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Old Movies Saved My Life poster

Old Movies Saved My Life

Remember the days before we forgot the true meaning of Christmas – like watching Gone with The Wind after too much pudding? Comedian Mel Byron does, says Annie Waite.

Posted 08:55 Wednesday, Dec 11, 2019 In: Film Tags: Annie Waite Christmas cinema classic film Comedy Electric Palace electric palace cinema Gone with the Wind Hastings It's A Wonderful Life live comedy Old Town Shop Around the Corner
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Gather your team for a fun festive film quiz

Love movies? Enjoy a good quiz? Or perhaps you need a fun team-building event? Then head to the Electric Palace cinema in Hastings Old Town for the ‘Seananigans Xmas Film Quiz’ coming soon, says Annie Waite.

Posted 19:56 Sunday, Dec 1, 2019 In: Film Tags: Annie Waite cinema Electric Palace Facebook Hastings quiz Sean Hollebon Seananigans
Mid 90s film poster

Skateboarding films triple bill at Electric Palace

“Fall. Get back up,” says the encouraging skateboarding mantra on the movie poster for Jonah Hill’s touching debut film triumph, Mid90s, which you can see on Friday 25 October at Electric Palace cinema. The film is screening as part of a triple bill of skateboarding-themed films, including two local short films, one of which spans 35 years of the Hastings skate scene, says Annie Waite.

Posted 09:21 Wednesday, Oct 16, 2019 In: Film Tags: Annie Waite cinema Electric Palace Film Hastings Jonah Hill Julia Andrews-Clifford Los Angeles Lucas Hedges mark richardson Mid 90s skateboarding Source Park Sunny Suljic Young Electrics
Dead Good film poster image with quote"Everyone should see this" from Emma Thompson

Are you ready to talk about death?

We’re very lucky to have the UK’s first Coffin Club here in Hastings. You can meet its founders at a special Dying Matters week Q&A and screening of new film about empowerment in death, Dead Good, on Saturday 18 May, says Annie Waite

Posted 10:27 Friday, May 17, 2019 In: Film Tags: Alison moyet Annie Waite cinema Coffin Club Dead Good death dying Dying Matters Electric Palace Hastings Hastings Old Town Kate Dyer Kate Tym Rehana Rose robert smith St Michael’s Hospice underworld

Local film screenings raise funds for Seaview

In a effort to raise funds for local homeless charity Seaview, Hastings resident Stephen Brogan has organised monthly film screenings at The Pig’s Palace, White Rock. After a popular showing last month of the Quentin Crisp biopic, 

Posted 12:56 Thursday, Mar 28, 2019 In: Film Tags: cinema homelessness Querelle Rainer Fassbinder Seaview Stephen Brogan The Naked Civil Servant The Pigs Palace White Rock
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Young Electrics host ‘mystery’ screenings at Electric Palace

Meet the ‘Young Electrics’, a new group of 10 young people from around the Hastings area who convene at the Electric Palace cinema in Hastings Old Town to learn about film programming, explains Annie Waite.

Posted 05:45 Sunday, Dec 2, 2018 In: Film Tags: Annie Waite cinema East Sussex Electric Palace Hastings Old Town Julia Andrews-Clifford Marjane Satrapi Perseoplis school Young Electrics youth

Last chance to see T2

Writer Steve Griffiths urges us to get up and sit our backsides down at Kino-Teatr.

Posted 12:20 Friday, Feb 17, 2017 In: Film Tags: 2 Begbie cinema Ewan McGregor Ewen Bremner Film Irvine Welsh Kino-Teatr Mark Renton Robert Carlyle Spud st. leonards on sea Steve Griffiths T2 Trainspotting
Will Brooker dressed as Bowie in Labyrinth

Being Bowie film premiere in Hastings

“I spent a day filming on the beach in Hastings where Bowie shot ‘Ashes to Ashes’, and walked around the seafront wearing the full Pierrot make-up. I got some very funny looks but for the most part, people were very English and just didn’t say anything.” Hear more anecdotes from Professor Will Brooker when he launches The Electric Palace cinema’s annual Summer Music Season on 11 June with a very special WORLD EXCLUSIVE film premiere of his film, Being Bowie: Act 1 on Saturday 11 June, says Annie Waite.

Posted 06:39 Monday, Jun 6, 2016 In: Film Tags: Annie Waite Batman cinema Cinema Journal David Bowie David Quantick Electric Palace Emmy award Hastings labyrinth Let's Dance Summer Music Season Will Brooker
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