Film Honeyland (12A)
May 23 @ 15:00pm - 16:30pm£4 – £6
Tickets on sale Tuesday 11th May
The 3rd film in the programme from:
2019 documentary drama about a woman utilises ancient beekeeping traditions to cultivate honey in the mountains of North Macedonia and return the natural balance in Honeyland. When a neighbouring family tries to do the same, it becomes a source of tension as they disregard her wisdom and advice.
★★★★ Beekeeper’s life with a sting in the tale. In this terrific documentary shot in North Macedonia, a woman tending wild hives is rattled by her new, disruptive neighbours. ” The Guardian Full review
★★★★”Stunningly beautiful and quietly powerful, this is a portrait of a vanishing way of life and of a determined woman who’s just trying to make her way in the world.” Full review
★★★★”A documentary about a Macedonian beekeeper’s conflict with her neighbors becomes a lyrical environmental fable.” Full review NY Times