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NT Live: Yerma

Saturday 16th September 2017

The incredible Billie Piper returns in her Evening Standard Best Actress award-winning role. A young woman is driven to the unthinkable by her desperate desire to have a child in this radical production of Lorca’s powerful masterpiece.


The Beguiled (15)

Friday 1st September 2017 - Thursday 14th September 2017

A huge favourite at Cannes where it won the Best Director award, this atmospheric thriller from acclaimed writer/director Sofia Coppola is based on the novel of the same name by Thomas P. Cullinan.


The Midwife (12A)

Tuesday 12th September 2017 - Thursday 14th September 2017

A bold and buoyant two-hander, The Midwife is a bewitching and unapologetic celebration of life’s loves losses and endless fresh surprises.


Bringing In Baby: The Beguiled (15)

Thursday 14th September 2017

Cinema screening for parents, grandparents and carers of babies to enjoy a film without having to worry about baby making too much noise! The bar will be open for drinks and snacks. A hot or cold drink is included in the ticket price


Dunkirk (12A) + SWFTA Short Films

Friday 1st September 2017 - Wednesday 13th September 2017

BOOK EARLY. From Christopher Nolan comes the epic action thriller based on the miracle evacuation of Allied soldiers from the beaches and harbour of Dunkirk.


Open Air Cinema at Royal William Yard: Wonder Woman (12A)

Saturday 9th September 2017

Thrilling, earnest, and buoyed by Gal Gadot's charismatic performance, Wonder Woman succeeds in spectacular fashion.


Open Air Cinema at Royal William Yard: La La Land (12A)

Friday 8th September 2017

A bitter-sweet love letter to the city of Los Angeles, and the golden era of Hollywood musicals, La La Land sends the heart racing and will have you dancing out of the Royal William Yard.


Open Air Cinema at Royal William Yard: Back to the Future (PG)

Thursday 7th September 2017

Inventive, funny, and breathlessly constructed, Back to the Future is a time-travel adventure with an unforgettable spirit.


The Way We Live (at the Council Chamber)

Tuesday 5th September 2017

Part of We The People Are The Work exhibition, a much loved post-war film showing the conception of the Watson-Abercrombie plan for Plymouth’s rebuild in the 1940s. Part of We The People Are The Work.


A Plastic Ocean + Intro

Monday 4th September 2017

The shocking truth about the consequences of plastic pollution on not only marine life, but also humans. A screening by eXXpedition.

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