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Highlights

Tom of Finland

Now screening

A captivating biopic of Finnish artist Touko Laaksonen (aka Tom of Finland) one of the most influential and celebrated figures of twentieth century gay culture whose iconic homoerotic drawings became the emblem of a generation of men and fanned the flames of a gay revolution.

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Tom of Finland

Tom of Finland

Now screening

A captivating biopic of Finnish artist Touko Laaksonen (aka Tom of Finland) one of the most influential and celebrated figures of twentieth century gay culture whose iconic homoerotic drawings became the emblem of a generation of men and fanned the flames of a gay revolution.

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A Ghost Story

A Ghost Story

Now screening

A haunted tale like no other, Casey Affleck and Rooney Mara reunite with writer-director David Lowery (Ain’t Them Bodies Saints) in this hypnotic and highly original drama, wildly acclaimed at Sundance earlier this year.

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We're An Arts Organisation Going Undercover As An Employer

Hannah Higginson, our Engagement Producer, talks about Watershed's activity with schools and young people, including recently welcoming 23 students from different city schools to come and do work experience with Rife Magazine, Bristol's youth led online platform

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bug's life

Bugs on Film

Tue 1 Aug - Thu 7 Sept

Calling all mini-beasts! Get your summer holidays started and make a bee-line for our fun family season celebrating all things miniature, as we get down amongst the undergrowth to explore the world of some of life’s tiniest creations – bugs.

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Podcast

August Podcast

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In this month's podcast Roseanna Dias, Watershed's Engagement Project Coordinator discusses all things family and shares some of the highlights of Bugs on Film, our school holiday season of films and workshops.

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Step

Step

Now screening

Fighting the tough realities of their disadvantaged neighbourhood, this hope-filled documentary follows three irrepressible young women at an enlightened Baltimore school as they prepare for college – and rehearse for step dance glory.

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Le Doulos

Le Doulos

Now screening

This dazzlingly intricate tale of deadly suspicion and betrayal is one of Jean-Pierre Melville's finest explorations into the Parisian underworld, starring a stone-faced Jean-Paul Belmondo as an enigmatic gangster.

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The Big Sick

The Big Sick

Now screening

A breakout hit at Sundance, this sensitive, funny and truthful take on modern romance tells the real life story of the relationship between the film's writers (Emily V. Gordon and Kumail Nanjiani) - a Pakistan-born comedian and his American girlfriend.

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England is Mine 

England is Mine 

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An evocative (and surprisingly funny) portrait of (Steven Patrick) Morrissey, frontman of iconic band The Smiths, focused on his time in 70s Manchester as an alienated teenager desperately trying to find his place in the world.

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What's on today - Wed 16 Aug

Feature Showing
The Big Sick 15 17:30 AD
Le Doulos 12A (S) 17:50
A Ghost Story 12A 18:00, 20:20
Tom of Finland 18 (S) 20:30
England is Mine  15 20:40 AD

What's on tomorrow - Thu 17 Aug

Feature Showing
Bugs on Film: Bug Themed Book Den 10:00 - 17:00
Step PG 12:50
Bugs on Film: Honey I Shrunk The Kids U 13:00
England is Mine  15 14:00 AD, 20:40 AD
Le Doulos 12A (S) 15:00, 17:50
A Ghost Story 12A 15:30, 18:00, 20:20
The Big Sick 15 17:30 AD
Tom of Finland 18 (S) 20:30

What's on - Sat 19 Aug

Feature Showing
Bugs on Film: Bug Themed Book Den 10:00 - 17:00
A Ghost Story 12A 12:30, 20:40
Bugs on Film: Minuscule: Valley of the Lost Ants U 13:00
The Odyssey PG (S) 15:00, 18:00
Final Portrait 15 15:20, 18:10, 20:30
An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power PG 15:30 AD, 17:50 AD
The Big Sick 15 20:20 AD DS

What's on - Mon 21 Aug

Feature Showing
Bugs on Film: Bug Themed Book Den 10:00 - 17:00
Cinébabies: An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power PG 11:00 AD Baby
A Ghost Story 12A 12:30
14:40
20:40
Bugs on Film: Minuscule: Valley of the Lost Ants U 13:00
The Odyssey PG (S) 15:00
18:00
Final Portrait 15 15:20
18:10
20:30
An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power PG 17:50 AD
20:10 AD DS

What's on - Tue 22 Aug

Feature Showing
Bugs on Film: Bug Themed Book Den 10:00 - 17:00
A Ghost Story 12A 12:30, 20:40
Bugs on Film: Minuscule: Valley of the Lost Ants U 13:00
An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power PG 14:40 AD, 17:50 AD, 20:10 AD
The Odyssey PG (S) 15:00, 18:00
Final Portrait 15 15:20, 18:10, 20:30

Tuesday screenings are part of our Cinébites meal deal - get 30% off main dishes from our menu

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Overlooking Bristol’s vibrant Harbourside, our food and drink is local, seasonal, ethically sourced and simply delicious.

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At Watershed we have a passion for innovation and creativity: we take pride in making your event stand out from the rest.

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Watershed and Smart Oxford are delighted to announce the winner for the first Smart Oxford Playable City Commission is UK based Guerilla Dance Project, who will encourage citizens to activate beams of light to map constellations from the night sky onto with their winning Star Light, Star Bright project.

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