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Free films from Iris Prize LGBT Film Festival

Thursday 16th April 2020

Organisers of Iris Prize LGBT+ Film Festival have made three short films from the Iris archive available for free on their YouTube channel. The films are all directed by … Continue Reading

Reclaim The Frame Events This Week – The Perfect Candidate and Eye To Eye

Tuesday 14th April 2020

In their mission to bring ever-greater audiences to films by women, Reclaim The Frame have moved their activities online for now. There are two fantastic events coming up this … Continue Reading

On Missing The Cinema

Tuesday 14th April 2020

By Director and Film Programmer Anna Navas

Saturday the 14th March was the last day PAC was open to the public. It is barely a … Continue Reading

Double Indemnity Film Review

Thursday 9th April 2020

Our reviewer Helen Tope revisits the classic 1944 film noir.

Provocative and darkly glamorous, Double Indemnity is director Billy Wilder’s take on the film noir genre. Released in 1944, … Continue Reading

Womb by Amber Amare

Tuesday 7th April 2020

“If you want to understand any woman, you must first ask her about her mother and then listen carefully. – The more a daughter knows about the details … Continue Reading

From Spring Screening Days in London to the Covid-19 Lockdown

Friday 3rd April 2020

A blog post on the landscape of independent cinema right now, by PAC Director and Film Programmer, Anna Navas.

April 3, 2020: Exactly one month ago I was on the train … Continue Reading

Reclaim The Frame Presents: Here For Life (15)

Thursday 2nd April 2020

Reclaim the Frame: Andrea Luka Zimmerman in conversation with Lemn Sissa
Sunday 05 April 2020, 18:00–19:00

As part of Birds’ Eye View’s Reclaim the Frame series, artist Andrea Luka Zimmerman is joined … Continue Reading

The Invisible Man – Review by Ben Cherry

Thursday 2nd April 2020

The Invisible Man (2020) is a fresh new take on the original 1897 novel from H.G Wells about a scientist driven mad after inventing the ability to become invisible. The most … Continue Reading

Relic by Katy Richardson

Tuesday 31st March 2020

This collaboration with The Imperfect Orchestra was inspired by the legacy of a collection of documents and artefacts from the artist’s grandmother Dilys Richardson (nee Tully), born in 1922. The … Continue Reading

Metamorphosis by Chris Muirhead

Wednesday 25th March 2020

Metamorphosis is Chris Muirhead’s directorial debut; a 40 minute film shot by Amber Amare and with a score written and performed by the Imperfect Orchestra.’
A modern re-imagining of Kafka’s … Continue Reading

Film review: A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood

Monday 23rd March 2020

Regular blog contributor Helen Tope had the chance to watch A Beautiful day in the Neighborhood in our cinema before our temporary closure had to be enforced. Our cinema might … Continue Reading

PAC x MUBI: 90 Days of Films For Free

Friday 20th March 2020

 
The cinema may be closed for now, but we have teamed up with streaming service MUBI to ensure that great films continue.

As a Plymouth Arts Cinema film-lover you can now … Continue Reading

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Plymouth Arts Cinema are becoming a Virtual Screening Partner for Cheltenham International ...
The third film from director Eliza Hittman, the film was featured in a ...