Film Review: Room

Tuesday 9th February 2016
Nominated for 4 Oscars including Best Picture, Room is a cinematic and moving experience that muses on life in captivity, the resilience of young minds and the bonds of parenthood. It’s … Continue Reading

BAFTAs 2016 Predictions

Tuesday 9th February 2016

With awards season now in full swing, here are our writer Helen Tope’s hopes and predictions for the 2016 BAFTA Awards. The winners will be announced on Sunday 14 February 2016. Watch … Continue Reading

Film Review: Le Mepris

Tuesday 2nd February 2016

Le Mepris (Contempt) is showing at Plymouth Arts Centre cinema from 9 – 11 February

The French New Wave filmmakers hated the conventions of traditional cinema and embraced wholeheartedly … Continue Reading

Film Review: Tangerine

Tuesday 26th January 2016

Tangerine is showing at Plymouth Arts Centre cinema from 22 – 28 January

I knew two things about director Sean Baker’s Tangerine – that it was shot entirely on … Continue Reading

Truly a master of his art: our bloggers revisit Alan Rickman’s most memorable characters

Tuesday 19th January 2016

It is an unashamedly partisan choice, but my favourite memory of Alan Rickman will always be his performance in Sense and Sensibility.

While Emma Thompson’s screenplay was the star of the … Continue Reading

I think perhaps Mr. Newton has had enough, don’t you? David Bowie’s Influence on Film

Wednesday 13th January 2016

As with music, fashion and art, David Bowie’s influence reached far into the film world. Our film programmer Anna Navas has written about her favourite moments of Bowie on film.
I think … Continue Reading

Film Review: Taxi Tehran

Tuesday 12th January 2016

Taxi Tehran is showing at Plymouth Arts Centre from 8-14 January

The internationally renowned filmmaker Jafar Panahi has, since 2010, been under a 20 year ban from the authorities from making … Continue Reading

Film Review: Carol

Monday 4th January 2016

Carol is showing at Plymouth Arts Centre Cinema from 5 – 14 January 2016. It will be introduced on Tuesday 12th January by Millie Brown, Leader for BA … Continue Reading

Film Review: When Harry Met Sally

Tuesday 22nd December 2015

When Harry Met Sally, part of the BFI Love Film season, is showing at Plymouth Arts Centre on Tues 22 and Wed 23 December…. Continue Reading

Art Review: Peter Liversidge Talk

Thursday 17th December 2015

Earlier this month, I was invited to attend a PAC Home Talk by conceptual artist, Peter Liversidge. Born … Continue Reading

Best Films of 2015

Wednesday 16th December 2015

We asked Plymouth Arts Centre’s blog writers and staff to tell us about their favourite films of 2015. … Continue Reading

Film Review: The Lady in the Van

Wednesday 16th December 2015

The Lady in the Van is showing at Plymouth Arts Centre from December 11 – December 23

Before the film has even started I’m already enjoying my Plymouth Arts … Continue Reading

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