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Animated Short Films: Family Treats

Seven delightful short animated films especially for children and their families including some musical seals singing for their supper.

The Brunton, Musselburgh

Sat 11 Apr

£7 (Children £6) / 0131 665 2240

Part of Puppet Animation Festival.

£7 (£6) / 0131 665 2240

Comar, Isle of Mull

Tue 14 Apr

£4 (Children £2) / 01688 302211

Part of Puppet Animation Festival.

Duns Volunteer Hall

Thu 16 Apr

£5 / 01361 882 224

Part of Puppet Animation Festival.

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Open Bethlehem

  • 90 min

The journey of film director Leila Sansour, as she returns to her home town of Bethlehem.

Showroom and Workstation, Sheffield

Sun 12 Apr

0114 275 7727

San Francisco Opera: Show Boat

San Francisco Opera present a musical in two acts, with music by Jerome Kern and book and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II.

City Screen Picturehouse, York

Mon 13 Apr

0871 902 5726

Stratford Picturehouse, Stratford-upon-Avon

Mon 13 Apr

0871 902 5741

A Way of Life

  • 60 min
  • Directed by: Shibe Alawiye

An exploration of hip-hop culture, shot in 21 locations across the world over two years.

Chapter Art Centre, Cardiff

Tue 31 Mar

0292 030440

Animation Drop In and Weekly Studio

Drop-in animation workshop for ages 12–18.

Central Library, Edinburgh

Thu 2 Apr

Free / 0131 242 8100

Fri 3 Apr

Free / 0131 242 8100

Thu 9 Apr

Free / 0131 242 8100

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Avengers: Age Of Ultron (Cert. Tbc)

Super-slick sequel to the box-office smash ‘Avengers Assemble’. With S.H.I.E.L.D. destroyed Tony Stark jumpstarts the peacekeeping Ultron: a self-aware, selfteaching, artificial intelligence. However, the plan backfires when Ultron decides that humans are the main enemy and sets out to eradicate them from Earth, leaving…

The Hippodrome, Bo'ness

Sat 16 May

£4.80–£6.30 / 01324 506850

Sun 17 May

£4.80–£6.30 / 01324 506850

Calendar Girls

After the death of her best friend's husband from cancer, spirited Yorkshire housewife Chris Harper (Helen Mirren) hatches a scheme to raise money for a memorial to him. Utilizing a tradition from the hidebound Woman's Institute association, Chris encourages Annie (Julie Walters) and their friends to create a calendar…

The Tower Digital Arts Centre, Helensburgh

Wed 22 Apr

£4–£5

Cinderella (Cert. Pg)

Disney’s live action feature inspired by the classic fairy tale and starring Richard Madden as the charismatic Prince (Robb Stark in ‘Game of Thrones’) and Lily James (‘Downton Abbey’) in the title role – playing a funny, intelligent and beautiful heroine. Director Kenneth Branagh has seized the irresistibly timeless tale…

The Hippodrome, Bo'ness

Fri 10 Apr

£4.80–£6.30 / 01324 506850

Sat 11 Apr

£4.80–£6.30 / 01324 506850

Sun 12 Apr

£4.80–£6.30 / 01324 506850

…and 2 more dates until 16 Apr

Cinderella (U) [Includes The New Frozen Short: Frozen Fever]

A live action retelling of the classic fairy tale from Walt Disney Pictures. Directed by Kenneth Branagh and featuring an all-star cast including Cate Blanchett, Helena Bonham-Carter, Derek Jacobi and Rob Brydon, the story of "Cinderella" follows the fortunes of young Ella whose merchant father remarries following the…

Fuse Community Cinema, Prudhoe

Sat 18 Apr

£4–£6 / 01661 839383

Sat 25 Apr

£4–£6 / 01661 839383

Thu 30 Apr

£4–£6 / 01661 839383

Cinemania - Horror On Film BBFC Presentation

Do BBFC Examiners scream while they watch slashers? How do they judge what makes audiences scared? In this illustrated presentation, a BBFC examiner shows what was a concern in 1912 and how the BBFC work today to rate horror scenes.

Gate Picturehouse, London W11

Mon 27 Apr

0871 902 5731

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D Day: Normandy 1944

  • 40 min
  • Directed by: Pascal Vuong/Ronan Chapalain

An account of the D-Day landings.

Rheged Centre, Penrith

Mon 30 Mar

3D

01768 868000

Tue 31 Mar

3D

01768 868000

Wed 1 Apr

3D

01768 868000

Thu 2 Apr

3D

01768 868000

Enchanted

Banished by an evil queen, Princess Giselle (Amy Adams) from a fairy-tale world lands in modern Manhattan, where music, magic and "happily ever after" are sorely lacking. She is adrift in this strange new place until a divorce lawyer (Patrick Dempsey) comes to her aid. Giselle begins to fall for her flawed benefactor, but…

The Tower Digital Arts Centre, Helensburgh

Sat 4 Apr

£4–£5

Frozen (U) With Princess Meet And Greet

Join Jam Jar Cinema and Hopscotch Entertainment for unforgettable experience for all the family. Enchanting Stories is a season of films where your child will meet and greet a princess character actor before the film. This 'real life' princess will read the children a princess story and sing everyone a song. You will also…

Jam Jar Cinema, Whitley Bay

Sat 30 May

£7

Girl's Night Out (Cert. Tbc)

May 8th, 1945 – V.E. Day… a nation celebrates the victorious end to a long and costly war. Cloistered away in Buckingham Palace two princesses peer out longingly at the adoring crowd who ready themselves for the biggest party London has ever seen. Princess Elizabeth and her headstrong 15-year-old sister, Margaret, would…

The Hippodrome, Bo'ness

Sat 30 May

£4.80–£6.30 / 01324 506850

Sun 31 May

£4.80–£6.30 / 01324 506850

Glyndebourne: The Rape of Lucretia

A live screening direct from the Glyndebourne Festival of Opera of Benjamin Britten's two-act opera based on Roman myth.

MAC (Midlands Arts Centre), Birmingham

Sun 9 Aug

Cinema

£16–£20 / 0121 446 3232

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The Great Apes

Featuring chimpanzees, bonobos, orangutans and the magnificent mountain gorillas.

Rheged Centre, Penrith

Mon 30 Mar

3D

01768 868000

Tue 31 Mar

3D

01768 868000

Wed 1 Apr

3D

01768 868000

Thu 2 Apr

3D

01768 868000

Hop

He was destined to be the Easter Bunny, but all he wanted to do was rock! When teenage bunny E.B. leaves for Hollywood in pursuit of his dream to become a rock star drummer, he meets Fred, an out-of-work slacker with his own lofty goals. Together the two encounter a series of hilarious mishaps and misadventures and in the…

Memorial Hall, Battle

Fri 10 Apr

£3.50

Horsebridge Film: Casablanca

Cert 12A. Free tea/coffee & biscuit. Humphrey Bogart is Rick Blaine, an American whose bar is the gathering place for everyone from the French Police to the Nazis. When his long-lost love Ilsa (Ingrid Bergman) surfaces, Rick is pulled into a love triangle and a web of political intrigue. An all-time favourite movie.

The Horsebridge Arts & Community Centre, Whitstable

Thu 7 May

£5 / 01227 281174

Horseplay & The Cube Present Cruising

Dir William Freidkin, 1980 USA,102 mins Cert:18 The first in our sleazy neon lit double bill is William Freidkin's controversial 1980 thriller Cruising, starring Al Pacino as an undercover cop investigating a series of murders in the gay New York s+m scene.

The Cube Microplex, Bristol

Sat 25 Apr

£4 / 0117 907 4190

Into The Woods (Pg) Silver Screen

Rob Marshall directs this Academy Award-nominated musical fantasy adaptation of the Broadway production starring Meryl Streep, Emily Blunt, James Corden and Anna Kendrick. The story follows a baker and his wife (Corden and Blunt) as they go on a journey to reverse a curse that prevents them from having children.

Jam Jar Cinema, Whitley Bay

Thu 9 Apr

£5

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Jon Rafman

An examination of the effects of contemporary technology particularly on interpersonal relationships.

Zabludowicz Collection, London NW5

Thu 1 Oct

Free / 020 7428 8940

  • 12:00 – 18:00 Jon Rafman Zabludowicz Collection, London

Fri 2 Oct

Free / 020 7428 8940

  • 12:00 – 18:00 Jon Rafman Zabludowicz Collection, London

Sat 3 Oct

Free / 020 7428 8940

  • 12:00 – 18:00 Jon Rafman Zabludowicz Collection, London
…and 45 more dates until 20 Dec

Jumana Manna

Sculpture and film based on the artists research into the history of Palestine radio during the British mandate.

Chisenhale Gallery, London E3

Fri 18 Sep

Free / 020 8981 4518

Sat 19 Sep

Free / 020 8981 4518

Sun 20 Sep

Free / 020 8981 4518

…and 45 more dates until 22 Nov

Liverpool Sound City

A weekend festival of music, film and creative technology held in Liverpool's Bramley Moore Dock.

Bramley-Moore Dock, Liverpool

Fri 22 May

£50–£90 three day festival wristband

Sat 23 May

£38.50

Sun 24 May

£38.50

The Lodger with Live Score by Minima

Set in a foggy and unsettled London with a Jack the Ripper type serial killer on the loose, The Lodger: A Story of the London Fog (1927) was Alfred Hitchcock’s first major commercial and critical success. Based on a story by Marie Belloc Lowndes, the film is a masterpiece of atmospheric thriller filmmaking. It contains…

MAC (Midlands Arts Centre), Birmingham

Sun 17 May

Theater

£6–£8 / 0121 446 3232

Mendelssohn, The Nazis And Me With Q&a ( Whittington Music Festival Screening)

We are pleased to be hosting this event as part of The Whittington Music Festival with an introduction and Q&A by writer/director Sheila Hayman. Mendelssohn, The Nazis And Me written & directed by Sheila Hayman tells the extraordinary story of Mendelssohn's family and music in Germany during the Third Reich.

Kinokulture, Oswestry

Fri 15 May

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