Since he was forbidden to engage in any filmmaking activities for 20 years after being arrested on charges of propaganda against the Iranian government, Jafar Panahi has found inspiration in his circumstances. Made through a variety of subterfuges, his... Read More
Times: 16.10 , 20.30
Vincent Van Gogh’s brief period in the Provençal town of Arles in the south of France was a time of heightened creative fervor where he completed 75 paintings in 80 days, many of them renowned masterpieces.
Living in penury save... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 13.10 , 18.10
AWARDS WATCH: Best Foreign Language Oscar Nomination, Palme d’Or winner at Cannes.
The film is F-Rated – click to find out more.
12-year-old Zain (Zain al Rafeea) is serving a five-year prison sentence when he sues his abusive, petty criminal... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 16.00
A Six-Week Evening Course on British film since the 1980s
March 12 – April 16
Amid the trade-dominating Brexit debates, there has been much less discussion of the impact on British culture, in particular cinema, which has long enjoyed a... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: Robinson in Ruins
When a family wedding is interrupted by a shocking crime, secrets and lies that span generations are brought to light in Asghar Farhadi’s (A Separation) layered psychological drama.
Laura (Penélope Cruz) returns with her children to the small Spanish village... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 13.20
Ralph Fiennes’s latest directorial effort sees him working from a script by Sir David Hare to tell the story of legendary ballet dancer Rudolf Nureyev and his defection from the Soviet Union to the West. The film crosscuts between his... Read More
BOOK NOW Times: 15.30 / 20.10
ARCHIVE AT LUNCHTIME JUNE 2019: PROG 1
BIRDS OF PASSAGE
15.20, 18.00, 20.40
FIVE SEASONS: GARDENS OF PIET OUDOLF
WE THE ANIMALS
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