We’re home to three cinemas, including Bradford’s IMAX—the largest screen in the region. From 3D blockbusters to the finest arthouse cinema, there’s something for every film-lover at the National Science and Media Museum.
This week’s film highlights
IMAX: Paddington 2 (PG)
Everyone’s favourite bear is back in a brand new adventure for all the family! It’s ‘utterly charming and deliciously funny’ (The Telegraph).
Jake Gyllenhaal plays a survivor of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing in this moving drama, based on a true story.
A Matter of Life and Death (U)
See Powell and Pressburger’s exquisite 1946 fantasy, starring David Niven and Kim Hunter, on the big screen.
IMAX 3D: Blade Runner 2049 (15)
A new blade runner (Ryan Gosling) uncovers a terrible secret in the blockbuster sequel to Ridley Scott’s 1982 sci-fi classic.
The Death of Stalin (15)
Writer/director Armando Iannucci tackles the internal political landscape of 1950s Soviet Russia in this dark comedy.
The Party (15)
Kristin Scott Thomas and Timothy Spall lead a star-studded cast in a razor-sharp tragicomedy from Sally Potter.
In our cinemas this December
IMAX 3D: Star Wars: The Last Jedi (12A)
An epic adventure that challenges heroes old and new, delving deep into the mythology of the Force. Experience it in IMAX 3D from 14 December.
The Polar Express (U)
Get ready for Christmas with a festive classic on the big screen!
IMAX: Dunkirk (12A)
Christopher Nolan’s acclaimed war epic returns to our IMAX screen on 8, 10 and 11 December.
We are the destination for film in Yorkshire, home to three fantastic cinemas and a world-class sound and vision collection—all in the heart of Bradford, UNESCO City of Film.
Indulge in the ultimate immersive cinema experience in our landmark IMAX theatre—the biggest screen in the region. Relax in Pictureville Cinema, which boasts a deeply curved screen and is one of only three public venues in the world that can still show Cinerama. Or enjoy the intimate ambience of the 106-seat Cubby Broccoli Cinema.
In partnership with Picturehouse Cinemas, we play host to the Widescreen Weekend film festival, show the best of independent cinema from around the world, and broadcast extraordinary live performances from some of the world’s best theatres.