Local, independent cinema Saffron Screen has just launched a new and exciting Young Film Programmers Group, in a bid to encourage young people to get involved in film.Read more →
Special Wilko Johnson Screening In Aid Of The Teenage Cancer Trust
Inventive and uplifting documentary film The Ecstasy of Wilko Johnson will be screened at Saffron Screen on Tuesday 25th August in aid of The Teenage Cancer Trust and will be preceded by a set from Wilco Wilko, a band formed especially for the occasion.READ MORE
Greenwood Financial Planning LLP Sponsor Opera at Saffron Screen
We are delighted to announce that chartered financial planning practice, Greenwood Financial Planning LLP, will be sponsoring operas Cavalleria Rusticana and Pagliacci from the Royal Opera House on Thursday 10 December.READ MORE
Director of The Goob to Visit Saffron Screen
Writer-Director Guy Myhill will visit Saffron Screen on Monday 27th July for a Q&A with the audience following a screening of his film, The Goob.
The Goob, Myhill’s first feature film, recently won Best Achievement in Production at the British Independent Film Awards and is an atmospheric coming-of-age story about the tense relationship between school-leaver Goob and his mum’s new boyfriend.READ MORE
Saffron Screen Double Bill Pops Up in Newport
Saffron Screen’s Pop-up cinema takes the show on the road again this month with its first double bill, this time in the thriving village of Newport.
On Saturday 18 July, the community cinema will screen popular Aardman animation Shaun the Sheep (U) at 4pm and follow it with BAFTA-winning Formula 1 racing drama, Rush (15) at 8pm.READ MORE
New Special Events To Go On Sale At Saffron Screen, Including Benedict Cumberbatch As Hamlet
An exciting range of Special Events will go on sale at Saffron Screen this week, giving audiences the opportunity to enjoy spectacular and exclusive events from the comfort of their local cinema.READ MORE
Saffron Screen’s Polish Film Festival – an insider’s guide…
Saffron Screen’s Polish Film Festival emerged from a discussion in spring 2014 (on the Bartlow Three Counties walk) between our Programming Manager, Rebecca del Tufo, and Gosia Rozmyslowicz who has programmed this festival.READ MORE
Dior and Saffron Screen – Lee Hollins reports
One of our members of staff, Lee Hollins, came to watch Dior and I at Saffron Screen last night. Here’s his report:
Whilst it might have been just another Monday night in Saffron Walden, had there been paparazzi or fashion photographers about they would have captured the glamorous stream of cinema goers leaving the recent showing of ‘Dior & I’.
New programme features Oscar-winners
We have plenty of award nominees and winners to watch this programme, beginning with our recommended film for March, Whiplash. There are terrific films throughout March and April, including Ex Machina, A Most Violent Year, Kingsman, Trash, the eagerly anticipated Selma, The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel and Still Alice starring Best Actress Oscar-winner Julianne Moore.READ MORE