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The Piano (15) at Tinside Lido

Friday 20th July 2018

Open Air Cinema 2018 comes to Tinside Lido with The Piano... Jane Campion became the first female director to win the Palme d’Or for The Piano, her extraordinary, triumphant masterpiece about a mute woman’s rebellion in a newly colonised, Victori...


SOLD OUT Reclaim the Frame: Pin Cushion (15)

Thursday 19th July 2018

This screening will be introduced by the films writer and director Deborah Haywood and Oscar winning filmmaker Mia Bays, with a panel Q&A afterwards.

Creative Learning

Creative Play 10 July

Tuesday 10th July 2018

Come into a stimulating environment where your child can lead you on a discovery of messy fun.


Edie (12A)

Friday 22nd June 2018 - Thursday 28th June 2018

Sheila Hancock is at her sublime best as Edie, an elderly woman who, in the aftermath of the death of her controlling husband, decides to fulfil a long-held dream of climbing a Scottish mountain.


On Chesil Beach

Friday 22nd June 2018 - Thursday 28th June 2018

In the early 1960s, a young couple on their honeymoon struggle to physically connect. As Florence and Edward settle down for their first dinner as a married couple, a nervous energy fills the air...


Bringing in Baby: On Chesil Beach

Thursday 28th June 2018

Film screening for parents, grandparents and carers of babies under 12 months to enjoy a sociable trip to the cinema. Free hot drink included!


Figure Drawing Classes with Kathy Wray

Wednesday 2nd May 2018 - Wednesday 27th June 2018

May - June 2018: Figure drawing classes for both beginners and those with more experience in drawing.

Creative Learning

Creative Play 26 June

Tuesday 26th June 2018

Come into a stimulating environment where your child can lead you on a discovery of messy fun.

Creative Learning

Re-Creation: A social experiment

Saturday 23rd June 2018

In this one off event Florence Newsome will investigate and create connections between individuals memories of playing, to help generate fresh new play area design ideas.


Redoubtable (15)

Friday 15th June 2018 - Thursday 21st June 2018

Michel Hazanavicius’s nouvelle vague romcom re-enacts the affair between an angst-ridden Jean-Luc Godard and ingénue actress Anne Wiazemsky.

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