Films

Films

Films

Our huge, full-colour 3D cinema screen is the largest north of Manchester. With comfortable tiered seating, surround sound and excellent wheelchair access, it provides a unique experience. Our daily films might be documentaries exploring nature, wild places or rural life, children’s movies, or specially-made films which connect to where we are. Traditional sweets, locally made ice cream and drinks are all available to enjoy with your film.

We don’t run trailers, so films start at the time advertised.

Tickets prices are as follows unless specified;

Saturday Film Club – £2 for everyone.

Full Price tickets – Adult £6.50, Under 16’s £4, Conc £5, Family £19

 


America Wild National Parks Adventure 3D 600

America Wild: National Parks Adventure 3D

Narrated by Academy Award® winner Robert Redford, America Wild: National Parks Adventure takes audiences on the ultimate off-trail adventure into the nation’s awe-inspiring great outdoors and untamed wilderness. Immersive 3D cinematography takes viewers soaring over red rock canyons, hurtling up craggy mountain peaks and into other-worldly realms found within America’s most legendary outdoor playgrounds, including Yellowstone, Glacier National Park, Yosemite, and Arches. Celebrate the 100-year anniversary of the national parks with world-class mountaineer Conrad Anker, adventure photographer Max Lowe and…
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Available Dates
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Next Date
Sun 30 April 2017
Time
1.00pm
Venue
Cinema
The Epic Of Everest 1924

The Epic Of Everest 1924

Amongst the earliest filmed records of life in Tibet, The Epic Of Everest 1924 is one of the most remarkable films to be restored by the BFI National Archive. Shot by Captain John Noel while he documented the ultimately doomed 1924 British attempt to reach the summit of Mount Everest, and filmed in brutally harsh conditions with a hand-cranked camera, the Epic of Everest captures the vulnerability, isolation and courage of people persevering in one of the world’s harshest landscapes. Screened to…
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Available Dates
20
Next Date
Mon 01 May 2017
Time
11.00am
Venue
Cinema
iPorter

iPorter

In April of 2014 Rob Fraser from nearby Grasmere, spent three weeks in the Everest region working as a porter. He ate with the porters, slept in their lodges and lugged a full load of 35 kilograms up to Gorak Shep, which sits in the shadows of giant peaks and is the highest settlement along the route. iPorter documents his journey, shining a light on the hard work that the porters do to support the dreams of trekkers, and he also…
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Available Dates
54
Next Date
Mon 01 May 2017
Time
1.00pm
Venue
Cinema
Meru

Meru

  In the high-stakes pursuit of big-wall climbing, the Shark's Fin on Mount Meru may be the ultimate prize. Sitting 21,000 feet above the sacred Ganges River in Northern India, the mountain's perversely stacked obstacles make it both a nightmare and an irresistible calling for some of the world's toughest climbers. MERU is the story of Conrad Anker, Jimmy Chin and Renan Ozturk’s journey to tackle the mountain, an expedition through nature's harshest elements and one's complicated inner demons, and…
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Available Dates
43
Next Date
Mon 01 May 2017
Time
3.00pm
Venue
Cinema
The Wildest Dream

The Wildest Dream

George Mallory was obsessed with becoming the first person to conquer the untouched Mount Everest. He was last seen 800 feet below the summit in 1924, before the clouds rolled in and he disappeared into legend. His death stunned the world. 75 years later, climber Conrad Anker's life became intertwined with Mallory's after finding his frozen body with all his belongings intact. The only thing missing was a photograph of his wife, Ruth, which Mallory had promised to place on…
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Available Dates
20
Next Date
Mon 08 May 2017
Time
11.00am
Venue
Cinema
Salt of the Earth 600

The Salt of the Earth (2014)

This documentary film follows 71 year old Brazilian photographer, Sebastiao Salgado through his remarkable 40-year career as a photojournalist. Salgado took stunning images in South America, Africa and central Europe, paying tribute to peoples who are dispossessed. Salgado's compassion fuels his vision that humanity is the 'salt of the earth'. 'The Salt of the Earth' is screening as part of the Cumbria Photography and Video Show at Rheged on 13 and 14 May.   
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Date
Sun 14 May 2017
Time
3.00pm
Venue
Cinema
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FILM PREMIERE WITH TERRY ABRAHAM AND ALAN HINKES OBE

ALAN HINKES OBE - The first Briton to climb the world’s highest mountains Critically acclaimed and award-winning filmmaker Terry Abraham and producer of the BBC hit 'Life of a Mountain: Scafell Pike' and 'Life of a Mountain: Blencathra' premiere's his latest project - the biopic of Alan Hinkes OBE. Hinkes is the first and only British mountaineer to summit all 14 of the world’s highest mountains, each over 8,000 metres. Terry and Alan will both join the audience for this special event to introduce the film…
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Date
Sat 14 October 2017
Time
7.30pm
Venue
Cinema