Category: Calendar Events

Screenings and other events in the Calendar

MUD (12A)

Our final feature for 2013… Mark Twain meets Sam Peckinpah in Jeff Nichols’s exhilarating coming-of-age movie   Jeff Nichols’s exhilarating third movie, Mud, concerns two 14-year-old boys growing up in a small town beside the Mississippi in the director’s native


Tuesday 15 October at 7.30pm BEHIND THE CANDELABRA (15) Dir: Steven Soderbergh, US, 2013, 118 mins
 Matt Damon, Debbie Reynolds, Michael Douglas “Science tells us that light travels in straight lines, but in Behind The Candelabra, the new film from Steven Soderbergh, it


  Tuesday 17 September 7.30pm THE SPIRIT OF ’45 (U) Dir: Ken Loach, UK, 2013, 98 mins Ken Loach’s new documentary on the defining moment when after Winston Churchill had led Britain through the Second World War the electorate, ready


Tuesday 10 September 7.30 pm SONG FOR MARION (PG) Dir Paul Andrew Williams, UK 2012, 93 mins, Cert PG “The film works mostly because of the artistry of its stellar cast and heartfelt script by writer-director Paul Andrew Williams.” “Paul


Dir: Steven Soderbergh, US, 2013, 118 mins 
Matt Damon, Debbie Reynolds, Michael Douglas Michael Douglas and Matt Damon turning in brilliant performances in this intense study of the secret five-year relationship between the flamboyant pianist Liberace and his young lover


6th July 8.00 pm This is our last scheduled feature before we take a summer break. Whatever the outcome of recent developments regarding Phillip Road Centre we will be back in September showing movies here in Wivenhoe, if not at

Zero Dark Thirty

  Apologies for cancelled screening We apologise to all our audience on Saturday. Owing to an unexpected problem in the JVC projector we had to cancel the screening and refund all tickets. An alternative HD quality projector has been arranged

Zero Dark Thirty

Kathryn Bigelow’s award willing chronicle of the decade-log hunt for Osama bin Laden. 22 June 8.00 pm ZERO DARK THIRTY [15] 157 mins 2013 US

The Sessions

“At the age of 38, Mark O’Brien, a man who uses an iron lung, decides he no longer wishes to be a virgin. With the help of his therapist and his priest, he contacts Cheryl, a professional sex surrogate. The

In Love With Alma Cogan

The romantic comedy In Love With Alma Cogan tells the story of a theatre manager battling the council over management of the venue, and fearing his lifetime of service to the seaside attraction and the lifeboat crew have been in