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T2: Transpotting

SCREENING 01/03/2017 9:00 pm

Twenty years after Trainspotting, Mark Renton (Ewan McGregor) returns to the only place he can ever call home. They are waiting for him: Spud…

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Loving

SCREENING 01/03/2017 6:30 pm

Loving celebrates the real-life courage and commitment of an interracial couple, Richard and Mildred Loving (portrayed by Joel Edgerton and Ruth Negga), who married…

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Nightspot Cinema: Dig!

SCREENING 03/03/2017 7:00 pm

The amazing story of two of the most influential bands of the 90’s… After the alternative music boom of the early 1990s, two bands…

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Climates of Fiction: Cinemas from the Capitalocene

IOL & The Otolith Group present a series of of Films and Talks with Kodwo Eshun and Anjalika Sagar to launch  our new season on 6 March 2017:…

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The Bluestocking Club present: Literary Friction, Live!

The Bluestocking Club : Literary Friction

Date: Wednesday 5 April

Tickets: £10 advance, £12 on the door

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Nightspot Cinema presents: Dig!

Date: Friday 3 March

Time: 6.30pm

Tickets: £10

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Being Human

Coming up this season at the Institute of Light, after exploring where we are in the world- Europa, to Americana and ultimately Dysfunction, we try…

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Climates of Fiction: Cinemas from the Capitalocene

Date: 6-10 March

Tickets: £12

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