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The Farewell (PG)

Friday 18th October 2019 - Thursday 24th October 2019

This film announces at the outset that it’s “based on an actual lie.” The lie is actual because the filmmaker once told it in her own life and the lie serves as the pretext for what becomes a funny, emotionally intricate and deeply moving tale ...

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For Sama (18)

Saturday 19th October 2019 - Thursday 24th October 2019

A love letter from a young mother to her daughter, the film tells the story of Waad al-Kateab’s life through five years of the uprising in Aleppo, Syria as she falls in love, gets married and gives birth to Sama, all while cataclysmic conflict rise...

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Reclaim the Frame – Seahorse: The Dad Who Gave Birth (15)

Monday 4th November 2019

One trans man’s pioneering quest to fulfill an age-old desire: to start his own family. With post screening panel discussion with Seahorse protagonist, Freddy McConnell.

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Good Posture (15)

Friday 8th November 2019 - Tuesday 12th November 2019

Recently graduated Lilian comes to New York to move in with her boyfriend. Fed up with her sense of entitlement, lack of drive and reliance on her absentee father, he quickly breaks up with her, leaving her desperate for a new home.

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FRENCH FILM FESTIVAL: Portrait of a Lady on Fire

Saturday 16th November 2019

One of the biggest hits at this year’s Cannes Film Festival when it received a Queer Palm as well as best screenplay. Festival pass: Get tickets for all 3 films for £15 per person.

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FRENCH FILM FESTIVAL: The Swallows of Kabul (15)

Wednesday 20th November 2019

Directed by two women, The Swallows of Kabul is a very feminine endeavour in its gentle candour and colourful sensibility, portraying life under Taliban control in the Afghan capital. Festival pass: Get tickets for all 3 films for £15 per person.

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Home (12A)

Friday 22nd November 2019 - Thursday 28th November 2019

Shextreme kicks off with this screening of Jen Randall (Psycho Vertical) and British adventurer Sarah Outen’s hotly anticipated new feature. This exciting documentary follows Sarah on her five-year, 20,000-mile, human-powered journey as she travers...

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Bringing in Baby: Home (12A)

Wednesday 27th November 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!

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Shextreme on Tour (advisory 15)

Thursday 28th November 2019

Leading the charge for gender equality in adventure filmmaking, Shextreme’s UK tour takes the best of the 2019 festival out on tour, electrifying audiences with an exciting and inspiring celebration of adventurous, active women.

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Nancy Astor Preview Screening – Introduced by Alexis Bowater

Saturday 30th November 2019

The unveiling of the new Nancy Astor statue on November 28th 2019 to celebrate 100 years of Women in Parliament is a significant event for Plymouth.

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