Cinema at South Hill Park
Housed in a beautifully preserved room on the ground floor of South Hill Park Arts Centre we have a dedicated digital cinema specialising in independent cinema. We also show blockbuster hits and live streamed theatre for the pleasure of our audience.
With it’s homely style and just 60 seats, our cinema is the perfect place to enjoy the very best in film.
Live Streamed Theatre and Events
Enjoy some of the most talked-about productions from London’s National Theatre, the Royal Ballet, the Royal Opera House, the Bolshoi and other world renowned performance companies live via satellite at South Hill Park.
Filmed in high definition and broadcast live for one night only, these screenings put you in the best seats in the house – without you having to travel miles and at a fraction of the cost. From Shakespeare to new drama, you’ll experience all the excitement and atmosphere of an evening at some of the world’s greatest theatres.
Broadcasts feature a complete live production, from curtain up to curtain down, plus special behind-the-scenes footage and interviews with cast and crew.
We also show recorded and encore performances for those who are unable to make it to the live screening.
Please book early for live screenings as they are rather popular!
What films are currently showing?
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Bringing in Baby (BiB)
Our weekly screenings especially for parents and carers with babies under 12 months.
Our Bringing in Baby Screenings are most Friday mornings at 10.30am. Tickets for parents and carers are just £7.50 and include a free seat for your child.
Bring along your little one and enjoy a friendly and relaxed cinema atmosphere where it’s okay for your baby to make noise and move around. Watch some of the best new film releases, screened with the lights up a touch and the sound down a little, just for the comfort of your youngsters.
Please note only an adult with a baby (up to 12 months) will be admitted.
Buggy parking, baby changing and bottle warming facilities are also available.
Silver Screening (si)
This is a weekly screening dedicated to our retired customers (Fridays at 2.30pm). Tickets are £7.50 each.
Hard of Hearing (HoH)
These are occasional screenings (usually Friday mornings at 11.30am) with English subtitles for the hard of hearing.
Dementia Friendly Screenings
In partnership with South Hill Park, Bracknell Film Society is delighted to present Dementia Friendly Screenings – specially designed cinema screenings for people living with dementia and their carers.
With lights left on low and sound levels reduced, these relaxed screenings of specially selected films will be in the afternoon on the second Monday of each month.
Doors open at 1.30pm for a 2pm start with a short interval taking place during the screening. Complimentary refreshments will be provided after each film screening.
Tickets are £5.50 and all staff and volunteers coordinating the screenings are Dementia Friends.
ASSISTED HEARING FACILITIES
The Cinema has a Sennheiser infra-red system installed. There are headsets available for use with or without a hearing aid.
Please inform the Box Office of your requirements when booking.
Please be aware that there is a £5 deposit on the night.
The cinema is accessible to those with mobility problems. If you use a wheelchair, please advise our Box Office when booking. A helper accompanying a wheelchair user gets a complimentary ticket.
Cinema Snack Pack
£7 for a hot drink or soft drink, bag of sweets and an ice cream when you present your cinema ticket at the Atrium Bar & Restaurant.
Meal Deals for Bringing in Baby and Silver Screening Customers
Our Bringing in Baby and Silver Screening customers can enjoy a free tea, coffee or hot chocolate when they buy a piece of cake either before or after the screening in our popular Atrium Bar and Restaurant.
Or why not bring a friend and join us for a sumptuous fish and chips lunch for £20 for two meals (usually £12 per portion). Fridays only, between 12noon & 3pm and 5 & 8pm.
Simply show your cinema ticket at the bar when ordering either of these fantastic deals.
Cinema Seating plan
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