IMG_4074
fullsizeoutput_1e48
Outdoor Cinema

Parisian Jazz Nights

Friday 3rd September

As Part Of  Our Festival Of Scent We Are Hosting A Joyful Jazz Weekend To Bring A Bit Of Parisian Nightlife To Dorset! Two Nights Of Live Music, Great French Food, Fine Wine And Themed Film – Each Night With A Slightly Different Flavour.

Music From Bella River – A Stylish Duo Performing Contemporary Jazz-Influenced Numbers And French Classics With Acoustic Accompaniment.

THE FILM : Midnight in Paris (Woody Allen 2011) 94 minutes
A charming romantic comedy which takes us back in time to Paris in the 1930’s and the writers, artists and larger than life characters who inhabited the city’s bars & bistros.  Starring Owen Wilson, Rachel McAdams, Marion Cotillard, and Kathy Bates.  Very atmospheric, and a must for lovers of Paris.

6pm Welcome Botanical Cocktail And Wander Round Gardens

7pm Dinner Served In Bistro Or Outside Bistro If Weather Permits

Dusk Main Showing Of Film In Bistro Garden (Director’s Chairs And Picnic Tables)

Bar Open All Evening

Saturday 4th of September

Music From Les Tzigauners  –  Lively Parisian Swing Jazz From The 30’S & 40’S With Numbers By Django Reinhardt, Stéphane Grappelli And Their Contemporaries.

The Film: Chocolat

Chocolat Is A Perennial Favourite.  When Vianne (Juliette Binoche) Arrives With Her Young Daughter In A Small, Traditional Village In Rural France, She Causes Quite A Stir.  But It Isn’t Long Before She Wins Over The Hearts Of The Local Inhabitants With Her Charm – And Of Course Her Wonderful Confectionery.   A Gentle Comedy Romance Featuring Judi Dench, And A Young Johnny Depp.

6pm Welcome Botanical Cocktail And Wander Round Gardens

7pm Dinner Served In Bistro Or Outside Bistro If Weather Permits

Dusk Main Showing Of Film In Bistro Garden (Director’s Chairs And Picnic Tables)

Bar Open All Evening