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Eat That Question: Frank Zappa In His Own Words

Directed by Thorsten Schütte

Frank Zappa made his mark as a musician unlike any other in America. With a wild eccentric iconoclastic attitude guiding his distinctive music, which it was itself guided by a firm intellectual integrity, Zappa made himself an unforgettable force in popular music.

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zappa
6:30pm £5/£3

Groundhog Day

Directed by Harold Ramis

What should you be doing on the 2nd February? Phil Connors forecasts "A thousand people freezing their butts off waiting to worship a rat". Only 30 seats so book quickly for this special occasion.

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Groundhog Day
6:00pm £5

A Screaming Man

Directed by Mahamat-Saleh Haroun

Adam is a middle-aged former swimming champion who now manages the pool at a luxury hotel that serves foreign expats and French soldiers.

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a-screaming-man
6:00pm £4

Much Loved

Directed by Nabil Ayouch

Banned in its native country as 'a flagrant attack on the kingdom’s image', Nabil Ayouch's unflinching film depicts the lives of four high class prostitutes in Marrakech.

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MuchLoved
8:00pm £4

Clash

Directed by Mohamed Diab

This tense and technically daring thriller places the viewer within the confines of an Egyptian police van in 2013 as post-revolution tensions boil over.

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Clash1
8:00pm £4

The Double Steps

Directed by Isaki Lacuesta

Legend has it that the 20th century French artist François Augiéras once hid in an abandoned bunker in the Sahara desert, where he painted his masterpiece across its walls and then sealed the entrance, hiding it in the sand.

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DoubleSteps2
6:00pm £4

Two Angry Men

Directed by Toto Ellis

  • Northern Ireland
  • 2016
  • 20 mins
  • English

The UK premiere of a unique Northern Irish story about the battle of James Ellis and Sam Thompson to stage the play ‘Over the Bridge’ in the face of censorship in 1950s Belfast.

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4:30pm £4

Reflections of Evil

Directed by Damon Packard

  • usa
  • 2002
  • 138 mins
  • english

Julie, a teen who died from a PCP overdose in the early '70s searches from beyond the grave for her younger brother Bob who now in the '90s is an obese watch seller suffering with sucrose intolerance.

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8:00pm £3

Parada

Directed by Srdjan Dragojevic

A group of gay activists in Belgrade strikes a tense alliance with a Serbian crime boss who reluctantly agrees to provide security for the group’s Pride parade.

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6:00pm £4

Koza

Directed by Ivan Ostrochovský

Starring the eponymous real-life Roma boxer Peter ‘Koza’ Baláž, who competed for Slovakia in the 1996 Olympics, this raw but seductive film blurs the lines between biography and fiction.

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8:00pm £4

Kills On Wheels

Directed by Atilla Till

In this wildly original dark action-comedy, two teenage boys living in a facility for kids with disabilities are looking for a way out. When they make friends with a paralysed hitman, he enlists them as accomplice wheelchair assassins for his Balkan crime boss.

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killsonwheels
8:00pm £4

Aferim!

Directed by Radu Jude

In 1830s Wallachia (part of modern day Romania) a constable and his teenage son track a runaway Roma slave. Along the way they meet a cast of characters who underscore the xenophobia of the ruling class, peasantry and Orthodox Christian priests of the day.

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aferim-1
6:00pm £4

Philadelphia

Directed by Jonathan Demme

  • US
  • 1993
  • 125 mins
  • English

To celebrate World AIDS DAY Belfast Health and Social Care Trust’s Sexual Health Training Team in association with Belfast Film Festival, will be screening Philadelphia in the Post Grad Centre lecture theatre in the Belfast City Hospital.

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philadelphia
12:00pm £Free
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How To Survive A Plague

Directed by David France

To celebrate World AIDS DAY Belfast Health and Social Care Trust’s Sexual Health Training Team in association with Belfast Film Festival, will be screening 'How To Survive A Plague' in the Pavilion Bar in Belfast.

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how to survive a plague
7:00pm £3

THINGS

Directed by Andrew Jordan

  • 1989
  • 103 mins
THINGS
8:00pm £3
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Final Flesh

Directed by Ike Sanders

  • usa
  • 2009
  • 71 mins
  • english

Am Dram liminal porn or An 8-part prepocolyptic triptych in D minor

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8:00pm £3
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Tenement

Directed by Roberta Findlay

  • USA
  • 1985
  • 94 mins

Do you revel in killing and eating your own rats? Do you love smearing your victims' blood over your dead girlfriend's chest?

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tenement
7:00pm £3
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Eddie Murphy: Raw

Directed by Robert Townsend

Classic stand-up artists with 4 of the greatest filmed stand up routines presented in the Black Box. Richard Pryor, Whoopi Goldberg, Eddie Murphy and Chris Rock’s filmed concerts will be screened in the perfect environment for a stand up gig.

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Eddie Murphy
6:00pm £5