The Newcastle Libraries Film Club showcases movies from around the world, and throughout the year. Commemorate Holocaust Memorial Day with an evening viewing of The Book Thief, join us to celebrate LGBTQ+ month with Pride and take a nostalgic trip to Jumanji for International Games Month.
Our film screenings come with complimentary drinks, and will involve a discussion on the themes and ideas of each movie.
The Book Thief, Friday 27 January, 6pm-9pm | Bewick Hall, level 2 | City Library.
“While subjected to the horrors of World War II Germany, young Liesel finds solace by stealing books and sharing them with others. In the basement of her home, a Jewish refugee is being protected by her adoptive parents.”
For Holocaust Memorial Day, Newcastle Libraries will host a screening of The Book Thief, followed by a short discussion about the themes and context of the film.
Pride, Thursday 2 February, 6pm-9pm | Bewick Hall, level 2 | City Library.
"U.K. gay activists work to help miners during their lengthy strike of the National Union of Mineworkers in the summer of 1984."
Celebrate LGBT+ History Month with a special screening of Pride, starring Bill Nighy and Imelda Staunton, with a short discussion after the film.
Do you have an idea for a film screening? If so, we'd love to help you out. You can get in touch with us at firstname.lastname@example.org, and we'll see what we can do.
Before emailing, please make sure you have the following information:
- Some information about the event you would like to host
- The date and time you would like to host the event
- Do you require refreshments (tea and coffee)?
Please also check that the film you would like to screen is available through our film license. Follow this link and search for your film. If it is not available we will unfortunately be able to screen it.