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Hastings Pirate Day: Swallows and Amazons

Kids will be thrilled and parents will enjoy this nostalgic voyage down memory lane – Swallows and Amazons at the Electric Palace cinema with original cast member, Sophie Neville (Titty Walker) on Sunday 20 July – 4pm, writes Annie Waite

Posted 16:43 Wednesday, Jul 16, 2014 In: Film Tags: Annie Waite high st traders Pirate Day sophie neville swallows and amazons titty walker
Women Go Global

Four international film nights: Women Go Global

As part of their on going Women Go Global project, Hastings Women’s Voice are holding four nights of International films. HOT’s Grace Vogiatzis reports.

Posted 08:30 Thursday, Jun 5, 2014 In: Film Tags: Afghanistan; A difficult birth film festival film nights film screenings Gabriel Range Grace Vogiatzis Haifaa al-Mansour Hastings Hastings and St Leonards Hastings Arts Forum Hastings Women's Voice I am a slave international films Jenny Moffat June 12 June 19 June 26 June 30 local films St Leonards sue warren WADJDA Women Go Global women's rights
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Weave your own story

Saturday 29 March sees a not to be missed award-winning,

Posted 02:14 Saturday, Feb 15, 2014 In: Film Tags: Annie Waite Choose Your Own Documentary Electric Palace electric palace cinema Electricpalace Film Movie Nathan Penlington Sussex cinema The New York Times

A hundred parts, a hundred faces

is a moving image exhibition by filmmaker Rebecca E Marshall which can be seen before screenings from 13 February to 16 March, Annie Waite reports. 

Posted 01:53 In: Film Tags: A Hundred Faces A Hundred Parts Annie Waites Electric Palace Film Jerwood Michel de Montaigne Rebecca E Marshall self-portrait in film

Indie Film Week 2014

The Electric Palace Cinema is putting on special screenings of independent films from across the UK from 6-9 February 2014.  Come along this February for a showcase of four independent movies from a variety of directors and UK locations, writes Annie Waite.

Posted 18:38 Sunday, Feb 2, 2014 In: Film Tags: Alfie Field Annie Waite electric palace cinema Indie Film Week

New at the Electric Palace

In the run-up to Christmas, the Electric Palace cinema is embarking on some interesting new initiatives, which encourage more audience participation and showcase some important creative people who come from Hastings. HOT’s Chris Cormack looks into this and explains further.

Posted 14:31 Thursday, Dec 12, 2013 In: Film Tags: Chris Cormack Electric Palace fancy dress film and book club Laetitia Yhap Mark French roland jarvis Trevor Watts

Josie Long to entertain the Electric Palace

Let’s Go Adventure Screening Tour, Saturday 30 November, at 2pm at the Electric Palace Cinema, 39a High Street, Hastings, TN34 3ER

Posted 23:36 Friday, Nov 15, 2013 In: Film Tags: Douglas King Josie Long Lena Dunham let's go swimming Romance and Adventure

Festival de Trash Cannes, 25 – 27 October 2013

The writer Ray Bradbury observed: ‘Ours is a culture and a time as immensely rich in trash as it is in treasures’.

Posted 16:44 Monday, Oct 14, 2013 In: Film Tags: Angel Rose Ben Browton Brass Monkey Caer Daisy Asquith Danny Garcia Digital Media Print Film Garth Twa hastings brewery Hastings Trust Jamie Palmer Jerwood Gallery John Sansom Keith Rodway Lizzie Thynne Paddy Bird Peter Treger Richard Heslop Susan de Muth Sussex University T V Smith The Big Believe Toby Amies Trash Cannes Festival University of Sussex
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