News Update 14 May 2017

Six consecutive days of screenings at the David Lean in the last week – Friday’s was a charity event – has reinforced the progress made since 2014, when Thursday screenings were less frequently supplemented by others. Last Thursday’s The Handmaiden was notable for being our third consecutive 18 certificate film to attract a capacity audience (following T2 Trainspotting and Elle), providing reassurance that this certificate isn’t a commercial liability.

There’s another opportunity to see A Silent Voice on Tuesday. It’s a must for supporters who have enjoyed Japanese animation such as Your Name, but it should intrigue anyone attracted by “a beguiling film: subtle, sensuous and delicate” (The Guardian). Tickets will be available at our box office. Thursday’s A Quiet Passion, the acclaimed portrait of poet Emily Dickinson, has proved so popular that we must recommend advance booking if you plan to see this; particularly in relation to the almost sold out 14:30pm screening. Read More……