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Splendid Cinema: Acclaimed BAFTA winning Under the Shadow, 27 April

Thursday 27 April, 2017: Under the Shadow(GB, QA, JO, Babak Anvari, 2016) 15 cert. 84 min. TBC BAFTA Award Winner 2017 – Outstanding Debut by a British Writer, Director or Producer! I won’t say this supernatural thriller set in Tehran … Continue reading

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Splendid Cinema: Embrace of the Serpent 30 March 2017 7.30pm

OK, so this film is a bit of a hard sell; not because it is “difficult” or “politically provocative” but because it is a very quiet, and exceptionally beautiful, film. Those who attend will be well rewarded for the effort. … Continue reading

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I, Daniel Blake… Fri 31st 6.45 at the HIVE

The season finale is here. Join us on Friday for Ken Loach’s latest film I, Daniel Blake… Daniel Blake has worked as a joiner most of his life in Newcastle. Now, for the first time ever, he needs help from … Continue reading

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Cultures of Resistance + Live video chat with the Director

Friday 17th March Doors Open 6.45, Film starts 7.15 The Hive Studio, Worcester Cultures of Resistance (2010) explores how art and creativity can be ammunition in the battle for peace and justice. Does each gesture really make a difference? Can … Continue reading

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Splendid Cinema – Thursday 16 March – Train to Busan

This Thursday! It’s a Korean zombie movie set on a train. Zombies! On a train!! In Korea!!! 16 March, 2017: Train to Busan/Busanhaeng(KR, Yeon Sang-ho, 2016) 15 cert. 118 min “Cult Film Thursdays” is proud to present the South Korean … Continue reading

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Pride again.

Last Friday saw Worcester’s 5th recent screening of Pride, supported by the University and Worcester trade Unions.  And once again the audience loved it. What a great film. Details The story is a true one. Striking miners are fighting to … Continue reading

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Worcester Week Set Building 2017

During Worcester week students had the opportunity to design their own sets and then work with the Facilities team to build and finish them in time for a one day shoot. The whole process was documented in time-lapse, and there’s … Continue reading

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Martyn Pick – innovative director of live action and animation – 22nd February

Calling all animators, film-makers, illustrators, graphic designers, screen writers and film studies students! You are invited to attend a guest lecture by Martyn Pick, an innovative director of live action and animation. The talk will be held on Wednesday 22nd … Continue reading

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Visit Day 19th Feb

//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js Last weekend saw a great visit day for students thinking about studying Film at the University of Worcester.

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Light Years by Esther May Campbell – March 1st, 2.00pm – Vue Cinema Worcester

University of Worcester Film and Theatre Department presents: LIGHT YEARS Debut feature film from BAFTA winner Esther May Campbell ” UTTERLY BEAUTIFUL”Vulture Hound “CAMPBELL’S VISUAL SENSE IS ALREADY SO STRONG YOU LONG TO SEE WHERE SHE’S HEADING NEXT.”The Times “LIKE … Continue reading

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