Kaurismäki Sundays

Drifting Clouds

(Kauas pilvet karkaavat)

Sun 3 December // 17:00

“A sublime and perfect film about work and restaurants by the Finnish master of comic malaise, … [more]

Pictures of Ghosts

(Retratos Fantasmas)

Sun 3 December // 19:15

Brazilian filmmaker and unrepentant cinema obsessive Kleber Mendonça Filho (Aquarius, Bacurau) pays homage to the lost … [more]

Bristol Palestine Film Festival

The Law and the Prophets

with Q&A with Jonathan Cook

Thu 7 December // 19:30

Meet the brave and determined individuals working to expose the destructive, unjust, and sometimes invisible ways … [more]

23 Seconds To Eternity, The Films of The KLF plus Q&A with director Bill Butt

Fri 8 December // 19:00 (SOLD OUT)

A journey through the collected films of The KLF with director Bill Butt. The KLF, also … [more]

Nanoplex presents

Peter Pan

A Lost in Dreamland programme

Sat 9 December // 14:00

Magic, adventure, flying, swashbuckling action and amazing special effects: this live-action version of Peter Pan has … [more]

Bristol Palestine Film Festival Shorts Evening II

Sat 9 December // 20:30

Our second evening of short films features stories from the complexity of Palestinian youth, from escaping … [more]

Night of the Hunter

Sun 10 December // 17:00

A dark fairy tale full of unforgettable imagery, featuring one of the great movie villains in … [more]

Owning The Cube :

'The Film That Buys The Cinema' + extras and discussion

A reflection on a decade of self-ownership

Mon 11 December // 20:00

On 11/12/13 the target was toppled. The Cube had the funds to buy the building it … [more]

May December

Tue 12 December // 20:00

With a trifecta of stunning performances from Natalie Portman, Julianne Moore and Charles Melton, Todd Haynes' … [more]

Cables & Cameras presents

Reel Shorts

Fri 15 December // 19:30

Our final screening of the year, a special Cables & Cameras showcase of short films, including … [more]

Nanoplex presents


A Lost in Dreamland programme

Sat 16 December // 14:00

From the whimsical mind of Jim Henson, this musical adventure follows teen Sarah on an epic … [more]

Dragon Inn

Mon 1 January // 16:00

Get your new year off to a flying start with this landmark 60s wuxia flick from … [more]

Goodbye Dragon Inn

Mon 1 January // 18:30

Screening as part of our 'closed cinemas' season, we bring this elegiac paean to the temple-like … [more]

Fallen Leaves

Tue 2 January // 18:30
Wed 3 January // 20:00

Aki Kaurismäki makes a masterful return with FALLEN LEAVES, a timeless, hopeful and ultimately satisfying love … [more]


Wed 31 January // 19:30

Welcome to Bluescreen and our first Short Films Screening of the year! Come along and enjoy … [more]

With Myanmar presents: The Way

Thu 8 February // 19:00

‘The Way’ is a short musical film shot on mobile phones directed by Lynn Lynn, an … [more]