Afternoon events, Film

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National Theatre Live: A Streetcar Named Desire

  • UK
  • 2014 min

The heat and passion of Stanley and Stella's love and the tragedy of poor, fading Blanche DuBois, beamed live from London.

Arts Picturehouse, Cambridge

Tue 23 Sep

0871 902 5720

Cameo Cinema, Edinburgh

Tue 23 Sep

0871 902 5723

Gate Picturehouse, London W11

Tue 23 Sep

0871 902 5731

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Auditions for the New York Film Academy

The New York Film Academy The New York Film Academy is auditioning students for the New York Film Academy's BFA, AFA, MFA and Conservatory programs in Acting for Film and Musical Theatre. For audition requirements please email fringeauditions@nyfa.edu.

Fringe Central, Edinburgh

Mon 18 Aug

Rehearsal Room

Free / 0131 226 0000

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 19 Aug

Rehearsal Room

Free / 0131 226 0000

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Careers in Film, the Digital Revolution and Crowd-Funding

The New York Film Academy Blake Babbitt (383 Productions founder) is a producer and director based out of New York City. He will conduct an exciting and well-rounded filmmaking workshop that emphasises various careers in the film industry, the digital revolution and how to create a successful crowd-funding campaign.

Fringe Central, Edinburgh

Sun 17 Aug

Lecture Theatre 1

Free / 0131 226 0000

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

CineFringe Film Festival

Edinburgh Fringe Film Festival As featured on BBC Radio Scotland! The number one film event at the Fringe is celebrating its fifth year! Join CineFringe as we proudly present four days of exceptional screenings. See the full film programme and purchase individual event tickets from edfringe.com, CineFringe.com or the…

Sweet Grassmarket, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

International 1

£18.50 (£17) / 0131 243 3596

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

International 1

£7.50 (£6.50) / 0131 243 3596

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

International 1

£18.50 (£17) / 0131 243 3596

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

International 1

£7.50 (£6.50) / 0131 243 3596

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

International 1

£18.50 (£17) / 0131 243 3596

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

International 1

£7.50 (£6.50) / 0131 243 3596

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Jarman in Pieces

Project Adorno Alternative retrospective of gay film-maker, writer and artist Derek Jarman. 2014 sees the 20th anniversary of Jarman’s death. This performance piece encapsulates the essence of Jarman’s life, work and legacy through the social and cultural prism of the 1940s-1990s, from post-war austerity through the…

Paradise in The Vault, Edinburgh

Wed 13 Aug

The Vault

£7 (£5) / 0131 510 0022

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 14 Aug

The Vault

£7 (£5) / 0131 510 0022

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 15 Aug

The Vault

£7 (£5) / 0131 510 0022

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

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Sightlines

Film made up of historical aerial photography of Commonwealth countries and live action footage of the present day, exploring the consequences of seemingly innocuous everyday actions.

The Lighthouse, Glasgow

Sun 10 Aug

Gallery One

0141 276 5365

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 17 Aug

Gallery One

0141 276 5365

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 24 Aug

Gallery One

0141 276 5365

  • 12:00 – 17:00
…and 3 more dates until 14 Sep

Watford's Big Screen

The cinema is coming to Watford's Parade; starting on Wednesday 30th at 8pm with Sherlock Holmes, a different film will be shown free-of-charge until Sunday as part of the Watford Big Events series.

The Parade, Watford

Sat 2 Aug

Free / 01923 225671

  • 16:00

Sun 3 Aug

Free / 01923 225671

  • 16:00

Bark Shorts

Bar Shorts club present Bark Shorts short film and animation screening at The Russet in Hackney Saturday 9th August.

The Russet, London E8

Sat 9 Aug

Free / 020 3095 9731

  • 13:00 – 17:00

Classic Cinema: Films for Grown-ups

Watch classic films on the big screen at the Burrell for free.

Burrell Collection, Glasgow

Wed 13 Aug

Free / 0141 287 2550

  • 14:00 – 16:00

Sun 17 Aug

Free / 0141 287 2550

  • 14:00 – 16:00

EIFF Short Film Challenge

Edinburgh International Film Festival We invited Scottish aspiring and established filmmakers to submit their films to our Challenge with the only requirement being some reference to our key word: Fourteen. We are delighted to be screening the shortlisted films at Filmhouse this summer. Come along and check out the…

Filmhouse, Edinburgh

Sat 16 Aug

Filmhouse1

Free / 0131 228 2688

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

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Frank Williams: More Tea Vicar?

Frank Williams, one of the only remaining cast members of the classic series Dad's Army, reveals some of the secrets behind one of the most popular TV successes of all time

The Exchange, Sturminster Newton

Sat 9 Aug

£12.50 inc refreshments / 01258 475137

  • 16:00

Haverhill Arts Centre

Sat 6 Sep

£10–£12 / 01440 714140

  • 15:00

Ritz and Connaught Cinema, Worthing

Sun 31 Aug

£13.50 (£11.50; £10.50) / 01903 206206

  • 16:00

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Hans Richter: Early Film Works

Films from the 1920s charting the beginning of modern film art from Dadaist and Surrealist Hans Richter.

Highland Institute for Contemporary Art, Ruthven

Sun 10 Aug

Free / 01808 521 306

  • 14:00 – 17:00

Sun 17 Aug

Free / 01808 521 306

  • 14:00 – 17:00

Sun 24 Aug

Free / 01808 521 306

  • 14:00 – 17:00
…and 3 more dates until 14 Sep

JAM Festival

Just About Movies (JAM) is a film festival that offers all the extra elements usually associated with a music festival, camping, bars, food, on-site entertainment, but instead of music stages there's multiple pop up cinemas. The event is set in the grounds of the 17th century, privately owned Tullibole Castle and…

Tullibole Castle, Kinross

Fri 29 Aug

£45–£55 for full weekend, £30 for Saturday only / 07918 176058

  • 12:00 – 01:30

Literature Talk and Film with Dr Jane Mackay: Daphne du Maurier's The Birds

Discuss Du Maurier's short story, which made into a film version by Alfred Hitchcock.

Lincoln Drill Hall

Fri 29 Aug

£6.50 for the talk only (talk and film £10) / 01522 873894

  • 12:00

Literature Talk and Film with Dr Jane Mackay: Henry Miller's The Colossus of Maroussi

Discuss the works of 'scandalous' writer Henry Miller and watch the biopic Henry and June starring Uma Thurman and Richard E Grant.

Lincoln Drill Hall

Fri 26 Sep

£6.50 for the talk only (talk and film £10) / 01522 873894

  • 12:00
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Literature Talk and Film with Dr Jane Mackay: Lord Lytton's Last Days of Pompeii

Investigate the work of Lytton before checking out a film adaptation of his book.

Lincoln Drill Hall

Fri 28 Nov

£6.50 / 01522 873894

  • 12:00

Literature Talk and Film with Dr Jane Mackay: Louisa May Alcott's Little Women

Discuss Alcott's beloved novel before hunkering down for the 1949 film version starring Elizabeth Taylor.

Lincoln Drill Hall

Fri 24 Oct

£6.50 for the talk only (talk and film £10) / 01522 873894

  • 12:00

Nathan Penlington: Choose Your Own Documentary

CYOD Ltd Winner of Fringe First 2013 - back by popular demand. ★★★★ (Times). ★★★★ (Evening Standard). ★★★★ (Scotsman). A forgotten diary falls out of an old book. What would you do? Join Nathan Penlington and a team of filmmakers as they embark on a quest to find the author of the diary and unravel the mystery of its…

Gilded Balloon Teviot, Edinburgh

Sun 10 Aug

Wine Bar

£12.50 (£10) / 0131 622 6552

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 11 Aug

Wine Bar

£10.50 (£8) / 0131 622 6552

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 12 Aug

Wine Bar

£10.50 (£8) / 0131 622 6552

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 13 more dates until 25 Aug

Nightpiece Film Festival

Nightpiece Media / The Space UK A showcase film festival promoting up and coming filmmaking talent from the UK and across the globe. Organised by indie director Al Carretta the simple ethos behind the programming is exposure for the huge amount of films that don't make the mainstream festival circuits. NFF aims to…

theSpace @ Symposium Hall, Edinburgh

Tue 19 Aug

Amphitheatre

£5 / 0845 508 8515

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 20 Aug

Amphitheatre

£5 / 0845 508 8515

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

Amphitheatre

£5 / 0845 508 8515

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 2 more dates until 23 Aug

Organ Concert

The West of England Theatre Organ Society presents an organ concert by Nigel Ogden on the only Compton theatre pipe organ in an Odeon cinema outside of London.

Odeon Weston Super Mare

Sun 14 Sep

0871 22 44 007

Sun 16 Nov

0871 22 44 007

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OxfordOxford

Three days of film, music and community, including performances from Gaz Coombes and Tuung, screenings of Grease and Alice in Wonderland and a day of sport, food and drink, art stalls and more.

South Park, Oxford

Fri 26 Sep

£6.25–£32.50

  • 12:00 – 23:00

Sat 27 Sep

£6.25–£32.50

  • 12:00 – 23:00

Sun 28 Sep

£6.25–£32.50

  • 12:00 – 23:00

Permanent Post-War Cinema?

One festival invades another when Edinburgh International Film Festival Director Chris Fujiwara discusses cinema after the Second World War.

The Hub, Edinburgh

Sun 24 Aug

£6 / 0844 557 2686

Part of Edinburgh International Festival.

Serpentine Cinema, Curated by M Abramovic

  • Various
  • Directed by: Various

Current Serpentine Gallery exhibitor Marina Abramovic curates a programme of films related to her practice.

Gate Picturehouse, London W11

Sun 10 Aug

0871 902 5731

Sofi's Swishwifflingly Scrumdiddlyumptious Roald Dahl Party

Roald Dahl films, Roald Dahl games, Roald Dahl themed prizes (tallest person (BFG), longest beard (Mr Twit)), Roald Dahl cocktails, Roald Dahl quizzes – basically everything good in the world.

Sofi's, Edinburgh

Sat 16 Aug

Free / 0131 555 7019

  • 16:00 – 01:00

Strange Wales: The Laugharne Music & Film Weekend

The Laugharne Weekend team hosts this festival in Dylan Thomas's "strangest town in Wales". The usual eclectic mix of writers, musicians and performers including Howard Marks and The Clash's Topper Headon interviewing members of his favourite band.

Various Venues, Laugharne

Fri 19 Sep

£40 adv

  • 12:00 – 22:00

Sat 20 Sep

£40 adv

  • 12:00 – 22:00

Sun 21 Sep

£40 adv

  • 12:00 – 22:00