Electric Palace

Electric Palace
39a High Street, Hastings, TN34 3ER

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An independent digital cinema with a mixed programme taking in contemporary, classic, art house and world cinema. Set up in 2002 and run not-for-profit, the Electric Palace is staffed by film-loving volunteers who also run an annual film festival, Shot by the Sea.

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There are 4 events at this location

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  • 2 stars
  • 2016
  • UK
  • Directed by: Athina Rachel Tsangari
  • Cast: Vangelis Mourikis, Nikos Orphanos, Yorgos Pirpassopoulos

A comic reflection on the male ego following six men on an expensive yachting holiday who attempt to test their masculinity against each other.

Thu 15 Dec

It's A Wonderful Life

  • 5 stars
  • 1946
  • US
  • 129 min
  • U
  • Directed by: Frank Capra
  • Cast: James Stewart, Donna Reed, Lionel Barrymore, Henry Travers

Small-town boy Stewart runs into financial difficulties and is on the brink of suicide when an elderly angel descends to earth to show him all the good his life has done for those around him. Archetypal Capra sentimentality with a superbly detailed fantasy framework and one of Stewart's most lovable performances. One to…

Fri 16 Dec

Lo and Behold: Reveries of the Connected World

  • 4 stars
  • 2016
  • US
  • 98 min
  • 12A
  • Directed by: Werner Herzog
  • Cast: Elon Musk, Lawrence Krauss, Lucianne Walkowicz
  • UK release: 28 October 2016

Herzog remains behind the camera for this investigation of the development of the internet, only briefly considering the darker side of the subject, but generally carried along by boundless enthusiasm for his interviewees and a Biblical sense of wonder that leads him to ask questions like 'Do you think the internet can…

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