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Saffron Screen Projectionist Cruises Onto New Challenge

This week, local not-for-profit cinema, Saffron Screen says farewell to its Deputy Technical Manager, Jason Bond, as he boards a ship to the Caribbean to be a Digital Content Specialist.

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Hollywood Movie Filmed & Screened Locally

Saffron Screen will next week screen World War II drama The Monuments Men starring George Clooney and Matt Damon and audiences are advised to look out for scenes shot locally at Duxford Imperial War Museum.


Saffron Screen Reaches a Quarter of a Million Film Fans

Last week Saffron Screen, Saffron Walden’s community cinema, welcomed it’s 250,000th customer at a screening of the Oscar nominated film, The Wolf of Wall Street.

The cinema chose to mark the occasion by awarding one lucky customer with a prize.

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Bring Your Teenager for £1

As part of Saffron Screen’s objective to encourage more young people to see a wider range of films, the local not-for-profit cinema is offering a new incentive to encourage teenagers to see films that may not be within their usual cinema viewing.

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Landmark Q&A at Saffron Screen

Saffron Screen and Trinity Films proudly present the award-winning documentary Plot for Peace.  A special preview screening ahead on the film’s release on the 14th March will take place on Sunday 9th March at 8pm and will be followed by a Q&A with the film’s subject Jean-Yves Ollivier (alias ‘Monsieur Jacques’) and director, Carlos Agullo.


A Wild Success for Saffron Screen

Saffron Screen was delighted to cooperate with The National Trust with a screening of Project Wild Thing this weekend followed by a panel discussion about getting children – and indeed everyone – outside and into ‘the ultimate wonder product, Nature’.


Half Term at Saffron Screen

There’s plenty to keep children entertained at Saffron Screen this half term, including extra screenings during the week of popular films, craft and animation workshops and speaker events.

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Saffron Walden Goes Wild!

On Sunday 16 February, not-for-profit cinema, Saffron Screen, will team up with the National Trust to look at how we can encourage local children to get outdoors and explore nature.

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3D cinema returns to Saffron Screen for New Year

During the first weekend in January (3-6th), 3D will return to Saffron Screen with three outstanding new films.

Disney’s fantastic new animation Frozen will open the weekend. This great big snowy adventure is an enchanting throwback to the classic Disney musicals of old, with memorable songs and gorgeous icy animation.


Christmas Holidays at Saffron Screen

This Christmas, Saffron Screen have hung up their stocking and packed it full of films and festive fun for all the family.

With special visits from Father Christmas, Christmas comedy favourite Elf will kick off the holiday programme along with another family Christmas classic, It’s a Wonderful Life, back by popular demand.