Film, Documentary

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Stephen Fry Live: More Fool Me

  • 2014

A live event to mark the publication of Stephen Fry's brand new volume of memoirs More Fool Me. Get a sneak preview of the new book: a heady tale of the late eighties and early nineties in which Stephen - driven to create, perform and entertain - burned bright and partied hard and damn the consequences.

Abbeygate Cinema, Bury St Edmunds

Wed 1 Oct

0871 902 5722

  • 19:15

ADeC, Ely

Wed 1 Oct

01353 666388

  • 19:30

Aldeburgh Cinema

Wed 1 Oct

01728 452996

  • 19:00

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Aberdeen Film Festival

The very first Aberdeen Film Festival promises to take advantage of the city's cultural connections to bring in films and filmmakers from across the globe. Expect feature films, shorts and docs, plus workshops, Q&As and a web series night.

Various venues: Aberdeen

Sat 27 Sep

Times & prices vary

Sun 28 Sep

Times & prices vary

Mon 29 Sep

Times & prices vary

…and 13 more dates until 12 Oct

After Dark: Adults Only

Go to the science centre after all the kids have gone to sleep for the night, with the chance to get hands on with all the fun science activities that you have begrudgingly have to let them have first dibs at during the day. Plus, live shows in the UK's biggest capacity digital planetarium.

Winchester Science Centre & Planetarium

Tue 16 Sep

Over-18s only

£8–£10 / 01962 863791

  • 18:00 – 22:00

Wed 15 Oct

£8–£10 / 01962 863791

  • 18:00 – 22:00

Thu 6 Nov

£8–£10 / 01962 863791

  • 18:00 – 22:00

Tue 2 Dec

£8–£10 / 01962 863791

  • 18:00 – 22:00

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

01962 863791

  • 16:00

£8–£10 / 01962 863791

  • 16:00 – 17:30

Wed 17 Sep

£8–£10 / 01962 863791

Followed by Q&A with director Grant Wakefield.

  • 18:00 – 21:00

CASA Night of Ideas

A celebration of Latin American culture in the heart of East London.

The Rose Lipman Building, London N1

Sat 13 Sep

£7 inc coffee all night and breakfast; £5 adv, inc coffee all night and breakfast

  • 18:00 – 06:00
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City Folk: The Story of Pinewoods Camp and English Country Dance in America

Ethnographic documentary exploring the English country dance movement in the US over the last 100 years, with a focus on Pinewoods Camp.

Cecil Sharp House, London NW1

Tue 4 Nov

Followed by a Q&A with one of the film’s producers, Daniel Walkowitz.

  • 19:30

The Disaster Artist

  • US
  • 120 min
  • Directed by: Greg Sestero
  • Cast: Greg Sestero, Tommy Wiseau

Greg Sestero on the making of The Room. Features an original behind-the-scenes documentary, book readings and an audience question and answer session.

Prince Charles Cinema, London WC2H

Sat 30 Aug

020 7494 3654

  • 18:00

Document 12 Film Festival

This dedicated international human rights documentary film festival uses international film to raise the profile of human rights and social issues that are not exposed in the mainstream media. It showcases a wide range of styles from reportage to cinematic essays, investigative journalism to left-field experiments.

CCA, Glasgow

Fri 10 Oct

Times & prices vary / 0141 352 4900

Sat 11 Oct

Times & prices vary / 0141 352 4900

Sun 12 Oct

Times & prices vary / 0141 352 4900

Homage to Homeboy

  • US
  • 90 min
  • Directed by: Adam Yauch

Special programme of videos and short films made by Beastie Boys founder Adam Yauch from 1989-2011.

Glasgow Film Theatre

Sun 21 Sep

0141 332 6535

  • 19:30

International Ocean Film Festival

A selection of documentaries celebrating the beauty and power of the world's oceans.

The Queen's Hall, Edinburgh

Thu 25 Sep

£12.50 (£10.50) / 0131 668 2019

  • 19:30

Screen Debates: Women's Support Group

Screenings of documentaries After Saville: No More Secrets? and Saville: The Power to Abuse. Followed by a panel and audience discussion.

Glasgow Film Theatre

Tue 23 Sep

£5 / 0141 332 6535

  • 17:45

Tartan: The Wrap Event

Traditional Scottish, Caribbean and African dance plus a documentary, together documenting the journey of tartan across Scotland, the Caribbean and Africa.

Victoria & Albert Museum, London SW7

Fri 12 Sep

Free / 020 7942 2000

  • 18:30 – 21:30

Wildscreen Festival

The largest international wildlife and environmental film festival returns for a whole week of events, from film screenings to debates and discussions.

Watershed, Bristol

Sun 19 Oct

Times & prices vary / 0117 927 6444 (general enquiries) / 0117 927 5100 (box office)

Mon 20 Oct

Times & prices vary / 0117 927 6444 (general enquiries) / 0117 927 5100 (box office)

Tue 21 Oct

Times & prices vary / 0117 927 6444 (general enquiries) / 0117 927 5100 (box office)

…and 3 more dates until 24 Oct