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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.
Sat 11 Apr
Tue 14 Apr
Thu 16 Apr
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- 90 min
The journey of film director Leila Sansour, as she returns to her home town of Bethlehem.
Sun 12 Apr
0114 275 7727
- 15:30 Open Bethlehem Showroom and Workstation, Sheffield
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.
Mon 13 Apr
0871 902 5726
- 12:00 San Francisco Opera: Show Boat City Screen Picturehouse, York
Mon 13 Apr
0871 902 5741
- 12:00 San Francisco Opera: Show Boat Stratford Picturehouse, Stratford-upon-Avon
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.
Tue 31 Mar
- 14:30 A Way of Life Chapter Art Centre, Cardiff
Animation Drop In and Weekly Studio
Drop-in animation workshop for ages 12–18.
Thu 2 Apr
Fri 3 Apr
Thu 9 Apr
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…
Sat 16 May
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…
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…
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…
Sat 18 Apr
Sat 25 Apr
Thu 30 Apr
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.
Mon 27 Apr
D Day: Normandy 1944
- 40 min
- Directed by: Pascal Vuong/Ronan Chapalain
An account of the D-Day landings.
Mon 30 Mar
Tue 31 Mar
Wed 1 Apr
Thu 2 Apr
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…
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…
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…
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.
Sun 9 Aug
The Great Apes
Featuring chimpanzees, bonobos, orangutans and the magnificent mountain gorillas.
Mon 30 Mar
Tue 31 Mar
Wed 1 Apr
Thu 2 Apr
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…
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.
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.
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.
An examination of the effects of contemporary technology particularly on interpersonal relationships.
Thu 1 Oct
Fri 2 Oct
Sat 3 Oct
Sculpture and film based on the artists research into the history of Palestine radio during the British mandate.
Fri 18 Sep
Sat 19 Sep
Sun 20 Sep
Liverpool Sound City
A weekend festival of music, film and creative technology held in Liverpool's Bramley Moore Dock.
Fri 22 May
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…
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.
Fri 15 May
£5 / 0845 250 0517
- 13:00 Mendelssohn, The Nazis And Me With Q&a ( Whittington Music Festival Screening) Kinokulture, Oswestry