Chasing the Sublime by Amanda Bluglass

Friday 20th March 2020

Our cinema may be closed, but we will still here for our community of film lovers throughout the Covid-19 pandemic. We are working with excellent local film makers and partners … Continue Reading

Coronavirus Updates

Monday 16th March 2020

Update Monday 23 March, 5.15pm
In light of the current guidelines and rapidly evolving situation we have taken the decision to cancel all of our March/April screenings. It isn’t a decision … Continue Reading

Plymouth Arts Cinema looks to the future with a BFI Audience Award

Wednesday 11th March 2020

Plymouth Arts Cinema is celebrating a new film culture for Plymouth following a £35,000 BFI Audience Award using funds from the National Lottery.

The award will support the delivery of … Continue Reading

Artists in the Cinema | March – April 2020

Thursday 5th March 2020

Artists in the Cinema: Tyneside Projections Commission 2020A series of new films for cinema commissioned by Tyneside Cinema (Newcastle) … Continue Reading

Film Preview: Emma – “A film boasting a great cast, a good story and a hefty dose of Regency glamour. Even Miss Woodhouse would approve.”

Monday 2nd March 2020

Helen Tope reviews Emma, showing in our cinema from Friday 13th to Thursday 19th March. Advance booking recommended.

Rich, clever and handsome, Emma Woodhouse is Jane Austen’s most challenging … Continue Reading

Film review: The Lighthouse – “A film of brilliant technicality, The Lighthouse is, in itself, a compelling argument for why film should continue to be watched on the big screen.”

Monday 2nd March 2020

Helen Tope reviews The Lighthouse, showing in our cinema for one last screening on Wednesday 4th March [only a few tickets left].

A comedy in the deepest shade of black, … Continue Reading

Film review: “Parasite points the way ahead for cinema in the 21st century: bold, enigmatic and without compromise.”

Monday 2nd March 2020

Helen Tope reviews Parasite, showing in our cinema until Thursday 5th March [SOLD OUT].

Sharp, funny and beautifully observed, Parasite was the surprise winner at this year’s Oscars. Directed by … Continue Reading

March April 2020 Film Programme

Wednesday 19th February 2020

Full list of March – April films and eventsMr Jones (15), Fri 6 – Thu 12 March
Queen & Slim … Continue Reading

Little Women: “Gerwig was the perfect person to direct and write this film”

Thursday 6th February 2020

Greta Gerwig’s recent adaptation of Louisa May Alcott’s Little Women, proves that these characters and their stories continue to excite audiences since the release of the novel in 1868. Following … Continue Reading

Film Review: Jojo Rabbit – “A perfect satire on the cost of war”

Monday 3rd February 2020

Helen Tope reviews Jojo Rabbit, showing in our cinema until Thursday 6th February.

A perfect satire on the cost of war, Jojo Rabbit tells the story of World War … Continue Reading

A Decade of Women in Film: How gender equality in film has changed from 2010 – 2020

Wednesday 22nd January 2020

Now that we are in a new decade, it is hard not to look back on the last ten years and reflect on the changes and developments within the film … Continue Reading

Film Review: The Two Popes – “A master-class of layer and detail”

Monday 13th January 2020

Helen Tope reviews The Two Popes, showing in our cinema until Wednesday 15 January.

In 2013, Pope Benedict XVI announced his resignation. An act not without … Continue Reading

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