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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.

Standing on Their Shoulders, UK Premier, Africa in Motion Film Festival

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Thursday 1 November 2018 /  6pm Free and ticketed Glasgow Women’s Library  Book Now Celebrated South African filmmaker Xoliswa Sithole takes us on a historical journey through time in this award-winning documentary that connects female resistance movements in South Africa. The starting point of the documentary is 9 August 1956, which marks the day that 20,000 women marched […]

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Monday, September 24, 2018 | Filed under: Cinema

Africa in Motion Film Festival 2018

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Africa cinema rebels against dominant narratives this Autumn Africa in Motion (AiM) Film Festival runs from the 26 October – 4 November 2018 Africa in Motion is Scotland’s major annual celebration of African cinema, and is delighted to return for the 13th year to bring audiences in Edinburgh and Glasgow a wide variety of creative […]

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The Little Stranger, GFT

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21 September – 4 October, 2018 Director Lenny Abrahamson returns after his Oscar-winning Room, with this tense supernatural mystery, adapted from Sarah Waters’ novel. When Dr Faraday (Domhnall Gleeson) visits a crumbling estate from his childhood, Hundreds Hall, the Ayres family steps once more into his life. Hundreds Hall holds childhood memories for Faraday, where his mother worked as a maid, […]

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Saturday, September 22, 2018 | Filed under: Cinema

The Greatest Showman Sing-a-long, Glasgow Film Theatre

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24 September, 2018 Ladies and gents, this is the moment you’ve all been waiting for… Inspired by the true story of P.T. Barnum’s ‘Greatest Show on Earth’, the Barnum & Bailey Circus, Michael Gracey’s directorial debut is a spectacular blend of song and dance from the lyricists behind La La Land. Starring Hugh Jackman as Barnum, […]

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‘Young Solitude’ Review by Lola Rose

‘Young Solitude’ ‘Young Solitude’ (‘Premieres Solitudes’) devised by the French filmmaker Claire Simon and a group of young film students is a stylised, passionate, fly-on-the-wall documentary. In other words it’s very much a French picture –  introspective, beguiling, truthful and emotional all in one. The film is centred upon troubled adolescents trying to cope with […]

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Make Me Up at GFT

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Followed by Q and A with Director, Rachel Maclean 14 October, 2018 In Make Me Up, multimedia artist Rachel Maclean has created a world that is both seductive and dangerous; a place where surveillance, violence and submission are a normalised part of daily life. She tackles these contradictions head-on and never balks at pushing boundaries. […]

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Blueprint Independent Shorts GFT

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27 September, 2018 Blueprint is Glasgow Short Film Festival’s quarterly programme celebrating the DIY heroes of Scottish filmmaking who let nothing stand in their way. Highlights include a bloody serious comedy and a kinetic, kaleidoscopic drama that deconstructs the most basic of human actions, the slap. This edition also features the Glasgow results of the UK-wide […]

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Womens Work 100, Fairfield Govan

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Viewing of Three Films Fairfield Heritage, 1048 Govan Road, Glasgow G51 4AX 1 November, 2018 2 p.m. – 3 p.m. A viewing of three films in the fabulous Fairfield Boardroom. The films commemorate the contribution made by women in World War One and each one is a composition from Imperial War Museum archive material. 1. […]

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Soft Cell One Final Time, Live from London, GFT

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Sunday 30 September, 2018 The final and sold-out concert from synth-pop pioneers Soft Cell will be broadcast live from London to cinemas across Europe on Sunday 30 September. This landmark event celebrates the band’s 40th anniversary and will be their last ever show. One of the most influential groups to emerge from the UK electronic […]

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A Northern Soul, GFT

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2 October, 2018 – 6.15 p.m. Following 2015’s award-winning A Syrian Love Story, director Sean McAllister returned to his hometown, Hull, as creative director of the opening of Hull UK City of Culture 2017. Reflecting on changes to a city hit by cuts in public spending and divided by Brexit, Sean was drawn to the fringes […]

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The Wife, GFT

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28 September – 11 October, 2018 Joan (Glenn Close) has spent forty years sacrificing her own talent and ambitions to support her husband Joe (Jonathan Pryce), and his stellar literary career. On the eve of Joe’s Nobel Prize for Literature, Joan has reached a turning point, she will confront the biggest sacrifice of her life […]

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Taggart Pilot Screening, The Seamore Neighbourhood Cinema

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Wed 26 September, 2018 Taggart ’83 Celebrate 35 years of Glasgow’s toughest ‘tec with a screening of Taggart’s pilot episode, Killer, starring Mark McManus. Followed by a cast and crew Q&A, including creator Glenn Chandler and producer, Robert Love. The Seamore Neighbourhood Cinema, 304 Maryhill Rd, Glasgow G20 7YE, UK Information and tickets

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The Greatest Showman Eat/Film at Sloans

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Thursday, 27 September, 2018 6.30 p.m. Sloans Restaurant, 108 Argyle Street, Glasgow G2 8BG P. T. Barnum and his troupe perform a show at the circus (“The Greatest Show”). In a flashback to Barnum’s childhood where he and his father Philo, a tailor, work for the Hallett family, he becomes infatuated with their daughter, Charity. […]

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I Remember It Well Symposium, Paisley

Paisley Arts Centre, 15 New St, Paisley PA1 1EZ Thursday 1 November, 2018 The  ‘I Remember It Well!’ symposium will bring together academics, practitioners from community learning and community groups to discuss the role of archive film in remembering, building life-narratives and to promote wellbeing. Further details

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Friday, September 21, 2018 | Filed under: Books, Talks, Poetry Events, Cinema, Community event

Singin’ in the Rain, The Seamore

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Saturday 29 September, 2018, 1 p.m. The Seamore Neighbourhood Cinema SINGIN’ IN THE RAIN: Silver Screenings The Seamore is delighted to present Fred Astaire’s masterpiece, Singin’ in the Rain. With soup and a sandwich included in the price, what better way to spend the afternoon! Tickets The Seamore Neighbourhood Cinema, 304 Maryhill Rd, Glasgow G20 […]

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The Eyes of Orson Welles, The Seamore Neighbourhood Cinema

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 Pizza and Picture Night 28 September, 2018 7 p.m. Alongside the screening of Mark Cousins’ documentary The Eyes of Orson Welles, The Seamore will show rare footage of Welles’ unfinished 1942 Latin American film ‘It’s All True’. A real treat for the cinephile. The Seamore Neighbourhood Cinema, 304 Maryhill Rd, Glasgow G20 7YE, UK BYOB […]

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Black 47 GFT

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28 September – 4 October, 2018 The Irish potato famine provides an atmospheric backdrop to this driving revenge thriller. In 1847 Ireland’s population has been decimated by the combined impact of the famine and the brutal English occupation. Feeney, a hardened Irish Ranger who has been fighting for the British Army abroad, abandons his post to […]

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Anchor and Hope, GFT

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28 September – 1 October, 2018 Eva and Kat’s carefree lifestyle is turned upside down when Eva presents Kat with an ultimatum: she wants a child. Kat resists, but when her best friend, Roger, drops in from Barcelona to party, the three of them toy with the idea of creating a baby together. The film […]

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European Art Cinema Day, Dogman GFT

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14 October, 2018 Marcello, an expert dog groomer, runs petty errands for local thieves in a grotty seaside village near Rome. But his fragile existence is torn to shreds when he falls under the influence of Simone, a bullying and violent criminal. An understated, tragicomic atmosphere is complemented by Marcello Fonte’s terrific central performance, which […]

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Sympathy for Mr Vengeance GFT

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3 and 4 October, 2018 When deaf-mute factory worker Ryu loses his job, he has to find a way to raise the funds he needs to pay for his fatally ill sister’s kidney transplant. Along with his girlfriend, they hatch a plan to kidnap Ryu’s former boss’ daughter and hold her for enough ransom to […]

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Lucky, GFT

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14 – 20 September, 2018 The late, great Harry Dean Stanton could not have asked for a greater swan song than Lucky. Actor John Carroll Lynch’s beguiling, award-winning directorial debut offers him a tailor-made last hurrah as a 90-year-old atheist seeking the meaning of his life as he reaches the shadows of death. Lucky is a wartime veteran living […]

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Thursday, September 20, 2018 | Filed under: Cinema

American Animals, GFT

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7 – 20 September, 2018 After enrolling at Transylvania University, Spencer (Barry Keoghan) and Warren (Evan Peters) begin to dream of remarkable lives beyond their middle-class suburban existence. Suddenly, it hits them – they have all the ingredients to pull off one of the most audacious art thefts in recent history. Convinced they can get away with it, they recruit two other friends […]

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First Reformed GFT

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17 – 20 September, 2018 Reverend Ernst Toller (Ethan Hawke) is a solitary, middle-aged parish pastor at a small Dutch Reform church in upstate New York. The church caters to a dwindling congregation, eclipsed by its nearby parent church, Abundant Life, with its state-of-the-art facilities and 5,000-strong flock. When a pregnant parishioner (Amanda Seyfried) asks […]

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Vagabond GFT

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19 – 20 September, 2018 The body of a woman is found in a ditch in the French countryside – but what led to her death? Using a largely non-professional cast, with an unforgettable performance from César award-winning Sandrine Bonnaire as the free-spirited Mona, Varda’s splintered portrait of the enigmatic woman is told through flashbacks […]

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Wednesday, September 19, 2018 | Filed under: Cinema

Glasgow Youth Film Festival – 10th Anniversary

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Opening Gala – Anna and the Apocalypse Festival runs from 14 – 16 September, 2018 Glasgow Youth Film Festival celebrates 10th Anniversary with exciting new creative and Scottish production Anna and the Apocalypse  at Opening Gala One of the most innovative youth film festivals in Europe, Glasgow Youth Film Festival (GYFF) returns from 14 – […]

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Thursday, September 13, 2018 | Filed under: Cinema, Kids and young people

Time for Ilhan, Glasgow Screening, CCA

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14 September, 2018 CCA, 350 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow G2 3JD Ilhan Omar, a hijab-wearing mother of three, was a complete outsider to the political scene. In 2016, she became the first Somali Muslim woman to be elected for state office in America. Frustrated by the increasing disconnect between her Minnesota community and the public officials […]

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Never Goin’ Back, GFT

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15 September, 2018 Director Augustine Frizzell makes a sizzling debut with this raunchy teen comedy featuring breakout stars Maia Mitchell and Camila Morrone. Jessie and Angela, high school dropout BFFs, are taking a week off to chill at the beach. Too bad their house got robbed, rent’s due, they’re about to get fired, and they’re […]

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Glasgow Youth Film Festival, School of Rock, Blythswood Hall.

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16 September, 2018 Pledge allegiance to the band of Mr. Schneebly at our pop-up screening of Richard Linklater’s classic School of Rock. Dewey Finn (Jack Black) poses as his roommate and secures a gig as a substitute teacher. When he finds out the class are musically talented, Dewey hatches a plan to win $25,000. All tickets £5.50.  How does […]

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The Mask of Zorro, Blythswood Hall, Glasgow

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Part of Glasgow Youth Film Festival 16 September, 2018 Don Diego de la Vega (Anthony Hopkins) has a hidden identity as the masked crusader Zorro. After de la Vega’s untimely death, Alejandro takes up the mantle from his mentor, fighting for justice, and for the love of Elena (Catherine Zeta-Jones). Zorro masks and swords at […]

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The Green Lie, CCA Glasgow

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15 September, 2018 CCA, 350 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow G2 3JD Environmentally-friendly electric cars, sustainably-produced food products, fair production processes… Can our purchasing power help save the world? In this tongue-in-cheek two-hander, Austrian director Werner Boote and German author Kathrin Hartmann meticulously unpick some of the most prevalent ‘greenwashing’ myths at play today. They take viewers […]

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