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Coco (PG)

February 16th - February 23rd
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Journey’s End (12A)

February 16th - February 22nd
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Son of a Preacher Man

February 20th - February 24th
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Monkeys In Motion – Moana Workshop

February 22nd 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
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NT Live: Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

February 22nd 7:00 pm

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I Am Not Your Negro (12A)

13th May 2017 - 14th May 2017

In 1979, James Baldwin wrote a letter to his literary agent describing his next project, Remember This House. The book was to be a revolutionary, personal account of the lives and successive assassinations of three of his close friends: Medgar Evers, Malcolm X and Martin Luther King, Jr. At the time of Baldwin’s death in 1987, he left behind only thirty completed pages of his manuscript. Now, in his incendiary new documentary, master filmmaker Raoul Peck envisions the book James Baldwin never finished. The result is a radical, up-to-the-minute examination of race in America, using Baldwin’s original words and flood of rich archival material.

‘I Am Not Your Negro’ is a journey into black history that connects the past of the Civil Rights movement to the present of BlackLivesMatter. It is a film that questions black representation in Hollywood and beyond. And, ultimately, by confronting the deeper connections between the lives and assassination of these three leaders, Baldwin and Peck have produced a work that challenges the very definition of what America stands for.

Cert: 12A

Running times: 92 mins

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Start:
13th May 2017
End:
14th May 2017
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Cinema
United Kingdom

Other

Price:
£8.50/£9.50 (Premium)
Concessions and Members Discounts Apply
Show Times:
Eves 7.45pm

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