Parents and Babies Screenings
Escape into cinema magiclaaand!
Make contact with other adults!
Every Monday morning approaching 11:00, a convoy of prams and buggies piloted by wide-eyed mums, dads and carers, can be tracked making its way determinedly up the Chamberlayne Road. Gratefully grabbing a rare opportunity for interaction with the outside world, an opportunity to hear the voices and thoughts of OTHER ADULTS, to have a coffee and share suffering, or even just to gawk at some eye candy up on the big screen for a couple of hours (Clooney and Downey Jr seem to cause a dramatic spike in audience size), without having to worry about the little one squealing/feeding/pooing in public.
The volume is lower, the lights slightly higher, there’s plenty of space for buggy-parking and baby changing. Our film is usually that week’s main feature. For precise details, check the programme. All tickets cost £5 (babies free). Our Bruce Munro light installation is said to have a powerfully calming effect on our little guests, leading some to propose that our “scream screen” shows are the quietest in the country…