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Make a super-hero movie at Saffron Screen

Tutor and film maker Ryd Cook will be leading two film making workshops for children and teenagers at Saffron Screen in August. READ MORE

Cinema awarded new hearing loop funding

Saffron Screen has been awarded a grant to upgrade its existing hearing loop to the new radio based Infralight system. READ MORE

A Must See For Bowie Fans

Following the enormously successful V&A exhibition David Bowie Is, Saffron Screen will be showing a LIVE cinematic tour of the exhibition at its state of the art auditorium next week. READ MORE

Saffron Screen Nominated For Exhibitor Of The Year

Saffron Screen is proud to have been shortlisted in the Exhibitor of the Year (50 screens or under) category at the Screen Marketing & Distribution Awards 2013.  

Saffron Screen’s Business Manager, Rebecca del Tufo said

“It is wonderful to have been shortlisted for such a prestigious award.

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Local Music Academy to Rock Saffron Screen

Saffron Walden’s music film season continues this month with a performance from local music school, The Livewire Rock Academy, ahead of the screening of legendary concert documentary Led Zeppelin: Celebration Day.

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Halloween’s a Scream At Saffron Screen

Saffron Screen have two fantastic Halloween themed special events coming up this week.

In the afternoon there will be a special half term Halloween screening of the spooky kooky family classic The Addams Family including a children’s fancy dress competition with a prize for the best costume.

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Keane Live in Concert At Saffron Screen

Indie, Brit award winning band, Keane, will perform their greatest hits at the Goya Theatre in Berlin and the concert will be broadcast live to Saffron Screen next week.

As the first concert ever to be screened live from the cinema, it is already attracting music fans and tipped to be a fantastic evening of entertainment.

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Live Theatre from the RSC at Saffron Screen

Shakespeare’s Richard II, starring David Tennant in the title role, will be shown live from the Royal Shakespeare Company at Saffron Screen this month.

Richard II, the fastest selling show in the RSC’s history, is the first ever play to be broadcast live from the stage of the Royal Shakespeare Theatre in Stratford-upon-Avon.  

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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.

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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.

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