March Podcast

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This month our Cinema Curator Mark Cosgrove reflects on the themes, ideas and discussions that have come out of Conversations About Cinema: Impact of Conflict with Professor Tim Cole.



Playable City Award is open!

Deadline Tue 7 April

Our international £30,000 Award is open for entries - got an idea to use technology in a creative way to invite the people of Bristol to be playful in public spaces? Apply now...

Julianne Moore

Still Alice

Opens Fri 6 March

Julianne Moore (an Oscar®-winner for her performance) is Alice, a linguistics professor who struggles to maintain her mind and self after being diagnosed with early onset Alzheimer's in this profoundly moving film.


It Follows

Now screening

The most assured and genuinely unnerving American horror film in years, It Follows is an entirely fresh and scalp-pricklingly scary exploration of teenage sexual paranoia.

Dogs and child

White God

Now screening

This audacious dystopian thriller imagines a canine uprising against cruel humans, and what a staggering vision it is. A brilliantly ambitious, visceral film – you have never seen anything like it in your life.

24 Under 24

24 Influential Bristolians Under 24

See who's on the list...

Rife Magazine is all about celebrating and nurturing young talent - check out their list of 24 influential people in Bristol under 24 in music, film, technology, online, green issues, social issues, politics and art here, and don't forget to have your say!

Girl in fog

Catch Me Daddy

Now screening

Beautifully shot on 35mm by famed cinematographer Robbie Ryan (Fish Tank, Red Road), this hugely impressive film has plenty to say about family, race and class.

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23 Feb, 2015
Playable City Award is now open for submissions

Following the international success of Hello Lamppost (2013) and Shadowing (2014), we are delighted to announce the Playable City Award returns for its third year, with the call for submissions opening today.