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Philomena on May 9th

Directed by Stephen Frears in 2013
Certificate 12a

After losing his job as a spin doctor, Martin Sixsmith (Steve Coogan) decides to return to journalism.  His first subject is Philomena Lee ( played by Judi Dench) an Irishwoman who as a teenager had a son that she gave up.  Together they set out to find him.

Nominated for Baftas and Oscars, this is a terrific sophisticated comedy that treats serious issues with a light touch