What’s on > Cinema

Top independent cinema in Manchester, scroll down to see what’s on at HOME right now and what’s coming up including new releases, special seasons, director Q&As and foreign language films.

If you’re planning a visit, please be aware that we still have some measures in place to keep everyone safe – find out more here.

Highlights: Cinema


Merry 80s Christmas

Sat 11 Dec 2021 – Thu 23 Dec 2021
With action, adventure and horror, this year’s festive season brings back characters that inspired a generation and films...

Next 7 Days: Cinema


Nadja (15)

Tomorrow 18.20
Presented in 35mm format, Michael Almereyda’s stylised vampire film is a one-of-a-kind early nineties classic.

Lamb (15)

From Fri 10 Dec
María and Ingvar get along well enough on their remote Icelandic sheep farm, but the couple are haunted...

Hope (CTBA)

From Fri 10 Dec
The relationship between artist-partners Tomas and Anja is put to the test after Anja gets a life-threatening diagnosis...

Book now: Cinema


Gremlins (12A)

Starts Thu 16 Dec 2021 at 17.45
A sleepy American suburban town gets a rude awakening in this classic 80s comedy horror. Teenager Billy gets...

It’s a Wonderful Life (U)

Starts Fri 17 Dec 2021 at 17.50
This ultimate feel-good, festive favourite, from Oscar-winning director Frank Capra stars James Stewart as despairing businessman George Bailey

A Christmas Carol (PG)

Starts Mon 20 Dec 2021 at 13.00
An innovative retelling of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol that combines film and dance, set in a magical, stylised world influenced by Victorian toy...

Memoria (CTBA)

From Fri 14 Jan
Shot and set in Colombia, Apichatpong Weerasethakul’s meditative rumination on memory and the human condition is anchored by...

NT Live/ Hex (12A)

Starts Thu 17 Mar 2022 at 19.00
A vividly original retelling of Sleeping Beauty, a mythic, big-hearted new musical that goes beyond the waking kiss.

Coming soon: Cinema


Encounter (CTBA)

From Fri 17 Dec
A gripping fusion of speculative science fiction, paranoid thriller and unconventional road movie, it’s also gripping, and deeply...

The Humans (CTBA)

From Sun 2 Jan
The piercingly funny and haunting debut film from writer-director Stephen Karam, The Humans explores the hidden dread of...

The 400 Blows (PG)

From Fri 17 Jan
Francois Truffaut’s directorial debut tells the story of Antoine, a troubled 13-year-old whose grim trajectory is traced from...

Minyan (CTBA)

From Fri 7 Jan
A young Russian Jewish immigrant, caught up in the tight constraints of his community, develops a close friendship...

La peau douce (CTBA)

Sat 8 Jan 2022
One of Truffaut’s subtlest and most richly rewarding films, this account of an extra-marital affair displays the influence...