Towner Film

At Eternity’s Gate

Sun 19 May | 4.30pm

Earning him an Oscar nomination, Willem Dafoe is mesmerising as Vincent van Gogh in At Eternity’s Gate. Covering his time in Arles and Auvers-sur-Oise, we find a complex, troubled soul who is seeking a new visual language, while also struggling to make sense of himself and his connection to those around him, including Paul Gaugain (Oscar Isaac) and a confiding priest (Mads Mikkelsen).

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At Eternity’s Gate – including baby screening

Thu 23 May | 2.00pm, 4.30pm & 7.00pm

Earning him an Oscar nomination, Willem Dafoe is mesmerising as Vincent van Gogh in At Eternity’s Gate. Covering his time in Arles and Auvers-sur-Oise, we find a complex, troubled soul who is seeking a new visual language, while also struggling to make sense of himself and his connection to those around him, including Paul Gaugain (Oscar Isaac) and a confiding priest (Mads Mikkelsen).

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Mini Movies: Timmy Time

Fri 24 May | 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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The Lady Eve + intro

Sat 25 May | 2.00pm

The Lady Eve is a match made in cinematic heaven — a classic screwball comedy from Preston Sturges, complete with dazzling stars. Con-artist Jean Harrington (Barbara Stanwyck) manipulates her way through life, getting what she wants with skill, charm and charisma. On a cruise she meets Charles (Henry Fonda), a gullible millionaire and snake scientist, who falls for her in a heartbeat. But then he learns of her past...

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The Sisters Brothers

Sat 25 May | 4.30pm

The Sisters Brothers is a reimagining of the cinematic Western as a dangerous, witty, and emotionally cathartic exploration of what it means to be a man. It is 1851, and Charlie and Eli Sisters (Joaquin Phoenix and John C. Reilly) are both brothers and assassins, boys grown to men in a savage and hostile world. They find themselves on a journey through the Northwest — a journey that will test the deadly family ties that bind. But, can it also be the path to rediscovering what remains of their humanity?

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The Sisters Brothers

Sun 26 May | 2.00pm & 4.30pm

The Sisters Brothers is a reimagining of the cinematic Western as a dangerous, witty, and emotionally cathartic exploration of what it means to be a man. It is 1851, and Charlie and Eli Sisters (Joaquin Phoenix and John C. Reilly) are both brothers and assassins, boys grown to men in a savage and hostile world. They find themselves on a journey through the Northwest — a journey that will test the deadly family ties that bind. But, can it also be the path to rediscovering what remains of their humanity?

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The Iron Giant

Mon 27 May | 2.00pm

In this animated adaptation of Ted Hughes' Cold War fable, a giant alien robot (Vin Diesel) crash-lands near the small town of Rockwell, Maine, in 1957. A local 9-year-old boy, Hogarth, discovers the robot, and soon forms an unlikely friendship with him. When a paranoid government agent becomes determined to destroy the robot, Hogarth and beatnik Dean McCoppin must do what they can to save the misunderstood machine.

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The Lady Eve

Thu 30 May | 4.30pm

The Lady Eve is a match made in cinematic heaven — a classic screwball comedy from Preston Sturges, complete with dazzling stars. Con-artist Jean Harrington (Barbara Stanwyck) manipulates her way through life, getting what she wants with skill, charm and charisma. On a cruise she meets Charles (Henry Fonda), a gullible millionaire and snake scientist, who falls for her in a heartbeat. But then he learns of her past...

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The Sisters Brothers – including baby screening

Thu 30 May | 2.00pm & 7.00pm

The Sisters Brothers is a reimagining of the cinematic Western as a dangerous, witty, and emotionally cathartic exploration of what it means to be a man. It is 1851, and Charlie and Eli Sisters (Joaquin Phoenix and John C. Reilly) are both brothers and assassins, boys grown to men in a savage and hostile world. They find themselves on a journey through the Northwest — a journey that will test the deadly family ties that bind. But, can it also be the path to rediscovering what remains of their humanity?

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Mini Movies: Timmy Time

Fri 31 May | 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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