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Reclaim the Frame: Styx (12A)

Thursday 9th May 2019

This screening is part of Birds' Eye View's Reclaim The Frame campaign to bring ever greater audiences to films by women to offer a wider perspective of the world. There will be a post-screening panel discussion hosted by Jo Duncombe of Birds' Eye V...


Screening + Talk: How do you fix a town like Plymouth?

Tuesday 7th May 2019

Join us for a docudrama presentation and discussion about Plymouth Chief Constable Joseph Sowerby’s (1892-1917) role in clearing up the city as the youngest chief constable ever appointed.


Star Wars event: Elstree 1976 (12A) + Special Guests Q&A

Saturday 4th May 2019

May the Fourth be with you! Elstree 1976 explores the lives of the actors and extras who worked on one of the most celebrated franchises in cinematic history - Star Wars! This exclusive event includes an opportunity to meet and greet some of the act...


Artist Moving Image: Tyneside Projections Commissions 2019

Friday 1st March 2019 - Thursday 2nd May 2019

The annual Projections commissions from Tyneside Cinema ask artists to make short films specifically for the context of the cinema. The four films commissionned for 2019 will be shown unannounced – a surprise encounter! – before selected films in...


At Eternity’s Gate (12A)

Friday 26th April 2019 - Thursday 2nd May 2019

Painter and director Julian Schnabel (Basquiat, The Diving Bell and the Butterfly) has created this unorthodox but reverent account of Vincent van Gogh’s troubled last days.


Happy as Lazzaro (12A)

Friday 26th April 2019 - Thursday 2nd May 2019

Following on the cinematic footsteps of Fellini, this is a luminous magic-realist fable which deservedly won the Best Screenplay award at Cannes 2018.


At Eternity’s Gate (12A) – Bringing in Baby

Wednesday 1st May 2019

For parents, grandparents and carers of babies under 12 months to enjoy a sociable trip to the cinema. All tickets £8.50, hot drink included!


The White Crow (12A)

Friday 19th April 2019 - Thursday 25th April 2019

The incredible story of legendary dancer Rudolf Nureyev (Oleg Ivenko) is brought vividly to life by actor-director Ralph Fiennes and BAFTA-winning screenwriter David Hare.


Out of Blue (15)

Friday 19th April 2019 - Thursday 25th April 2019

Recovering alcoholic Detective Mike Hoolihan (Clarkson) is called out to the scene of a possible homicide at an observatory where an expert on black holes has been shot.


Fisherman’s Friends (12A)

Friday 12th April 2019 - Thursday 18th April 2019

Based on the true story of the Port Isaac sea shanty group, this is a lovely, heart-warming South West tale.

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