Afternoon events, Film

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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

Sat 23 Aug

Wine Bar

£12.50 (£10) / 0131 622 6552

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 24 Aug

Wine Bar

£12.50 (£10) / 0131 622 6552

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 25 Aug

Wine Bar

£10.50 (£8) / 0131 622 6552

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

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

Ancient Skies

A viewing of the fulldome film, which explores the relationships that ancient cultures had with the skies. Featuring interviews with archeo-astronomers and 360 degree time-lapse footage taken of various mesolithic and neolithic sites.

Winchester Science Centre & Planetarium

Tue 2 Sep

£8–£10 / 01962 863791

  • 16:00 – 17:30

Arthur Jafa and Kara Keeling: Touching the Imperceptible

Cinematographer, director and cultural critic Arthur Jafa and Prof Kara Keeling of USC, author of The Witch's Flight: The Cinematic, the Black Femme, and the Image of Common Sense, in a (kind of) conversation about blackness, queerness and cinema.

Tramway, Glasgow

Sat 27 Sep

£6 for Saturday pass; £14 for weekend pass / 0845 330 3501

Part of ARIKA14 Episode 6: Make a Way Out of No Way.

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Batman All-Nighter

Special late-night screening of Batman Begins, The Dark Knight and The Dark Knight Rises back to back. Tickets include a popcorn/drink combo.

The Electric Cinema, Birmingham

Sat 23 Aug

0121 643 7879

  • 13:30

Sun 24 Aug

0121 643 7879

  • 15:00

Broadway! A Night at the Movies

Musical extravaganza featuring a cast of dancers, West End singers, songs and more. Including songs from Dirty Dancing, Footloose, Mamma Mia, The Blues Brothers, Olver!, Annie, The Rocky Horror picture Show, Fame, Singin' in the Rain, My Fair Lady and more.

Dundee Rep

Thu 29 Jan 2015

£12–£20 (Children £7–£9; Students £12; Seniors £14) / 01382 223530

  • 14:30

Sat 31 Jan 2015

£12–£20 (Children £7–£9; Students £12; Seniors £14) / 01382 223530

  • 14:30

DJCAD MSc Animation

Animation degree show featuring the work of students from Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design.

Dundee Contemporary Arts

Sat 23 Aug

01382 909900

  • 15:00

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

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

The Royal Hippodrome, Eastbourne

Sun 7 Sep

£13.50 (Children £11.50; £11.50; £11.50) / 01323 412000

  • 15:00

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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 24 Aug

Free / 01808 521 306

  • 14:00 – 17:00

Sun 31 Aug

Free / 01808 521 306

  • 14:00 – 17:00

Sun 7 Sep

Free / 01808 521 306

  • 14:00 – 17:00

Sun 14 Sep

Free / 01808 521 306

  • 14:00 – 17:00
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John Wilson & the John Wilson Orchestra

  • Directed by: John Wilson (cond)

John Wilson's orchestra celebrates the history of Hollywood from the dawn of the talkies right through to the 60s.

The Sage Gateshead

Fri 21 Nov

Hall One

£28.50–£46 / 0191 443 4661

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

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
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The Metropolitan Opera: The Barber of Seville

A onstage performance of the opera.

Abbeygate Cinema, Bury St Edmunds

Wed 26 Nov

0871 902 5722

  • 13:30

National Paralympic Day featuring Mayor of London’s Liberty Festival

Watch Paralympic athletes compete in boccia, goalball, swimming and wheelchair basketball. You can try out the Paralympic sports for yourself and attend Q&A sessions and autograph signings with the athletes. Free in the Park, the Liberty Festival have the cultural side covered with a programme of deaf and disability…

Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, London E20

Sat 30 Aug

Free (sporting sessions £5)

  • 12:00 – 18:00

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

Sat 23 Aug

Amphitheatre

£5 / 0845 508 8515

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Norman McLaren Centenary Film Tour

A selection of short films from the legendary filmmaker Norman McLaren including Opening Opening Speech, Blinkity Blank, Le Merle, Pas de Deux, Synchromy and more.

Rio, London E8

Sat 23 Aug

020 7241 9410

  • 16:30

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.

Science of Star Wars

Ian Turner, a Star Wars geek, takes a look at the Star Wars universe and asks: is science fiction close to becoming fact? Learn about the true force, the science of droids and spaceships and how scientists are making real lightsabers. Can you win the top prize in the Star Wars character quiz? Dressing up is welcome, with…

Arts Building, Birmingham

Sun 7 Sep

Free

Part of British Science Festival.

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 24 Aug

Gallery One

0141 276 5365

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 31 Aug

Gallery One

0141 276 5365

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 7 Sep

Gallery One

0141 276 5365

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sun 14 Sep

Gallery One

0141 276 5365

  • 12:00 – 17:00

The Sleeping Room & Short Cuts Hel

A Brighton call girl and her client discover a closet space in an infamous Victorian brothel that unleashes terrible occult forces out to settle a murderous score.

Vue West End, London WC2H

Sat 23 Aug

08712 240 240