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Thu 2 Jul // Thu 2 Jul // Fri 3 Jul // Sat 4 Jul // 11:00 /20:00 /

Selma

Selma

12 / 128mins / Ava DuVernay / 2014 / USA

This acclaimed film tells the gripping and moving true story of the pivotal moment in Dr Martin Luther King Jr’s epic civil rights struggle - the 1965 protest march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama to secure voting rights for African-Americans. Starring David Oyelowo as Martin Luther King Jr alongside Tom Wilkinson, Carmen Ejogo, Tim Roth and Oprah Winfrey in this triumphant story of the power of the people.

Sun 5 Jul // 20:00 /

Tony Benn: Will and Testament

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Tony Benn: Will and Testament

12 / 95mins / Skip Kite / 2014 / UK

Tony Benn, the longest serving Labour MP in history, is also, arguably, the most popular UK politician of all time. His brand of socialism has struck a cord with people of all ages and social backgrounds. Through intimate interviews and his personal archive, 'Will And Testament' reveals a very human face behind the political mask. A frank, and sometimes painful exploration of the great themes of life that have affected him and affect us all: love, loss, hopes, dreams, fears and death.

Thu 9 Jul // Thu 9 Jul // Fri 10 Jul // Sat 11 Jul // 11:00 /20:00 /

Wild

Wild

15 / 115mins / Jean-Marc Vallée / 2014 / USA

After years of reckless behaviour and the destruction of her marriage, Cheryl Strayed makes a rash decision. Haunted by memories of her mother Bobbi and with absolutely no experience, she sets out to hike more than a thousand miles on the Pacific Crest Trail all on her own. ‘Wild’ powerfully reveals her terrors and pleasures – as she forges ahead on a journey that maddens, strengthens, and ultimately heals her. Starring Reese Witherspoon.

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Sun 12 Jul // 15:00 /

Far From the Madding Crowd

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Far From the Madding Crowd

U / 155mins / John Schlesinger / 1967 / UK

Julie Christie stars in this adaptation of Thomas Hardy's 19th-century story of a woman's passion. Set in Victorian England, the film follows Bathsheba, a beautiful, independent woman who runs the farm she inherited. She becomes romantically involved with three men: handsome and wayward soldier Frank (Terence Stamp); prosperous gentleman William (Peter Finch); and ever-patient shepherd Gabriel (Alan Bates).

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Sun 12 Jul // 20:00 /

Both Sides Now

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Both Sides Now

Unrated / / Various / 2015 / UK/China

Both Sides Now explores the political and social connections and differences between the UK, China and Hong Kong, by bringing together artworks that investigate nationhood, individuality and power. The films respond to events including Hong Kong’s Umbrella Revolution and the handover of Hong Kong to China. Artists include: Birdy Chu, Map Office, Ellen Pau, Wong Ping and Lu Yang.

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Thu 16 Jul // Thu 16 Jul // 11:00 /20:00 /

Still Alice

Still Alice

15 / 101mins / Richard Glatzer & Wash Westmoreland / 2015 / USA

Alice Howland (Julianne Moore), happily married with three grown children is a renowned linguistics professor. When she receives a devastating diagnosis of early-onset Alzheimer's disease, Alice and her family find their bonds thoroughly tested. Her struggle to stay connected to who she once was is frightening, heartbreaking and inspiring.

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Fri 17 Jul // 20:00 /

Paper Soldier

Paper Soldier

Unrated / 118mins / Aleksey German / 2008 / Russia/Netherlands, subtitles

In 1961, a Soviet medical officer is conflicted about his position overseeing the health of future cosmonauts; should these young men sacrifice their lives for the country – will they ever return from space? In collaboration with SottoVoce Arts cultural exchange project, Glenys Jacques introduces the film exploring its themes of the repression of truth, and the modern space connection.

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Sat 18 Jul // Sun 19 Jul // 20:00 /

Still Alice

Still Alice

15 / 101mins / Richard Glatzer & Wash Westmoreland / 2015 / USA

Alice Howland (Julianne Moore), happily married with three grown children is a renowned linguistics professor. When she receives a devastating diagnosis of early-onset Alzheimer's disease, Alice and her family find their bonds thoroughly tested. Her struggle to stay connected to who she once was is frightening, heartbreaking and inspiring.

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Thu 23 Jul // Thu 23 Jul // 11:00 /20:00 /

Amour Fou

Amour Fou

12 / 92mins / Jessica Hausner / 2014 / Austria / Luxembourg / Germany, subtitles

A romantic comedy based loosely on the suicide of the poet Henrich von Kleist in 1811. Berlin, the Romantic Era, young poet Heinrich wishes to conquer the inevitability of death through love, yet is unable to convince his sceptical cousin Marie to join him in a suicide pact. It is whilst coming to terms with this refusal that Heinrich meets Henriette. His subsequent offer to the beguiling young woman at first holds scant appeal until Henriette discovers she is suffering from a terminal illness…

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Fri 24 Jul // Sat 25 Jul // 20:00 /

X+Y

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X+Y

12 / 111mins / Morgan Matthews / 2014 / USA

Teenage maths prodigy Nathan, struggles when it comes to building relationships due to his autism, not least with his mother (Sally Hawkins). When Nathan is taken under the wing of unconventional teacher Mr. Humphreys (Rafe Spall), the pair forge an unusual friendship. Nathan’s talents win him a place at the International Maths Olympiad and the team travel to a training camp in Taiwan. From suburban England to bustling Taipei, this original and heart-warming film tracks the funny and complex relationships that Nathan builds, as he is confronted by the irrational nature of love.

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Sun 26 Jul // 20:00 /

Destroy All Planets

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Destroy All Planets

Unrated / 75mins / Noriaki Yuasa / 1968 / Japan, subtitles

Gamera the Flying Turtle falls under the spell of evil aliens, but two children free him and he returns to fight the aliens' monster, Viras. And if a flying turtle doesn't make your heart beat faster, shame on you.

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Thu 30 Jul // Thu 30 Jul // Fri 31 Jul // 11:00 /20:00 /

The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

PG / 122mins / John Madden / 2015 / UK

Sonny has his eye on a promising property now that his first venture, The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel has only a single remaining vacancy – posing a rooming predicament for fresh arrivals Guy (Richard Gere) and Lavinia (Tamsin Greig). Evelyn and Douglas (Judi Dench and Bill Nighy) have now joined the Jaipur workforce, as Madge juggles two eligible and very wealthy suitors. And newly installed co-manager of the hotel, Muriel (Maggie Smith) knows everyone's secrets.  

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