Pay What You Can Afford events at the Chesterton Indoor Bowls Club
Cambridge Film Festival and the Chesterton Indoor Bowls Club presents
A Day of Fantastic Films
On Thursday August 1st we are excited to be bringing a whole day of film screenings to a brand new venue in Chesterton.
With films for families and music lovers alike, an 80's music quiz, and a cash bar and restaurant there really is something for everybody!
As a charity with the aim of bringing great films to as many people as possible, and in partnership with Chesterton Indoor Bowls club we a piloting a new PAY WHAT YOU CAN AFFORD ticket scheme for all these films.
We hope that by removing the barrier of cost more people will be able to see these great films.
All tickets will be available on a sliding scale from FREE to £9 and you can chose what you pay based on your circumstances - you won’t be asked for any proof / ID. We just ask that you are honest.
MARY POPPINS RETURNS (U)
Years after her first visit, Mary Poppins returns with her whimsical brand of magic to help the Banks siblings through a difficult time.
"A RADIANT, TIMELESS TALE AUDIENCES WILL LONG TO FLY WITH AGAIN AND AGAIN." - Cinemablend.
"FROM THE INTRODUCTORY SHOT, GLIDING THROUGH THE CLOUDS ON THAT PARROT-HANDLED BROLLY, BLUNT TAKES STAGGERINGLY SELF-ASSURED CHARGE." - London Evening Standard.
BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY (12A)
The story of the legendary rock band Queen in the build up to their infamous Live Aid performance.
"MALEK DOES AN IMPRESSIVE JOB OF RE-CREATING MERCURY'S MOVES ONSTAGE" - New Yorker.
"OFFERS PLENTY OF TOE-TAPPING AND HEADBANGING MOMENTS, AS THE STORY OF FREDDIE MERCURY AND QUEEN IS BROUGHT TO LIFE." - Stuff.co.nz
STOP MAKING SENSE (PG) plus Music Quiz
Fantastic music documentary about a classic, 1980's Talking Heads concert.
"STOP MAKING SENSE IS STILL THE CONCERT FILM ALL OTHERS TRY TO BE" - Wired.com.
"THE OVERWHELMING IMPRESSION THROUGHOUT STOP MAKING SENSE IS OF ENORMOUS ENERGY, OF LIFE BEING LIVED AT A JOYOUS HIGH." - Roger Ebert.
"ONE OF THE BEST CONCERT MOVIES EVER." - Las Vegas Review-Journal
Please note: STOP MAKING SENSE will be preceded by a 1980's music quiz starting at 19.30.
Tickets are available in advance through the links above and also on the door (CASH ONLY).
There is also a bar and a restaurant both of which will be open during the event and are also cash only.