Showing Thursday 17 - Wednesday 23 October 2019

Ad Astra

Ad Astra 12A

2h 0m

Astronaut Roy McBride (Brad Pitt) travels to the outer edges of the solar system to find his missing father and unravel a mystery that threatens the survival of our planet.

Thu 17 Oct
Abominable

Abominable U

1h 37m

DreamWorks Animation and Pearl Studio’s co-production Abominable takes audiences on an epic 2,000-mile adventure from the streets of Shanghai to the breathtaking Himalayan snowscapes.

Thu 17 Oct
10.5013.1515.4518.10
Fri 18 Oct
Sat 19 Oct
Sun 20 Oct
Mon 21 Oct
Tue 22 Oct
Wed 23 Oct
Gemini Man

Gemini Man 12A

1h 57m

Henry Brogen, an aging assassin tries to get out of the business but finds himself in the ultimate battle: fighting his own clone who is 25 years younger than him and at the peak of his abilities.

Thu 17 Oct
10.30BABYBaby Friendly10.3010.3013.35STSubtitled for the Hard of Hearing16.1018.5021.30
Fri 18 Oct
Sat 19 Oct
Sun 20 Oct
Mon 21 Oct
Tue 22 Oct
Wed 23 Oct
The Day Shall Come

The Day Shall Come 15

1h 28m

A revolutionist becomes the target of an overzealous FBI agent's desperate ploy to expose terrorism in this hilarious farce about homeland insecurities.

Thu 17 Oct
Downton Abbey

Downton Abbey PG

2h 2m

The continuing saga of the Crawley family and the servants who work for them in the English countryside in the early 20th century.

Thu 17 Oct
11.1514.0016.4519.30
Fri 18 Oct
Sat 19 Oct
20.30
Sun 20 Oct
20.30
Mon 21 Oct
20.35
Tue 22 Oct
20.40
Joker

Joker 15

2h 1m

Director Todd Phillips' Joker centres around the iconic arch nemesis and is an original, standalone fictional story not seen before on the big screen.

Judy

Judy 12A

1h 58m

Legendary performer Judy Garland arrives in London in the winter of 1968 to perform a series of sold-out concerts.

Thu 17 Oct
11.4514.30
Joker

Joker - IMAX 15

2h 1m

Director Todd Phillips' Joker centres around the iconic arch nemesis and is an original, standalone fictional story not seen before on the big screen.

Thu 17 Oct
15.0020.30
Fri 18 Oct
20.15
Sat 19 Oct
20.15
Sun 20 Oct
20.15
Tue 22 Oct
20.15
Gemini Man

Gemini Man - IMAX 12A

1h 57m

Henry Brogen, an aging assassin tries to get out of the business but finds himself in the ultimate battle: fighting his own clone who is 25 years younger than him and at the peak of his abilities.

Thu 17 Oct
12.1517.45
NT Live: A Midsummer Night's Dream

NT Live: A Midsummer Night's Dream 12A

3h 0m

A feuding fairy King and Queen of the forest cross paths with four runaway lovers and a troupe of actors trying to rehearse a play. As their dispute grows, the magical royal couple meddle with mortal lives.

Thu 17 Oct
19.00
Official Secrets

CFF: Official Secrets 15

1h 52m

We are delighted to be opening the festival at The Light with Gavin Hood's Official Secrets, starring Keira Knightley, Matthew Goode, Matt Smith, Ralph Fiennes, Indira Varma, and Rhys Ifan.

Maleficent: Mistress of Evil

Maleficent: Mistress of Evil PG

1h 58m

Maleficent and her goddaughter Aurora begin to question the complex family ties that bind them as they are pulled in different directions by impending nuptials, unexpected allies, and dark new forces at play.

Official Secrets

Official Secrets 15

1h 52m

The true story of a British whistleblower who leaked information to the press about an illegal NSA spy operation designed to push the UN Security Council into sanctioning the 2003 invasion of Iraq.

Fri 18 Oct
Sat 19 Oct
Sun 20 Oct
Mon 21 Oct
Tue 22 Oct
Wed 23 Oct
The Wizard of Oz

CFF: The Wizard of Oz PG

1h 42m

Can you believe this film is 80 years old this year? Swept away to the magical land of Oz, Dorothy, Toto and friends are off to see the Wizard. Enjoy this wonderful piece of movie magic on the big screen.

Shaun the Sheep Movie: Farmageddon

Shaun the Sheep Movie: Farmageddon U

1h 26m

When an alien with amazing powers crash-lands near Mossy Bottom Farm, Shaun the Sheep goes on a mission to shepherd the intergalactic visitor home before a sinister organization can capture her.

Maleficent: Mistress of Evil

Maleficent: Mistress of Evil - IMAX PG

1h 58m

Maleficent: Mistress of Evil is a fantasy adventure that picks up several years after 'Maleficent,' in which audiences learned of the events that hardened the heart of Disney's most notorious villain and drove her to curse a baby Princess Aurora

Fri 18 Oct
Sat 19 Oct
Sun 20 Oct
Mon 21 Oct
Tue 22 Oct
Wed 23 Oct
11.3014.15
The Chambermaid

CFF: The Chambermaid 15

La camarista

1h 42m

Lila Avillés' impressive debut looks at the working environment of a chambermaid in one of Mexico City's most luxurious hotels.

Spanish (With English subtitles)

Zombieland: Double Tapped

Zombieland: Double Tap 15

1h 39m

Columbus, Tallahasse, Wichita, and Little Rock move to the American heartland as they face off against evolved zombies, fellow survivors, and the growing pains of the snarky makeshift family.

Fri 18 Oct
Sat 19 Oct
Sun 20 Oct
Mon 21 Oct
Tue 22 Oct
Wed 23 Oct
Rocks

CFF: Rocks 12A

1h 30m

Set in East London the film follows a group of year-11 girls, amongst them Nigerian British girl Rocks and her younger brother.

Hope Gap

CFF: Hope Gap 12A

1h 40m

Writer-director William Nicholson's sensitive drama teams up Annette Bening and Bill Nighy as a together-forever couple navigating the choppy waters of married life.

Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool

CFF: Miles Davis - Birth of Cool 15

1h 55m

Miles Davis: horn player, bandleader, innovator. Elegant, intellectual, the very embodiment of cool. The man with a sound so beautiful it could break your heart.

Dora and the Lost City of Gold

Dora And The Lost City Of Gold PG

1h 42m

Having spent most of her life exploring the jungle with her parents, nothing could prepare Dora (Isabela Moner) for her most dangerous adventure ever – High School.

Sat 19 Oct
Sun 20 Oct
Mon 21 Oct
Tue 22 Oct
Wed 23 Oct
Addams Family

CFF: The Addams Family PG

1h 47m

Get ready to click your fingers! The Addams Family is back on the big screen in the first animated comedy about the kookiest family on the block.

Toy Story 4

Toy Story 4 U

1h 40m

Woody's priority is taking care of his kid, whether that’s Andy or Bonnie. So when Bonnie’s new craft project, Forky, declares himself as “trash," Woody takes it upon himself to show Forky why he should embrace being a toy.

Sat 19 Oct
10.15
Sun 20 Oct
10.15
Mon 21 Oct
10.15
Tue 22 Oct
10.15
Wed 23 Oct
10.30
The Lion King

The Lion King PG

1h 58m

From Disney Live Action, director Jon Favreau’s all-new The Lion King journeys to the African savanna where a future king is born.

Sat 19 Oct
Sun 20 Oct
Mon 21 Oct
Tue 22 Oct
Ara Malikian. A Life Among Strings

CFF: Ara Malikian - A Life Among Strings PG

1h 28m

Ara Malikian, multifaceted violinist of Lebanese origin and Armenian roots, is like no other classical violinist you have ever seen.

Spanish (With English subtitles)

Calamity Jane

CFF: Calamity Jane (singalong) U

1h 41m

Arguably Doris Day's finest hour, with many memorable songs, from an energising The Deadwood Stage to the wonderful Secret Love, Calamity Jane is a film that is well known even to those who have never seen it.

Street Kids United 3

CFF: Streetkids United 3 PG

1h 0m

Streetkids United 3 is the empowering story of nine Indian girls who are chosen to represent their country at the Street Child World Cup in Moscow, Russia.

Souvenir

CFF: The Souvenir 15

1h 59m

Winner of Sundance 2019's Grand Jury Prize, The Souvenir is the compelling, semi-autobiographical drama by award-winning director/writer Joanna Hogg (Unrelated, Archipelago, Exhibition)

System Crasher

CFF: System Crasher 15

Systemsprenger

1h 59m

Foster families, special needs schools a nine-year old Benni has seen it all. Rebellious, aggressive and unpredictable, she is expelled wherever she goes. Child protection services refer to her as an eco-system. crasher”

German

Talking About Trees

CFF: Talking About Trees PG

1h 33m

Four elderly Sudanese filmmakers are trying to rekindle the flame of film culture in a country where it has been all but extinguishe.

Arabic (With English subtitles)

Her Job

CFF: Her Job 15

I douleia tis

1h 30m

Her Job marks the debut feature of Greek writer-director Nikos Labot. Panayiota, a 37-year-old illiterate housewife, leads a quiet life with her husband and their children in a modest neighbourhood in Athens.

Greek

Portrait of a Lady on Fire

CFF: Portrait of a Lady on Fire 15

Portrait de la jeune fille en feu

2h 0m

Céline Sciamma tells the story of a female painter who, after being sent to an isolated island in Bretagne at the end of the eighteenth century, is obliged to paint a wedding portrait of a young woman.

French (With English subtitles)

Guys and Dolls

CFF: Guys and Dolls U

2h 29m

Based on the Damon Runyon short stories of Broadway, the musical Guys and Dolls is plays out on a stunning studio set that extends the artifice of the stories.

Hi, A.I.

CFF: Hi A.I. 15

1h 28m

Humanoid robots are like new creatures on our planet. They work at reception desks, in shopping malls or as chefs. And they are coming into our private lives.

Various (With English subtitles)

Fire Will Come

CFF: Fire Will Come 15

O que arde

1h 25m

Winner of the Cannes' Un Certain Regard Jury Prize for director Oliver Laxe, Fire Will Come creates a powerful portrait of the Gallician countryside against which human drama unfolds.

French (With English subtitles)

Family Romance LLC

CFF: Family Romance, LLC 15

1h 29m

Romance is a business. Family, friends, followers. All available for hire. A man is hired to impersonate the missing father of a twelve year old girl

Japanese (With English subtitles)

42nd Street

CFF: 42nd Street PG

1h 29m

You’re going out a youngster, but you’ve got to come back a star!’ Set in Depression-era New York, 42nd Street is the quintessential backstage musical.

Aeronauts

CFF: The Aeronauts - IMAX PG

1h 41m

Felicity Jones and Eddie Redmayne reunite in the thrilling and spectacular drama written by Jack Thorne.

The Two Popes

CFF: The Two Popes 15

2h 5m

Following his hit biopics of Stephen Hawking, Winston Churchill and rock band Queen, Anthony McCarten turns his pen to the anomaly of the two popes, Benedict and Francis both alive at the same time; an occurrence not seen for almost 600 years

Wild Amsterdam

CFF: Wild Amsterdam PG

1h 25m

A wildlife feature film with a difference. It explores one of Europe's most vibrant and dynamic cities through the eyes of its wilder inhabitants. Adventurous urban cat, Abatutu, will be your guide.

Marriage Story

CFF: Marriage Story 15

2h 16m

Academy Award-nominated filmmaker Noah Baumbach directs this incisive and compassionate look at a marriage breaking up and a family staying together

Singin' in the Rain

CFF: Singin' in the Rain U

1h 42m

The Friday screening features a special introduction to Musicals by Neil Brand. One of the most enjoyable musicals with great songs, dance and performances

Men Inside

CFF: Men Inside 15

1h 30m

Thirty thousand square meters and 2,000 inmates, half of them under 30 years old. The Baumettes jail tells about misery, violence, abandonment, and also hopes. It is a story with its screams and its silences.

French (With English subtitles)

Judy and Punch

CFF: Judy and Punch 15

1h 45m

A man and his wife come to blows in this live action take on the classic puppet show.In the rough-and-tumble town of Seaside (nowhere near the sea), villagers flock to Punch and Judy's marionette theatre

Monos

CFF: Monos 15

1h 42m

Colombian auteur Alejandro Landes returns after an eight-year hiatus with a film that oozes pure adrenaline and excellent technique.

English, Spanish (With English subtitles)

Terminator: Dark Fate

Terminator: Dark Fate 15

2h 10m

Linda Hamilton (Sarah Connor) and Arnold Schwarzenegger (T-800) return in their iconic roles in Terminator: Dark Fate, directed by Tim Miller (Deadpool) and produced by visionary filmmaker James Cameron and David Ellison.

Wed 23 Oct
County Lines

CFF: County Lines 15

1h 30m

A powerful drama about a mother and her fourteen-year-old son who is groomed, and subsequently trapped, into a lethal nationwide drug selling enterprise

Meeting Gorbachev

CFF: Meeting Gorbachev PG

1h 31m

Werner Herzog is an ardent admirer of former Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev, now in his late 80s. Using a wealth of archive footage, Herzog charts Gorbachev's extraordinary rise to power from humble beginnings.

English, Russian, German, Polish (With English subtitles)

Terminator: Dark Fate

Terminator: Dark Fate - IMAX 15

2h 10m

Linda Hamilton (Sarah Connor) and Arnold Schwarzenegger (T-800) return in their iconic roles in Terminator: Dark Fate, directed by Tim Miller (Deadpool) and produced by visionary filmmaker James Cameron and David Ellison.

Wed 23 Oct
17.0020.00
Shooting the Mafia

CFF: Shooting the Mafia 15

1h 37m

Sicilian Letizia Battaglia began a lifelong battle with the Mafia when she first dared to point her camera at a brutally slain victim.

Sorry We Missed You

Sorry We Missed You + Satellite Q&A 15

2h 20m

From director Ken Loach and the award-winning team behind I, Daniel Blake, comes Sorry We Missed You - a powerful exploration of the contemporary world of work, the gig economy and the challenges faced by one family trying to hold it all together.

Wed 23 Oct
20.15
Lighthouse

CFF: The Lighthouse 15

1h 50m

The hypnotic and hallucinatory tale of two lighthouse keepers on a remote and mysterious island in the 1890s.

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