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Hatter Street, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, IP33 1NE

45 Years

45 Years
  • UK
  • 93 min
  • Directed by: Andrew Haigh
  • Cast: Charlotte Rampling, Tom Courtenay, Geraldine James, Dolly Wells, David Sibley, Sam Alexander, Richard Cunningham

Kate (Rampling) and Geoff (Courtenay) are about to celebrate their 45th wedding anniversary when news comes that the body of Geoff's ex-girlfriend, who was killed in the Alps 50 years earlier, has been found preserved in the ice. A credible, unsensational, desperately sad picture of a fracturing relationship.

Sat 5 Sep
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Thu 10 Sep

Bill

  • 2015
  • UK
  • 94 min
  • PG
  • Directed by: Richard Bracewell
  • Written by: Laurence Rickard, Ben Willbond
  • Cast: Mathew Baynton, Simon Farnaby, Martha Howe-Douglas

Bill Shakespeare, a hopeless lute player, sets off on an adventure to follow his dream.

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Wed 9 Sep

The Company You Keep

The Company You Keep
  • 2012
  • US
  • 121 min
  • 15
  • Directed by: Robert Redford
  • Cast: Robert Redford, Nick Nolte, Stanley Tucci

A Weather Underground activist (Redford) must go on the run when a journalist (improbably, LeBeouf) uncovers his true identity.

Thu 10 Sep

From Caligari to Hitler

From Caligari to Hitler
  • 2014
  • Germany
  • 114 min
  • Directed by: Rüdiger Suchsland
  • Cast: Siegfried Kracauer, Fritz Lang, Thomas Elsaesser

Film looking at the Weimar Republic (1918–1933) and its 'collective spirit' in cinema.

Tue 8 Sep

La Grande Bouffe

La Grande Bouffe
  • 1973
  • France/Italy
  • 130 min
  • 18
  • Directed by: Marco Ferreri
  • Written by: Marco Ferreri, Rafael Azcona
  • Cast: Marcello Mastroianni, Ugo Tognazzi, Michel Piccoli, Philippe Noiret

Tired of their run of the mill existence, a judge, television producer, pilot and chef get together for a weekend of sickening self-indulgence. With a level of alcohol and sexual consumption that teeters on the line between pleasure and disgust, Ferreri's film takes a devilishly sardonic swipe at the French bourgeoisie.

Tue 8 Sep

How to Change the World

How to Change the World
  • 2015
  • Canada/UK
  • 110 min
  • Directed by: Jerry Rothwell
  • Written by: Jerry Rothwell

The story of the pioneers who founded Greenpeace, subsequently defining the modern green movement.

Wed 9 Sep

Mia Madre

Mia Madre
  • 2015
  • 106 min
  • 15
  • Directed by: Nanni Moretti
  • Cast: Margherita Buy, John Turturro, Giulia Lazzarini

A director is in the middle of an existential crisis and, on top of that, has to deal with the death of her mother.

Mon 7 Sep

Mississippi Grind

Mississippi Grind
  • 2015
  • US
  • 108 min
  • Directed by: Anna Boden/Ryan Fleck
  • Cast: Ben Mendelsohn, Yvonne Landry, Anthony Howard

Downbeat Gerry teams up with a young poker play, Curtis, and two of them set off on a road trip in the hopes of winning back what they have previously lost.

Sat 5 Sep

The New Rijksmuseum

The New Rijksmuseum
  • 2008
  • 120 min
  • Directed by: Oeke Hoogendijk
  • Written by: Oeke Hoogendijk

Director Hoogendijk filmed behind the closed doors of the Rijksmuseum for years, after an optimistic start was made on renovating the museum in 2003.

Sun 6 Sep

Ricki and the Flash

Ricki and the Flash
  • 2015
  • US
  • 101 min
  • 12A
  • Directed by: Jonathan Demme
  • Written by: Diablo Cody
  • Cast: Meryl Streep, Kevin Kline, Mamie Gummer

Ricki (Streep) left her family decades ago to be a rock star; today, she leads a bar band. Then her ex-husband (Kline) calls with dramatic news. Despite Cody's uncharacteristically flimsy story, Streep and her real-life daughter Gummer are wonderful, there are some laughs as well as a joyous sing-along climax.

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Thu 10 Sep

The Show of Shows (1929)

  • 1929
Mon 7 Sep

Traces of Sandalwood

Traces of Sandalwood
  • 2014
  • Spain/India/France
  • 95 min
  • Directed by: Maria Ripoll
  • Cast: Aina Clotet, Naby Dakhli, Nandita Das

A story of hope and love spanning the world, from Mumbai to the Mediterranean.

Sun 6 Sep

A modernised 1920s cinema with all the usual Picturehouse membership offers, and a range of classic films and new releases.

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