What’s on > Cinema

This week’s new releases are Ad Astra, starring Brad Pitt as an engineer on a galactic hunt for his father; bittersweet beekeeping documentary Honeyland; and gently humorous family drama The Farewell.

Not Just Bollywood continues this week with the controversial Lipstick Under My Burka on Saturday and the award-winning A Death in the Gunj on Sunday.

Also on Sunday, HarmonieBand perform live accompaniment to Berlin: Symphony of a Great City; whilst on Wednesday, catch a selection of short films from up and coming filmmakers and studios with our Filmed Up showcase.

Highlights: Cinema


FilmFear 2019

Tue 29 Oct 2019 – Wed 6 Nov 2019
Prepare yourself for the return of FilmFear in October, as our collaboration with Film4 continues with a third...

Next 7 Days: Cinema



Tomorrow 20.00
Mastroianni excels as Guido Anselmi, a director whose new project is collapsing around him, along with his life....

Normal (15)

From Fri 27 Sep
Through a series of wry and acerbic vignettes, Italian filmmaker Adele Tulli’s Normal playfully exposes the spectacle of...

Sir (12A)

Sat 17.00
Set in contemporary Mumbai, writer and director Rohena Gera’s debut film Sir is a sharply crafted urban fairy-tale with...

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Ferdinand (U)

Starts Sun 29 Sep 2019 at 11.00
Based on the classic children’s book, Ferdinand proves you can’t judge a bull by its cover!

Waiting (15)

Starts Wed 2 Oct 2019 at 18.10
Shot in the picturesque coastal city of Kochi, two strangers strike up an unlikely friendship in a hospital...

Sugar Cane Alley (PG)

Starts Sat 5 Oct 2019 at 18.10
Euzhan Palcy’s first feature is one of cinema’s great coming-of-age tales. It follows José, an orphan living with...

Jarman Awards 2019 (CTBA)

From Tue 22 October
Discover works that explore new digital practices, experimental animation and fresh approaches to analogue filmmaking in this screening...

The Dead Center (18)

Starts Wed 30 Oct 2019 at 18.30
A fantastically dark and scary mystery with the pace and propulsion of a low-budget action-thriller from writer/director Billy...

TransGeek (CTBA)

Starts Sat 2 Nov 2019 at 15.30
Stories From The Intersection of Gender Identity and Geek Culture Transgeek brings in a wonderful diversity of Trans...

The Wicker Man (15)

Starts Sat 2 Nov 2019 at 18.40
One of the key films in British horror history. A detective investigating a young girl's disapearance on a...

NT Live/ Hansard (12A)

Starts Thu 7 Nov 2019 at 18.45
See two-time Olivier Award winners, Lindsay Duncan (Birdman, About Time) and Alex Jennings (The Lady in the Van,...

Late Night (15)

Starts Tue 12 Nov 2019 at 18.30
Emma Thompson stars as a legendary talk show host accused of hating women, so she hires one to...

Coming soon: Cinema


NT Live/ Fleabag (15)

Thu 12 Sep 2019 – Mon 30 Sep 2019
See the hilarious, award-winning, one-woman show that inspired the BBC’s hit TV series Fleabag,broadcast live to cinemas from...
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Werewolf (CTBA)

From Fri 4 Oct
Children who have been liberated from a Nazi concentration camp are left abandoned without food or water. However,...

Joker (15)

Fri 4 Oct 2019 – Thu 10 Oct 2019
Todd Phillips’ exploration of Arthur Fleck, a failed comic and a man disregarded by society, is not only...

Hero Q&A

Mon 7 Oct 2019 – Ongoing
We will be joined by writer, director and producer Frances-Anne Solomon, and lead actor Nickolai Salcedo for a...

Magic Medicine Q&A

Wed 9 Oct 2019 – Ongoing
Event/ We will be joined by Magic Medicine contributor David Nutt, Professor of Neuropsychopharmacology at Imperial College London,...