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Limina VR Weekender

Fri 1 - Sun 3 Dec

Limina invites you to discover a range of world-class, artistic VR experiences right here at Watershed. Join us for a VR session at the UK’s first VR-only arts festival and help us in our mission to get VR where it belongs, in front of you our audience.

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Limina VR Weekender

Limina VR Weekender

Fri 1 - Sun 3 Dec

Limina invites you to discover a range of world-class, artistic VR experiences right here at Watershed. Join us for a VR session at the UK’s first VR-only arts festival and help us in our mission to get VR where it belongs, in front of you our audience.

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Film Stars Don’t Die in Liverpool

Film Stars Don’t Die in Liverpool

Now screening

Annette Bening and Jamie Bell vividly bring to life the intense love story between Hollywood icon Gloria Grahame and her much younger lover Peter Turner in this bracingly romantic film.

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Suburbicon

Suburbicon

Opens Fri 24 Nov

George Clooney is back in the director's chair for a wildly entertaining, deliciously dark satire co-scripted by the Coen Brothers set in 1957 that is unsettlingly pertinent to the present day.

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Félicité

Félicité

Now screening

French/Senegalese director Alain Gomis further cements his reputation as one of Africa's most talented filmmakers with this Berlin Grand Jury Prize-winner that weaves a story around a resilient Kinshasa singer who has to fight for her child's survival.

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States of Danger and Deceit: 1970’s European Political Thrillers

States of Danger and Deceit: European Political Thrillers in the 1970s

Sun 5 - Sun 26 Nov

In this season we’ll discover and revisit some of the nail-biting and rarely-seen thrillers that exposed the political tensions that reverberated across Europe in the 1970s. Landmark films that still influence the way in which politically engaged filmmakers engage with popular forms and genres today.

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The Florida Project

The Florida Project

Now screening

Sean Baker follows up his incredible iPhone-shot hit Tangerine with another visionary take on the wild ups and dangerous downs of life in America's underbelly, this time focusing on a spirited six year old's carefree summer juxtaposed with the harsh realities of the adults in her orbit.

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The Killing of the Sacred Deer

The Killing of a Sacred Deer

Now screening

Yorgos Lanthimos (director of Bristol favourite The Lobster) returns with another wildly original, deliciously twisted film - an astonishing mix of Greek tragedy, surrealism and supernatural thriller starring Colin Farrell as a surgeon whose relationship with a teenage boy turns very strange indeed.

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Podcast

November Podcast

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A season of films, and a family event, based on Japanese Animé are the topics for discussion in this month's podcast.

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Call Me By Your Name

Call Me By Your Name

Now screening

This gorgeous and moving adaptation of André Acriman's acclaimed novel, directed by Luca Guadagnino (I Am Love, A Bigger Splash), is a sun-kissed queer love story about the relationship between a 17-year-old and an older man.

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The Death of Stalin

The Death of Stalin

Now screening

Based on the graphic novel by Fabien Nury, writer/director Armando Iannucci (The Thick of It, In The Loop) is in his element with this acerbic send-up of the Soviet dictator and his band of scheming bootlicks who vie for power after his sudden demise.

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What's on today - Tue 21 Nov

Feature Showing
Into Film Festival 10:00
Loving Vincent 12A 13:00 AD
Call Me By Your Name 15 15:00 AD
Film Stars Don’t Die in Liverpool 15 15:30, 18:10, 20:40
The Death of Stalin 15 18:00 AD
The Florida Project 15 18:30 AD, 21:00 AD
Félicité 15 (S) 20:30

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What's on tomorrow - Wed 22 Nov

Feature Showing
Into Film Festival 10:00
Félicité 15 (S) 11:00, 15:00
Loving Vincent 12A 14:30 AD
Film Stars Don’t Die in Liverpool 15 15:30, 18:10, 20:40
The Florida Project 15 17:40 AD, 20:20 AD
The Death of Stalin 15 18:00 AD
Raise the Bar - Feat. Mark Grist and Indigo Williams 19:30
The Killing of a Sacred Deer 15 20:30 AD DS

What's on - Thu 23 Nov

Feature Showing
Loving Vincent 12A 14:30 AD
Félicité 15 (S) 15:00
Film Stars Don’t Die in Liverpool 15 15:30, 18:10, 20:40
The Florida Project 15 17:40 AD, 20:20 AD
The Death of Stalin 15 18:00 AD
The Killing of a Sacred Deer 15 20:30 AD

What's on - Fri 24 Nov

Feature Showing
Into Film Festival 10:00
Lunchtime Talk: Exploring space for fun, science and profit 13:00
Suburbicon 15 15:20 AD, 17:50 AD, 20:10 AD
Friday Night Thrillers: Silence of the Lambs 15 22:30

What's on - Sat 25 Nov

Feature Showing
Suburbicon 15 15:30 AD, 18:20 AD, 20:40 AD

What's on - Sun 26 Nov

Feature Showing
States of Danger and Deceit: Seven days in January 15 (S) 12:00
Suburbicon 15 15:30 AD, 18:20 AD, 20:40 AD

What's on - Mon 27 Nov

Feature Showing
Suburbicon 15 11:00 AD Baby
Suburbicon 15 15:45 AD
18:20 AD
20:40 AD DS
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Watershed team up with Pervasive Media Studio residents, Limina Immersive, for the Limina VR Weekender: a weekend of creative virtual reality sessions from Fri 1 to Sun 3 Dec.

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