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Cinema Listings Glasgow

Glasgow loves cinema and offers a wide selection of entertainment to film goers and movie buffs alike. You can see all the latest big releases or catch an art house movie, participate in film quiz nights and enjoy special screenings.

Only You GFT

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19 – 25 July, 2019 Spending Hogmanay in Glasgow is the beginning of a beautiful romance for office worker Elena (Laia Costa) and PhD student Jake (Josh O’Connor). A chance encounter and an instant attraction soon starts to feel like something more meaningful. Is this the real deal? A relationship develops in which the modest age gap […]

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Friday, July 19, 2019 | Filed under: Cinema

Tell It To The Bees GFT

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19 – 25 July, 2019 The Scotland of 1952 is no place for the faint-hearted. When mill worker Lydia (Holliday Grainger) is abandoned by her philandering husband, she struggles to pay the rent and feed herself and son Charlie (Gregor Selkirk). Local doctor Jean (Anna Paquin) is one of the few to help and a friendship develops […]

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Our Time, GFT

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19 – 21 July, 2019 Carlos Reygadas’ Our Time charts the relationship of Juan and Esther, who live on a ranch in the rugged territory of Eastern-central Mexico. Esther runs the ranch with power and grace, while Juan, a world-renowned writer, gives himself to the task of raising the beasts. Reygadas’ most accessible work to date; Our Time is […]

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Varda by Agnes GFT

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19- 21 July, 2019 Whether in front of the camera or behind it, Agnès Varda was a visual storyteller who eschewed convention and prescribed approaches to drama. In Varda by Agnès — Varda’s final film — she offers a personal insight into her oeuvre, using excerpts from her work to illustrate her unique artistic visions and ideas. Why We Love […]

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CineRoma at Govanhill International Festival

Saturday 3 and Sunday 4 August, 2019 Queens Park Arena, Glasgow G42 9QL Southside Film Festival and Romano Lav present CineRoma, the UK’s first ever Roma film festival, featuring award-winning films from around the world along with UK premieres. The festival, over the weekend of 3-4 August at Queens Park Arena, focuses on Roma people’s […]

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Back to the future: 1979-1989 Film Screenings at Kelvin Hall

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Yoof TV – Archive film screening – a 1980s BBC ‘playlist’ you won’t want to miss! Saturday, 20 July, 2019  (1.45pm) 1.30pm: Doors open 1.45pm: Showreel of 80s footage from the Moving Image Archive 2pm: Yoof TV Kids from Greenock and Aberdeen tell it like it is about their lives in the 1980s in this […]

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African Film Touring Programme Summer 2019

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Africa 3.0 shows obsession as represented in African cinema. The season will screen in cities across the UK this Summer and forms part of the Film Feels: Obsession season, supported by the National Lottery and BFI Film Audience Network. Films in the programme adhere to three relatives of obsession – 1.0 Vanity, 2.0 Joy and […]

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Dance with a Stranger, GFT

24 July, 2019 – 5.55 p.m. Plus Discussion Champions of women in cinema, Reclaim The Frame present this classic British noir starring Miranda Richardson and written by Shelagh Delaney (A Taste of Honey). It tells the true story of Ruth Ellis, the last woman to be hanged in Britain following her conviction for the murder […]

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Eatfilm at Sloans presents Black Panther

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Tuesday, July 30, 2019 – 6:30 PM  10:00 PM Eatfilm presents Black Panther After the death of his father, T’Challa returns home to the African nation of Wakanda to take his rightful place as king. When a powerful enemy suddenly reappears, T’Challa’s mettle as king — and as Black Panther — gets tested when he’s drawn […]

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Africa in Motion Africa 3.0: Vanity CCA

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Saturday 27 July — Sunday 28 July 2019 On loop in CCA foyer / Free (unticketed) Africa in Motion Film Festival | Africa 3.0: Vanity These films are part of Africa 3.0 a touring package of films that shows obsession as represented in cinema from across the African continent and the diaspora, focused on joy, vanity and infatuation. Vanity: In the age […]

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Gaza GFT

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23 – 29 August, 2019 It’s hard to imagine anybody living a normal life in the Gaza Strip. Frequently labelled as the world’s largest open-air prison, it makes an appearance on news reports every time a confrontation erupts between Israel and Hamas. From TV sets thousands of miles away, this tiny piece of land has […]

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Gwen, GFT

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22 – 24 July, 2019 William McGregor’s atmospheric gothic period drama features a breakout performance from newcomer Eleanor Worthington-Cox alongside BAFTA-nominated Maxine Peake. In the stark beauty of 19th Century Snowdonia a young girl, Gwen, tries desperately to hold her home together. Struggling with her mother’s mysterious illness, her father’s absence and a ruthless mining company encroaching […]

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Matchbox Cineclub + Sad Girl Cinema Der Fan

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CCA Sunday 21 July 2019 7pm, £0/2/4/6/8 via Matchbox Cineclub, Theatre 18+ Book Online / 0141 352 4900 A rare screening of the cult ‘80s German horror exploring the extremes of pop obsession. Der Fan, released in 1982, is an adaptation of the director Eckhart Schmidt’s own novel of the same title. Schmidt’s film became a […]

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Gregory’s Girl, Back to the Future at Kelvin Hall

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Wednesday, 24 July, 2019 5.45pm Back to the future: 1979-1989 Film Screenings at Kelvin Hall – Gregory’s Girl (Cert 12A) 5.30pm: Doors open 5.45pm: Showreel of 80s footage from the Moving Image Archive 6pm: Gregory’s Girl Football, love, Cumbernauld… come and have your heart warmed by this classic Bill Forsyth romantic-comedy. (Ranked No 30 in British […]

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Africa in Motion Film Festival Foreign Body CCA

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Saturday 27 July 2019 7pm, £6 (£3) + £1 booking fee, Cinema / 12+ F-rated Book online / 0141 352 4900 After three highly-acclaimed feature films (Red Satin, Buried Secrets and Tunisian Spring), Foreign Body is Raja Amari’s fourth film. Seeking refuge from her radical Islamist brother, Samia arrives in France illegally. She discovers another world […]

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Rolling Thunder Revue: A Bob Dylan Story by Martin Scorsese GFT

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6 – 8 August, 2019 We are delighted to present a limited run of screenings of this unique film. It captures the troubled spirit of America in 1975, and the joyous music that Bob Dylan performed that autumn. Master filmmaker Martin Scorsese creates a one-of-a-kind movie experience: part documentary, part concert film, part fever dream. […]

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Thursday, July 18, 2019 | Filed under: Cinema

Of Fish and Foe GFT

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26 July – 1 August, 2019 A surprising and often funny look at contemporary eco-activism on the Scottish Seas, new documentary Of Fish and Foe follows brothers Kevin and John Pullar, who are struggling to sustain the family business of net fishing for wild Atlantic salmon off the coast of Scotland. Watching their every move, animal activist groups […]

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Special Events at Glasgow Film Theatre July 2019

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SPECIAL EVENTS  This July, acclaimed director Gurinder Chadha (Bend It Like Beckham, Viceroy’s House) will attend GFT for a Q&A following a preview screening of her latest feature Blinded By the Light, (16 July) a film inspired by British journalist Sarfraz Manzoor’s memoir Greetings From Bury Park, where a teenager learns to find his own […]

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Boogie at the Botanics, Open Air Cinema

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  15 – 18 August, 2019 Dirty Dancing,  Rocky Horror Picture Show, Saturday Night Fever & Singin’ in the Rain Open air cinema screenings return to the Botanic Gardens. Dirty Dancing (1987) Thursday 15 August, 2019 The Rocky Horror Picture Show Friday 16 August, 2019 Saturday Night Fever Saturday 17 August, 2019 Singin’ in the […]

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Wednesday, July 17, 2019 | Filed under: Cinema

Margaret Atwood – Live in Cinemas

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10 September, 2019 GFT On Tuesday, September 10th, the wait is over…. The Testaments, Margaret Atwood’s highly anticipated sequel to The Handmaid’s Tale, is revealed. The momentous literary event will be celebrated with an exclusive live cinema broadcast, as Fane Productions present an evening with the Canadian novelist, poet, literary critic and inventor. The publication of Atwood’s The […]

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The Mask 25 year anniversary The Seamore

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10 August, 2019 7 p.m. The Seamore Neighbourhood Cinema, community central halls, 304 Maryhill Rd, Glasgow G20 7YE, UK The Seamore becomes the Coco Bongo as we celebrate 25 years of THE MASK. Stanley Ipkiss, a bank clerk with self esteem issues, becomes emboiled with gangsters, nightclub singers and the law as he comes into […]

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Tuesday, July 16, 2019 | Filed under: Cinema

Scarred GFT

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14 July, 2019 – 3 p.m. A domestic tragedy turned courtroom drama of sorts, this is the Naples-set story of Assunta Spina (Magnani), whose face is scarred by her brutish husband when she shows signs of dissatisfaction. Scarred was the third film adaptation based on this original story, which was initially a novel by Salvatore Di Giacomo, […]

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Friday, July 12, 2019 | Filed under: Cinema

The Brink GFT

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12 – 14 July, 2019 When Steve Bannon left his position as White House chief strategist less than a week after the Charlottesville ‘Unite the Right’ rally in August 2017, he was already a notorious figure in Trump’s inner circle for bringing a far-right ideology into the highest echelons of American politics. Unconstrained by an […]

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Eureka GFT

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15 July, 2019 – 8.10 p.m. 16 July, 2019 – 2.30 p.m. Gene Hackman leads a powerhouse cast as a prospector who becomes the world’s wealthiest man after finding an incredible haul of gold in the Klondike. 20 years later, living in the Caribbean, his life is crumbling. Eureka was barely released at the time of its […]

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Pavarotti plus satellite Q & A GFT

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13 July, 2019 From the team behind the worldwide success The Beatles: Eight Days a Week comes two-time Academy Award winning director Ron Howard’s documentary celebrating the life of the beloved opera star Luciano Pavarotti, who sold more than 100 million records in his lifetime. The 1990 World Cup in Italy was the moment opera left the […]

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Blinded by the Light at Glasgow Film Theatre

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Tuesday 16 July, 2019 at 7.50 p.m. Bend It Like Beckham director Gurinder Chadha OBE and Guardian journalist, author and screenwriter Sarfraz Manzoor to attend preview screening of Blinded By the Light at Glasgow Film Theatre this July  On Tuesday 16 July (19.50) at Glasgow Film Theatre (GFT), acclaimed director Gurinder Chadha (Bend It Like […]

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Thursday, July 11, 2019 | Filed under: Cinema

In Conversation with Gurinder Chadha GFT

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16 July, 2019 Glasgow Film Industry Team are delighted to present an In Conversation with writer/director Gurinder Chadha. During this session Gurinder will discuss the upcoming release of her latest film Blinded by the Light, her career successes to date, and look at the qualities that make for a successful career in film. Gurinder began her career at BBC […]

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Armstrong GFT

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15 – 18 July, 2019 Dramatic, moving and insightful, Armstrong tells the definitive life story of Neil Armstrong. It is the story of a quiet, determined man who became an aviator, astronaut, husband, father and reluctant hero. Made with the full support of his surviving family, it includes previously unseen home-movie footage shot by Armstrong himself. Neil also provides the […]

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Midsommar GFT

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5 – 18 July, 2019 From the visionary mind of Ari Aster (Hereditary) comes a cinematic fairy tale, where a world of darkness unfolds in broad daylight. Dani and Christian (Florence Pugh and Jack Reynor) are a young couple with a relationship on the brink of falling apart, when Dani joins Christian and his friends on a trip […]

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UKJF: Inside the Mossad CCA Glasgow

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Wednesday 17 July 2019 7:30pm, £8 + £1 booking fee, Cinema 14+ accompanied by an adult Book Online / 0141 352 4900 Like the CIA and MI6, Mossad, Israel’s intelligence agency, has spawned many myths since its foundation in 1950. The tales behind its top secret operations have been the basis for books and films that, in turn, have […]

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Wednesday, July 10, 2019 | Filed under: Cinema

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