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Lady Macbeth

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Acclaimed theatre director William Oldroyd relocates Nikolai Leskov’s Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk to 19th-century England, in this Gothic tale about a young woman trapped in a marriage of convenience whose passionate affair unleashes a maelstrom of murder and mayhem on a country estate.

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Lady Macbeth

Lady Macbeth

Now screening

Acclaimed theatre director William Oldroyd relocates Nikolai Leskov’s Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk to 19th-century England, in this Gothic tale about a young woman trapped in a marriage of convenience whose passionate affair unleashes a maelstrom of murder and mayhem on a country estate.

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Simran - Rife Book

Talking about my generation...

Help make 20 Stories From Britain's Youth happen...

Drum roll please! Award-winning author Nikesh Shukla (of The Good Immigrant fame) and the young journalists behind our very own Rife Magazine are collaborating to make a BOOK! And we need your help to get this brilliant idea off the ground...

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Heal the Living

Heal the Living

Now screening

The story of one heart that touches many lives - this is the extraordinary third feature from writer-director Katell Quillévéré (Love Like Poison, Suzanne) - a gripping, complex and moving ensemble drama about lives connected by organ transplant.

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Podcast

April Podcast

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In this month's podcast Mark Cosgrove, our Cinema Curator, talks about the initial inspiration behind Filmic, some of the past highlights, and what to look forward to this month - including our Celebrating Female Composers season.

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The Sense of an Ending

The Sense of an Ending

Now screening

Ritesh Batra (The Lunchbox) directs Jim Broadbent and Charlotte Rampling in a mesmerising and slippery tale of ageing, memory and self-delusion, an adaptation of Julian Barnes's Booker-prize winning novel.

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Letters from Baghdad

Letters from Baghdad

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Voiced by Tilda Swinton, this fascinating documentary explores the extraordinary life of "the female Lawrence of Arabia" - English writer, archaeologist, diplomat and spy Gertrude Bell - the most powerful woman in the British Empire in her day.

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The Transfiguration

The Transfiguration

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This atmospheric, intricate study of a troubled young mind, follows an orphaned teen as he immerses himself in vampire lore to escape his unsettled life.

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What's on today - Fri 28 April

Feature Showing
Lunchtime Talk: In my Shoes: Intimacy 13:00
Letters from Baghdad PG (S) 14:40
Heal the Living 12A (S) 15:10, 18:00
Lady Macbeth 15 15:30, 18:30, 20:40
The Sense of an Ending 15 17:30
The Handmaiden 18 (S) 20:10 AD
The Transfiguration 15 20:20

What's on tomorrow - Sat 29 April

Feature Showing
Letters from Baghdad PG (S) 14:40
Lady Macbeth 15 15:00, 17:20, 19:40
Heal the Living 12A (S) 15:10, 18:00
The Sense of an Ending 15 17:30
The Handmaiden 18 (S) 20:10
The Transfiguration 15 20:40

What's on - Sun 30 April

Feature Showing
FILM SC♀RES: Gladiator 15 12:00
Letters from Baghdad PG (S) 12:50
Festival of Ideas 2017: Human 12A (S) 14:15 Sold Out QA
Heal the Living 12A (S) 15:10, 18:00
Lady Macbeth 15 15:30, 18:30, 20:40
The Sense of an Ending 15 17:40
The Handmaiden 18 (S) 20:10
The Transfiguration 15 20:20

What's on - Mon 01 May

Feature Showing
Cinébabies: Lady Macbeth 15 11:00 Baby
The Sense of an Ending 15 14:40, 17:30
Heal the Living 12A (S) 15:10, 18:00
Lady Macbeth 15 15:30, 18:30, 20:40
The Handmaiden 18 (S) 20:10 DS
The Transfiguration 15 20:20

What's on - Tue 02 May

Feature Showing
The Sense of an Ending 15 14:40, 17:30
Heal the Living 12A (S) 15:10, 18:00
Lady Macbeth 15 15:30, 18:30, 20:40
The Handmaiden 18 (S) 20:10
The Transfiguration 15 20:20

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

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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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We are delighted to announce an open call for our 2017 Residencies. Here at Watershed we are passionate about supporting brilliant people working at the intersection of culture, creativity and technology, and our residency programme is built on these solid foundations.

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