What's happening?

Our three cinemas are now operated in partnership with Picturehouse national cinema group. This will ensure the long-term sustainability of our cinemas here in Bradford and guarantee that we can bring you more great films on the date of release, stream more live events, and invest in our technology and facilities to provide an even better film experience.

You can now buy your tickets at


Or call the Film Box Office on
0871 902 5756
(Opening hours: 09:30 - 20:30 seven days a week)

As well as the Silver Screen offer for over 60s and Big Scream for parents and guardians with babies under one year old, Picturehouse will present new strands that have proved popular in Picturehouse Cinemas throughout the UK. Culture Shock is dedicated to the best in cult and genre films; Discover Tuesdays takes us off the beaten track with art-house and independent delights; Picturehouse Docs screens fascinating feature documentaries from around the world; and the E4 Slackers Club offers students the chance to attend very special screenings every month.

Looking for the latest film information?

To keep up to date with film at the National Media Museum you can sign up to receive the brand new Picturehouses at National Media Museum weekly newsletter, and join in the conversation on Facebook and Twitter.

Are you bringing an educational group?

If you’re a teacher or group leader and would like to bring a group of students, we can offer you a discounted rate when booking in advance. Find out about how to book an educational group.