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All films screen on a Tuesday evening.
Membership:
 • £5 per annum
Entrance fee:
  • £5 for members
  • £6 for guests
  • £4 concessionary
    (members only)

You can become a member at the door when you attend your first film. The membership application form is on our flyers, which will be available soon.

Get directions to the Palace Cinema here.

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Thanet Film Society is in summer recess.

 
 

The Spring Season of the Thanet Film Society has now concluded and we are in our summer recess.

Soon we will be meeting to discuss the future of the Society and to discuss possible future screenings. We will update this page as soon as we have any further information regarding where we go next.

A warm thank you to everyone who came to screenings and supported the Society during the past year. We hope to see you all again soon.


 


Why our films (usually) have to start promptly at 8.30pm

Although our films are scheduled to start at 8.30pm, 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 8.30pm or not at all. Thus to avoid potentially missing the start of the film, it's worth arriving in good time for the screening.

Please note that some longer films will be scheduled to start at 8pm.