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E4 Slackers Club presents an exclusive preview of Blair Witch
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E4 Slackers Club presents an exclusive preview of Blair Witch

E4 Slackers Club members are invited to a free preview screening of the new horror Blair Witch (15) on Monday 12 September. Director: Adam Wingard Starring: Corbin Reid, Wes Robinson, Valorie Curry. USA 2016. 89 mins. It’s been 20 years since James’s sister and her two friends vanished into the Black Hills Forest in Maryland while … Continue reading

Picturehouse at National Media Museum Membership now includes free IMAX tickets
Picturehouse at National Media Museum

Picturehouse at National Media Museum Membership now includes free IMAX tickets

Your  Picturehouse at National Media Museum Membership now gets you free tickets* to the Bradford IMAX screen. Refurbished last summer, this new addition to the Membership package means you can catch all the latest IMAX releases, including upcoming titles such as Doctor Strange, Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them and Rogue One: A Star Wars … Continue reading

Guest Blog: Weiner Review
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Guest Blog: Weiner Review

We welcome Joe Stringer, 18, from Into Film‘s Young Reporter Programme to the Picturehouse Blog. He writes on recent Discover Tuesdays title Weiner. Weiner is a brilliant piece of documentary filmmaking focusing on a protagonist whose life provides a story that resides somewhere within the netherworld between hilarious comedy, bitter tragedy and unbelievable farce. Elyse … Continue reading

Discover Tuesdays: Author: The JT LeRoy Story – Tue 23 August
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Discover Tuesdays: Author: The JT LeRoy Story – Tue 23 August

  Milana Vujkov, Marketing Manager for The Gate and Picturehouse Central, introduces this week’s Discover Tuesdays title, Author: The JT LeRoy Story. Director: Jeff Feuerzeig. USA 2016. 111 mins Jeff Feuerzeig’s fascinating doc on the hoax that rocked the literary world early in the new millennium brought back memories. I heard about JT LeRoy then, and … Continue reading

Discover Tuesdays: The Idol – Tue 16 Aug
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Discover Tuesdays: The Idol – Tue 16 Aug

Matthew Bunkell, Customer Services, previews this week’s Discover Tuesdays presentation, The Idol. Director: Hany Abu-Assad. Starring: Tawfeek Barhom, Qais Atallah, Hiba Atallah. Netherlands/UK/Palestine 2015. 99 mins. Arabic with English subtitles. The Idol is the most recent outing from acclaimed Palestinian filmmaker and two-time Oscar nominee Hany Abu-Assad (Paradise Now, Omar). A touching retelling of the real-life … Continue reading

Cameo Curated By is back from the 7 – 28 Aug 2016!
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Cameo Curated By is back from the 7 – 28 Aug 2016!

Our homegrown August season debuted in 2015 with curators including Phill Jupitus, Ian Rankin, Alan Bissett, Camille O’Sullivan and Gavin Mitchell (plus a guest appearance by Terry Gilliam beamed in live via Skype!). We’re delighted to bring the season back for a second year with another fantastic line-up featuring some of our favourite performers, writers … Continue reading

Discover Tuesdays: Weiner – Tue 9 Aug
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Discover Tuesdays: Weiner – Tue 9 Aug

Matthew Bunkell, Customer Services, previews this week’s Discover Tuesdays presentation: Weiner. Directors: Josh Kriegman, Elyse Steinberg. USA 2016. If ever there were a time for a comic story of political misdeeds and personal lives made public, now is a better moment than any. There is no shortage of revelations about public figures opening their mouth … Continue reading

Discover Tuesdays Presents: Solaris
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Discover Tuesdays Presents: Solaris

Chloe Walker, Marketing Manager at Phoenix Picturehouse, Oxford introduces this week’s Discover Tuesdays title Solaris. Director: Andrei Tarkovsky. 1972. Soviet Union. 166 mins. In a career cut short by a tragically early death, Andrei Tarkovsky only directed seven feature films. Solaris, his third, is his most famous, and is often compared to another groundbreaking sci-fi … Continue reading