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Victoria & Abdul + Author Q&A

Author and journalist Shrabani Basu will visit Saffron Screen for a Q&A, hosted by fellow author Clare Mulley, after a screening of Victoria & Abdul on Wednesday 25th October.

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Cinema of the Year Finalist

Saffron Screen has been shortlisted for ‘Cinema of the Year (25 screens and under)’ at the prestigious Screen Awards 2017!

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Wellcome Genome Campus Public Engagement Screening + Panel Discussion

On Wednesday 8th November we will be screening classic science fiction film Gattaca presented by Wellcome Genome Campus Public Engagement as part of the Festival of Social Science. The screening will be followed by a panel discussion, chaired by broadcaster Vivienne Parry of Genomics England, the panel will include experts from Addenbrooke’s Hospital and the Wellcome Genome Campus and there will be plenty of time for audience Q&A.

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This Weekend: Live Pianist Accompanies Classic Silent Movie

Brilliant local pianist Gail Ford will add a live piano accompaniment to Buster Keaton’s classic silent adventure-comedy The General at Saffron Screen THIS Sunday 5th November at 3pm.

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Local Film Shown With Great Success At Saffron Screen

A whopping £2,180.69 was raised for the Addenbrooke’s Haematology department when a local film was shown at Saffron Screen last week.

Photographer and Littlebury Recorder Lizzie Sanders showed her feature length film comprising historical and contemporary photographs of Littlebury, its villages and inhabitants.

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Saffron Screen Joins Force With Saffron Walden Museum For Cinema For Tinies This Weekend

Saffron Screen’s Cinema for Tinies will this week join force with Saffron Walden Museum for a special screening of Ice Age, the first in the popular animation series which follows a woolly mammoth, a sloth and a sabre-toothed tiger as the try to unite a human baby to its tribe.

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Give the Gift of Cinema This Christmas

If you’re looking for the perfect Christmas present, why not consider purchasing Saffron Screen Gift Vouchers or Friends Membership for your nearest and dearest. For £35 per year for an individual (£65 per couple), membership includes 2 free film tickets, a free hot drink at every screening, priority booking for event cinema, discounts at local shops and businesses and a monthly newsletter with all of the latest film news.

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Juliet Stevenson Film + Q&A

The producer of Let Me Go, a thoughtful film about four generations of women dealing with long-buried family secrets dating back to Austria in the Second World War, will visit Saffron Screen for a Q&A next month.

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Valentine’s Day Dementia-Friendly Film Screening

Following on from two successful screenings in 2017, Saffron Screen will continue its dementia-friendly screening programme in February with the colourful musical Seven Brides for Seven Brothers.

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Awards Season at Saffron Screen!

Awards season canters along apace, with all the nominations announced. We are looking forward to the BAFTAs on Sunday 18th February and the Oscars on Sunday 4th March. You can catch many of the nominated films in the next couple of months at Saffron Screen.

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