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All films screen on a Tuesday evening at 8pm
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 • £5 per annum
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  • £6 for guests
  • £4 concessionary
    (members only)

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Showing next: Tuesday 13 December at 8pm
Truman
director: Cesc Gay
starring: Ricardo Darín, Javier Cámara, Dolores Fonzi

Truman

Cesc Gay writes and directs this canine comedy-drama starring Ricardo Darín and Javier Cámara. Terminally ill Julián (Darín) in Spain receives an unexpected visit from his friend Tomás (Cámara) from Canada. A wary Julián believes Tomás has arrived to dissuade him from ending his treatment as he has planned. Tomás, however, accompanies Julián around Madrid as he settles his affairs including the fate of his loyal dog Truman who he seems to be more concerned about than himself.



Why our films have to start promptly at 8pm
Although our films are scheduled to start at 8pm, on busier nights we've always been able to hold up the start until everyone is in and seated. With the arrival of digital projection, however, this has all changed. Most of the films we screen now arrive as high definition digital files that are coded to play at a specific time, over which the projectionist has no control. This means that the film has to start playing at 8pm or not at all. Thus to avoid potentially missing the start of the film, it's worth arriving in good time for the screening.