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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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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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The Liberty Tree + Writer/Director Chris Jury

Friday, March 3rd, 2017 at 6:45pm The Hive Studio, Sawmill Walk, The Butts Worcester, WR1 3PD, Get Directions The Liberty Tree is a romping, hilarious, feel-good antidote to the austerity agenda. This film is an innovative and cinematic recording of the original … Continue reading

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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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Splendid Cinema: Best Christmas Movie Ever!!

15 December, 2016 Black Christmas (CA, Bob Clark, 1974) 18 cert. 93 min. Part of our “Cult Movie Thursdays” programme, and spreading that Yuletide feeling, we present Bob Clark’s classic grand-daddy of a slasher film, starring Olivia Hussey, Margot Kidder, … Continue reading

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The Lobster, Coming Thursday, to Splendid Cinema,

  3 November:The Lobster(GR, IE, NL, UK, FR, Yorgos Lanthimos, 2015) 15 cert. 119 min. Strange, surreal, and yet, somehow, quite romantic. In a dystopian near future, single people, according to the laws of The City, are taken to The … Continue reading

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Worcester Student Film and Screenwriting festival – Friday 29th April

Everyone is welcome to attend the FREE Worcester Student Film and Screenwriting Festival next Friday 29th April. It takes place in the Hive from 2pm – 10pm, with guest speakers until 5pm, followed by live performances of screenwriting work by … Continue reading

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