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THE CINEMA TRAVELLERS

A DocHouse First. Screening daily from Fri 26 January.
Dir: Amit Madheshiya & Shirley Abraham
India / 2016 / 96mins

"A Masterpiece" Huffington Post

"There isn't a better film that encapsulates the pure bliss of going to the movies" Point of View Magazine

Once every year, traveling cinemas bring the wonder of the movies to faraway villages in India. Seven decades on, as their lorries and cinema projectors crumble and film reels become scarce, their audiences are lured by slick digital technology.

Filmed over five years, The Cinema Travellers accompanies a shrewd exhibitor, a benevolent showman and a maverick projector mechanic who bear a beautiful burden –to keep the last travelling cinemas of the world running.

Screening daily from Fri 26 January, check back for more times.

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Book Tickets

Date: Fri 26 Jan 2018 - Sun 28 Jan 2018
Price: Peak £9 (£7 concessions) / Off Peak £5
Friday 26th January
18:30
Saturday 27th January
16:00
Sunday 28th January
19:30

PLEASE NOTE: THERE WILL BE NO ADVERTS PLAYED BEFORE FILMS IN THE BERTHA DOCHOUSE SCREEN. ALL FEATURES WILL START PROMPTLY FOLLOWING A SELECTION OF TRAILERS.