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Thu 1 Dec // Thu 1 Dec // Fri 2 Dec // Sat 3 Dec // 11:00 /20:00 /

Everybody Wants Some!!

Annie's Staff Choice

Everybody Wants Some!!

PG / 117mins / Richard Linklater / 2016 / USA

Following the acclaimed Boyhood, Linklater returns with this spiritual sequel to his 1993 breakthrough, Dazed & Confused. Set in the world of 1980s college life he follows a freshman’s first weekend at college, experiencing a fraternity-like lifestyle with his hard partying teammates as they navigate their way through the freedoms and responsibilities of unsupervised adulthood.

“The most feel-good film I’ve seen in a long, long time. And the tight-fitting retro sportswear is a bonus!” – Annie’s Staff Choice.

Would you like a cinema seat with your name on it? Then come along to our festive extravaganza at 3pm, Sunday 4 December 2016.

Sun 4 Dec // 15:00 /

SPECIAL SEAT AUCTION AND POSTER SALE FUNDRAISER!

Get a seat with your name on it made by Leigh Dyer

SPECIAL SEAT AUCTION AND POSTER SALE FUNDRAISER!

We're fundraising to continue with our quest to secure plush new, comfy seats. By joining us for this fun fundraising auction you'll really be supporting your treasured community cinema and at the same time it's the perfect way to pick up a unique Christmas gift. 

Scour our film posters and pick up a bargain classic poster to adorn your walls, or grab the perfect stocking filler for your film-loving kith and kin.

You can also sponsor a seat plaque designed by sculptor Leigh Dyer, at this festive fundraising extravaganza!

Local filmmaker extraordinare Glenn Veness will compere, Glenys Jacques will be auctioneer, and we'll be joined by other special guests including local film industry veteran, Richard Green, who will be offering up some classic collectable film posters for sale, and providing a lively introduction to the event.

The fabulous Linda King and Anita Bush will be in glamorous garb to 'demonstrate' the posters, and we'll also be offering a free glass of punch to all guests to warm the cockles on a Sunday afternoon!

Seat plaques are £100 and all posters have the very reasonable starting price of a mere £10.

Stick it in your diary now!

Find out more about the event and see the posters available to buy.

First come first served on the door - just show up!

 

Sun 4 Dec // 19:30 /

Cave of Forgotten Dreams

Focus on Herzog season

Cave of Forgotten Dreams

Exempt / 90mins / Werner Herzog / 2010 / Canada | USA | France | Germany | UK, some subtitles

Herzog captures the stunning majesty of the Chauvet Cave in southern France, where the world’s oldest cave paintings have been discovered. Herzog reveals a breathtaking subterranean world including 32,000-year-old artworks. With his humorous and engaging narration Herzog reflects on our primal desire to communicate and represent the world around us, and ultimately upon what it means to be human.

** Notice about The Cinematologists appearance **

Unfortunately, one of the film academics Dr Dario Llinares, who was due to be speaking at this screening, will no longer be able to attend, as he has suffered a serious injury in a recent cycling accident.

Filmmaker and Electric Palace cinema director Rebecca E Marshall will offer a short introduction and Q&A instead for this screening.

We look forward to welcoming Dario back after his recovery, for the next podcasting recording sessions on 12th February and 12th March 2017.

Find out more about the events taking place as part of our Focus on Herzog season

Thu 8 Dec // Thu 8 Dec // 11:00 /20:00 /

Wiener-Dog

Wiener-Dog

15 / 89mins / Todd Solondz / 2016 / USA

Welcome to the doghouse: the latest biting comedy follows the wayward adventures of a dachshund who  passes from oddball owner to oddball owner. Featuring an all-star cast that includes Greta Gerwig, Julie Delpy, Danny DeVito and Ellen Burstyn, this is a tragically funny, wondrously warped look at the absurdity of life (and death) from one of contemporary cinema’s most unique voices.

Fri 9 Dec // Sat 10 Dec // 20:00 /

Lo and Behold - Reveries of the Connected World

Focus on Herzog season: Presented by Rebecca E Marshall

Lo and Behold - Reveries of the Connected World

15 / 90mins / Werner Herzog / 2016 / USA

Herzog dives into the wonders of the virtual world with his most immersive documentary yet. He explores the digital landscape with the same curiosity and imagination he previously trained on earthly destinations, leading viewers on a journey that reveals the ways in which the online world has transformed how virtually everything in the real world works - from business to education, space travel to healthcare, and the very heart of how we conduct our personal relationships.

Find out more about the events taking place as part of our Focus on Herzog season

Sun 11 Dec // 20:00 /

The Abominable Snowman

Christmas B Movie Fan Club

The Abominable Snowman

PG / 85mins / Val Guest / 1957 / UK

A kindly English botanist and a gruff American scientist lead an expedition to the Himalayas in search of the legendary Yeti. ‘'Demon-prowler of the mountain shadows...Dreaded man-beast of Tibet...The terror of all that is human.'' This Hammer Horror stars Peter Cushing. All tickets £5.

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Thu 15 Dec // Thu 15 Dec // 11:00 /20:00 /

Chevalier

Chevalier

18 / 105mins / Athina Rachel Tsangari / 2016 / Greece, Subtitles

In the middle of the Aegean Sea, on a luxury yacht, six men on a fishing trip decide to play a game, in this slow-building, queasily compelling look at the modern male dynamic. During this game things will be compared, songs will be butchered, and blood will be tested. But at the end of the voyage when the game is over, the man who wins will be the best man. And he will wear upon his littlest finger the victorious signet ring: the Chevalier.

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Fri 16 Dec // Sat 17 Dec // Sat 17 Dec // Sun 18 Dec // Sun 18 Dec // 20:00 /15:00 /20:00 /15:00 /20:00 /

It's A Wonderful Life

It's A Wonderful Life

U / 129mins / Frank Capra / 1946 / USA

Jimmy Stewart is the owner of a money lending company that for years has been helping people in his town live their dreams. But when one Christmas he has one calamity after another, he decides to take his own life, believing everyone would be better off if he had never lived.

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