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Looper 15 Fri 2 – Thu 8 Nov Dir: Rian Johnson US 2012 119mins Cast: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Bruce Willis, Paul Dano, Emily Blunt

The highlight of this programme is the visit of esteemed Russian director Andrei Konchalovsky, assistant to Tarkovsky, maker of Asya’s Happiness, The Runaway Train and The Inner Circle; he has worked in Soviet Russia, Europe and Hollywood. He will talk about his life and films after the screening of Uncle Vanya on Wed 21 Nov.

Other highlights from Toronto International Film Festival include Ben Affleck’s intelligent political thriller Argo where truth is stranger than fiction. Sally Potter’s Ginger and Rosa reflects on what it was to be 17 in 1962, on the cusp of social and political change and The Sapphires will put a smile on your face and a skip in your step as it charts the progress of a quartet of young Aboriginal singers who go to entertain the troops in Vietnam in 1968. For the festivities, Debbie Isitt’s Nativity 2: Danger in the Manger goes back to school where David Tennant has joined the staff and Mike Newell’s adaptation of Great Expectations with a script by David Nicholls (One Day) gives greater voice to the female roles. With such an abundance of riches, it makes sense to save money by becoming a Film Member.

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Cover image: Ginger and Rosa – p09


“It pulls off the full Wizard Of Oz: it has a brain, courage and a heart.” Empire

On The Road

This is also the week of the French Film Festival UK 2012, flourishing a bunch of fresh new titles from across the Channel. Harvesting the pick of the crop from other festivals, Amour, winner of the Palme d’Or in Cannes, screens in November. This is probably the best film of the year, a profoundly emotional study of love and decline with exceptional performances by Jean Louis Trintignant and Emmanuelle Riva. If this is not the best film of the year, then The Master probably is. Philip Seymour Hoffman delivers an Orson Welles-sized performance as the originator of a cult while Joaquin Phoenix plays a Joseph Cotten role in a Citizen Kane of a movie by Paul Thomas Anderson.

Director Rian Johnson reteams with his Brick star Joseph Gordon-Levitt in this time-travelling sci-fi tale set in a dystopian future. Gordon-Levitt plays a ‘looper’ called Joe, a contract killer who disposes of victims sent back from 30 years into the future. When his older self (played by Bruce Willis) turns up as one of his targets, both Joes must avert the course of the future to survive.

Based on Jack Kerouac’s defining post-war American novel, On the Road is a tale of the quest for meaning and a sense of belonging, set against a backdrop of experimentation: with art, with sex and with drugs. The cast is a Who’s Who of hot young actors, including Garrett Hedlund, Sam Riley, Kristen Stewart, Amy Adams and Kirsten Dunst.


Fri 2 – Thu 8 Nov Dir: Walter Salles US 2012 124mins Cast: Garrett Hedlund, Sam Riley, Kristen Stewart, Viggo Mortensen


On the Road 15


Both films will take place in the Conference Room.

A two-day festival marking 50 years of the work of Edward Bond, regarded by many as our greatest living playwright.

Tickets £5 (£3) +50p booking fee. FREE for those with festival Day Passes

Blow-Up 15

Walkabout 12a

Fri 2 & Sat 3 Nov Dir: Michelangelo Antonioni UK / Italy / USA 1966 111mins Cast: Vanessa Redgrave, Sarah Miles, David Hemmings, John Castle, Jane Birkin

Fri 2 & Sat 3 Nov Dir: Nicolas Roeg UK 1971 101mins Cast: Jenny Agutter, Lucien John, David Gulpilil, John Meillon, Robert McDarra

On a trip to a local park a young, successful photographer (Hemmings) takes a picture of a mysterious beauty (Redgrave), but soon discovers something disturbing when he develops the photos. A seminal film of the 60s, featuring dialogue written by Bond, Blow-Up was nominated for a Best Screenplay Academy Award and won the Palme D’Or at the Cannes Film Festival in 1967.

Walkabout, the 1971 film from director Nicolas Roeg stars Jenny Agutter and Luc Roeg as two young children who are stranded in the Australian outback and forced to cope on their own. In the wilderness they meet an Aborigine on walkabout, a ritualistic separation from his tribe. A startling film, from a script by Edward Bond. 03

Pandora’s Box PG Die Büchse der Pandora

Sat 3 Nov 7.30pm Theatre £13 (£11), £16 (£14) Under 26s £9.50 Dir: Georg Wilhelm Pabst Germany 1929 110mins Cast: Louise Brooks, Fritz Kortner, Francis Lederer, Carl Goetz GW Pabst’s 1929 silent film follows the rise and fall of the captivating, amoral young prostitute Lulu. Brought to life by the inimitable and incandescent Louise Brooks, the heroine is driven by curiosity and expresses herself only through pleasure. This special screening is accompanied by a brand new live score by award-winning Icelandic composer Jóhann Jóhannsson and cellist and composer Hildur Gudnadóttir (Múm/Animal Collective), featuring Philip Jeck. Pandora’s Box

Caesar Must Die

Created by Opera North Projects.

Saturday Film Talks A chance to spend the day exploring particular themes in film guided by a specialist in that field.

£10 (£7). Film members £8.50 (£5.25)

British Crime Thriller

Shakespeare on Screen

Sat 3 Nov 11am – 3.30pm

Sat 24 Nov 11am – 3.30pm

Following the success of the Nordic Noir Film Talk back in March, Barry Forshaw (author of British Crime Film) and the much-respected film critic Nigel Floyd return to Warwick Arts Centre, this time to talk about this country’s long and impressive tradition of crime movies, from the 1930s to the present – with the genre in rude health.

The clash of personalities and political visions at the heart of Shakespeare’s masterpiece Julius Caesar has drawn a host of extraordinary actors in front of the camera and now the long-term prisoners in the Taviani Brothers’ Caesar Must Die.

They will also introduce and discuss the disturbing but deeply compelling crime movie, Kill List, a film that moves at times into horror film territory.


Tony Howard, Professor of English at University of Warwick, delves into the highs and lows of portraying Julius Caesar on screen. This talk will include a preview screening of Caesar Must Die, winner of the Golden Bear at Berlin Film Festival.

Fri 9 – Sun 11 Nov Dir: Pat O’Connor UK 2012 103mins Cast: Richard Griffiths, Maxine Peake, John Lynch, Jack O’Connell

Private Peaceful

Private Peaceful 12a

Anna Karenina

Following on from the successful War Horse, comes an adaptation of another Michael Morpurgo novel, this time about two brothers who are sent to fight in the trenches in WWI. Private Peaceful stars Jack O’Connell (TV’s Skins) and George Mackay as Tommo and Charlie Peaceful.

Goodnight Mister Tom will be accompanied by a pre-screening of War Story, an Aardmananimated short film.

Goodnight Mister Tom

This award-winning adaptation of the Michelle Magorian novel stars John Thaw as Tom Oakley, a grumpy, cynical old widower who has to take in young evacuee William at the start of World War II. A moving story about how friendship can develop in the most difficult circumstances.

Fri 9 – Mon 12 & Wed 14 Nov Dir: Joe Wright UK / France 2012 130mins Cast: Aaron Johnson, Keira Knightley, Kelly Macdonald, Jude Law, Domhnall Gleeson Director Joe Wright (Pride and Prejudice, Atonement) pairs up once more with his muse Keira Knightley for another lavish literary adaptation, this time of Tolstoy’s epic tale of forbidden love, Anna Karenina, adapted for the screen by Tom Stoppard. Knightley is Anna, trapped in a loveless marriage to her upstanding but stiff husband Alexei (Law), who has her head and heart turned by the arrival of enigmatic soldier Vronsky (Johnson). A visual feast that features the very best of the new British acting establishment.

Goodnight Mister Tom PG Sat 10 Nov 1.30pm Dir: Jack Gold, UK 1988 101mins Cast: John Thaw, Nick Robinson, John Carter Cinema £4.50 (£2.50)

Anna Karenina 12a


Asya’s Happiness PG

A celebration of the great Russian and international film maker Andrei Konchalovsky, whose work spans from serious Soviet films to mainstream Hollywood fare.

Wed 21 Nov USSR 1966 98mins Cast: Iya Savvina, Lyubov Sokolova, Aleksandr Sirin

He’s worked with diverse luminaries from Andrei Tarkovsky to Sylvester Stallone.

“The most gifted of the young Soviet directors” Film critic Michel Ciment

The Inner Circle 15 Sat 10 Nov Italy / Russia / US 1991 132mins Cast: Tom Hulce, Lolita Davidovich, Bob Hoskins, Alexandre Zbruev The Inner Circle tells the true story of KGB officer Ivan Sanchin (Hulce), who became Stalin’s personal film projectionist from 1939 right up to the dictator’s last days. Emotionally abandoned by Ivan’s stubborn devotion to Stalin, his wife Anastasiya (Davidovich) fixates her affections on an orphan girl whose parents were purged by the KGB.

Istoriya Asi Klyachinoy, kotoraya lyubila, da ne vyshla zamuzh

Banned for 20 years by the Soviet authorities upon its release in 1966, it depicts rural life on a collective farm, centering on Asya, a lame and pregnant member of the collective. This is a bleak but beautiful portrait of a remote community with impressive performances from a cast of non-actors.

Uncle Vanya PG Dyadya Vanya

Wed 21 Nov USSR 1970 104mins Cast: Innokenti Smoktunovsky, Sergei Bondarchuk, Irina Kupchenko Adapted and directed by Konchalovsky, this beautiful version of Chekov’s work employs both film and stage effects to create a theatrical yet cinematic experience. Smoktunovsky plays an estate manager who (along with local doctor Astrov) falls for the young wife of the estate’s owner. Post-screening Q&A with Konchalovsky


Nostalgia for the Light

Asya’s Happiness

Konchalovsky at Warwick

Nostalgia for the Light 12a Nostalgia de la luz

In the vast Atacama Desert, the world’s leading astronomers search the universe for clues as to the origins of life from inside their giant telescopes. But they share the space with a group of women who ignore the wonder of the skies in order to dig deep in the desert, looking for the remains of their loved ones. For years, General Pinochet killed thousands of political prisoners, disposing of their bodies in the great expanse of the Desert.

5 Broken Cameras

Mon 12 & Tue 13 Nov Dir: Patricio Guzmán France / Chile 2010 94mins Cast: Gaspar Galaz, Lautaro Núñez, Luís Henríquez

Documentary filmmaker Patricio Guzmán has created a moving portrait of the Chilean people, so in touch with their ancient heritage and the unknown universe, but terrified of the recent past and the dark secrets the desert may reveal.

Sister TBC

L’enfant d’en haut Tue 13 – Thu 15 Nov Dir: Ursula Meier France / Switzerland 2012 100mins Cast: Kacey Mottet Klein, Léa Seydoux, Martin Compston Chosen as Switzerland’s entry for the Best Foreign Film Oscar and winner of the Silver Bear at Berlin, Ursula Meier’s (Home) second feature is a moving and bittersweet account of familial responsibility. 12-year-old Simon (Klein) spends his days in a posh ski resort in the Alps, where he steals skis and other equipment to sell for cash. His unemployed older sister (Seydoux) has little idea of what Simon gets up to and their relationship is, at best, cold and distant. Forces around Simon’s actions soon reveal the siblings’ hidden past and the reason for their fractious relationship. Sister

5 Broken Cameras 15 Wed 14 & Thu 15 Nov Dir: Emad Burnat & Guy Davidi Palestine / Israel / France 2011 94mins Filmed by Emad Burnat, a Palestinian villager, this unusual Middle Eastern documentary chronicles life in the West Bank village of Bil’in over the course of 5 years; from the birth of Burnat’s fourth son, Gibreel, to demonstrations against Israeli-erected barriers and the encroachment of Jewish settlements. Footage of Gibreel growing up is interspersed with images of this tense backdrop, and the conflict has increasingly devastating effects on his friends and family. 07

French Film Festival UK 2012

Une Vie Meilleure

A selection of highlights from the 20th edition of the French Film Festival. The perfect opportunity to see the best of contemporary French cinema. Le Magasin des Suicides


Une Vie Meilleure 15 Le Magasin des A Better Life Suicides 15 Fri 16 Nov Dir: Cédric Kahn France / Canada 2011 112mins Cast: Guillaume Canet, Leïla Bekhti, Slimane Khettabi Guillaume Canet (Tell No One) plays Yann, a cook, who along with his waitress wife Nadia, decide to risk everything on the purchase of a restaurant. With no finance of their own, they find themselves pushed into a downward spiral of financing and bank loans that forces the family to make life-changing decisions. 08

The Suicide Shop

Sat 17 Nov Dir: Patrice Leconte France / Canada / Belgium 2012 79mins Cast: Bernard Alane, Isabelle Spade, Kacey Mottet Klein Adapted from the novel of Jean Teulé, this quirky animation imagines a city so sad that people have no taste for living; a city where the most successful shop is the one that sells poisons and ropes to help you end your life. But the owner has just had a new baby - and he’s the embodiment of joie de vivre...

Paris-Manhattan 15 Sun 18 Nov Dir: Sophie Lellouche France 2012 80mins Cast: Alice Taglioni, Patrick Bruel, Marie-Christine Adam, Louis-Do de Lencquesaing Pharmacist Alice (Taglioni) is obsessed with Woody Allen. His pictures adorn her walls and she ‘prescribes’ specific films by Allen to her ailing customers. Worried that their daughter’s infatuation is hindering her love life, Alice’s parents set her up with the handsome Victor (Bruel), who soon finds out he can’t quite live up to the man of her dreams.

40 year old Mélina (Viard) has the most famous voice in France. Late night presenter of a radio programme devoted to emotional and sexual problems, she regularly solves her listeners’ problems with irreverence and humour. Away from the studio however, Mélina leads a reclusive life, avoids personal contact and battles with various phobias. Dealing with her own emotional problems, she embarks incognito on a search to find her mother.

Fri 16 – Thu 22 Nov Dir: Sally Potter US 2012 90mins Cast: Elle Fanning, Annette Bening, Christina Hendricks, Jodhi May

Tue 20 Nov Dir: René Clément France 1952 86mins Cast: Georges Poujouly, Brigitte Fossey, Amedee, Laurence Badie, Lucien Hubert Considered one of the most important French films in the pre-New Wave era, Les Jeux Interdits tells the story of a young orphan girl, who is befriended by 10 year old Michel (Poujouly) and taken in by his family. After witnessing the rituals surrounding a funeral, the two children secretly build a small cemetery to conduct funerals for their pets and other animals. Neighbourhood suspicions arise when a cross is stolen from a local graveyard.

From director Sally Potter (Orlando) comes a tale of two best friends in 1960s London, who share everything. The two teenage girls – Ginger and Rosa – are inseparable; they play truant together, discuss religion, politics and hairstyles, and dream of lives bigger than their mothers’ frustrated domesticity. As the Cold War meets the sexual revolution, and the threat of nuclear holocaust escalates, the lifelong friendship of the two girls is shattered - by the clash of desire and the determination to survive.

Ginger and Rosa

Mon 19 Nov Dir: Pierre Pinaud France 2012 89mins Cast: Karin Viard, Nicolas Duvauchelle, Nadia Barentin

Forbidden Games

Parlez-moi de Vous

On Air

Les Jeux Interdits 12a Ginger and Rosa 12a

Les Jeux Interdits

Parlez-moi de Vous 15


Mythical Monsters Sat 17 Nov 1.30pm Cinema £4.50 (£2.50)

Thu 22 Nov Dir: Katherine Fairfax Wright & Malika Zouhali-Worrall US / Uganda 2012 90mins A documentary following gay rights activist David Kato as he tries to repeal Uganda’s homophobic laws and liberate his fellow lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender men and women, or ‘kuchus’. Working with a clan of fellow activists, David fights Uganda’s government and tabloids in the courts, on television, and at the United Nations. Because, he insists, “if we keep on hiding, they will say we’re not here”.

Fri 23 – Thu 29 Nov & Mon 10 – Thu 13 Dec Dir: Wayne Blair Australia 2012 103mins Cast: Deborah Mailman, Jessica Mauboy, Chris O’Dowd, Tory Kittles, Eka Darville A fantastic feel-good movie set in Australia in 1968 tells the story of four aboriginal sisters who become the southern hemisphere’s answer to the Supremes. Discovered by talent scout Dave (O’Dowd), he reinvents their sound in a bid to secure their first proper gig: performing for the troops in Vietnam. The Sapphires

This special screening features all your favourite monsters including The Gruffalo, The Gruffalo’s Child and the TV versions of The Clangers and Where the Wild Things Are.

Call Me Kuchu TBC The Sapphires PG

The Gruffalo

Argo 15 Fri 23 – Thu 29 Nov Dir: Ben Affleck US 2012 120mins Cast: Ben Affleck, Bryan Cranston, Alan Arkin Ben Affleck continues to impress as a director in his new feature Argo, set during the Iranian revolution in 1979 and based on a true story. Part espionage thriller, part entertaining movie-business satire, it tells the tale of a CIA operative (Affleck) who attempts to rescue six American diplomats from Iran with a plan so absurd it might actually work. Concocting a fake sci-fi movie “Argo”, complete with script and director, he attempts to pass off the diplomats as a Canadian film crew in order to get them out of the country. 10


The Master Amour


Amour 12a

The Master TBC

Fri 30 Nov & Sun 2 – Thu 6 Dec Dir: Michael Haneke Austria / France / Germany 2012 127mins Cast: Jean-Louis Trintignant, Emmanuelle Riva, Isabelle Huppert

Fri 30 Nov, Sun 2 – Fri 7 Dec & Sun 9 – Thu 13 Dec Dir: Paul Thomas Anderson US 2012 137mins Cast: Philip Seymour Hoffman, Joaquin Phoenix, Amy Adams

Written and directed by Michael Haneke (Hidden), Amour has provoked an outpouring of emotion from critics and audiences alike, winning the 2012 Palme D’Or at Cannes. Taking place almost entirely in their small flat, Georges (Trintignant) and Anne (Riva) are a blissfully happy couple in their eighties. When Anne suffers a series of strokes, Georges is left struggling to care for the wife he promised he would never put in a home. An absorbing and intimate portrait of love and ageing, and the unrelenting sadness of losing the one you love.

A critical hit and one of the most talked-about films on the festival circuit, director Paul Thomas Anderson (There Will be Blood) returns with this self-penned tale of a drifter, and the charismatic cult figure he falls in with, said to be inspired by the controversial Scientology religion. Joaquin Phoenix is Freddie, a former sailor who is struggling to adapt to life in the aftermath of WWII. Unable to hold down a job and in possession of a short fuse, he finds guidance in the shape of Lancaster Dodds (Hoffman), a man of influence and a charismatic leader, who is not all that he seems.

Scrooge U Sat 1 Dec 1.30pm Dir: Brian Desmond-Hurst UK / US 1953 83mins Cast: Alastair Sim, Mervyn Johns, Kathleen Harrison £4.50 (£2.50) This classic version of Dickens’ A Christmas Carol has a superb performance from Alastair Sim as the miserly Ebenezer Scrooge, the meanest man in London. On Christmas Eve, Scrooge is visited by his old business partner Jacob Marley and the ghosts of Christmas past, present and future who show him the error of his ways. A perfect Christmas family film, to be enjoyed with plenty of humbugs! 11

Lawrence of Arabia PG

Nativity 2: Danger Great in the Manger U Expectations 12a

Fri 7 & Sun 9 Dec Dir: David Lean UK / US 1962 228mins Cast: Peter O’Toole, Alec Guinness, Anthony Quinn, Jack Hawkins, Omar Sharif

Fri 14, Sun 16 – Mon 24 & Thu 27 Dec Dir: Debbie Isitt UK 2012 105mins Cast: David Tennant, Pam Ferris, Jessica Hynes

The seminal David Lean epic returns to the big screen in this new digital print in honour of its 50th anniversary. The film made a star of lead actor Peter O’Toole and won seven Academy Awards in 1963, including Best Picture, Best Director and Best Cinematography. Recounting the life of the infamous and enigmatic military man T.E Lawrence, the film takes in his exploits in the desert, where he led attacks on Aqaba and Damascus.

A fantastic Christmas treat for all the family, partly filmed right here in Coventry. Following the success of the first Nativity! film in 2009, local director Debbie Issit returns with a sequel, with David Tennant as the new teacher at struggling primary school, St Bernadette’s. Intent on taking his rag-tag bunch of schoolchildren on a road-trip to the National ‘Song for Christmas’ competition, they get lost along the way and find themselves struggling across the country in a desperate bid to make it on time.


Silver Linings Playbook

Mike Newell directs an all-star British cast in a lavish adaptation of the classic Dickens novel. Jeremy Irvine (War Horse) is Pip, an orphan who finds his life bound up with the mysterious convict Magwitch (Fiennes), a reclusive and eccentric lady called Miss Havisham (Bonham Carter) and her adopted daughter Estella (Grainger). Following Pip as he matures from a boy into a man, this is a classic coming of age tale that will enchant a new generation.

Great Expectations

Lawrence of Arabia

This screening will include an interval.

Fri 14, Sun 16 – Mon 24, Wed 26 & Thu 27 Dec Dir: Mike Newell UK / US 2012 129mins Cast: Helena Bonham Carter, Ralph Fiennes, Jeremy Irvine, Jason Flemyng

Nativity 2: Danger in the Manger


National Theatre Live The best of British Theatre broadcast live to screens at Warwick Arts Centre

Timon of Athens by William Shakespeare with Simon Russell Beale

Thu 1 Nov 6.45pm & Sun 11 Nov 3pm (Encore Screening). Approx 3hrs Cinema (Encore Screening Theatre) £15, restricted view £10 (+50p booking fee) Simon Russell Beale takes the title role in Shakespeare’s strange fable of consumption, debt and ruin, written in collaboration with Thomas Middleton.

Gambit TBC Fri 28 – Mon 31 Dec, Wed 2 & Thu 3 Jan Dir: Michael Hoffman US 2012 tbc Cast: Colin Firth, Cameron Diaz, Stanley Tucci, Alan Rickman A smart comedy with a screenplay by Joel and Ethan Coen, Gambit stars Colin Firth alongside Alan Rickman and Cameron Diaz in this mad-cap con caper. Firth is Harry Deane, the put-upon art curator for obnoxious billionaire Lionel Shahbandar (Rickman). Determined to get one over on his boss, he aims to dupe him with a realistic but fake Monet. As part of his plan, he ropes in an eccentric Texas rodeo girl, PJ (Diaz) to help him pull the wool over Lionel’s eyes. However, Deane’s best laid plans go awry when Lionel begins to fall for PJ, and soon all bets are off.

Silver Linings Playbook TBC Fri 28 – Mon 31 Dec, Wed 2 & Thu 3 Jan Dir: David O. Russell US 2012 120mins Cast: Bradley Cooper, Jennifer Lawrence, Robert De Niro Winner of the People’s Choice Award at this year’s Toronto International Film Festival, David O. Russell’s follow up to The Fighter pairs Bradley Cooper (Limitless) and Jennifer Lawrence (Winter’s Bone) in an unusual romantic comedy about love, obsession and mental illness. After a short stint in a mental institution, Pat (Cooper) decides to win back his ex-wife with the help of Tiffany (Lawrence), a similarly damaged young woman trying to get over the death of her husband.

New York’s Met Opera Live in HD

Screenings of the best opera live from the Metropolitan Opera House, New York

The Tempest Adès Sat 10 Nov 5.55pm. 3hrs Theatre £25.50 (£20.50) (+50p booking fee)

La Clemenza di Tito Mozart Sat 1 Dec 5.55pm. 3hrs 13mins Cinema. Tickets £25.50 (£20.50), restricted view £10 (+50p booking fee)

Un Ballo in Maschera Verdi Sat 8 Dec 5.55pm. 3hrs 54mins Cinema. Tickets £25.50 (£20.50), restricted view £10 (+50p booking fee)

Aida Verdi Sat 15 Dec 5.55pm. 3hrs 54mins Cinema. Tickets £25.50 (£20.50), restricted view £10 (+50p booking fee) 13

quick guide

Films A-Z


5 Broken Cameras




Thu 1 Fri 2 Sat 3 Sun 4 Mon 5 Tue 6 Wed 7 Thu 8 Fri 9 Sat 10 Sun 11 Mon 12 Tue 13 Wed 14 Thu 15 Fri 16 Sat 17 Sun 18

Anna Karenina




Asya’s Happiness




Call Me Kuchu


Film Talk: British Crime Thrillers


Film Talk: Shakespeare on Screen p04 French Film Festival UK 2012 p08 & p09 Gambit


Ginger and Rosa


Goodnight Mister Tom


Great Expectations


Inner Circle (The)


Jeux Interdits (Les)


Lawrence of Arabia




Magasin des Suicides (Le)


Master (The)


Mythical Monsters


Nativity 2: Danger in the Manger


Nostalgia for the Light


On the Road


Pandora’s Box




Parlez-moi de Vous


Private Peaceful


Sapphires (The)




Silver Linings Playbook




Uncle Vanya


Vie Meilleure (Une)




NT Live: Timon of Athens Bond@50: Walkabout On the Road Looper Bond@50: Blow-Up Film Talk: British Crime Thrillers Bond@50: Walkabout Looper Looper Pandora’s Box On the Road Bond@50: Blow-Up Looper On the Road On the Road Looper Looper On the Road On the Road On the Road Looper Looper On the Road Private Peaceful Anna Karenina Goodnight Mister Tom Private Peaceful Met Opera Live: The Tempest Anna Karenina The Inner Circle NT Live: Timon of Athens (Encore Screening) Private Peaceful Anna Karenina Anna Karenina Nostalgia for the Light Nostalgia for the Light Sister Anna Karenina Sister 5 Broken Cameras 5 Broken Cameras Sister Ginger and Rosa Une Vie Meilleure Mythical Monsters Ginger and Rosa Le Magasin des Suicides Ginger and Rosa Paris-Manhattan Ginger and Rosa

6.45pm 2pm 6.15pm 8.50pm 9.30pm 11am 2pm 4pm 6.30pm 7.30pm 9pm 9.30pm 4pm 7.30pm 6.15pm 8.50pm 6.30pm 9pm 3.45pm 6.15pm 8.50pm 6.30pm 9pm 6.15pm 8.30pm 1.30pm 4pm 5.55pm 6.15pm 8.45pm 3pm 4pm 7.30pm 6.15pm 9pm 6.30pm 8.45pm 4pm 6.30pm 8.45pm 6.30pm 8.45pm 6.30pm 8.30pm 1.30pm 4pm 6.30pm 8.30pm 4pm 7.30pm

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Mon 19 Tue 20 Wed 21 Thu 22 Fri 23 Sat 24 Sun 25 Mon 26 Tue 27 Wed 28 Thu 29 Fri 30

Ginger and Rosa Parlez-moi de Vous Les Jeux Interdits Ginger and Rosa Asya’s Happiness Uncle Vanya Ginger and Rosa Ginger and Rosa Call Me Kuchu The Sapphires Argo Film Talk: Shakespeare on Screen The Sapphires Argo Argo The Sapphires The Sapphires S. Argo Argo The Sapphires The Sapphires S. The Sapphires Argo Argo The Sapphires The Master Amour

6.30pm 8.30pm 6.30pm 8.30pm 4pm 6.15pm 9pm 6.30pm 8.30pm 6.30pm 8.45pm 11am 4pm 6.30pm 4pm 7.30pm 6.30pm 8.45pm 6.15pm 8.45pm 4pm 6.30pm 8.45pm 6.15pm 8.45pm 6pm 8.50pm


Sat 1 Sun 2 Mon 3 Tue 4 Wed 5 Thu 6 Fri 7 Sat 8 Sun 9 Mon 10

1.30pm 5.55pm 4pm 7.30pm 6pm 8.50pm 3.30pm 6.20pm 8.50pm 3.30pm 6pm 8.50pm 3.30pm 6.20pm 8.50pm 3.30pm 8pm 5.55pm 3pm 7.30pm 6pm 8.50pm

Scrooge Met Opera Live: La Clemenza di Tito Amour The Master The Master Amour The Master Amour The Master The Master The Master Amour The Master Amour The Master Lawrence of Arabia The Master Met Opera Live: Un Ballo in Maschera Lawrence of Arabia The Master The Master The Sapphires

Tue 11 Wed 12 Thu 13 Fri 14 Sat 15 Sun 16 Mon 17 Tue 18 Wed 19 Thu 20 Fri 21 Sat 22 Sun 23 Mon 24 Tue 25 Wed 26 Thu 27 Fri 28 Sat 29 Sun 30 Mon 31

The Sapphires 6.30pm The Master 8.45pm The Master 6pm The Sapphires 8.50pm The Sapphires 6.30pm The Master 8.45pm Nativity 2: Danger in the Manger 6pm Great Expectations 8.30pm Met Opera Live: Aida 5.55pm Nativity 2: Danger in the Manger 4pm Great Expectations 7.30pm Nativity 2: Danger in the Manger S. 6pm Great Expectations 8.30pm Nativity 2: Danger in the Manger 6pm Great Expectations 8.30pm Nativity 2: Danger in the Manger 6pm Great Expectations 8.30pm Nativity 2: Danger in the Manger 6pm Great Expectations 8.30pm Nativity 2: Danger in the Manger 6pm Great Expectations 8.30pm Great Expectations S. 3pm Nativity 2: Danger in the Manger 6pm Great Expectations 8.30pm Great Expectations 4pm Nativity 2: Danger in the Manger 7pm Great Expectations S. 3pm Nativity 2: Danger in the Manger S. 5.45pm Merry Christmas! Great Expectations 5.30pm Great Expectations 3pm Nativity 2: Danger in the Manger 6pm Silver Linings Playbook 4pm Gambit 7.30pm Gambit 4pm Silver Linings Playbook 7.30pm Gambit 4pm Silver Linings Playbook 7.30pm Gambit 3pm Silver Linings Playbook 5.30pm

January Tue 1 Wed 2 Thu 3

Happy New Year! Silver Linings Playbook 4pm Gambit 7.30pm Gambit 4pm Silver Linings Playbook 7.30pm

S. = Subtitled Screening

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In association with University of the Third Age, Sue Porter of De Montfort University leads an initial course of 5 sessions as an introduction to understanding form and style in film. The course will look at Film Language, Adaptation, National Cinemas, Representation on screen and the Epic.

The Sapphires (p10)

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