Anthony Hopkins and Jonathan Pryce offer an acting masterclass in this film about the meetings in Rome of Pope Benedict and the future Pope Francis.

See Netflix Titles at Saffron Screen

Saffron Screen is one of just a few cinemas in East Anglia showing selected new Netflix films on the big screen.

We are working with Netflix and Altitude Film Distribution to show four Netflix films which it thinks merit being seen on the big screen, whether or not its customers have Netflix at home.


Christmas at Saffron Screen

The December programme sparkles with Christmas magic and we can’t wait for you to see what’s in store.  We’ll be showing three Christmas classics this year; Miracle on 34th Street which is a dementia-friendly screening but open to all so families can enjoy it together, A Muppet Christmas Carol with special visits from Father Christmas and that all time favourite, It’s a Wonderful Life.


Former Moscow correspondent to host discussion after Meeting Gorbachev – This Sun 24 Nov

The latest documentary from Werner Herzog (Grizzly ManFitzcarraldo) traces the career of Mikhail Gorbachev, former General Secretary of the USSR. Combining insightful interviews, archive footage and playful moments, it celebrates Gorbachev’s remarkable achievements which included the reunification of Germany, negotiating the reduction of nuclear weapons with the US and the dissolution of the Soviet Union.


New November/December programme

Please click on the image below to download the new November/December programme:


Saffron Screen to manage Royston Picture Palace

Saffron Screen will be taking over the management of Royston Picture Palace, after six years of successful management by the Royston First BID (Business Improvement District) company.

Uttlesford’s popular community cinema will work with the excellent and highly proficient team of volunteers at Royston, who will continue to deliver a varied programme of films supported by the management team at Saffron Screen for marketing, programming and technical services.


Changes to our booking pages

We are upgrading our Friends of Saffron Screen membership scheme. You will now see an option to login when you book tickets. You do not currently need to login to buy tickets, please ignore this option.


Saffron Screen Celebrates LGBTQ+ Cinema at Rainbow Film Festival

Saffron Screen’s Rainbow Film Festival celebrated LGBTQ+ cinema from around the world this month with a host of special events and screenings.


🌈Saffron Screen to Host Film Premiere

UK author, speaker and adventurer Sarah Outen MBE unveils her new film Home at Saffron Screen on Sunday 8th September as part of the venue’s Rainbow Film Festival.


New September/October programme

Please click on the cover below to view and download our new September/October programme: