The Barefoot Contessa Magic Lantern Film Club Sunday 10 th December 7 pm
THE BAREFOOT CONTESSA is a 1954 American drama film written and directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz. Running time: 130 minutes
10 Dec, 19:00 – 21:20 GMT
Tisbury, Victoria Hall, Tisbury, Salisbury SP3 6HD, UK
A film about the life and loves of fictional Spanish sex symbol Maria Vargas, it stars Humphrey Bogart, Ava Gardner, and Edmond O’Brien. The film’s slow-paced plot focuses on social positioning and high-powered politics within the world of film and high society.
For his performance, O’Brien won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor and the corresponding Golden Globe. Mankiewicz was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay.
Doors open 6.30 pm. Bar available