Listings At A Glance

  • Thu
    20
    Jul
    2017
    2:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    Rachel Weisz’s is she/isn’t she killer bride bewitches this sleek Daphne du Maurier adaptation.

  • Thu
    20
    Jul
    2017
    7:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    Rachel Weisz’s is she/isn’t she killer bride bewitches this sleek Daphne du Maurier adaptation.

     

  • Sat
    22
    Jul
    2017
    2:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    Claude Barras’s marvellous stop-motion feature juggles the troubles, dreams and fortitude of a boy in a children’s home with deft realism. French with English subtitles. No 6 in Mark Kermode's Top 10 films so far this year. Full details.

  • Tue
    25
    Jul
    2017
    7:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    A private detective struggles to reconnect with his ex-wife and young son in this drama from Hirokazu Koreeda (Our Little Sister). Japanese with English subtitles. Full details.

  • Wed
    26
    Jul
    2017
    2:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    A single man raising his child prodigy niece and her one-eyed pet cat is drawn into a custody battle with his mother. Full details.

  • Wed
    26
    Jul
    2017
    7:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    A single man raising his child prodigy niece and her one-eyed pet cat is drawn into a custody battle with his mother. Full details.

  • Tue
    01
    Aug
    2017
    2:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    Claude Barras’s marvellous stop-motion feature juggles the troubles, dreams and fortitude of a boy in a children’s home with deft realism. French with English subtitles. No 6 in Mark Kermode's Top 10 films so far this year. Full details.

  • Wed
    02
    Aug
    2017
    7:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    A new version of Daphne du Maurier’s classic tale starring Rachel Weisz and Sam Claflin. Full details.

  • Thu
    03
    Aug
    2017
    2:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    Disgraced poet Ted Wallace is summoned to his friend's country manor to investigate a series of unexplained miracles. Full details.

  • Thu
    03
    Aug
    2017
    7:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    Disgraced poet Ted Wallace is summoned to his friend's country manor to investigate a series of unexplained miracles. Full details.

  • Sat
    19
    Aug
    2017
    2:00 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    This classic film, telling the story of WWII pilot Douglas Bader (Kenneth More), was filmed at Kenley aerodrome. Full details.

  • Tue
    22
    Aug
    2017
    7:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    Roger Corman directs this 60's psychedlic film. A TV director takes his first dose of LSD while facing a divorce. Full details.

  • Wed
    23
    Aug
    2017
    7:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    A new version of Daphne du Maurier’s classic tale starring Rachel Weisz and Sam Claflin. Full details.

  • Thu
    24
    Aug
    2017
    2:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    In this restoration from the 1967 classic, Dustin Hoffman plays a young man who’s led astray by the seductive Mrs Robinson, mother of the girl he loves. Full details.

  • Thu
    24
    Aug
    2017
    7:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    In this restoration from the 1967 classic, Dustin Hoffman plays a young man who’s led astray by the seductive Mrs Robinson, mother of the girl he loves. Full details.

  • Tue
    29
    Aug
    2017
    7:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    Edgar Wright directs the story of music-obsessed getaway driver Baby, who wants to ditch his shady lifestyle. No 7 in Mark Kermode's Top 10 films so far this year. Full details.

  • Thu
    31
    Aug
    2017
    2:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    Catherine Deneuve plays a tightly wound midwife forming an unlikely bond with her late father’s mistress. Full details.

  • Thu
    31
    Aug
    2017
    7:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    Catherine Deneuve plays a tightly wound midwife forming an unlikely bond with her late father’s mistress. Full details.

  • Sat
    02
    Sep
    2017
    2:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    Animated drama about a young bride, who must adapt to a new family and city as the tide of WWII turns against her native Japan. Japanese with English subtitles. Full details.

  • Mon
    04
    Sep
    2017
    7:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    Ric Burns unearths rare archival film footage and interviews of the art-world icon Andy Warhol and offers keen observations of his life and work. Much of the material used was shot by Warhol himself during the 1960s and '70s. Interviews include art dealer Irving Blum, Warhol's brother John, Paul Morrissey and art critic Dave Hickey. Book via Warhol Croydon.

    The Andy Warhol film above has been CANCELLED

  • Tue
    05
    Sep
    2017
    7:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    A poetic journey through the city of London, with a celebration of its culture and diversity. Followed by Director Q&A. Full details. Preceded by a Brit School short - London.wav

  • Wed
    06
    Sep
    2017
    7:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    Ric Burns unearths rare archival film footage and interviews of the art-world icon Andy Warhol and offers keen observations of his life and work. Much of the material used was shot by Warhol himself during the 1960s and '70s. Interviews include art dealer Irving Blum, Warhol's brother John, Paul Morrissey and art critic Dave Hickey. Book via Warhol Croydon.

     

  • Thu
    07
    Sep
    2017
    11:00 amDavid Lean Cinema

    Ove has promised to join his wife ever since she died. If only life didn't get in the way. His new Iranian neighbours seem to be the final straw, but could they instead be his salvation? Funny, graceful, and deeply moving, this Best Foreign Language Oscar nominated delight shows that even a grumpy, narrow-minded old man can learn tolerance and kindness. Swedish with English subtitles. Full details.

  • Thu
    07
    Sep
    2017
    7:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    Ove has promised to join his wife ever since she died. If only life didn't get in the way. His new Iranian neighbours seem to be the final straw, but could they instead be his salvation? Funny, graceful, and deeply moving, this Best Foreign Language Oscar nominated delight shows that even a grumpy, narrow-minded old man can learn tolerance and kindness. Swedish with English subtitles. Full details.

  • Mon
    11
    Sep
    2017
    7:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    Rare archival film footage and interviews illustrate filmmaker Ric Burns' tribute to art-world icon Andy Warhol. Much of the material Burns uses was shot by Warhol himself during his heydey in the 1960s and '70s. Interviews include art dealer Irving Blum, Warhol's brother John, Paul Morrissey and art critic Dave Hickey. Book via Warhol Croydon.

  • Tue
    12
    Sep
    2017
    11:00 amDavid Lean Cinema

    A new version of Daphne du Maurier’s classic tale starring Rachel Weisz and Sam Claflin. Babes In Arms screening - see here. Full details.

  • Tue
    12
    Sep
    2017
    7:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    Animated drama about a young bride, who must adapt to a new family and city as the tide of WWII turns against her native Japan. Japanese with English subtitles. Full details.

  • Wed
    13
    Sep
    2017
    7:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    Rare archival film footage and interviews illustrate filmmaker Ric Burns' tribute to art-world icon Andy Warhol. Much of the material Burns uses was shot by Warhol himself during his heydey in the 1960s and '70s. Interviews include art dealer Irving Blum, Warhol's brother John, Paul Morrissey and art critic Dave Hickey. Book via Warhol Croydon.

  • Thu
    14
    Sep
    2017
    2:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    Sofia Coppola directs this 1971 classic remake. Passions rise as a soldier wounded in the US Civil War, finds refuge in a school for young ladies. Full details.

  • Thu
    14
    Sep
    2017
    7:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    Sofia Coppola directs this 1971 classic remake. Passions rise as a soldier wounded in the US Civil War, finds refuge in a school for young ladies. Full details.

  • Tue
    19
    Sep
    2017
    7:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    Hundreds of thousands of Turkish cats roam the metropolis of Istanbul freely. This is the story of seven of them. Turkish with English subtitles. Full details.

  • Wed
    20
    Sep
    2017
    2:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    Christopher Nolan directs the story of the evacuation of Allied troops from the beaches of Dunkirk. Subtitled for people with a hearing loss. Full details.

  • Wed
    20
    Sep
    2017
    7:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    Christopher Nolan directs the story of the evacuation of Allied troops from the beaches of Dunkirk. Full details.

  • Thu
    21
    Sep
    2017
    7:30 pmBraithwaite Hall

    Our AGM followed by screening of "Fairfield Connection" - free seating in The David Lean Cinema. Details here.

  • Fri
    22
    Sep
    2017
    6:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    The art-house classic, Chelsea Girls follows various residents of the Chelsea Hotel in 1966 New York City. The film consists of twelve reels of unedited conversations and monologues with Warhol’s ‘superstars’. It is presented in a split screen with a single audio track in conjunction with one side of screen. Many of Warhol’s films were experimental and aimed to push the boundaries of cinema. Chelsea Girls was one such films that successfully made it into the mainstream. Book via Warhol Croydon.

  • Sat
    23
    Sep
    2017
    5:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    Lonesome Cowboys is a 1968 satire of Hollywood westerns by American filmmaker Andy Warhol and Paul Morrissey. The film features a renegade gang of gay cowboys who ride into a small western town and are welcomed by an array of sordid characters. Lonesome Cowboys won the Best Film Award at the San Francisco International Film Festival. Postponed from 18 September. Book via Warhol Croydon.

  • Mon
    25
    Sep
    2017
    7:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    Warhol's strange and disturbing interpretation of "A Clockwork Orange" presents a man undergoing a torturous "rehabilitation" designed to cure his violent streak. It is exemplary of Warhol’s work in its preoccupation with pornography and violence and includes the familiar cast of Factory regulars, such as Gerard Malanga, Edie Sedgwick and Ondine. The soundtrack includes Martha and the Vandellas, The Kinks, The Rolling Stones, and the The Isley Brothers. Book via Warhol Croydon.

  • Tue
    26
    Sep
    2017
    7:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    Written and directed by Albert Serra, this historical drama takes its audience to the royal deathbed. French with English subtitles. Full details.

  • Tue
    03
    Oct
    2017
    7:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    Pakistani-American Kumail (Nanjiani) is leading a double life – while his reputation as a stand-up comic is growing, and his relationship with Emily (Kazan) is blossoming, his family are pushing him towards an arranged marriage. When Emily finds out, and then becomes very ill, Kumail must face her parents, and decide what he values most. This original, hilarious and touching true-life romcom has been one of the breakout hits of the year. Full details.

  • Wed
    04
    Oct
    2017
    2:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    Christopher Nolan directs the story of the evacuation of Allied troops from the beaches of Dunkirk. Subtitled for people with a hearing loss. Full details.

  • Wed
    04
    Oct
    2017
    7:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    Christopher Nolan directs the story of the evacuation of Allied troops from the beaches of Dunkirk. Full details.

  • Thu
    05
    Oct
    2017
    2:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    A poignant portrait of three generations of Gullah women, descendants from slaves, at the turn of the 20th century. A Black History Month screening. Full details.

  • Thu
    05
    Oct
    2017
    7:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    A poignant portrait of three generations of Gullah women, descendants from slaves, at the turn of the 20th century. A Black History Month screening. Full details.

  • Tue
    10
    Oct
    2017
    11:00 amDavid Lean Cinema

    Hundreds of thousands of Turkish cats roam the metropolis of Istanbul freely. This is the story of seven of them. Babes In Arms screening - see here. Turkish with English subtitles. Full details.

  • Tue
    10
    Oct
    2017
    7:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    50 years after the murder of three young black men, Kathryn Bigelow directs the story of civil unrest and chaos that led to their deaths. Black History Month screening. Full details.

  • Wed
    11
    Oct
    2017
    7:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    In Bundelkhand, India, a revolution is in the making among the poorest of the poor, as the fiery women of the Gulabi Gang empower themselves and take up the fight against gender violence, caste oppression and widespread corruption.

  • Thu
    12
    Oct
    2017
    2:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    When art dealer James Lord (Hammer) agrees to sit for the great Alberto Giacometti (the ever-excellent Rush), he expects it to take a matter of days – yet progress proves maddeningly slow, and Lord is gradually drawn into Giacometti’s complicated personal life. Tucci applies a light comic touch to this study of a celebrated artist in his final years, creating “a delightful Paris chamber piece” (The Telegraph). French/Italian with English subtitles. Full details.

  • Thu
    12
    Oct
    2017
    7:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    When art dealer James Lord (Hammer) agrees to sit for the great Alberto Giacometti (the ever-excellent Rush), he expects it to take a matter of days – yet progress proves maddeningly slow, and Lord is gradually drawn into Giacometti’s complicated personal life. Tucci applies a light comic touch to this study of a celebrated artist in his final years, creating “a delightful Paris chamber piece” (The Telegraph). French/Italian with English subtitles. Full details.

  • Fri
    13
    Oct
    2017
    7:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    Jalsaghar organically integrates song and dance into an arthouse film. The story centres on the decline of an aristocrat & patron of classical music who refuses to be trumped by his younger neighbour. The film features music composed by Ustad Vilayat Khan and sung by the legendary Begum Akhtar, with Roshan Kumari's kathak dance. Bengali with English subtitles. Book here.

  • Sat
    14
    Oct
    2017
    2:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    Hundreds of thousands of Turkish cats roam the metropolis of Istanbul freely. This is the story of seven of them. Turkish with English subtitles. Full Details

  • Tue
    17
    Oct
    2017
    7:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    At the end of the Second World War, Denmark’s coastline was strewn with land-mines. A German prisoner of war unit, many of them raw recruits, are promised their freedom if they can clear a dangerous sector of beach. As the perilous task progresses, the antagonistic relationship between the POWs and their captors begins to thaw. This powerful drama was nominated for the Best Foreign Language Academy Award. German/Danish with English subtitles. Full details.

  • Wed
    18
    Oct
    2017
    7:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    Christopher Nolan directs the story of the evacuation of Allied troops from the beaches of Dunkirk. Full details.

  • Thu
    19
    Oct
    2017
    11:00 amDavid Lean Cinema

    The story of Jacques-Yves Cousteau (Wilson), the sub-aquatic explorer and documentary maker. He is an egoist and womaniser, who ignores his wife (Tautou) and two sons, and is more showman than scientist. His younger son, Philippe (Niney), grows up to become a dedicated ecologist and starts to challenge his father’s methods. Beautifully photographed, with breath-taking underwater sequences, it features a splendid score from Alexandre Desplat and fine performances from the three leads. French with English subtitles. Full details.

  • Thu
    19
    Oct
    2017
    7:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    The story of Jacques-Yves Cousteau (Wilson), the sub-aquatic explorer and documentary maker. He is an egoist and womaniser, who ignores his wife (Tautou) and two sons, and is more showman than scientist. His younger son, Philippe (Niney), grows up to become a dedicated ecologist and starts to challenge his father’s methods. Beautifully photographed, with breath-taking underwater sequences, it features a splendid score from Alexandre Desplat and fine performances from the three leads. French with English subtitles. Full details.

  • Sat
    21
    Oct
    2017
    8:00 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    A murder of a convict held in custody seems to be connected with dark and mysterious events from two years back. Full details.

  • Tue
    24
    Oct
    2017
    2:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    Some years after her close friendship with a Scottish ghillie, as depicted in Mrs Brown, Queen Victoria finds that an Indian clerk, Abdul Karim, offers her similarly good company – but many in the establishment are unsettled by their association. Filmed on location at Osborne House, Dame Judi’s return to one of her most famous roles will be eagerly awaited by many. Subtitled for people with a hearing loss. Full details.

  • Tue
    24
    Oct
    2017
    7:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    A run-down Yorkshire farm is the setting for this debut feature from director Francis Lee. Johnny Saxby (O’Connor), who lives with his crippled father (Hart) and grandmother (Jones), eases his daily frustrations with binge drinking and casual sex. Forced to hire a migrant worker (Secareanu), who he initially despises, Johnny is forced by their burgeoning relationship and his worsening family circumstances to question what he wants out of life. “This is one of the most assured, fully-formed British debuts of recent years” (Sight and Sound). Full details.

  • Wed
    25
    Oct
    2017
    7:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    Court is a quietly devastating, absurdist portrait of injustice, caste prejudice, and venal politics in contemporary India. Taking a pointed look at the contradictions of the Indian legal system, the story unfolds about Mumbai’s invisible underclass in which an aging folk singer emerges as an unlikely source of socio-political resistance. Court was met with universal critical acclaim on the film festival circuit and is one of the best films to emerge from the recent wave of independent Indian films. English, Gujarati, Hindi and Marathi with English subtitles. Book here.

  • Thu
    26
    Oct
    2017
    7:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    Some years after her close friendship with a Scottish ghillie, as depicted in Mrs Brown, Queen Victoria finds that an Indian clerk, Abdul Karim, offers her similarly good company – but many in the establishment are unsettled by their association. Filmed on location at Osborne House, Dame Judi’s return to one of her most famous roles will be eagerly awaited by many. Full details.

  • Fri
    27
    Oct
    2017
    7:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    Hotel Salvation is a warm tale of life and relationships, embedded in Indian culture and Hindu rituals.
    Faced with his father’s untimely & bizarre demand to go and die in the holy city of Varanasi and attain salvation, a son is left with no choice but to embark on this journey.
    The simple pleasures of this timeless city are explored as father and son belatedly come to know each other in the enforced intimacy of their cramped hotel room and the teaming streets. This gentle and tender multi award-winning film will make you laugh and cry. Hindi with English subtitles. Book here.

  • Sun
    29
    Oct
    2017
    4:00 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    Despite being in love with a Ukrainian boy from the same village, Polish girl named Zosia is forced into marrying a wealthy widower. Soon World War II begins and ethnic tensions arise. Amidst the war chaos Zosia tries to survive. Full details.

  • Tue
    31
    Oct
    2017
    7:00 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    Where do you go after you die? While many go to another realm, M (Affleck) returns to his old house, to watch over his grieving partner C (Mara) – and, after she moves on, a sequence of other inhabitants. Lowry’s audacious idea, that the ghost – unseen but not entirely unnoticed by mortal souls – should be portrayed by Affleck under a seemingly simple white sheet, is a great success. This spirit is a melancholy presence at the heart of a beautifully-shot, poignant and sometimes funny study of loss and the nature of a home. Full details. Halloween double bill at discount cost.

  • Tue
    31
    Oct
    2017
    9:00 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    In the aftermath of an apocalyptic plague-like outbreak, a family survive by taking every precaution against outside menaces. When they reluctantly allow another family into their remote woodland home, the tensions soon mount. Providing an intense, gripping conclusion to our Hallowe’en double bill, this character-driven thriller is “a horribly plausible future vision” (Empire magazine). Full details. Halloween double bill at discount cost.

  • Wed
    01
    Nov
    2017
    2:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    Some years after her close friendship with a Scottish ghillie, as depicted in Mrs Brown, Queen Victoria finds that an Indian clerk, Abdul Karim, offers her similarly good company – but many in the establishment are unsettled by their association. Filmed on location at Osborne House, Dame Judi’s return to one of her most famous roles will be eagerly awaited by many. Full details.

  • Wed
    01
    Nov
    2017
    7:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    Some years after her close friendship with a Scottish ghillie, as depicted in Mrs Brown, Queen Victoria finds that an Indian clerk, Abdul Karim, offers her similarly good company – but many in the establishment are unsettled by their association. Filmed on location at Osborne House, Dame Judi’s return to one of her most famous roles will be eagerly awaited by many. Full details.

  • Thu
    02
    Nov
    2017
    2:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    A film about one of the world's greatest icons Björn Borg and his biggest rival, the young and talented John McEnroe and their legendary duel during the 1980's Wimbledon tournament. Engklish/Swedish with English subtitles. Full details.

  • Thu
    02
    Nov
    2017
    7:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    A film about one of the world's greatest icons Björn Borg and his biggest rival, the young and talented John McEnroe and their legendary duel during the 1980's Wimbledon tournament. English/Swedish with English subtitles. Full details.

  • Sat
    04
    Nov
    2017
    5:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

     An immortal classic, Guru Dutt's soulful, romantic masterpiece Pyaasa is frequently listed as one of the greatest films of all time. Translating as 'The Thirsty One', Pyaasa, set in post-independence Kolkata, the film tells the story of Vijay, a struggling poet trying to make his works known in post-independence India, and Gulabo, a prostitute with a heart of gold who eventually helps him get his poems published. Dutt's stark black and white cinematography powerfully evokes the antagonistic forces at work in this classic romantic melodrama. The film will be introduced by award winning filmmaker Ahmed Jamal. Hindi with English subtitles. Book here.

  • Tue
    07
    Nov
    2017
    7:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    A couple's (Jennifer Lawrence and Javier Bardem) relationship is severely tested when their sedate home-life is disrupted by the appearance of two unexpected guests (Ed Harris and Michelle Pfeiffer), disrupting their tranquil existence. Soon Lawrence’s character becomes deeply unsettled by both her new house guests and her increasingly odd husband, and begins to experience creepy visions. Full details.

  • Wed
    08
    Nov
    2017
    7:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    Mahanagar documents with brilliant sensitivity a changing Calcutta of the mid-1950s. The screenplay delves into the agony and ecstasy, the turbulence and excitement of shifting social mores seen through a lower middle class Bengali family when a housewife gets a job as a saleswoman.
    It is a profound sociological study into men and women’s relationship, a portrayal of the world of work from the point of view of women, and an analysis of the clash of modernism and traditions in a middle-class urban family. Bengali with English subtitles. Book here.

  • Thu
    09
    Nov
    2017
    2:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    British animator Hugh Welchman and his wife, artist Dorota Kobiela have brought together 65,000 oil painted frames - produced by 115 professional artists - to form this stunning cinematic achievement. Received a standing ovation at its premiere in the Amency Animation Festival. Full details.

  • Thu
    09
    Nov
    2017
    7:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    British animator Hugh Welchman and his wife, artist Dorota Kobiela have brought together 65,000 oil painted frames - produced by 115 professional artists - to form this stunning cinematic achievement. Received a standing ovation at its premiere in the Amency Animation Festival. Full details.

  • Tue
    14
    Nov
    2017
    11:00 amDavid Lean Cinema

    Based on the real-life courtship between Pakistan-born aspiring comedian Kumail (Kumail Nanjiani), who connects with grad student Emily (Zoe Kazan) after one of his stand-up sets. Babes In Arms Screening. Full details.

  • Tue
    14
    Nov
    2017
    7:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    Three Palestinian women living in an apartment in Tel Aviv try to find a balance between traditional and modern culture. Hebrew/Arabic with English subtitles. Full details.

  • Thu
    16
    Nov
    2017
    11:00 amDavid Lean Cinema

    A rare glimpse into the relationship between beloved children's author A. A. Milne (Domhnall Gleeson) and his son Christopher Robin (Alex Lawther), whose toys inspired the magical world of Winnie the Pooh. Subtitled for those with a hearing loss. Full details.

  • Thu
    16
    Nov
    2017
    7:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    A rare glimpse into the relationship between beloved children's author A. A. Milne (Domhnall Gleeson) and his son Christopher Robin (Alex Lawther), whose toys inspired the magical world of Winnie the Pooh. Full details.

  • Fri
    17
    Nov
    2017
    7:00 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    Dubbed The Godfather of Bollywood films, it ranked "Top 10 Indian Films" of all time in the British Film Institute 2002 poll. The film drew heavily from the conventions of Westerns, and is a defining example of the masala film, which mixes several genres in one work.
    A retired police chief enlists the help of two criminals, to bring down a notorious bandit who murdered his family and terrorised the region. Opening with one of the most memorable action sequences in film history, it’s clear to see why this breathless action-adventure has left an impact on Indian cinema like no other. Hindi with English subtitles. Book here.

  • Tue
    21
    Nov
    2017
    7:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    This bittersweet drama explores the exquisite agonies of midlife romance on a stunningly beautiful Mediterranean island. Italian/French with English subtitles. Full details.

  • Wed
    22
    Nov
    2017
    7:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    Some years after her close friendship with a Scottish ghillie, as depicted in Mrs Brown, Queen Victoria finds that an Indian clerk, Abdul Karim, offers her similarly good company – but many in the establishment are unsettled by their association. Filmed on location at Osborne House, Dame Judi’s return to one of her most famous roles will be eagerly awaited by many. Full details.

  • Thu
    23
    Nov
    2017
    2:00 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    Shakespeare’s masterpiece of the turbulence of war and the arts of peace tells the romantic story of Henry’s campaign to recapture the English possessions in France. But the ambitions of this charismatic king are challenged by a host of vivid characters caught up in the real horrors of war. Full details.

  • Thu
    23
    Nov
    2017
    7:00 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    Shakespeare’s masterpiece of the turbulence of war and the arts of peace tells the romantic story of Henry’s campaign to recapture the English possessions in France. But the ambitions of this charismatic king are challenged by a host of vivid characters caught up in the real horrors of war. Full details.

  • Sat
    25
    Nov
    2017
    6:00 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    A story revolving around a dysfunctional family of two brothers who visit their family and discover that their parent’s marriage is on the verge of collapse, the family is undergoing financial crunch and much more as the drama unfolds. Hindi with English subtitles. Book here.

  • Sun
    26
    Nov
    2017
    4:00 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    Botoks tells a story of several men and women working in a hospital, where sweat, tears and blood are shed every day. The director, Patryk Vega, shows that the world of medicine in Poland is not any less violent or corrupted than the world of the police and mafia. Full details.

  • Sun
    26
    Nov
    2017
    7:00 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    Botoks tells a story of several men and women working in a hospital, where sweat, tears and blood are shed every day. The director, Patryk Vega, shows that the world of medicine in Poland is not any less violent or corrupted than the world of the police and mafia. Full details.

  • Tue
    28
    Nov
    2017
    7:00 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    A young blade runner's discovery of a long-buried secret leads him to track down former blade runner Rick Deckard, who's been missing for thirty years. Full details.

  • Wed
    29
    Nov
    2017
    7:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    British animator Hugh Welchman and his wife, artist Dorota Kobiela have brought together 65,000 oil painted frames - produced by 115 professional artists - to form this stunning cinematic achievement. Received a standing ovation at its premiere in the Amency Animation Festival. Full details.

  • Thu
    30
    Nov
    2017
    2:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    Patricia Clarkson, Cillian Murphy, Timothy Spall and Kristin Scott Thomas get more than their just deserts in this dark comedy wrapped around a tragedy. Full details.

  • Thu
    30
    Nov
    2017
    7:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    Patricia Clarkson, Cillian Murphy, Timothy Spall and Kristin Scott Thomas get more than their just deserts in this dark comedy wrapped around a tragedy. Full details.

  • Sat
    02
    Dec
    2017
    2:00 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    The life inside a farm in Italy at the beginning of the century. Many poor country families live there, and the owner pays them by their productivity. One of the families has a very clever child. They decide to send him to school instead of make him help them, although this represents a great sacrifice. The boy has to wake up very early and walk several miles to get to the school. One day the boy's shoes break when returning home, but they do not have money to buy another pair. What can they do? Italian with English subtitles. Full details.

  • Tue
    05
    Dec
    2017
    2:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    This film has has everything: comedy, tragedy, truth, lies, life, death, bravery and cowardice. All under the shadow of Stalin's Terror… and with an amazingly multifaceted cast who can give us all these things and more.Full details.

  • Tue
    05
    Dec
    2017
    7:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    This film has has everything: comedy, tragedy, truth, lies, life, death, bravery and cowardice. All under the shadow of Stalin's Terror… and with an amazingly multifaceted cast who can give us all these things and more.Full details.

  • Wed
    06
    Dec
    2017
    7:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    Documentary about film director Leila Sansour’s return to her hometown of Bethlehem, finding momentous personal and political change. Followed by Q&A with Open Bethlehem Campaign’s Sara Apps. Full details.

  • Thu
    07
    Dec
    2017
    11:00 amDavid Lean Cinema

    For his directorial debut, Andy Serkis brings to life the inspiring true love story between Robin and Diana Cavendish (Andrew Garfield, Claire Foy), an adventurous couple who refuse to give up in the face of a devastating disease. Full details.

  • Thu
    07
    Dec
    2017
    7:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    For his directorial debut, Andy Serkis brings to life the inspiring true love story between Robin and Diana Cavendish (Andrew Garfield, Claire Foy), an adventurous couple who refuse to give up in the face of a devastating disease. Full details.

  • Sat
    09
    Dec
    2017
    2:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    Japanese animation telling the story of a young orphan, taken to an alternative universe by a bear man, uniting to fight a darkness that brings chaos to both worlds. Full details.

  • Mon
    11
    Dec
    2017
    7:00 pmDavid Lean Cinema

  • Mon
    11
    Dec
    2017
    8:00 pmDavid Lean Cinema

  • Tue
    12
    Dec
    2017
    11:00 amDavid Lean Cinema

    British animator Hugh Welchman and his wife, artist Dorota Kobiela have brought together 65,000 oil painted frames - produced by 115 professional artists - to form this stunning cinematic achievement. Received a standing ovation at its premiere in the Amency Animation Festival. Full details.

  • Tue
    12
    Dec
    2017
    7:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    Directed by Bharat Nalluri (‘Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day’), the film shows how Charles Dickens (Dan Stevens) mixed real life inspirations with his vivid imagination to conjure up unforgettable characters and a timeless tale, forever changing the holiday season into the celebration we know today. Full details.

  • Wed
    13
    Dec
    2017
    7:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    Patricia Clarkson, Cillian Murphy, Timothy Spall and Kristin Scott Thomas get more than their just deserts in this dark comedy wrapped around a tragedy. Full details.

  • Thu
    14
    Dec
    2017
    2:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    Directed by Bharat Nalluri (‘Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day’), the film shows how Charles Dickens (Dan Stevens) mixed real life inspirations with his vivid imagination to conjure up unforgettable characters and a timeless tale, forever changing the holiday season into the celebration we know today. Full details.

  • Thu
    14
    Dec
    2017
    7:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    A sensual and transcendent tale of first love, based on the acclaimed novel by André Aciman. Full details.

  • Tue
    19
    Dec
    2017
    7:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    What starts out as a lavish train ride through Europe quickly unfolds into one of the most stylish, suspenseful and thrilling mysteries ever told. Full details.

  • Wed
    20
    Dec
    2017
    7:00 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    A young blade runner's discovery of a long-buried secret leads him to track down former blade runner Rick Deckard, who's been missing for thirty years. Full details.

  • Thu
    21
    Dec
    2017
    2:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    What starts out as a lavish train ride through Europe quickly unfolds into one of the most stylish, suspenseful and thrilling mysteries ever told. Full details. Subtitled for those with a hearing loss.

  • Thu
    21
    Dec
    2017
    7:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    Sean Baker’s The Florida Project is a deeply moving and unforgettably poignant look at childhood. Set on a stretch of highway just outside the imagined utopia of Disney World, The Florida Project follows six-year-old Moonee (Brooklynn Prince in a stunning breakout turn) and her rebellious mother Halley (Bria Vinai, another major discovery) over the course of a single summer. Full details.

  • Thu
    28
    Dec
    2017
    2:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    Set on the island of Tanna in the South Pacific, this is the true story of a couple who decided to marry for love, rather than obey their parents’ wishes. Full details.

  • Fri
    29
    Dec
    2017
    11:00 amDavid Lean Cinema

    Japanese animation telling the story of a young orphan, taken to an alternative universe by a bear man, uniting to fight a darkness that brings chaos to both worlds. Full details.

  • Fri
    29
    Dec
    2017
    2:30 pmDavid Lean Cinema

    This extraordinarily gripping thriller from Henri-Georges Clouzot, sees four men hired to transport an urgent nitro-glycerine shipment without the equipment that would make it safe. Full details.