Film What’s On
I am Nasrine (PG)
Star & Shadow Cinema: Sep 21st 2019
BAFTA nominated (2013) and Brooklyn Film Festival (2013) winner in the category of ‘Outstanding Debut’ feature film’ I am Nasrine’, is set in both Newcastle and Iran and follows a family’s journey to the UK.
Mrs Lowry & Son (PG)
Arc Cinema: Sep 20th 2019 - Sep 26th 2019
A portrait of the artist L.S. Lowry and the relationship with his mother, who tries to dissuade him from pursuing his passion.
Arc Cinema: Sep 20th 2019 - Sep 25th 2019
A spaceship carrying settlers to Mars is knocked off course, causing the consumption-obsessed passengers to consider their place in the universe.
Playmobil: The Movie (U)
Arc Cinema: Sep 21st 2019
A young girl named Marla embarks on an epic journey after her little brother Charlie disappears into the wondrous world of Playmobil.
TYNESIDE KIDS CLUB - The Sword In The Stone (1963)
Tyneside Cinema: Sep 21st 2019
A poor boy named Arthur learns the power of love, kindness, knowledge and bravery with the help of a wizard called Merlin in the path to become one of the most beloved kings in English history.
Downton Abbey (PG)
Tyneside Cinema: Sep 13th 2019 - Sep 22nd 2019
After a long wait, Downton Abbey is finally coming to our screens as a full length feature film, written by creator Julian Fellowes and directed by Michael Engler.
FRONTLINE: THE SURVEILLANCE STATE – Citizenfour (15)
Tyneside Cinema: Sep 22nd 2019
A documentarian and a reporter travel to Hong Kong for the first of many meetings with Edward Snowden. This screening will feature a live Q&A about surveillance with Stephen Graham, Professor of Cities and Society at Newcastle University
Classic Film Screening: The Red Shoes
The Forum Cinema: Sep 22nd 2019
Powell and Pressburger’s 1948 masterpiece focuses on a young ballerina, played by Moira Shearer, who is torn between the demands of love and art.
Monday Alternative: Stan & Ollie (PG)
Tullie House Museum and Art Gallery: Sep 23rd 2019
Heart-warming biography telling the untold story of the world’s greatest comedy duo return to Britain after falling out of favour in Hollywood.
Top Dog Film Festival
Whitley Bay Playhouse: Sep 24th 2019
This carefully curated program of canine-themed films is comprised of the most inspirational and entertaining stories about dogs and their human companions, from independent films makers around the globe.
1984 Season: The Lives of Others (15)
Tyneside Cinema: Sep 25th 2019
In 1984 East Berlin, an agent of the secret police, conducting surveillance on a writer and his lover, finds himself becoming increasingly absorbed by their lives.
Film Bee: Visions of Collisions
Tyneside Cinema: Sep 26th 2019
Part of Projections - Tyneside Cinema’s artist programme. Visions of Collisions uses and misuses analogue film to deconstruct and rebuild the cinema experience in the spirit of ‘agonism’ - the idea of embracing and bringing about the conditions for the forceful clash of ideas, perspectives and viewpoints. Visions of Collisions will invigorate a cinema architecture designed for passivity and anonymity. Expect a metaphorical, and occasionally literal, collision of images, words and objects.
Dementia Friendly Cinema: Downton Abbey
Tyneside Cinema: Sep 26th 2019
After a long wait, Downton Abbey is finally coming to our screens as a full length feature film, written by creator Julian Fellowes and directed by Michael Engler. Part of the popular screening programme for people with dementia and their families and carers.