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of documenting Brexit with Brexitannia director Timothy George Kelly and forthcoming Postcards from the 48% director David Nicholas Wilkinson.

Jack Witek and interviewees from the film from both sides of the Brexit vote.

Following the screening, director Carol Salter will be in conversation with Tora Colwill, who is an Undertaker, Funeral Speaker and Founder of The Modern Funeral.

This screening will be followed by a Q&A with director Jakob M. Erwa

This screening is followed by a discussion with Brighton-based refugees & support organisations.

This film is preceded by an exclusive short: Michael Haneke - Image Everlasting.

This screening wll be introduced by Adam Feinstein, Neruda scholar and writer of the definitive Neruda biography and advisor to Pablo Larrain on the film.

This screening will be introduced by Luciana Berger, Labour & Cooperative MP for Liverpool Wavertree.

Mary Wild is a film researcher based in London, delivering public lectures at City Lit, Shoreditch House, and Freud Museum. Her popular series PROJECTIONS promotes psychoanalytic interpretation of moving image, focusing on auteur studies (e.g., David Lynch, Lars von Trier, Andrei Tarkovsky) and cinematic representations of identity, neoliberal economics, the unconscious, and love.

This screening will be followed by a panel discussion, with speakers including Priscilla Igwe from The New Black Film Collective and Nuala O'Sullivan from Women Over Fifty Film Festival.

The screening will be followed by a panel discussion

In collaboration with The New Black Collective, we welcome Imruh Bakari (filmmaker & lecturer),Yvonne Connikie (Curator/Festival Director) and Anthony Andrews (Exhibitor/Programmer) who will discuss the film following this screening.

Followed by a Q&A with Gianfranco Rosi

Following the screening, there will be a Q&A with director Director Mercedes Grower and actor Steve Oram

This screening will be followed by a Q&A with director Alex Reuben

This screening will be followed by a Q&A with director Alex Reuben and Professor Chris Frith

We will be joined by director Andrey Zvyagintsev for a Q&A following this screening

This screening will be followed by a Q&A with Bruce Parry.

Following the screening, we are delighted to welcome Bruno Ganz for a Q&A hosted by Gareth Evans.

This screening will be followed by a Q&A with Che Scott-Heron hosted by Malik Al Nasir.Presented in collaboration with Fore-Word Press and XL Recordings.

This screening will be followed by a live Q&A with director Daisy Asquith

Following this screening,there will be a Q&A with director Gerry Fox.

This screening will be followed by a Q&A with director Michael Winterbottom.

There will be a Q&A with director Selim Mourad following this screening.

This screening will be followed by a Q&A with director Tamer El Said

We are delighted to welcome to the Little the film's screenwriter, John Hodge, who will take questions following the screening

This screening will be followed by a Q&A with director Mercedes Grower and actor Julia Davis

This screening will be followed by a Q&A with director Mercedes Grower and actor Steve Oram

This screening will be followed by a Q&A with director and cowriter of Nighthawks, Ron Peck.

This screening, which is in collaboration with Collective, will be followed by a Q&A with director Sarah Turner.

This screening will be followed by a Q&A with director Sarah Turner, hosted by Dr. Shelley Cobb, of The University of Southampton's research project Calling the Shots: Women and Contemporary Film Culture.

This screening is followed by a Q&A with director Sarah Turner, hosted by Emma Pett, Lecturer in Film Studies & Director of Research for Art, Media & American Studies at UEA.

This screening will be followed by Q&A with director Selim Mourad

We are delighted to welcome actor Zach Gilligan, who will take part in a Q&A following this screening.

This preview is preceded by short film 'Ask CAB', 1942 from the Ministry of Information.

The Reading Agencies & Libraries Summer Reading Challenge 2017

Free IMAX 3D documentary screening as part of the Bradford Family Film Festival. Tickets can be booked through Box Office only from 10am on the day of the performance.

with people feature in the film.

We are delighted to welcomed director Gurinda Chadha for a post-screening Q&A.

Playing from a 35mm print

This special 40th anniversary restoration comes with a recorded introduction from J.J. Abrams, Denis Villeneuve, and director Steve Spielberg.

Showing in 4K High Definition Cinema Resolution

Playing from a 70mm print

Picturehouse Central celebrates the work of Bruno Ganz with a season of his best films

Picturehoue Central shows a season of Bruno Ganz's best work

A season dedicated to the late Iranian filmmaker Abbas Kiarostami

No advertisements or trailers will play ahead of this screening. You are recommended to arrive promptly.

No advertisements will play ahead of this screening. You are recommended to arrive promptly.

This screening will be accompanied by a special in conversation event with Al Gore, recorded live at Picturehouse Central on Aug 11

This screening will include a post-show talk by The Royal Observatory Edinburgh.

Everyone welcome. Audio Description is available for this film, and is undetectable to anyone not wearing a headset

A festival of screenings, talks and discussions to commemorate the 200th anniversary of Jane Austen's death, in partnership with the Dept. of English and Related Literature at the University of York and the South Bank Community Cinema.

Especially for people on the autism spectrum or with other special needs and their families, friends and carers. Adults without disabilities are only admitted if they are accompanying a child or a person on the autism spectrum/with special needs.

Live events venue below City Screen hosting live music, comedy & arts

The Basement Jazz CLub is a new project which wants to put York's amazing jazz scene front and centre.

This screening is an 'all welcome', non-exclusive screening set up in association with The Bevern Trust, a registered charity in East Sussex who are passionate about helping profoundly disabled people to get more from life.

Exclusively for parents or carers with babies under the age of one. This screening also has subtitles for people with hearing loss.

a selection of films and discussions commemorating Black History Month.

Author Jon Towlson will be signing copies of his book The Turn To Gruesomeness In American Horror Films, 1931-1936 in our Sky Lounge from 7.30

Buy an Endless Poetry ticket and see Dance of Reality for just £5. Available at the Box Office only on purchase or presentation of ticket, limited availability.

Free IMAX 3D documentary screening as part of the Bradford Family Film Festival. Tickets can be booked through Box Office only from 10am on the day of the performance

Celebrating active ageing and life through film.

This screening is part of Brighton Digital Festival

Following the screening, there will be a BSL- interpreted Q&A with Samantha Allen, British Deaf Association.

After the screening join us for an informal discussion about the film, all welcome.

Childrens Halloween matinee! Best minions costume wins a prize. All tickets £2

All tickets £2, everyone welcome!

From It's A Wonderful Life to festive Screen Arts, discover our Yuletide programme.

This film screens as part of Cinecity, Brighton's film festival brining you the very best in international cinema and a global mix of premieres and previews, artists’ cinema and installations, treasures from the archive, retrospectives, free education screenings and events, talks and debates.

Join us for our club dedicated to French cinema.

A season to mark the 50th anniversary of the partial decriminalisation of homosexuality in England and Wales.

A season of fresh films and classic cinema, curated by members of the Critics' Circle Film Section.

This screening takes place as part of Crossings, an Institute of Contemporary Arts-led UK-wide film and events programme exploring migration from both global and local perspectives, supported by the BFI using National Lottery funding and in partnership with the Goethe-Institut and the School of Film & Television, Falmouth University.

In collaboration with Dementia Action Alliance. Donations will be gratefully received to help support their great work.

Open to all but especially for people with dementia and their family, friends and carers. Join us for free tea, coffee and biscuits and a chance to socialise for 30 minutes before the film. The film will start at the time stated.

-The UK's Music Doc Festival.

Join us for a double bill. Tickets sold seperately.

The Duke of York's presents a series of talks and lectures at The Joker, Preston Circus, Brighton (directly opposite the cinema).

Great films with great debates. Introduced by expert staff from the university.

This film has been curated by Eyes Wide Open Cinema, Brighton's queer film strand

This special preview and q&a event is presented by fashion & cinema in association with The Telegraph

This year's best IMAX films on our newly upgraded theatre

10 days of the best African cinema in London

To mark the opening night of PATTI CAKE$ Dukes @ Komedia and Hammer & Tongue present the best poetry slam artists around including rap duo Sombras, following this screening.

The F-Rating is applied to films by cinemas and film festivals giving movie-goers an easily identifiable label so they can choose films that fairly represent women on screen and behind the camera.

This screening is part of a retrospective of the work of Italian filmmaker and 2017 Academy Award Nominee Gianfranco Rosi. Presented in collaboration with Cambridge University, Centre for Film and Screen.

This event is presented in collaboration with the Goethe-Institut

Are you a vampire or a werewolf? Watch vampiric saga The Lost Boys and lupine classic An American Werewolf In London and then head to a hideous Halloween party in the bar.

Join us on Saturday 29 and Sunday 30 October for a magical weekend watching all eight films on the big screen.

Part of FACTs season Haunting the Unknown, inspired by their current exhibition No Such Thing As Gravity.

This screening is part of the Jonathan Meades Retrospective organised by the Whitechapel Gallery.

Culture Shock presents a season of thrilling evening screenings from the 'Master of Suspense'

Promoting learning for children through film and related activities

Homotopia is a Liverpool based arts & social justice organisation making art, interventions and participation that inspires and unites communities.

This Q&A will be hosted by legendary film theorist Laura Mulvey

head of policy at Prisoners' Education Trust.

Professor of Contemporary Islamic Studies in the Faculty of Oriental Studies at St Antony's College, Oxford.

Housing Day is a day of social media activity focusing on telling tenant stories and dispelling misconceptions about who lives in social housing.

"Can you Hula like Grace? Show us, and win special prizes!"

With introductory talk from representatives from the Cambridge refugee community and post-screening discussion in the Bar.

Educational and entertaining IMAX 3D documentary shorts for the whole family (approx. 20 minutes long).

Educational and entertaining IMAX 3D documentary shorts for the whole family (approx. 45 minutes long).

A special season of films to mark the 70th anniversary of Indian independence.

This screening will be introduced by a guest speaker

Preceded by introduction from The Alzheimer's Society and Tour De Yorkshire short film. Screening in partnership with Alzheimer's Society and Tour De Yorkshire 2017. ​65% of proceeds will be donated to The Alzheimer's Society​. (Sunday's Dementia Friendly show will have no intro).

The screening will be introduced by Dr Peter Walsh, who will address the social context of cinema-going in 1916. With thanks to Imperial War Museums and Bath & North East Somerset Council.

We're please to welcome David Dent, local film writer and coordinator of West Norwood Free Film Festival, to introduce this screening.

We are delighted to welcome Dr Martin Hall, lecturer in Film and Media studies at York St. John University and expert in American cinema to introduce the screening.

Catch up on the latest releases and discuss it afterwards over coffee and biscuits. Join the conversation!

Culture Shocks monthly programming strand screening cult classic films on old-school 35mm or 70mm.

We are delighted to welcome American filmmaker and screenwriter Kelly Reichardt for a post-screening Q&A. Presented by The Bechdel Test Fest.

Films from the director of Manchester By The Sea

Each screening is preceded by an award winning short film from the Women Over Fifty Film Festival.

Kitty's Fortune - a short film by Sophie Shad - will play ahead of this screening.

This screening is part of Liverpool Arab Arts Festival (LAAF), the UK’s biggest annual celebration of Arab arts and culture.

London East Asia Film Festival 2017

Join us for the live event featuing an in-person Q&A with John Pilger, hosted by Afshin Rattansi. The Q&A from Picturehouse Central will be broadcast live to cinemas across the UK.

This film screens as part of a programme looking at alternative realities, history and 'sampling' together with ethnography and social anthropology.

This film screens as part of Liverpool Independent Film Festival

This event is part of the Liverpool Irish Festival

Including Q&A hosted by author and journalist Antonia Quirke.

Screening as part of London Short Film Festival 2017.

With Major Tim Peake's Soyuz TMA-19M descent module on show at the National Science and Media Museum from September, we celebrate with a season of films that take us to outer space and beyond.

Classic films for Monday afternoons at our cheapest rate

All ticket holders to this show are invited to join us in the Members' Bar to see in 2017

Charity preview screening in support of the National Film and Television School

- championing the art of creative documentary and non-fiction filmmakers.

This BAFTA nominated short film, directed by Jörn Threlfall and produced by Jeremy Bannister, will show before this screening.

UEA philosophers introduce great movies with philosophical themes

This screening will be followed by a panel discussion entitled 'The Westminster Gap - When Will We See Gender Equality in Politics?', featuring Sophie Cook (Labour), Kelly-Marie Blundell (Liberal Democrats) and Kate Wood (Women's Equality Party).

We welcome director Paul Sng and Caroline Lucas MP to a Q&A following this screening.

The screening will be followed by a discussion on Black History of Notting Hill

Critic with Starburst Magazine and author of the recent book Close Encounters of the Third Kind (Auteur/Columbia University Press).

This screening is introduced byJonathan Rigby, actor and author of books including Studies in Terror: Landmarks of Horror Cinema (2011) and English Gothic: A Century of Horror Cinema (2000)

This screening will be introduced by Roger Clarke, writer, film critic, expert on the paranormal and M R James and author of A Natural History of Ghosts. stories.

Following this screening there will be a discussion on 'Internet, Privacy, Safety & Security, post Snowden'. Panel includes Prof. Ross Anderson, Wendy M. Grossman, Dr Julian Huppert and others

We are delighted to welcome director Juan-Carlos Medina and producer Joanna Laurie following this screening

and Josh Appignanesi, the directors of the film.**NOTE - this screening is open to people unaccompanied by children too**

Plus Q&A with Director Chris Hughes & cast members

Neasa Ní Chianáin and David Rane.

We are delighted to welcome lead actress Ellie Kendrick for a post-screening Q&A.

Plus Q&A with director Jonathan Blagrove, producer Marc Atkinson and cinema historian Stephen Peart.

This screening will be followed by a Q&A with Jonathan Cavendish and Diana Cavendish.

Plus Q&A with the film's producer Rebecca O'Brien (and Film Director Ken Loach - to be confirmed)

The screening will be followed by a Q&A with the director Sarah Turner hosted by Yvonne Salmon, (University of Cambridge), Director, Alchemical Landscape Project (CRASSH).

Belle and Emma's grandmother-granddaughter relationship shows us not only what the old can teach the young, but what the younger generation has to share with their elders.

Time moves in one direction, memory in another. Set in the faded grandeur of Herne Bay on the Kent coast, One Last Dance tells the story of three generations of men, lost love and the intimacy of a dance

A woman. A house. Sheets stir. The end is near, but new beginnings await...Using dance as a unique cinematic language, The Wake is an Irish short film that challenges how women and their bodily rites are portrayed on screen.

Marjorie is an 89 year old retired vaudevillian acress. Fortunes have faded, but the memories of her magnificent past are vibrant

An elderly hairdresser is cleaning up her salon at the end of the day. As she chats away to herself and to imaginary clients, she drifts deeper and deeper into her fantasies.

A mixture of specially curated favourites in the unique atmosphere of Pop Brixton

Corrina Antrobus and Simran Hans of the Bechdel Test Fest lead a discussion on Speed Sisters and female representation in cinema.

Multidimensional sound for a unique audio experience

This special preview screening will be introduced by actor Julie Walters, writer Peter Turner whose memoir the film is based on, and producer Barbara Broccoli.

This film screens as part of the Liverpool International Festival of Psychedelia 2017.

Director of the Scottish Documentary Institute.

Black Out UK present a Q&A panel made up of filmmakers, cultural activists and commentators, to follow this special preview screening.

This screening will be followed by a Q&A with Charlie Philips: legendary photographer, restaurateur, and chronicler of the black history of London. The Q&A will be hosted by programmer, curator and filmmaker Yvonne Connikie: founder of the Black Film Festival Wales 2000-2008, founder member and former Chair of The New Black Film Collective (2009 – present), and Assistant Curator and Education Coordinator for ‘Big City Stories’, a Black London Film Heritage Archive Project sponsored by Film London.

- David is the producer of Trouser Bar, and Amrou is the star and writer of Nightstand.

We're delighted to welcome star Ellie Kendrick for a Q&A following this special preview screening.

Post-screening Q&A with Kyle Grayson from Newcastle University and Professor Caroline Kennedy-Pipe, University of Hull, as part of the 2016 Media and Conflict Interchange.

We're delighted to welcome co-directors Olivier Ducastel and Jacques Martineau for a Q&A following this screening.

Join us for a post-screening Q&A with 'the prince of Nothingwood' himself, Salim Shaheen

Shrabani Basu is the journalist who uncovered the moving, true story behind the film starring Judi Dench as Queen Victoria and Ali Fazal as Abdul Karim, the young muslim who comes to England to wait on tables at the Queen's Golden Jubilee celebrations.

We celebrate one of cinema’s most prolific – and brutal – filmmakers.

The Craft Film Festival, presented by the Crafts Council and Crafts magazine.

The screening includes a special pre-recorded Q&A with Mel Brooks.

join the post-screening discussion in the bar.

Bringing modern IMAX classics back to the biggest screen in the region

A season evening of short film celebration hosted by Robert Makin, International Review, and We Make Movies On Weekends

Screens in association with Scalarama– a celebration of cinema every September!

Investigating the science that goes into films. Screenings are preceded by a 20–30-minute session hosted by at least one guest speaker.

Our luxury screening room, with super-comfy seats. An allocation of tickets are always reserved for in-person and telephone bookings. Ask at box office or call 0871 902 5758 (calls cost 13p per minute plus your telephone company’s access charge).

Exeter University staff introduce hand-picked films, followed by an informal discussion in our café bar

with directors Pete Middleton and James Spinney

Screenings and special events presented by the Serpentine Gallery.

For the second chance to see Who's Gonna Love Me Now, we'll be including a screening of Liverpool film-maker Jazamin Sinclair's short film WE ARE FAMILY about the Liverpool Pride choirs project. Choir Director Jennifer John will introduce the evening and be on hand take questions about her work with six local choirs, and their emotional and unforgettable finale to Pride 2016. Supported by Unison North West LGBT Group.

This award-winning short film, selected from Liverpool Film Night, will show before this screening.

You can dance or you can stand in rapt silence. Ltd seating will be provided.

Scultping Time: The Films Of Andrei Tarkovsky

You have seen TED Talks. But you have never experienced TED - the global phenomenon propelled by ideas that are transforming the world. Until now.

This screening takes place in The Box - our boutique screen which comprises of 25 double seated sofas.

Picturehouse presents a season of folk and fairytale films

Presented in partnership with The New Black Film Collective. A discussion will follow this screening.

Presented in association with Time Out

A special preview in association with The New Black Film Collective.

This screening will by shown on VHS tape. Long live the new flesh!

Exclusive previews at £10 a ticket to celebrate 25 years of Clapham Picturehouse!

The Imperial War Museum, Gateways to the First World War and The Fedora Group present this UNESCO listed film with live original score piano accompaniment and pre-screening talks by Dr Sam Carroll (University of Kent) and Glyn Edwards (The Fedora Group: Stage, Screen & Trench).