The Railway Man + Screenwriter Q&A15

The Railway Man + Screenwriter Q&A

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Please be aware that there are no trailers before the performance.


Please note: we have released a limited number of tickets for sale based on social distancing currently being in place, but in line with government guidance we will be reviewing our social distancing before the event and we may make all seats in our auditorium available to book.

Join us for a screening of The Railway Man followed by a Q&A with screenwriter, Frank Cottrell-Boyce, in collaboration with Hexham Book Festival. 

Film starts at 2pm with Q&A at 4:30pm.

The Railway Man follows Eric Lomax (played by Colin Firth), a former British army officer and POW, who discovers that the Japanese interpreter who tortured him is still alive. He and his new wife (Nicole Kidman) set out to confront the man who caused him so much pain.

After the screening, Frank Cottrell-Boyce will talk about his work as a screenwriter, his credits include Millions and a Cock and Bull Story plus working with Danny Boyle on the 2012 Olympics opening ceremony.