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Family films, events and activities

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We have a range of films, events and activities for families, friends and children, including:

Holiday Activities - join us for films that are suitable for the whole family during the school holidays. Where possible, our workshops and events are suitable for both adults and children, so each member of your group can get involved, get creative and enjoy making something together.

    Family Arts Festival - Bristol's one and only festival created especially for families and children! Join us during October half-term as we team up with other Bristol arts organisations to bring you an exciting programme of events. Part of the national Family Arts Festival.

    Cinébabies - a weekly film screening for parents/carers and children under 12 months on Mondays at 11:00. Find out more about Cinébabies.

      Birthday Parties - hire a cinema for a private screening or computer gaming. Find out more about our Children's Birthday Party packages.

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      Ahoy there me heartys! This May half term we set sail with Aardman's dastardly seafaring animated adventure - swashbuckling family entertainment for your whole crew!

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      Cinébabies is our weekly daytime screening of one of the current films in the programme specifically for parents/carers with babies under 12 months.

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      Join us in the Café/Bar as we get inspired by all-things swashbuckling in this morning crafting session. We’ll be honouring our half term film, Aardman's animated caper Pirates! In An Adventure With Scientists and making pirate badges, costumes and maps.

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      This gorgeous Oscar®-nominated stop-motion animation - for kids, teens and adults alike - traces the effects of childhood tragedy with both great wit and sadness.

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      Cinébabies is our weekly daytime screening of one of the current films in the programme specifically for parents/carers with babies under 12 months.

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      An impossible to resist Turkish documentary about the many stray cats that live in Istanbul - it's 100% allergy free, too!

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      Cinébabies is our weekly daytime screening of one of the current films in the programme specifically for parents/carers with babies under 12 months.

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