Towner Film

Maborosi

Thu 18 Jul | 7.00pm

Following the success of last year’s smash-hit Shoplifters, the BFI have restored and re-released Hirokazu Kore-eda’s debut feature, Maborosi. Yumiko is troubled by the notion that she brings death to people close to her. Following the loss of her grandmother and husband, she remarries and begins to find happiness anew. But on a return to her old home for her brother’s wedding, a flood of troubling memories begins to haunt her.

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Greta

Thu 18 Jul | 4.30pm

Things spiral out of control when a naïve young woman finds a handbag on the subway and returns it to its owner - an eccentric French piano teacher with a love for classical music and an aching loneliness.

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Mini Movies: Timmy Time

Fri 19 Jul | 10.30am

Join us with your little ones on Friday mornings for two episodes of Aardman’s Timmy Time, about a little lamb with a lot to learn as he heads off to nursery school. Designed to introduce toddlers to the cinema experience, the lights will be less dimmed than usual and the sound a little quieter.

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Woman at War – baby screening

Fri 19 Jul | 11.30am

To her friends, Halla (Halldóra Geirharõsdóttir) leads a quiet and routine life. Yet her happy and upbeat exterior hides a secret double life as a committed environmental activist.

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Priscilla, Queen Of The Desert

Fri 19 Jul | 7.30pm

We’re kicking off Eastbourne Pride weekend with a bang with Priscilla, Queen of the Desert. An unexpectedly huge hit on its release in 1994, it helped introduce LGBT themes to a mainstream audience and has remained a beloved classic of the queer canon ever since.

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Woman at War

Sat 20 Jul | 2.00pm & 4.30pm

To her friends, Halla (Halldóra Geirharõsdóttir) leads a quiet and routine life. Yet her happy and upbeat exterior hides a secret double life as a committed environmental activist.

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James Dean Double-Bill

Sun 21 Jul | 1.30pm & 4.15pm

Over 60 years after his premature death in 1955, James Dean’s legacy endures: Hollywood pin-up, icon of teenage disillusionment, subject of fan obsession. Theories still abound as to his sexuality – gay, straight, bisexual? On the weekend of Eastbourne Pride, join us for an afternoon of exploration.

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Woman at War

Thu 25 Jul | 4.30pm & 7.00pm

To her friends, Halla (Halldóra Geirharõsdóttir) leads a quiet and routine life. Yet her happy and upbeat exterior hides a secret double life as a committed environmental activist.

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Apollo 11

Sat 27 Jul | 4.30pm

Crafted from a newly discovered trove of 70mm footage, and more than 11,000 hours of uncatalogued audio recordings, Apollo 11 takes us straight to the heart of NASA’s most celebrated mission.

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Birds of Passage

Sat 27 Jul | 2.00pm

A tale of gangsters and spirits - a thrilling depiction of the origins of the drug trade following an indigenous Wayuu family’s downfall when greed, passion and honour collide.

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