The story is set in 1965, on an
idyllic New England island called “New Penzance”.
Twelve-year-old Sam Shakusky (Jared Gilman) is an orphan who is attending a “Khaki Scout” summer camp, Camp Ivanhoe, led by Scout Master Ward (Edward Norton). Suzy Bishop (Kara Hayward) lives on the island with her attorney
parents and three younger
brothers in a house called
Sam and Suzy make a secret pact to reunite the following summer and run away together. Various factions of the town
mobilize to search for them and the town is turned upside down -which might not be such a bad thing.
Dates: Tuesday 27th Nov Time: 11am (94mins) Admission: €4 (includes tea / coffee and biscuits after the screening!)