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Film Stars Don’t Die in Liverpool

Wednesday 27th December 2017 - Thursday 4th January 2018

Book Early: Adapted from Turner’s own memoir of a truly extraordinary relationship, Bening eloquently portrays a woman who will not compromise her professional ambitions or her desire for personal happiness.


In a Lonely Place (PG)

Friday 29th December 2017 - Wednesday 3rd January 2018

This emotionally charged thriller is a brilliant, turbulent mix of suspenseful noir and devastating melodrama, fuelled by powerhouse performances.


Battle of the Sexes (12A)

Friday 5th January 2018 - Wednesday 17th January 2018

BOOK EARLY In the wake of the sexual revolution, the televised 1973 tennis match between women’s world champion Billie Jean King and ex-men’s-champ and serial hustler Bobby Riggs was billed as the Battle of the Sexes.


Marie Curie: The Courage of Knowledge (TBA)

Friday 12th January 2018 - Thursday 18th January 2018

A sweeping biography of the legendary, Nobel Prize–winning physicist and chemist, who courted controversy by challenging France’s male-dominated academic establishment.


Unrest (12A)

Wednesday 17th January 2018 - Thursday 18th January 2018

Winner of a prize at the Sundance Film Festival, Unrest details Brea’s fight to overcome the disabling disease commonly known as Chronic Fatigue Syndrome.


Jane (PG)

Friday 19th January 2018 - Thursday 25th January 2018

PROGRAMMER'S PICK Drawing from over 100 hours of never-before-seen footage that has been tucked away in the National Geographic archives for over 50 years, Oscar®-nominated director Brett Morgan tells the story of primatologist Jane Goodall.


Mountain (PG)

Saturday 20th January 2018 - Wednesday 24th January 2018

Narrated by Willem Dafoe, who reads an evocative text by Robert Macfarlane, this is a guaranteed adrenaline rush that almost makes you feel like you have scaled a mountain yourself.


Lost in Paris (12A)

Friday 26th January 2018 - Thursday 1st February 2018

Filmed in Abel and Gordon's signature whimsical style, Lost in Paris stars the filmmakers as a small-town Canadian librarian and a strangely seductive, oddly egotistical vagabond.


Most Beautiful Island (18)

Friday 2nd February 2018 - Thursday 8th February 2018

Inspired by her own experiences, director-writer-producer Asensio plays Luciana, a Spanish immigrant trying to build a life for herself in the Big Apple.


A Woman’s Life (12A)

Friday 16th February 2018 - Wednesday 21st February 2018

A powerful adaptation of Guy de Maupassant's first novel 'Une vie', A Woman's Life is a timeless story of love, betrayal and anguish set in the repressive patriarchal world of early 19th century Normandy.

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