Fri 17 Aug
7:30pm
Rating: PG

The Bookshop

Florence Green, a free-spirited widow, puts grief behind her and risks everything to open up a bookshop -- the first such shop in the sleepy seaside town of Hardborough, England. But this mini social revolution soon brings her fierce enemies: she invites the hostility of the town's less prosperous shopkeepers and also crosses Mrs. Gamart, Harborough's vengeful, embittered alpha female who is a wannabe doyenne of the local arts scene.


Please Note - the screening on Mon Sep 3rd will have English sub-titles for the hearing impaired

113 mins

Sat 18 Aug
7:30pm
Rating: 12A

Ocean's 8

Five years, eight months, 12 days and counting -- that's how long Debbie Ocean has been devising the biggest heist of her life. She knows what it's going to take -- a team of the best people in the field, starting with her partner-in-crime Lou Miller. Together, they recruit a crew of specialists, including jeweler Amita, street con Constance, suburban mom Tammy, hacker Nine Ball, and fashion designer Rose. Their target -- a necklace that's worth more than $150 million.

110 mins

Sun 19 Aug
7:30pm
Rating: 15

Sicario 2: Soldado

FBI agent Matt Graver calls on mysterious operative Alejandro Gillick when Mexican drug cartels start to smuggle terrorists across the U.S. border. The war escalates even further when Alejandro kidnaps a top kingpin's daughter to deliberately increase the tensions. When the young girl is seen as collateral damage, the two men will determine her fate as they question everything that they are fighting for.

118 mins

Fri 24 Aug
7:30pm
Rating: 12A

Mary Shelley

Mary Wollstonecraft's family disapproves when she and poet Percy Shelley announce their love for each other. The family is horrified when it finds that the couple has eloped, accompanied by Mary's half-sister, Claire. While staying in the home of Lord Byron at Lake Geneva, the guests are challenged to write a ghost story, which leads Mary to conceive her novel "Frankenstein."

121 mins

Sun 26 Aug
4:00pm
Rating: U

Incredibles 2

FAMILY FILM

In 'Incredibles 2', Helen is called on to lead a campaign to bring Supers back, while Bob navigates the day-to-day heroics of 'normal' life at home with Violet, Dash and baby Jack-Jack—whose superpowers are about to be discovered. Their mission is derailed, however, when a new villain emerges with a brilliant and dangerous plot that threatens everything. But the Parrs don't shy away from a challenge, especially with Frozone by their side. That's what makes this family so Incredible.

120 mins

Sun 26 Aug
7:30pm
Rating: 12A

Mary Shelley

Mary Wollstonecraft's family disapproves when she and poet Percy Shelley announce their love for each other. The family is horrified when it finds that the couple has eloped, accompanied by Mary's half-sister, Claire. While staying in the home of Lord Byron at Lake Geneva, the guests are challenged to write a ghost story, which leads Mary to conceive her novel "Frankenstein."

121 mins

Fri 31 Aug
7:30pm
Rating: TBC

Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again

Get ready to sing and dance, laugh and love all over again. Ten years after Mamma Mia!  you are invited to return to the magical Greek island of Kalokairi. With the film's original cast returning and new additions including Lily James. The film goes back and forth in time to show how relationships forged in the past resonate in the present. An all-new original musical based on the songs of ABBA.

110 mins

Sat 1 Sep
7:30pm
Rating: TBC

Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again

Get ready to sing and dance, laugh and love all over again. Ten years after Mamma Mia!  you are invited to return to the magical Greek island of Kalokairi. With the film's original cast returning and new additions including Lily James. The film goes back and forth in time to show how relationships forged in the past resonate in the present. An all-new original musical based on the songs of ABBA.

110 mins

Sun 2 Sep
7:30pm
Rating: TBC

Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again

Get ready to sing and dance, laugh and love all over again. Ten years after Mamma Mia!  you are invited to return to the magical Greek island of Kalokairi. With the film's original cast returning and new additions including Lily James. The film goes back and forth in time to show how relationships forged in the past resonate in the present. An all-new original musical based on the songs of ABBA.

110 mins

Mon 3 Sep
7:30pm
Rating: PG

The Bookshop

Florence Green, a free-spirited widow, puts grief behind her and risks everything to open up a bookshop -- the first such shop in the sleepy seaside town of Hardborough, England. But this mini social revolution soon brings her fierce enemies: she invites the hostility of the town's less prosperous shopkeepers and also crosses Mrs. Gamart, Harborough's vengeful, embittered alpha female who is a wannabe doyenne of the local arts scene.


Please Note - the screening on Mon Sep 3rd will have English sub-titles for the hearing impaired

113 mins

Wed 5 Sep
7:30pm
Rating: TBC

Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again

Get ready to sing and dance, laugh and love all over again. Ten years after Mamma Mia!  you are invited to return to the magical Greek island of Kalokairi. With the film's original cast returning and new additions including Lily James. The film goes back and forth in time to show how relationships forged in the past resonate in the present. An all-new original musical based on the songs of ABBA.

110 mins

Fri 7 Sep
8:00pm
Rating: 15

Outdoor Screening: Blade Runner

Join us on the opening night of the Wirksworth Festival for an outdoor screening of the best ever sci-fi film, ever, period. Blade Runner - The Final Cut. With a new GIANT inflatable screen, arrive early to grab your spot, buy a beer at The Feather Star Bar, or a bottle of local ale from Hilltop Brewery. We've wood-fired pizzas from Bella Mia, amazing street food from Kerb Bears, our very own DJ Suki and live music and even fire eating! Gates open at 6pm. Bring you own chair and (warm) fancy dress!


Deckard (Harrison Ford) is forced by the police Boss (M. Emmet Walsh) to continue his old job as Replicant Hunter. His assignment: eliminate four escaped Replicants from the colonies who have returned to Earth. Before starting the job, Deckard goes to the Tyrell Corporation and he meets Rachel (Sean Young), a Replicant girl he falls in love with.

112 mins

Mon 10 Sep
7:30pm
Rating: 15

Calais Children

A new film revealing the desperate plight of hundreds of unaccompanied child refugees in Europe and exposing the role played by the UK government in prolonging this, against the will of Parliament. With post-film Q&A.

60 mins

Wed 12 Sep
7:30pm
Rating: 15

Pin Cushion

The troubling tale of meek, eccentric single mother Lyn and her teenage daughter Iona who move to a drab Midlands town hoping for a fresh new start. As Iona tries desperately to fit in with the bitchy cool clique at school, their relationship takes the strain.

82 mins

Thu 13 Sep
7:30pm
Rating: PG

Denis O'Connor: A Life In Steel

On Ireland's Western Shores and Other Projects
DEFINING A LINE AND OTHER STORIES


Local artist and sculptor Denis O'Connor will present an illustrated talk on the influences which define his practice as a scuptor and public artist with reference to making process, place, narrative and audience.

100 mins

Fri 14 Sep
7:30pm
Rating: TBC

The Darkest Minds

When teens mysteriously develop powerful new abilities, they are seen as a threat by the government and sent to detainment camps. Sixteen-year-old Ruby soon escapes from her captors and joins other runaways who are seeking a safe haven. Banded together and on the run, they soon combine their collective powers to fight the adults who tried to take away their future.

90 mins

Sat 15 Sep
7:30pm
Rating: TBC

Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again

Get ready to sing and dance, laugh and love all over again. Ten years after Mamma Mia!  you are invited to return to the magical Greek island of Kalokairi. With the film's original cast returning and new additions including Lily James. The film goes back and forth in time to show how relationships forged in the past resonate in the present. An all-new original musical based on the songs of ABBA.

110 mins

Sun 16 Sep
7:30pm
Rating: 15

Nine Ladies Films

Local film maker Stuart Wheedlon screens two of his recent pschological horror films. Both were shot locally and starred both amatuer and professional actors, Stuart will introduce each film and take Q&As afterwards.

100 mins

Mon 17 Sep
6:00pm
Rating: U

Incredibles 2

FAMILY FILM

In 'Incredibles 2', Helen is called on to lead a campaign to bring Supers back, while Bob navigates the day-to-day heroics of 'normal' life at home with Violet, Dash and baby Jack-Jack—whose superpowers are about to be discovered. Their mission is derailed, however, when a new villain emerges with a brilliant and dangerous plot that threatens everything. But the Parrs don't shy away from a challenge, especially with Frozone by their side. That's what makes this family so Incredible.

120 mins

Tue 18 Sep
6:00pm
Rating: U

The Adventures Of Prince Achmed

FAMILY FILM
Hailed as the first feature-length animated film in the history of cinema, this captivating film by pioneering animator Lotte Reiniger tells the story of Prince Achmed's magical adventures. With a live musical score and puppet making workshop.

81 mins

Wed 19 Sep
6:30pm
Rating: PG

Wobble & Wheeze: Little Shop Of Horrors

The acclaimed acoustic Derbyshire duo are back! Wobble & Wheeze invite you to an evening performance followed by a screening of THE cult classic. A nerdy florist finds his chance for success and romance with the help of a giant man-eating plant who demands to be fed...

180 mins

Fri 21 Sep
7:30pm
Rating: TBC

The Spy Who Dumped Me

The Spy Who Dumped Me tells the story of Audrey (Kunis) and Morgan (McKinnon), two best friends who unwittingly become entangled in an international conspiracy when one of the women discovers the boyfriend who dumped her was actually a spy.

90 mins

Sat 22 Sep
7:30pm
Rating: TBC

The Spy Who Dumped Me

The Spy Who Dumped Me tells the story of Audrey (Kunis) and Morgan (McKinnon), two best friends who unwittingly become entangled in an international conspiracy when one of the women discovers the boyfriend who dumped her was actually a spy.

90 mins

Sun 23 Sep
7:30pm
Rating: PG

West Side Story

A musical in which a modern day Romeo and Juliet are involved in New York street gangs. On the harsh streets of the upper west side, two gangs battle for control of the turf. The situation becomes complicated when a gang members falls in love with a rival's sister.

145 mins

Wed 26 Sep
7:30pm
Rating: TBC

The More You Ignore Me

A heart-warming universal comedy that focuses on the life of an unusual family in rural England; addressing mental health issues and their impact on the family – in a frank, sometimes stark, but equally funny and affirming way.  Written  and starring comedian Jo Brand.

90 mins

Thu 27 Sep
7:30pm
Rating: 12

Death In Venice

This haunting adaptation of Thomas Mann's classic stars Dirk Bogarde as the fated composer, paralysed by ennui and repressed emotion, who discovers a last vestige of beauty and emotion during a visit to Venice in the form of a young boy.

126 mins

Fri 28 Sep
7:30pm
Rating: 12A

The Children Act

As her marriage to Jack (Stanley Tucci) flounders, eminent High Court judge Fiona Maye (Emma Thompson) has a life-changing decision to make at work - should she force a teenage boy, Adam (Fionn Whitehead), to have the blood transfusion that will save his life? Her unorthodox visit to his hospital bedside has a profound impact on them both, stirring strong new emotions in the boy and long-buried feelings in her.

105 mins

Sat 29 Sep
7:30pm
Rating: 12A

The Children Act

As her marriage to Jack (Stanley Tucci) flounders, eminent High Court judge Fiona Maye (Emma Thompson) has a life-changing decision to make at work - should she force a teenage boy, Adam (Fionn Whitehead), to have the blood transfusion that will save his life? Her unorthodox visit to his hospital bedside has a profound impact on them both, stirring strong new emotions in the boy and long-buried feelings in her.

105 mins

Sun 30 Sep
7:30pm
Rating: 12A

The Children Act

As her marriage to Jack (Stanley Tucci) flounders, eminent High Court judge Fiona Maye (Emma Thompson) has a life-changing decision to make at work - should she force a teenage boy, Adam (Fionn Whitehead), to have the blood transfusion that will save his life? Her unorthodox visit to his hospital bedside has a profound impact on them both, stirring strong new emotions in the boy and long-buried feelings in her.

105 mins