PP2 - The Keeper (15) 114 mins | St Barnabas Ealing

PP2 - The Keeper (15) 114 mins

26
FEB

Date Wednesday, 26 February 2020 20:15 - 22:30
Location
Small hall, Pitshanger Lane 204, W5 1QG London, United Kingdom
Contributor
Ian Hamerton
Price
£5 - refreshments available

The Keeper tells the incredible true story of Bert Trautmann (David Kross), a German soldier and prisoner of war who, against a backdrop of British post-war protest and prejudice, secures the position of Goalkeeper at Manchester City, and in doing so becomes a footballing icon.

Struggling for acceptance by those who dismiss him as the enemy, Bert's love for Margaret (Freya Mavor), an Englishwoman, carries him through and he wins over even his harshest opponents by winning the 1956 FA Cup Final, playing on with a broken neck to secure victory. But fate will soon twist the knife for Bert and Margaret, when their love and loyalty to each other is put to the ultimate test.

To purchase tickets online go to: https://www.ticketsource.co.uk/pitshanger-pictures


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