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Our Film Listings

Not only do we offer a main season of 16 films, shown on alternate Fridays from September to April, but also several extra films.

 

All films are shown at the Hive, 5 Belmont, Shrewsbury SY1 1TE. Tickets are £6 on the door.
Films start at 8pm with the bar open from 7:30pm.
Sunday films start at 4pm, with the bar open from 3.30pm.

Thirty advance tickets are available from the Hive, either online via their website or by dropping in (Tuesday to Friday). Some of our films are very popular so if you choose to turn up on the night, try to get there early to avoid disappointment.

Click here to find out more about becoming a member or just getting a ticket for individual films

 
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Friday 5 May 2017


 

Tales from the Golden Age

 
12 | Romania | 2009 | Romanian
Comedy, History
Director: Hanno Höfer, Razvan Marculescu, Cristian Mungiu, Constantin Popescu, Ioana Uricaru
 
Included in Main Season
 
Several urban legends of Communist Romania are dramatized.


Friday 19 May 2017


 

When Pigs Have Wings

 
12 | France, Germany, Belgium | 2011 | English, Arabic, Hebrew
Comedy
Director: Sylvain Estibal

When a Palestinian fisherman, finds a live 100-pound pig in his nets, he knows there's trouble in store... a highly entertaining political parable with satirical bite!


Friday 2 June 2017


 

Rara

 
12 | Chile, Argentina | 2016 | Spanish
Drama
Director: Pepa San Martín

Two sisters live happily with their mother and her female partner. As Sara approaches 13 she is suffering from typical teenage angst - her first crush, playground politics, a wish for independence, and a love-hate relationship with her younger sister. A joy to watch.

¡Viva! Spanish & Latin American Festival is presented by HOME, Manchester, with the support of the BFI Film Festival Fund, awarding funds from The National Lottery, AC/E, and the Office for Cultural and Scientific Affairs, Embassy of Spain in the UK -

Friday 16 June 2017


 

Safe Passage

 
15 | Argentina, Spain | 2015 | Spanish
Drama, Romance, Thriller
Director: Diego Corsini

A tense political thriller based on real events in 1970s Argentina. Mario’s dementia transports him back to his days as an idealistic revolutionary making the deadly transition from peaceful protest and political radicalism to clandestine armed struggle. He also remembers the personal sacrifices that inevitably followed…

¡Viva! Spanish & Latin American Festival is presented by HOME, Manchester, with the support of the BFI Film Festival Fund, awarding funds from The National Lottery, AC/E, and the Office for Cultural and Scientific Affairs, Embassy of Spain in the UK -

Friday 23 June 2017


 

Sweet Bean

 
PG | Japan, France, Germany | 2015 | Japanese
Drama
Director: Naomi Kawase

A pancake seller's business takes off when he hires an eccentric, elderly helper. A gentle, touching film about food and relationships across three generations.


Friday 30 June 2017


 

Fire at Sea

 
12A | Italy, France | 2016 | Italian, English
Documentary
Director: Gianfranco Rosi

A remarkable, poignant documentary about the Mediterranean island of Lampedusa and the humanitarian crisis occurring in the seas around it.


Friday 14 July 2017


 

Things to Come

 
12 | France, Germany | 2016 | French, English, German
Drama
Director: Mia Hansen-Løve

Nathalie teaches philosophy at a high school in Paris. She is passionate about her job and particularly enjoys passing on the pleasure of thinking. Married with two children, she divides her time between her family, former students and her very possessive mother. One day, Nathalie's husband announces he is leaving her for another woman. With freedom thrust upon her, Nathalie must reinvent her life