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CineReal

CINÉ-REAL is the only film club in the UK to exclusively play films in 16mm format. The film night is run by Director Liam Saint-Pierre and Projectionist, Ümit Mesut, of Ümit & son.

Why 16mm? There's something about the feel of analog that you just don’t get with digital. It’s like the difference between sitting in front of an open fire compared to a radiator. They chose 16mm over 35mm as it was easier to get the prints. There are also lots on super 8mm, but they’re often abridged and come on 8 reels!

Sun, 15 Dec

Cine-Real: E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial

This tearjerking tale of a young boy’s friendship with a stranded space alien may technically be a sci-fi movie, but it also represents a very personal account of director Steven Spielberg’s down-to-earth feelings of childhood isolation and anxiety following his parents’ divorce. A wonderful script by Melissa Mathison and a surging score by John Williams help this to pack a mighty emotional punch. - Mark Kermode

Cine-real is the only film club in the UK to exclusively play films in 16MM format.

Sun, 22 Dec

Cine-Real: The Snowman

On Christmas Eve, a young boy builds a snowman that comes to life and takes him to the North Pole to meet Father Christmas...

Cine-real is the only film club in the UK to exclusively play films in 16MM format.

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