Discover Tuesdays: Tanna – Tuesday 21 February
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Discover Tuesdays: Tanna – Tuesday 21 February

Emma Bailey, Marketing Manager at the City Screen, York previews this week’s Discover Tuesdays presentation Tanna. Nominated for an Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film, Tanna is the first feature film shot entirely in Vanuatu, a South Pacific archipelago made up of 83 islands of volcanic origin. Documentary filmmaker Bentley Dean first got the … Continue reading

Discover Tuesdays: LoveTrue – Tuesday 14 February
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Discover Tuesdays: LoveTrue – Tuesday 14 February

Kirsty Jones, Marketing Manager at the Hackney Picturehouse previews this week’s Discover Tuesdays presentation LoveTrue. It’s the most romantic time of the year, so why not settle down to a documentary about love? Israeli-American director Alma Har’el takes the subject on in her latest documentary, LoveTrue. But don’t be fool by its title – this … Continue reading

Discover Tuesdays: Half Way – Tuesday 7 February
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Discover Tuesdays: Half Way – Tuesday 7 February

Catherine Pearson, a local student & Stratford-upon-Avon Picturehouse fan, previews this week’s Discover Tuesdays presentation Half Way. Half Way provides a moving insight into the life of a family negotiating the temporary housing system, and encourages its audience to re-evaluate preconceived notions of the homeless. Directed and filmed by Daisy-May Hudson, the film documents her … Continue reading

Poster Exclusive: Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars
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Poster Exclusive: Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars

We’re delighted to bring you the official UK poster for Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars: The Motion Picture. David Bowie’s iconic alter ego is coming to Picturehouses across the land on Tuesday 7 March, as part of Discover Tuesdays. Directed by pioneering rock film-maker D.A. Pennebaker, this documentary and concert film captures Bowie … Continue reading

Discover Tuesdays: The New Man – Tuesday 24 January
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Discover Tuesdays: The New Man – Tuesday 24 January

Chloe Walker from the Phoenix Picturehouse, Oxford previews this week’s Discover Tuesdays presentation The New Man. Filmmaker Josh Appignanesi (best known for his 2010 feature The Infidel) is struggling to find work. He decides to make a documentary charting the progress of his wife Devorah’s IVF and subsequent pregnancy. It begins innocuously, as Josh discusses … Continue reading

Discover Tuesdays: Indignation – Tuesday 17 January
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Discover Tuesdays: Indignation – Tuesday 17 January

Sarah Cook, Marketing Manager at the Ritzy Picturehouse previews this week’s Discover Tuesdays presentation Indignation. Philip Roth’s books have always been undeniably difficult to adapt. Even Ewan McGregor found it tricky with last year’s American Pastoral. Flying underneath the radar was James Schamus’s Indignation – a much more thoughtful, cinematic exploration of Roth’s work. The … Continue reading

Discover Tuesdays: David Bowie: Sound and Vision – Tuesday 10 January
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Discover Tuesdays: David Bowie: Sound and Vision – Tuesday 10 January

Anna Jones from the Clapham Picturehouse previews this week’s Discover Tuesdays presentation David Bowie: Sound and Vision. 2016 was a tumultuous year for many, and David Bowie’s death in January felt almost symbolic: a melancholic marker of what was to come. This screening marks the anniversary of that sad day by celebrating the musician known … Continue reading

Discover Tuesdays: Life, Animated – Tuesday 3 January
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Discover Tuesdays: Life, Animated – Tuesday 3 January

Alicia McBride from the Hackney Picturehouse previews this week’s Discover Tuesdays presentation Life, Animated. Ask any adult what they remember watching as children, and most will fondly recall Disney films. The way these films went on to shape their adult lives may be more intangible and harder to define – but not for Owen Suskind, … Continue reading

Discover Tuesdays: Burn Burn Burn – Tuesday 27 December
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Discover Tuesdays: Burn Burn Burn – Tuesday 27 December

Chloe Walker from the Phoenix Picturehouse, Oxford previews this week’s Discover Tuesdays presentation Burn Burn Burn. Seph (Laura Carmichael) and Alex (Chloe Pirrie) are devastated when their best friend Dan (Jack Farthing) dies from cancer, especially because he kept his illness a secret from them. They soon discover he has set them one final task … Continue reading