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Discover Tuesdays: Certain Women – Tuesday 28 March
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Discover Tuesdays: Certain Women – Tuesday 28 March

Becky Chesshyre,  Marketing Manager at the Phoenix Picturehouse, Oxford, reviews this week’s Discover Tuesdays’ title, Certain Women. In the minute-and-a-half-long opening shot of Certain Women, a slow, grey freight train creeps diagonally across the screen. The monumental Montana landscape that takes up the rest of the image makes the train passing through it look like … Continue reading

Picturehouse Central partners with Rokit Vintage!
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Picturehouse Central partners with Rokit Vintage!

In 1986, Rokit pitched up a small stall on London’s far-famed Camden Market and started selling their vintage wears to bargain-hungry Londoners. Since then, they’ve opened stores across the city and branched out online. Rokit deals in authentic vintage clothing from the 1920s right up to the late 1990s. A regular haunt for celebrities, tourists … Continue reading

Win an exclusive Hackney Walk personal shopping experience (alas, not with K-Stew) and £250 spending money
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Win an exclusive Hackney Walk personal shopping experience (alas, not with K-Stew) and £250 spending money

To celebrate the success of Olivier Assayas’s Personal Shopper, we’re giving away an exclusive personal shopping experience with our new neighbours, east London’s new luxury outlet district, Hackney Walk. The winner will receive a free 2 hour personal shopping experience with stylist to the A-list Maria Francolini along Hackney Walk, accompanied by complimentary champagne to … Continue reading

“Wild at Heart And Weird On Top”: The Films Of David Lynch
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“Wild at Heart And Weird On Top”: The Films Of David Lynch

“If cinema is a drug, then in the special section of its pharmacological spectrum reserved for the hallucinogens, sit the movies of David Lynch” – Indiewire. Following our successful film course last autumn, States Of Terror: Contemporary Horror In World Cinema, tutor Jon Towlson returns to City Screen, York this April for a series on … Continue reading

Discover Tuesdays: Sweet Dreams – Tuesday 21 March
Discover Tuesdays

Discover Tuesdays: Sweet Dreams – Tuesday 21 March

Becky Chesshyre,  Marketing Manager at the Phoenix Picturehouse, Oxford, reviews this week’s Discover Tuesdays’ title, Sweet Dreams. In the penultimate scene of Sweet Dreams, Massimo’s girlfriend embraces him and whispers in his ear “lasciala andare” – let her go. The ‘her’ is his mother; the subject of the film Massimo’s inability to forget her. Opening … Continue reading