Past Events

Viewing Archived Events: Programmer's Pick

Film

Shirley (15)

Friday 4th December 2020 - Thursday 10th December 2020

This film is fresh from its triumphant screening at London Film Festival. A famous horror writer finds inspiration for her next book after she and her husband take in a young couple.

Film

White Riot

Tuesday 3rd November 2020 - Thursday 5th November 2020

Rubika Shah's vital prize-winning documentary, expanded from her 2017 short film of the same name, explores how 70s London protest movement Rock Against Racism (RAR) confronted British fascists head-on.

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Les Misérables (15)

Tuesday 6th October 2020 - Saturday 10th October 2020

Inspired by the 2005 Paris riots, director Ladj Ly's Oscar-nominated film is a topical insight into the tensions between neighbourhood residents and police. Note: This is a brand new film and not the Victor Hugo classic/ 2012 Russell Crowe musical!

Film

Make Up (tbc)

Friday 2nd October 2020 - Saturday 3rd October 2020

On a remote holiday park in Cornwall, a young woman is drawn into a mysterious obsession.

Film

System Crasher (12A)

Friday 24th April 2020 - Thursday 30th April 2020

A powerful story of a young girl who has lost her place in society, this is a no-holds-barred, deeply humane glimpse into the fraught and at times impossible world of child protection services.

Film

True History of the Kelly Gang (18)

Friday 27th March 2020 - Thursday 2nd April 2020

Ned Kelly’s story is woven into Australian legend becoming a near-mythical figure in the mould of Jesse James and Robin Hood. Kurzel‘s film delivers a fierce counterpoint to the traditional Kelly legend.

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Little Joe (12A)

Friday 27th March 2020 - Wednesday 1st April 2020

Emily Beecham (Best Actress at Cannes) stars as Alice, a botanist and single mother who, along with her lab partner Chris, engineers a crimson flower whose scent induces happiness.

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Queen & Slim (15)

Friday 6th March 2020 - Wednesday 11th March 2020

Highly praised, stylish love story. While on a forgettable first date together in Ohio, Slim and Queen are pulled over for a minor traffic infraction. The situation escalates, with sudden and tragic results.

Film

Parasite (15)

Friday 28th February 2020 - Thursday 5th March 2020

One of the most talked-about films of the Indy cinema circuit, Parasite finds a family of grifters worming their way into an upper-class family’s perfect world.

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The Lighthouse (15)

Friday 28th February 2020 - Wednesday 4th March 2020

Leaving Canada behind for the unforgiving terrains of the New England coast, Ephraim Winslow reluctantly arrives at the begrimed lighthouse where he will work for the next four weeks.

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