Dec 27, Jan 1, 2: Movie – JUNIPER

Oscar-nominee Charlotte Rampling (45 Years) stars in this New Zealand drama about a bitter, alcoholic grandmother and her self-destructive teenage grandson forced to look after her as punishment for getting suspended from school.

  • Monday 27th December 7.00pm
  • Saturday 1st January 5.30pm
  • Sunday 2nd January 4.30pm

Book online:, call into the Old School office Mon-Fri 10am to 2pm. (Office closed public holidays)

Door sales from 30 mins before session times.

Licensed bar & homemade snacks on sale Thursday to Sunday screenings.

Adults $15, Concession $12, RCAC Members $12, Children $8.
The reduced concession rate is for $12 concession (student, seniors or CS cards).

Sam (17) has been on a self-destructive spiral that could lead to his death. He returns home from boarding school to find his wheelchair-bound English grandmother, Ruth has moved in. Ruth is an ex-war photographer with a lust for life and a love of the bottle.

Sam soon finds himself profoundly confronted by her alcoholic wit and chutzpah. Their first meeting is awkward; their second violent. Things get worse when Sam finds himself stranded alone with her and her nurse Sarah for the school holidays. Both strong-willed characters, a battle of supremacy ensues, enabling Sam to embrace life again and for Ruth to face her mortality.

Director: Matthew J Saville (feature debut)
Writer: Matthew J Saville
Cast: Marton Csokas, Charlotte Rampling, George Ferrier, Edith Poor

2021 M, Violence, offensive language, drug use & deals with suicide 94 mins New Zealand

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