Films

    Films

    Forthcoming films at Aldeburgh Cinema

    Bridget Jones's Baby

    (15 TBC)

    Fri 16 Sep at 7:30pm, Sat 17 Sep at 2:00pm & 6:30pm, Sun 18 Sep at 2:00pm & 7:30pm, Mon 19 & Tue 20 Sep at 7:30pm, Wed 21 Sep at 3:00pm & 7:30pm, Thu 22 at 3:00pm, Fri 23 at 7:30pm, Sat 24 & Sun 25 Sep at 3:00pm & 7:30pm, Mon 26 & Tue 27 Sep at 7:30pm, We

    Twelve years since The Edge Of Reason reprised the incredible success of Bridget Jones’s Diary, Renée Zellweger makes her third appearance as the delightfully ditzy singleton. Her wonderfully nuanced performance will delight cinema audiences in this fizzing romcom.

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    Men & Chicken

    (15)

    Sat 24th, 27th & 28th September 8:00pm

    When brothers Elias (Mads Mikkelsen) and Gabriel (David Dencik) set off for a remote island in search of the biological father they have never met, they discover a very unexpected new family. This side-splittingly offbeat black comedy progresses towards a hair-raising climax.

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    Tarkovsky Sculpting Time ANDREI RUBLEV

    (15)

    Sun 25 Sep at 2:30pm & Thu 29 at 7:00pm

    Widely regarded as Andrei Tarkovsky’s finest film, Andrei Rublev charts the life of the great iconic painter through a turbulent period of 15th Century Russian history which was marked by endless fighting between rival Princes and Tatar invasions.

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    CASABLANCA

    (U)

    Fri 23 Sep at 8:00pm, Sat 24 at 3:30pm & Wed 28 Sep at 3:30pm

    They had a date with fate in Casablanca… Starring Humphrey Bogart and Ingrid Bergman as old flames caught in a love triangle and political intrigue during WWII, Casablanca has lost none of its excitement, drama or comedy, and ranks among the most romantic films of all time.

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    Anthropoid

    (15)

    Fri 30, Sat 1 Oct & Tue 4 Oct at 7:30pm, Wed 5 Oct at 3:00pm, Thu 6 at 7:30pm

    Based on real events, this powerful thriller combines a breakneck plot, violence and gut-churning suspense. A group of Czech resistance fighters plot to assassinate a high-ranking Nazi official. Cillian Murphy and Jamie Dornan star.

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    Maggie's Plan

    (15)

    Sun 2, Mon 3 & Wed 5 Oct at 7:30pm

    Maggie (Greta Gerwig) falls for John (Ethan Hawke), who is already married to the haughty Georgette (Julianne Moore). John jumps ship with Maggie, but when she gets bored with her new arrangement, she hatches a cunning plan in this sophisticated romcom.

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    Around the World in a Double Decker Bus

    Sat 1 Oct at 3:00pm

    In 1969 a group of young friends, were set the challenge to travel the world in their double decker bus. A charming gem of a film, and a genuine time capsule.

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    Notorious

    (U)

    Tues 4 Oct at 8:00pm & Thurs 6 Oct at 8:00pm

    Graced with passionate performances and featuring one of the greatest on-screen kisses in cinema history, this classic romantic espionage thriller is amongst Hitchcock’s very finest.

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    Captain Fantastic

    (15)

    Fri 7 Oct at 7:30pm, Sat 8 Oct at 1:30pm, Sun 9 & Tues 11 Oct at 7:30pm, Wed 12 Oct at 3:00pm

    In a remote forest, Ben Cash raises and homeschools his children with hippie-going-on-Marxist values. When his wife takes her own life in hospital, Ben and the children embark on a road trip into the ‘real world’ to attend her funeral in this finely wrought comedy drama.

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    Julieta

    (15)

    Sun 9 Oct at 3:00pm, Mon 10 & Thurs 13 Oct at 7:30pm

    When she discovers that her estranged daughter is living abroad and now a mother herself, Julieta is forced to confront her own past – and change her future. Adapted by the director from Nobel laureate Alice Munro’s short stories, this is a return to the dramatic, female-centric form of Volver.

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    Up for Love

    (12A)

    Fri 7 Oct, Sat 8, Mon 10 & Tues 11 Oct at 8:00pm

    A chance encounter introduces lawyer Diane to Alexandre (Jean Dujardin, The Artist). Alexandre is charming, handsome – and very, very short. The result is a sharply observed romantic comedy about love and prejudice. Contains infrequent strong language and moderate sex references.

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    Tarkovsky Sculpting Time STALKER

    (PG)

    Sun 9 Oct at 2:30pm & Wed 12 Oct at 7:00pm

    A scientist and a writer enlist the help of a “stalker” to find a mysterious room with the power to grant the deepest wishes of those strong enough to make the hazardous journey across “the Zone”.

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    Yarn

    (PG)

    Sat 8 & Wed 12 Oct at 8.00pm

    A visually-striking look at the women at the forefront of one of modern art’s hottest trends: Meet the artists who are redefining the tradition of knit and crochet, bringing yarn out of the house and into the world, reinventing our relationship with this colourful tradition.

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    Tarkovsky Sculpting Time SOLARIS

    (12A)

    Mon 3 Oct and Wed 5 Oct at 7:00pm

    Tarkovsky’s moving and unsettling futuristic vision of memory and humanity.

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    Ants on a Shrimp

    (recPG)

    Opening Night Friday 4 November 2016 at 7.00pm

    ANTS ON A SHRIMP is a once-in-a-lifetime exploration of creativity and inspiration, and a journey of discovery into the people and places, sights and sounds, tastes and flavours, of one of the world’s most amazing food cultures.

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    JOANNA LUMLEY Live on Stage

    Saturday 5 November 2016 at 10.30am

    Hot on the heels of her astonishing success with Absolutely Fabulous – The Movie JOANNA LUMLEY discusses her travel film work with particular emphasis on her latest foray to Japan. Expect the unexpectedly illuminating and inspiring    

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    ROBERT BLY: A THOUSAND YEARS OF JOY

    (rec 12A)

    Saturday 5 November 2016 at 3.00pm

    Poet Robert Bly stands out even among the celebrated, revolutionary generation of American artists who burst forth in the 1950s. A THOUSAND YEARS OF JOY charts Bly’s singular path from farmer’s son on a wintry Minnesota farm to radical anti-Vietnam War activist to wild man of the 1990’s men’s movement. 

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    Life Animated

    (recPG)

    Saturday 5 November 2016 at 7.00pm

    Academy award-winning director Roger Ross William’s life-affirming documentary follows 22-year old Owen Suskind as he takes his first steps towards independence.

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    Inside and Outside the White House

    Sunday 6 November 2016 at 10.30am

    Presented by the BBC’s NICK ROBINSON and filmmakers NORMA PER

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    LOUIS THEROUX In Conversation

    (TBC)

    Sunday 6 November 2016 at 3.00pm

    Outstanding Contribution to Documentary Louis Theroux is a BBC television presenter best known for making documentaries that investigate fascinating worlds and lifestyles.

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    Sunakali – Teenage Girls Journey to Glory

    (rec PG)

    Sunday 6 November 2016 at 7.00pm

    An utterly charming, authentic, illuminating film about teenage girls playing football … in the remotest parts of the planet’s highest mountains, the Himalayas!

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    Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them

    (12A)

    From 18 November Daily 3.00pm & 7.30pm

    From 18 November Daily 3.00pm & 7.30pm TICKETS ON SALE NOW!!

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    Primary

    (recPG)

    Sat 5 November 2016 at 11.30am

    PRIMARY documents the 1960 Wisconsin primary for the Democratic presidential nomination, a close-fought battle between John F. Kennedy and Hubert Humphrey.

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    The War Room

    (PG)

    Sat 5 November 2016 at 2.00pm

    A behind-the-scenes rendering of Bill Clinton’s 1992 presidential campaign. We follow James Carville, Clinton’s hard-hitting, passionately calculating Lead Strategist, and George Stephanopoulos, his clean-cut, scholarly Chief of Communications, as they begin planning the nationwide campaign.

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    The Fog of War - Eleven Lessons from the Life of Robert S. McNamara

    (PG)

    Sat 5 November 2016 at 5.00pm

    ‘Best Documentary’ Oscar winner THE FOG OF WAR provides an unsettling retrospective of the turbulence of post-1950 politics and warfare.

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    Geordie Jazz Man

    (rec15)

    Sat 5 November 2016 at 8.45pm

    Well known internationally as the ‘Geordie Jazz Man’, Keith Crombie was a mystery to many of his Jazz Cafe patrons in Newcastle upon Tyne’s Pink Lane and refused to bow to the changing musical tides or even the ageing process.

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    Thule Tuvalu

    (recPG)

    Sun 6 November 2016 at 11.00am

    Two opposing locales illustrate the consequences of climate change in this poetic and distinctly human film.

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    Ten Billion

    (PG)

    Sun 6 November 2016 at 2.00pm

    TEN BILLION is a wake-up call to an unprecedented planetary emergency. By the end of the film your view of the planet and your role in it will have changed forever.

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    I am Ali Wallace

    (recPG)

    Sun 6 November 2016 at 4.15pm

    I AM ALI WALLACE is a docudrama presented by Saleh Amin (known as Ale), an ornithologist from Lombok in Indonesia and a close personal friend of Lord Cranbrook’s. It is the life story of Ali Wallace, Indonesian field assistant of eminent 19th century British scientist Alfred Russel Wallace.

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