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Paddington 2

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Join us for this Christmas family treat as everyone’s favourite big hearted, marmalade loving, Peruvian bear returns with a triumphant sequel (a "full on charm offensive of a movie") to the 2014 smash hit.

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Paddington 2

Paddington 2

Now screening

Join us for this Christmas family treat as everyone’s favourite big hearted, marmalade loving, Peruvian bear returns with a triumphant sequel (a "full on charm offensive of a movie") to the 2014 smash hit.

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December Podcast

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In this extended end of year podcast Watershed's Cinema Curator Mark Cosgrove is joined by Bristol based writers, critics and bloggers Tara Judah and Sven De Hondt to reflect on a strong year for independent film and offer some polarised views on their highlights and favourites of the cinematic year.

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French Film Festival

French Film Festival Weekend

Fri 15 - Sun 17 Dec

We’re delighted to welcome the French Film Festival UK for a weekend of screenings featuring previews of some of the finest new French cinema featuring some of the country’s most exciting filmmaking talent both in front of and behind the camera.

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The Prince of Nothingwood

The Prince of Nothingwood

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A fascinating behind-the-scenes account of the life and work of Salim Shaheen, the Ed Wood of Afghanistan.

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Mountains May Depart

Mountains May Depart

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Legendary Chinese director Jia Zhangke (A Touch of Sin) returns with a decades-spanning drama about a young woman who marries for money, a parable of China's embrace of materialism and the ways it has affected the bonds of family and tradition.

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The Disaster Artist

The Disaster Artist

Now screening

James Franco directs and stars in this hilarious and affectionate true story of the making of The Room (which has famously been called 'the Citizen Kane of bad movies'), one of the most beloved cult classics of all time.

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Human Flow

Human Flow

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Internationally renowned artist Ai Weiwei's expansive and sobering documentary on the current migration crisis - one that gives a sense of both its staggering scale and its profoundly personal impact.

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Happy End

Happy End

Now screening

Michael Haneke (Amour, The White Ribbon) returns with a biting satire on bourgeois family values in a sort of semi-sequel to his Palme d'Or winner Amour.

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What's on today - Fri 15 Dec

Feature Showing
Paddington 2 PG 12:50 AD, 15:20 AD
Audiences for arts & story driven VR content 13:00
Happy End 15 (S) 17:50
The Prince of Nothingwood 15 (S) 18:00
The Disaster Artist 15 18:20 AD, 20:50 AD
French Film Festival: Ismael’s Ghosts 15 (S) 20:15
Mountains May Depart 12A (S) 20:40

What's on tomorrow - Sat 16 Dec

Feature Showing
Paddington 2 PG 13:10 AD DS
15:40 AD
Mountains May Depart 12A (S) 14:00
20:20
Human Flow 12A (S) 14:40
The Prince of Nothingwood 15 (S) 17:30
The Disaster Artist 15 17:50 AD DS
20:50 AD
Happy End 15 (S) 18:10
French Film Festival: The Double Lover 18 (S) 20:30

What's on - Sun 17 Dec

Feature Showing
Screen Homage: Jules et Jim - Jeanne Moreau PG (S) 12:00
Paddington 2 PG 12:30 AD
Human Flow 12A (S) 14:40
Mountains May Depart 12A (S) 14:50, 20:30
French Film Festival: The Workshop 15 (S) 15:00
The Prince of Nothingwood 15 (S) 17:30
The Disaster Artist 15 17:40 AD, 20:40 AD
French Film Festival: Redoubtable 15 (S) 18:00
Happy End 15 (S) 20:20

What's on - Mon 18 Dec

Feature Showing
Paddington 2 PG 11:00 AD Baby
Paddington 2 PG 13:00 AD
15:10 AD DS
Mountains May Depart 12A (S) 14:10
20:15
Human Flow 12A (S) 15:30
20:10
The Disaster Artist 15 17:40 AD DS
20:50 AD
The Prince of Nothingwood 15 (S) 18:10
Happy End 15 (S) 18:30

What's on - Tue 19 Dec

Feature Showing
Mountains May Depart 12A (S) 15:00, 20:30
Paddington 2 PG 15:10 AD
The Disaster Artist 15 15:30 AD, 18:00 AD, 20:20 AD
Happy End 15 (S) 17:40
The Prince of Nothingwood 15 (S) 17:50
Human Flow 12A (S) 20:10

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What's on - Wed 20 Dec

Feature Showing
It's A Wonderful Life U 11:00, 18:00
Paddington 2 PG 13:20 AD, 15:00 AD
Mountains May Depart 12A (S) 14:10, 20:30
The Disaster Artist 15 15:50 AD
Human Flow 12A (S) 17:30
Inside The Disaster Artist with Greg Sestero 15 18:30 Sold Out AD QA
The Prince of Nothingwood 15 (S) 20:50

What's on - Thu 21 Dec

Feature Showing
Paddington 2 PG 13:20 AD, 15:00 AD
Mountains May Depart 12A (S) 14:10, 20:30
The Disaster Artist 15 15:50 AD
Human Flow 12A (S) 17:30
It's A Wonderful Life U 18:00
Inside The Disaster Artist with Greg Sestero 15 18:30 Sold Out AD QA
The Prince of Nothingwood 15 (S) 20:50
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