skewers), roasted cherry tomatoes, black olives, saffron potatoes
Macedonia di Frutta (Fruit Salad, orage, melon, grapes) (VE)
Price per person £15, excluding drinks; optional dessert £4.50 (ordered on the night).
Booking for the meal has now closed
In an industrial area, a young woman suffering a mental and emotional crisis, Giulana, attempts to cope with life by embarking tentatively on an an affair with a co-worker from the petrochemical plant that is managed by her unemotional husband.
‘Perhaps the most extraordinary and riveting film of Antonioni’s entire career; and correspondingly impossible to synopsise’ – Geoff Andrew, Time Out
Wed 16 October 20:15