Forthcoming films at Aldeburgh Cinema
Florence and the Uffizi Gallery
Premiere on Mon 14 Dec 2015 at 7.30pm
85mins. Regular screening prices A journey into the city that was once the cradle of the Italian Renaissance through the most beautiful and representative works of art from the period from Michelangelo, Brunelleschi, Raphael, Leonardo and Botticelli.
The Lady in the Van
Fri 27, Sat 28, Sun 29, Mon 30 Nov, Tue 1 & Thu 3 Dec at 7.30pm. Sat 28, Sun 29 Nov & Wed 2 Dec at 3.00pm
Maggie Smith reprises her role in Alan Bennett’s hit stage play as Miss Shepherd, an elderly lady who occupied a decrepit Bedford van parked in Bennett’s driveway. Smith, as ever, gives a show-stealing performance in this joyous, multilayered comedy drama.
Sun 29 Nov & Wed 9 Dec at 3.00pm. Wed 2, Sun 6 Dec at 7.30pm
This big-hearted adaptation of Colm Tóibín’s novel stars Saoirse Ronan as Eilis, who leaves 1950s rural Wexford for a new life in Brooklyn. Will the life and loves she left behind tempt her back? Julie Walters and Jim Broadbent co-star.
Bridge of Spies
Fri 4, Sat 5, Mon 7, Wed 9, Thu 10 Dec at 7.30pm. Sat 5, Sun 6, Tue 8 Dec at 3.00pm
Steven Spielberg’s gripping latest tells the story of Brooklyn lawyer James Donovan (Tom Hanks), who must negotiate the release of an American spy-plane pilot shot down over Russia in 1960.
Fri 11, Sat 12, Sun 13, Tue 15, Wed 16 Dec at 7.30pm. Sat 12, Mon 14, Wed 16 Dec at 3.00pm
Carol (Cate Blanchett) is trapped in an unhappy marriage when a chance meeting with a dreamy shop assistant (Rooney Mara) sparks a slow-burning romance. A powerful, brilliantly performed tale of forbidden passion in 1950s New York.
The Good Dinosaur
Fri 18 Dec to Thu 24 Dec daily at 1.45pm
No screenings on 25 & 26 Dec – Cinema closed for Christmas
Sun 27 to Thu 31 Dec daily at 1.45pm
Tickets on sale now for our Christmas family film! Nice Price = £5.50 for all! What if the asteroid that destroyed the dinosaurs … missed?!? This latest animated hit from the fabulous creators of Finding Nemo and Inside Out is an epic and entertaining journey into the world of dinosaurs where an Apatosaurus named Arlo makes an unlikely human friend. One for all the famliy!
Star Wars – The Force Awakens
Premiere Day Thursday 17 Dec at 4.00 & 7.30pm
Friday 18 Dec to Wed 23 Dec daily at 4.00pm & 7.30pm, Thu 24 Dec only at 4.00pm
Cinema closed for Christmas 25 & 26 Dec
Sun 27 to Wed 30 Dec daily at 4.00 & 7.30pm
Thu 31 Dec only at 4.00pm
Tickets on sale now! Star Wars is back, and The Force is strong with this one!
In the Heart of the Sea
Fri 1, Sat 2, Wed 6 Jan at 3.00pm. Sat 2, Sun 3, Mon 4, Tue 5, Thu 7 Dec at 7.30pm
This spectacular tale depicts the thrilling real-life events that inspired Moby Dick. When the Essex, a whaling ship, is sunk by a vengeful whale, the surviving crew must brave storms, starvation and panic. The story is founded on nuanced emotional performances.
Sun 3 Jan at 3.00pm, Wed 6 Jan at 7.30pm
An Aldeburgh Doc Shot in secret from the confines of a cab, legendary Iranian filmmaker Panahi plays a loosely scripted, taxi-driving version of himself, picking up a wide array of passengers and speaking, arguing and thinking with them. The result is a perfect blend of documentary realism and cinematic poetry.
The Danish Girl
Fri 8 Jan at 7:30pm, Sat 9 Jan at 3:00pm & 7:30pm, Sun 10 – Tue 12 Jan at 7:30pm, Wed 13 Jan at 3:00pm, Thu 14 Jan at 7:30pm
The remarkable love story inspired by the lives of Lili Elbe and Gerda Wegener (portrayed by Academy Award winner Eddie Redmayne and Alicia Vikander)
He Named Me Malala
Wed 13 Jan at 7.30pm
An Aldeburgh Doc - Courageous Pakistani schoolgirl Malala Yousafzai survived a Taliban assassination attempt after she dared to speak out against their ban on female education.
Sun 10 Jan at 2.00pm
A Cinema Club Screening. - Includes a 30-minute interval, tea and coffee to be served. In Moscow on the eve of the First World War, medical student Yuri Zhivago (Omar Sharif) meets the beautiful Lara (Julie Christie), setting in motion a fateful romance that turns their lives upside down.