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SFS AGM followed by core screening at GV Marina: In Time / Real Steel

What Annual General Meeting, followed by:
Cinema 1: In Time (PG13: Some Violence & Brief Coarse Language)
Cinema 2: Real Steel (PG13: Some Violence)
Please note this is on TUESDAY instead of WEDNESDAY
When 15 November 2011 (Tuesday), 8.30pm
Where Golden Village Marina
Marina Square Shopping Mall
5A Raffles Avenue #03/04-01
Marina Leisureplex
Singapore 039801
Admission

Free admission but members only -- flash your membership card to go in. You may bring up to 2 guests if you hold a SFS Reel membership card. Non-members may sign up online or at the door -- we will issue membership on the spot. No tickets will be sold. Free seating.

 

Dear Members,

The Society's AGM will be held on Tuesday, 15 November 2011, at GV Marina from 8:30pm, just before the start of our regular 9pm screenings.

Please note that this date replaces Wednesday 16 November.

Agenda:

1. Presentation and Confirmation of Financial Statements for year ended 31 August 2011
2. Proposed investment of Fixed Deposit funds
3. Membership fee revision with effect from 1 January 2012
4. Election of Office-Bearers for 2012
5. Any other business

We hope to see you there!

In the meantime, do check out the program for this year's Animation Nation, happening this coming weekend Nov 11 - 13.

http://www.sfs.org.sg/animation/2011/index.html




Cinema 1 - In Time (PG13: Some Violence & Brief Coarse Language)

Cast: Justin Timberlake, Amanda Seyfried, Cillian Muphy
Director: Andrew Niccol
Genre: Sci-Fi/ Thriller
Language: English
Running Time: 110 minutes

Welcome to a world where time has replaced money as the universal currency. The wealthy have accumulated thousands of years, allowing them to live forever, while the poor beg, borrow, and steal enough minutes to make it through the day.

In this world, Will Salas (Justin Timberlake) is one of the unlucky ones, waking up every morning with 23 hours left on his ticking clock, and the knowledge that if he doesn't earn enough time, he won't live to see tomorrow. But Will's fortune takes an unexpected turn when a wealthy stranger turns up dead, and Will finds himself 100 years richer.

Now the prime suspect for the man's murder, Will is on the run for his life, searching for the real killer with the help of a beautiful young woman (Amanda Seyfried), who is the only one who believes he is innocent.



Cinema 2 - Real Steel (PG13: Some Violence)

Cast: Hugh Jackman, Evangeline Lilly, Dakota Goyo
Director: Shawn Levy
Genre: Action/ Adventure
Language: English
Running Time: 127 minutes

A gritty, white-knuckle, action ride set in the near-future when the sport of boxing has gone high-tech, Real Steel stars Hugh Jackman as Charlie Kenton, a washed-up fighter who once lost his chance at a title. 2000-pound, 8-foot-tall steel robots have now taken over the ring.

Reduced to a small-time promoter, Charlie earns just enough money piecing together low-end bots from scrap metal to get from one underground boxing venue to the next. When Charlie hits rock bottom, he reluctantly teams up with his estranged son Max (Dakota Goyo) to build and train a championship contender. As the stakes in the brutal, no-holds-barred arena are raised, Charlie and Max, against all odds, get one last shot at a comeback.



Note: Unless otherwise indicated, all films screened by Singapore Film Society have been passed clean by the censorship board.