Enjoy a cinematic journey of discovery with Saffron Screen’s Cinema of Childhood season

14:15 17 August 2014

Saffron Screen

Saffron Screen

Archant

A cinematic journey of discovery is promised as the organisers call “Action!” on Saffron Screen’s Cinema of Childhood season.

Saffron ScreenSaffron Screen

Described as four of the best films about childhood, the cinema will present films from different corners of the world Iran, China, Sweden and America.

A special question and answer session is to be held with a researcher on the documentary film, A Story of Children and Film, Sight and Sound writer Neil McGlone. He will introduce the screening of Little Fugitive, listed as “a glorious slice of 50s America seen through the eyes of a child”.

Marketing manager Hana Mallett said: “Many of the films being shown have rarely, if ever, been shown in UK cinemas so this is a once-in-a-lifetime chance to enjoy them and see the world through the eyes of a child.”

Saffron Screen is a not-for-profit independent community cinema, with a full size screen, 200 cinema seats, surround sound and both 35mm and digital projection equipment.

● Tickets are priced at the matinee price rather than the evening ticket price and are available from saffronscreen.com, the Tourist Information Centre and Box Office. Showing times on alternate Thursdays at 7pm, are: The King of Masks (PG), August 21; Hugo and Josephine (PG), August 28; and Little Fugitive (U) on Sunday, August 31 at 4pm.

0 comments

Welcome , please leave your message below.

Optional - JPG files only
Optional - MP3 files only
Optional - 3GP, AVI, MOV, MPG or WMV files
Comments

Please log in to leave a comment and share your views with other Saffron Walden Reporter visitors.

We enable people to post comments with the aim of encouraging open debate.

Only people who register and sign up to our terms and conditions can post comments. These terms and conditions explain our house rules and legal guidelines.

Comments are not edited by Saffron Walden Reporter staff prior to publication but may be automatically filtered.

If you have a complaint about a comment please contact us by clicking on the Report This Comment button next to the comment.

Not a member yet?

Register to create your own unique Saffron Walden Reporter account for free.

Signing up is free, quick and easy and offers you the chance to add comments, personalise the site with local information picked just for you, and more.

Sign up now

More news stories

Mark Pivac, with guide dog Hero and Alan Ambrose holding some of the broken glass found on the street

A Saffron Walden guide dog owner has urged residents in the town to be watchful of street debris after broken glass was found strewn along the pavement in Station Road last week.

Yesterday, 17:13
Firefighters are to stage a strike

The Fire Brigades Union (FBU) has announced that firefighters in Essex will be taking industrial action over further proposed cuts to jobs in the county.

Yesterday, 13:54
Police are advising people not to give out any personal information

Police are warning Essex residents to be careful as fraudsters claiming to work as tech support are contacting victims.

Yesterday, 09:00
Uttlesford District Council headquarters on London Road, Saffron Walden.

Political parties in Uttlesford have clashed over a call for council meetings to be held in private.

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Saffron Walden Reporter e-edition today E-edition

Most read stories