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Mary Shelley (12A)

Mary Shelley

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Friday 24 Aug 20187:30pm
Sunday 26 Aug 20187:30pm

Mary Wollstonecraft's family disapproves when she and poet Percy Shelley announce their love for each other. The family is horrified when it finds that the couple has eloped, accompanied by Mary's half-sister, Claire. While staying in the home of Lord Byron at Lake Geneva, the guests are challenged to write a ghost story, which leads Mary to conceive her novel "Frankenstein."

Swimming With Men (12A)

Swimming With Men

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Saturday 25 Aug 20187:30pm (Closed)
Friday 14 Sep 20187:30pm

A man who is suffering a mid-life crisis finds new meaning in his life as part of an all-male, middle-aged, amateur synchronised swimming team.

Incredibles 2 (U)

Incredibles 2

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Sunday 26 Aug 20184:00pm
Monday 17 Sep 20186:00pm

FAMILY FILM

In 'Incredibles 2', Helen is called on to lead a campaign to bring Supers back, while Bob navigates the day-to-day heroics of 'normal' life at home with Violet, Dash and baby Jack-Jack—whose superpowers are about to be discovered. Their mission is derailed, however, when a new villain emerges with a brilliant and dangerous plot that threatens everything. But the Parrs don't shy away from a challenge, especially with Frozone by their side. That's what makes this family so Incredible.

Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (TBC)

Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again

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Friday 31 Aug 20187:30pm (Closed)
Saturday 1 Sep 20187:30pm (Closed)
Sunday 2 Sep 20187:30pm (Closed)
Wednesday 5 Sep 20187:30pm (Closed)
Thursday 6 Sep 20187:30pm
Saturday 15 Sep 20187:30pm (Closed)
Friday 21 Sep 20187:30pm

Get ready to sing and dance, laugh and love all over again. Ten years after Mamma Mia!  you are invited to return to the magical Greek island of Kalokairi. With the film's original cast returning and new additions including Lily James. The film goes back and forth in time to show how relationships forged in the past resonate in the present. An all-new original musical based on the songs of ABBA.

The Bookshop (PG)

The Bookshop

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Monday 3 Sep 20187:30pm

Florence Green, a free-spirited widow, puts grief behind her and risks everything to open up a bookshop -- the first such shop in the sleepy seaside town of Hardborough, England. But this mini social revolution soon brings her fierce enemies: she invites the hostility of the town's less prosperous shopkeepers and also crosses Mrs. Gamart, Harborough's vengeful, embittered alpha female who is a wannabe doyenne of the local arts scene.


Please Note - the screening on Mon Sep 3rd will have English sub-titles for the hearing impaired

Outdoor Screening: Blade Runner (15)

Outdoor Screening: Blade Runner

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Friday 7 Sep 20188:00pm (Gates open 6pm, Film from 8pm)

Join us on the opening night of the Wirksworth Festival for an outdoor screening of the best ever sci-fi film, ever, period. Blade Runner - The Final Cut. With a new GIANT inflatable screen, arrive early to grab your spot, buy a beer at The Feather Star Bar, or a bottle of local ale from Hilltop Brewery. We've wood-fired pizzas from Bella Mia, amazing street food from Kerb Bears, our very own DJ Suki and live music and even fire eating! Gates open at 6pm. Bring you own chair and (warm) fancy dress!


Deckard (Harrison Ford) is forced by the police Boss (M. Emmet Walsh) to continue his old job as Replicant Hunter. His assignment: eliminate four escaped Replicants from the colonies who have returned to Earth. Before starting the job, Deckard goes to the Tyrell Corporation and he meets Rachel (Sean Young), a Replicant girl he falls in love with.

Calais Children (15)

Calais Children

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Monday 10 Sep 20187:30pm

A new film revealing the desperate plight of hundreds of unaccompanied child refugees in Europe and exposing the role played by the UK government in prolonging this, against the will of Parliament. With introduction and post-film Q&A from Director Sue Clayton.

Pin Cushion (15)

Pin Cushion

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Wednesday 12 Sep 20187:30pm

The troubling tale of meek, eccentric single mother Lyn and her teenage daughter Iona who move to a drab Midlands town hoping for a fresh new start. As Iona tries desperately to fit in with the bitchy cool clique at school, their relationship takes the strain.

Denis O'Connor: A Life In Steel (PG)

Denis O'Connor: A Life In Steel

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Thursday 13 Sep 20187:30pm

On Ireland's Western Shores and Other Projects
DEFINING A LINE AND OTHER STORIES


Local artist and sculptor Denis O'Connor will present an illustrated talk on the influences which define his practice as a scuptor and public artist with reference to making process, place, narrative and audience.

Nine Ladies Films (15)

Nine Ladies Films

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Sunday 16 Sep 20187:30pm

Local film maker Stuart Wheedlon screens two of his recent pschological horror films. Both were shot locally and starred both amatuer and professional actors, Stuart will introduce each film and take Q&As afterwards.

The Adventures Of Prince Achmed (U)

The Adventures Of Prince Achmed

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Workshop from 6pm, Film from 7pm6:00pm

FAMILY FILM
Hailed as the first feature-length animated film in the history of cinema, this captivating film by pioneering animator Lotte Reiniger tells the story of Prince Achmed's magical adventures. With a live musical score and puppet making workshop.

Wobble & Wheeze: Little Shop Of Horrors (PG)

Wobble & Wheeze: Little Shop Of Horrors

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Music from 6:30pm, Film from 8pm6:30pm

The acclaimed acoustic Derbyshire duo are back! Wobble & Wheeze invite you to an evening performance followed by a screening of THE cult classic. A nerdy florist finds his chance for success and romance with the help of a giant man-eating plant who demands to be fed...

Leaning Into The Wind: Andy Goldsworthy (12A)

Leaning Into The Wind: Andy Goldsworthy

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Thursday 20 Sep 20187:30pm

Leaning into the Wind follows artist Andy Goldsworthy on his exploration of the world and himself through ephemeral and permanent workings on the landscape, cities and with his own body. With post film Q&A.

The Spy Who Dumped Me (TBC)

The Spy Who Dumped Me

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Saturday 22 Sep 20187:30pm

The Spy Who Dumped Me tells the story of Audrey (Kunis) and Morgan (McKinnon), two best friends who unwittingly become entangled in an international conspiracy when one of the women discovers the boyfriend who dumped her was actually a spy.

West Side Story (PG)

West Side Story

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Sunday 23 Sep 20187:30pm

A musical in which a modern day Romeo and Juliet are involved in New York street gangs. On the harsh streets of the upper west side, two gangs battle for control of the turf. The situation becomes complicated when a gang members falls in love with a rival's sister.

The More You Ignore Me (TBC)

The More You Ignore Me

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Wednesday 26 Sep 20187:30pm

A heart-warming universal comedy that focuses on the life of an unusual family in rural England; addressing mental health issues and their impact on the family – in a frank, sometimes stark, but equally funny and affirming way.  Written  and starring comedian Jo Brand.

Death In Venice (12)

Death In Venice

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Thursday 27 Sep 20187:30pm

This haunting adaptation of Thomas Mann's classic stars Dirk Bogarde as the fated composer, paralysed by ennui and repressed emotion, who discovers a last vestige of beauty and emotion during a visit to Venice in the form of a young boy.

The Children Act (12A)

The Children Act

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Friday 28 Sep 20187:30pm
Saturday 29 Sep 20187:30pm
Sunday 30 Sep 20187:30pm

As her marriage to Jack (Stanley Tucci) flounders, eminent High Court judge Fiona Maye (Emma Thompson) has a life-changing decision to make at work - should she force a teenage boy, Adam (Fionn Whitehead), to have the blood transfusion that will save his life? Her unorthodox visit to his hospital bedside has a profound impact on them both, stirring strong new emotions in the boy and long-buried feelings in her.