The Duke. (12A)

Auditorium 115 Plan, Monday 8 May 2023, 12:30  - ends at 14:05

In 1961, 60-year-old Kempton Bunton stole Goya's portrait of the Duke of Wellington from the National Gallery in London.

He sent ransom notes saying that he would return the painting on condition that the government invested more in care for the elderly.

What happened next became the stuff of legend.

An uplifting true story about a good man who set out to change the world and managed to save his marriage.

The Duke is unashamedly sentimental and resolutely old-fashioned in the best sense of the term: a design classic.’ Guardian.

This is a dementia friendly screening.

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