Film

The Hall is equipped with a state-of-the-art audio-visual installation.

Screenings are held monthly, usually on Tuesdays. We show the best of modern cinema, often by independent producers mainly from the UK, Europe and USA. We also show the occasional documentary.

A year’s programme is published in September each year. Tickets are £5 on the door (under 18’s are free). Season tickets are available at a considerable discount.

Contact Jenny Bladon on 01636 636692

 

Tuesday 21st May 2019  –  A United Kingdom (12A)A United Kingdom

This fascinating biopic follows the real story of Seretse Khama, the former African royal, who controversially married an Englishwoman, Ruth Williams. He later led his nation to independence in 1966 as the first president of Botswana, despite the deliberate obstacles created by the Foreign Office.

 

Tuesday 18th June 2019  –  Untouchable (15)'Untouchable' (2011) directed by Olivier Nakache and Eric ...

The epitome of feel-good drama and one of the most successful French films ever made. A real-life billionaire businessman was left paralysed from the neck down after a paragliding accident and advertised for a live-in carer. A young Senagalese immigrant offender with a carefree attitiude was not what he had in mind; but was exactly what he needed!

Tuesday 16th July 2019  –  Loving (12)Loving

In 1958 Mildred and Richard Loving were arrested in their home state of Virginia because mixed-race marriage was illegal. The Civil Rights movement was in its infancy and it took ten years fighting and exile to overturn the law. This is the most beautifully crafted and understated film about social injustice you are ever likely to witness.

 

Tuesday 10th September 2019  –  Film Stars Don’t Die in Liverpool (15)  Annette Bening and Jamie Bell in Film Stars Don't Die in Liverpool (2017)

Annette Bening and Jamie Bell star in this captivating adaptation of the memoir by British actor Peter Turner, recounting his stranger-than-fiction romance with the legendary Hollywood star Gloria Grahame, during the last years of her life.  What starts as a vibrant affair between femme fatale and young lover soon grows into a deeper relationship, which is tested to the limits by tragic events beyond their control.