WIN: The Runaways preview screening tickets - see it first and free

The Runaways is a new Yorkshire made film featuring BAFTA award winning Cheat actress Molly Windsor with stars of The Full Monty and Brassed Off.

By Graham Walker
Tuesday, 07 May, 2019, 18:50
The Runaways new 'uplifting' film being shot in Yorkshire

And we're giving you the chance to see it first and free.

The film, about three children on the ru from social services with the family's seaside holiday donkeys business, has been chosen for a prestigious screening at the Cannes Film Festival in May.

But first it gets a special preview showing at the Film Unit Cinema at University of Sheffield Students' Union, Western Bank.

And we've got five pairs of tickets to be won to the Sheffield screening on Monday night, March 18, 7pm.

Free prize draw entry details are below.

But hurry. Deadline is tomorrow, Sunday, March 17, 2pm..

The Runaways stars rising young actress Molly Windsor. Photo: Artists Partnership Faye Thomas.

Be one of the first to see this charming independent film made by Sheffield filmmakers and set in the North of England.

BUY TICKETS: Guarantee your seats for the Monday night Sheffield screening - tickets are £6.50 adults and £5.50 concessions, booking fees may apply. Buy in person at the cinema, subject to availability, or online at www.eventbrite.co.uk.

This new independent film confronts both the harsh landscapes and what it means to be siblings.

A throwback to classic family adventure films with a modern aesthetic, it brings together stars of two Yorkshire made British film classics, The Full Monty's Mark Addy, Steve Huison and Brassed Off's Tara Fitzgerald.

The Full Monty's Mark Addy and Brassed off star Tara Fitzgerald together in new Yorkshire film The Runaways. Photos: Fox Searchlight Pictures and Miramax Films

It also features 21-year-old BAFTA award winning Three Girls actress Molly Windsor who won praise this week from critics and fans alike for her performance opposite Katherine Kelly in the highly acclaimed ITV psychological drama Cheat.

The Runaways, certificate 12a, also stars former Coronation Street bad boy Lee Boardman, Macy Shackleton and Rhys Connah.

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The film, which comes from from Slackjaw Films and Westcliff Productions, is the debut feature from director Richard Heap, who is also a producer along with Sheffield's own Mark Thomas and Mario Roberto.

The Sheffield screening will be followed by a Q&A with the director.

WIN TICKETS

For a chance to win one of five pairs of tickets to the Sheffield preview screening enter our free prize draw.

You can submit your details using our secure web form - CLICK HERE.

Or on Twitter follow @GW1962 then retweet any of his tweets containing the hashtag #JPIMediaTheRunaways.

Winners will be chosen at random from all entries and notified after deadline on Sunday, March 17, 2019, 2pm..

Transport not included. One entry per person allowed, per entry method. Usual JPIMedia rules, terms and conditions apply see https://www.jpimedia.co.uk/competition-prize-draw-terms-and-conditions/

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LINKS

IMDB: The Internet Movie Database updates of the film The Runaways (2017) - www.imdb.com.