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Highlights

Cinema Rediscovered

Thu 28 - Sun 31 July

Enjoy great films back on the big screen in this jam-packed weekend, from Ealing classics to Sid and Nancy.

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Sid and Nancy

Cinema Rediscovered

Thu 28 - Sun 31 July

Enjoy great films back on the big screen in this jam-packed weekend, from Ealing classics to Sid and Nancy.

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Roald Dahl on Film

Throughout August

Get the holidays off to a scrumdiddlyumptious start with our splendiferous family season celebrating the centenary of iconic author Roald Dahl.

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Playable City Award is Open

Are you our next winner?

Building on the international success of previous Award winners Hello Lamp Post, Shadowing and Urbanimals, we are looking for new ideas from anywhere in the world which respond to the theme of journeys.

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The Commune

Now screening

Thomas Vinterberg's own experience of living in a commune as a child has inspired this affectionate and moving film about the joys and perils of Danish communal life.

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Men on boat in wet suites

Chevalier

Now screening

A funny, perfectly pitched satire that puts masculinity under a microscope, featuring six super-competitive men on a boat who all take part in an increasingly absurdist game.

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Barry Lyndon

Now screening

Stanley Kubrick's breathtaking exploration of Thackeray's novel sees his 18th century adventurer meet his share of women, go to war, be a spy and marry into aristocracy, whilst inventing new stories about himself at every turn of the road.

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Sculpting Time - Andrei Tarkovsky

Fri 1 July - Thu 11 Aug

As part of Cinema Rediscovered, we are delighted to present new digitally restored copies of the films of Russian master Andrei Tarkovsky - each an artistic masterpiece of extraordinary visual beauty.

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Mark Cosgrove

July Podcast

Listen now

In this month's podcast Watershed's Cinema Curator Mark Cosgrove and critic Tara Judah share what it is they find so beguiling about cinema ahead of Cinema Rediscovered.

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Conference Hire

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

People at conference at Watershed

We offer imaginative choices to meet your conference needs, delivered in the inspirational surroundings of this independent organisation with its intimate and vibrant atmosphere. With customers at the heart of our organisation Watershed delivers a diverse programme of films, events, festivals and conferences.

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Food & Drink

Watershed offers the perfect social space. We are open from early in the morning to late at night.

Watershed's Café/Bar

We are committed to projecting passion, care and pride in the whole Watershed experience. Our food is now as organic, seasonal, locally sourced and ethically produced as we can possibly make it. Sample our menu, get some drinks in or just come for a coffee before or after a film – the choice is up to you.

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News

Tue 26 Jul, 2016
Rediscover great films this weekend

How about a gelato and a nice cool air conditioned dark room? For those of you not heading off to a field or beach, look out for the inaugural Cinema Rediscovered here this weekend with some truly great films, sounds and music icons!

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