£600 was raised for charity Help Refugees at Saffron Screen last week, at a special screening of artist and director Ai Weiwei’s beautiful and moving documentary, Human Flow, which explores the global refugee crisis across 23 countries.Read more →
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.READ MORE
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.READ MORE
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.READ MORE
Renowned British Stars Shine for Q&A at Saffron Screen
Actor Jane Horrocks and Director Dexter Fletcher paid a visit to Saffron Screen last week for an entertaining Q&A and screening of their film Sunshine on Leith.
Jane Horrocks, who rose to fame following celebrated performances in Life is Sweet and The Rise and Fall of Little Voice, introduced the film which has been dubbed the Scottish Mamma Mia!READ MORE
Film critic Mark Kermode praises Saffron Screen
Renowned film critic Mark Kermode has paid homage to Saffron Screen’s projection team and facilities in his new book Hatchet Job.
Hatchet Job: Love Movies, Hate Critics is Kermode’s latest book which addresses the role of the film critic in a digital world.READ MORE
New Hearing Loop Installed
The new Infralight hearing loop system has now been installed at Saffron Screen and the cinema is looking for volunteers to test it out.
The new system is on offer with ten neck loop receivers that will work anywhere in the auditorium and across a wide range of hearing aids.READ MORE