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Games Lounge

Challenge your friends and family with games like Pac-Man, Space Invaders, Street Fighter II and Mario Kart, learn about the history of gaming, and try out the latest XBOX Kinect technology where you become the controller!

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The First World War on Camera

On 4 August 1914 the largest global conflict the world had witnessed up to that time began. As the world commemorates the centenary of WWI, we reflect on the role that photography played in representing ‘The War to End All Wars’.

Film of the Week

Blood Ties (15)

New York, 1974. 50-year-old Chris has just been released on good behaviour after several years in prison following a gangland murder. Chris' inevitable descent back into a life of crime proves to be the last in a long line of betrayals

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Experience TV

Explore the exciting world of television and learn how it's made in Experience TV. Get behind the camera - or in front of it, and have a go at being a newsreader or a camera operator in our studio.

 

What's on

  • 20/08/2014

      Film Showing Times

    Blood Ties (15)

    New York, 1974. 50-year-old Chris (Clive Owen) has just been released on good behaviour after several years in prison following a gangland murder. Chris' inevitable descent back into a life of crime proves to be the last in a long line of betrayals... 127 mins

    17:15

    20:00

           

    IMAX: Born to Be Wild 3D (U)

    Adventure into the rainforests of Borneo and across the rugged Kenyan savannah. This film documents orphaned animals and the extraordinary people who rescue them - saving endangered species one life at a time. 45 mins

    11:30

    14:30

           

    Boyhood (15)

    Not just a coming-of-age movie, but the definitive coming-of-age movie. An utterly unique experience, wonderful to behold. 166 mins

    17:20

             

    Grand Central (15)

    A Ken Loach-style social drama, but one that is laced with lust as two French nuclear power station workers who embark on a clandestine affair in a dangerous workplace. 94 mins

    16:55

             

    Mysteries of The Unseen World 3D (U)

    A journey into unseen worlds and hidden dimensions beyond our normal vision to uncover the mysteries of things too fast, too slow or too small, revealing phenomena secreted away in different dimensions of time and scale. 40 mins

    12:00

    14:00

           

    Northwest (15)

    18-year-old Caspar wants to reach the top, no matter what. He carries out small-time break-ins for Jamal, before moving on to work for big player Björn. All goes well, until Jamal's gang decide they want revenge. 91 mins

    20:40

             

    The Deer Hunter (18)

    Based in a working class community in steel town America, a group of friends are growing up, getting married and settling down when three of them are drafted to serve in Vietnam. One of the most affecting films of the 1970s. 182 mins

    19:05

             

    IMAX: To the Arctic 3D (U)

    Take an extraordinary journey into the lives of a mother polar bear and her seven-month old cubs as they navigate the changing Arctic wilderness they call home. 40 mins

    13:00

    16:00

           
  • 20/08/2014

      Film Showing Times

    There's always something on offer for schools and colleges, and if you pre-book, we can arrange a day of activities tailored to your needs. Take a look at our education programme, or find out about group bookings. Keep up to date with our learning programme when you sign up to receive newsletters.

  • 20/08/2014

      Events Showing Times

    The Not So Sleepy Hedgehog

    This interactive storytelling takes children on an exciting journey of discovery about light and shadows.
    30 mins | Suitable for ages 3 - 7

    11:00

    14:00

           

    Nature, Camera, Action! Back Pack Explorer Trail

    Use the interactive back pack trail to explore our Nature, Camera Action! Exhibition.
    Suitable for ages 7+

    10:00

             

    Big Shot Camera Workshop

    Do you like finding out how things work? Use special tools build a digital camera and take a picture.
    Suitable for ages 7+

    10:00

             

    Light, Cameras, Action!

    Find out how we use light to see, to create shadows and to make reflections in our family science show.
    Suitable for ages 7+

    11:30

    14:30

           

    Wonderful Wildlife Cameras

    Can you see it? Now you can! Find out about two clever cameras which we use to find animals in dark and in extreme conditions. 
    Suitable for ages 7+

    10:30

    15:15

           
  • 20/08/2014

      Events Showing Times
    There are no special events for adults programmed for this date, but you can visit our galleries or watch a film in our cinemas. To find out about the latest events for adults, sign up for our newsletter.