- 1h 53min
- Directed by: Carlos Marques-Marcet
- Cast: Oona Chaplin, Geraldine Chaplin, Natalia Tena
A lesbian couple decides to ask their best friend to be their sperm donor, with unexpected consequences.
Wed 10 Oct
Thu 11 Oct
- 1h 30min
- Directed by: James Crump
- Cast: Jessica Lange, Patti D'Arbanville, Grace Jones
Documentary about Antonio Lopez (1943–1987), the most influential fashion illustrator of 1970s Paris and New York, and his colourful and sometimes outrageous milieu.
Thu 25 Oct
Fri 26 Oct
- 2h 8min
- Directed by: Spike Lee
- Cast: John David Washington, Adam Driver, Topher Grace, Alec Baldwin
In 1978, Ron Stallworth (Washington), the first black man to join the Colorado Springs police, goes undercover in the Ku Klux Klan, with the help of fellow officer Flip (Driver). A stranger-than-fiction true story fusing buddy cop traditions with powerful recollections of cruelty, and anger at Trump’s America. Fascinating, funny and riveting.
Sat 13 Oct
Sun 14 Oct
- 1h 45min
- Directed by: Richard Eyre
- Cast: Emma Thompson, Stanley Tucci, Fionn Whitehead
Fiona (Thompson) is a High Court judge who finds herself becoming involved with a Jehovah’s Witness teenager (Whitehead) who refuses a blood transfusion for his leukaemia. Heavy-handed adaptation by McEwan of his own novel; not entirely convincing but Eyre brings out fine performances.
Wed 26 Sep
Fri 28 Sep
Sat 29 Sep
- Poland / France / UK
- Directed by: Pawel Pawlikowski
- Cast: Joanna Kulig, Tomasz Kot, Borys Szyc, Jeanne Balibar
In 1949 Poland, Wiktor (Kot) is given the job of starting a folk music and dance academy, where he falls for Zula (Kulig). Pawlikowski’s film, dedicated to his own parents, is shot in ravishing black and white and is a stunning love story, steeped in song and emotion and exquisitely crafted.
Wed 3 Oct
Thu 4 Oct
- 1h 34min
- Directed by: Tony Zierra
- Cast: Leon Vitali, Ryan O'Neal, Danny Lloyd
A documentary portrait of Leon Vitali, who played a minor role on Stanley Kubrick’s Barry Lyndon and became the director’s personal assistant. Vitali comes across as down-to-earth and hardworking, needing the patience of a saint to cope with Kubrick’s temper and perfectionism. An assured tribute to an unsung hero.
Thu 20 Sep
Fri 21 Sep
Sun 23 Sep
Fri 12 Oct
Running Time: 170 mins, including intervalBBFC Certificate: 12AAllelujah!by Alan BennettLeaves you bobbing on a wave of happiness IndependentAlan Bennetts sharp and hilarious new play is just what the doctor ordered (Daily Telegraph). Filmed live at Londons Bridge Theatre during its limited run, dont miss this rousing chorus line for the NHS (Observer) in your local cinema.The Beth, an old fashioned cradle-to-grave hospital serving a town on the edge of the Pennines, is threatened with closure as part of an efficiency drive. A documentary crew, eager to capture its fight for survival, follows the daily struggle to find beds on the Dusty Springfield Geriatric Ward, and the triumphs of the old peoples choir.Alan Bennetts celebrated plays include The History Boys, The Lady in the Vanand The Madness of George III, all of which were also seen on film. Allelujah! is his tenth collaboration with award-winning director Nicholas Hytner.
Thu 1 Nov
- Directed by: Michael Grandage
- Cast: Derek Jacobi, Gina McKee, Paul Jesson
Live screening of the National Theatre's production of King Lear, starring Ian McKellen.
Thu 27 Sep
Alan Bennett's multi-award-winning drama is broadcast live from Nottingham Playhouse.
Tue 20 Nov
Writer, broadcaster and critic David Quantick hosts this hilarious quiz which takes in every aspect of popular culture: music, films, books, funny things and famous people. It's also quite difficult.
Thu 18 Oct
Antonio Pappano conducts a cast including Stuart Skelton, Emily Magee, John Lundgren and Nina Stemme in the second opera in Richard Wagner's Der Ring des Nibelungen.
Sun 28 Oct
Fri 14 Dec
- 1h 38min
- Directed by: Michael Mayer
- Cast: Annette Bening, Corey Stoll, Saoirse Ronan, Brian Dennehy
A celebrated actress (Bening) descends on the country estate of her ailing brother (Dennehy). This umpteenth adaptation of Chekhov’s play has a great cast, but there are too many pretty pictures of the lake and the woods and the subtleties of the piece are rarely touched on. Less than affecting.
Wed 17 Oct
Thu 18 Oct
Fri 19 Oct
- 1h 30min
- Directed by: Ali Soozandeh
- Cast: Farhad Abadinejad, Jasmina Ali, Rozita Assadollahy
In their desperate search for freedom and happiness, four young people from Tehran, Iran are forced to break the taboos of a restrictive, islamic society.
Wed 24 Oct
Multi-award winning vocalist Liane Carroll with Sophie Bancroft and Sara Colman are 'Unleashed!' Established singer/songwriters in their own right, Liane, Sophie and Sara draw on their deep friendship and history of collaboration spanning over a decade to present a very special live show. With a repertoire consisting of familiar jazz songs seamlessly blended with original tunes, their stunning musicianship, spontaneity and humour creates a captivating, emotionally charged and powerful yet intimate musical event.
Sat 20 Oct
Back in the late 80's, Wendy started a club night at Kentish Town's 'Town Country Club' on Friday nights called Wendy May's Locomotion which regularly pulled in 2000 clubbers and is featured in Nick Hornby's book 31 Songs as he was a regular and big fan. seen as a welcome alternative to some of the pretentious clubs in London at the time, there was no dress code and the music was soulful, wild and real.
Fri 28 Sep
Kino Teatr operates as a cinema and music venue and includes the Baker-Mamonova gallery. An eatery, the kitchen operates in the space.
It is housed in a restored 1913 cinema in St Leonards, close to Hastings.
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