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New releases this week include BAFTA-winner Paul Wright’s new film Arcadia – an exhilarating study of Britain’s shifting relationship to the land, with score from Will Gregory (Goldfrapp) and Adrian Utley (Portishead). Also new, Diane Kruger’s gives a Cannes prize-winning performance as a grieving mother in In the Fadea new documentary on the life of painter, graffiti artist and social commentator, Jean-Michael Basquiat in Boom for Realand a 4k restoration of the 1967 cult World War I film King of Hearts.

One-offs this week include this month’s family film screening, Annie; the latest film from the Chinese Film Forum UK, Sunshine That Can Move Mountains; and the next two films in our Feature Expanded programme, Also Known as Jihadi and Self Made.
Our Albert Finney: Son of Salford season continues with WolfenUnder the VolcanoErin Brockovich and our volunteer-choice film Big Fish.

Next 7 Days: Cinema


Annie (U)

Sun 11.00
On the surface perhaps one of the oddest entries in Albert Finney's filmography. However, John Huston's adaptation of...

Leave No Trace (PG)

From Fri 29 Jun
Director Debra Granik’s follow-up to Winter’s Bone is another sensitive and intelligent portrait of outsiderism and rural communities.

The Bookshop (PG)

From Fri 29 Jun
Set in 1959, The Bookshop sees a young widow (Emily Mortimer) foil local opposition to expand her community’s...

Coda (CTBA)

Fri 29 Jun 2018 – Ongoing
Ryuichi Sakamoto has had a prolific career spanning over four decades, from techno-pop stardom with Yellow Magic Orchestra...

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Eaten by Lions (12A)

Starts Sat 30 Jun 2018 at 15.30
A hilarious British comedy about two teenage half brothers who are each in search of their different roots....

The Piano (CTBA)

Starts Sun 1 Jul 2018 at 13.00
Jane Campion became the first female director to win the Palme d’Or for The Piano, her extraordinary, triumphant...

My Best (CTBA)

Starts Mon 9 Jul 2018 at 18.30
My Best is the story of Calum Best’s journey to better understand his father, a man that Calum...

Pin Cushion (15)

Starts Fri 13 Jul 2018 at 18.10
A heartrending fairy tale about strength and vulnerability and the relationship between a mother and a daughter.

Space is the Place (CTBA)

Starts Sun 15 Jul 2018 at 15.50
Starring the Afrofuturism jazz star Sun Ra, this loosely-based biopic offers the uninitiated a tantalising glimpse into his...

Repo Man (18)

Starts Thu 19 Jul 2018 at 18.20
Young punk Otto becomes a repo man after helping to steal a car, and stumbles into a strange,...

Lord of Milan (CTBA)

Starts Sat 21 Jul 2018 at 18.30
Herbert Kilpin was the founder of AC Milan FC, one of the world’s biggest football clubs. He emigrated...

Relaxed: Arcadia (12A)

Starts Sat 28 Jul 2018 at 11.00
Scouring 100 years of footage from the BFI National Archive, BAFTA®-winner Paul Wright constructs an exhilarating study of...

The Citadel (CTBA)

Starts Sat 28 Jul 2018 at 15.40
A stellar cast present the story of a doctor in the Welsh Valleys who, confronted with the illness...

White Corridors (U)

Starts Sat 28 Jul 2018 at 18.10
WHITE CORRIDORS is one of celebrated wartime documentary maker Pat Jackson's later forays into the world of fiction....

Rango (PG)

Starts Sun 29 Jul 2018 at 11.00
One of Stanton’s more mainstream films, and representative of his ability to add to a project his trademark...

Mandy (PG)

Starts Sun 29 Jul 2018 at 12.45
Alexander Mackendrick’s Ealing drama Mandy is a film whose sentiments remain as pertinent today as they did in...

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Whitney (CTBA)

From Fri 6 Jul
An unprecedented and unique look into Whitney Houston’s life directed by Academy Award-winning filmmaker Kevin Macdonald.

Vertigo (PG)

From Fri 20 Jul
A former detective with a fear of heights is hired to follow a woman apparently possessed by the...