Glasgow Film Festival 2021
Posted 25 February 2021 by Mikaela Smith
Glasgow Film Festival is one of the sought-after events we usually miss as this would normally be a particularly busy time for the Showroom. One of the few perks to lockdown is that we get to join in this year as they have gone online for the first time.
Guest Blog: Sheffield Hallam University Student's Showroom Spotlight Podcast
Posted 24 February 2021
Five students from Sheffield Hallam University have been developing a new podcast around films at the Showroom, the first episode is available here
The Japan Foundation 2021
Posted 19 February 2021 by Mikaela Smith
The UK’s largest festival dedicated to showcasing the best in contemporary and classic Japanese cinema, goes online for the first time.
The Golden Globes 2021
Posted 12 February 2021 by Mikaela Smith
Following The Golden Globes 2021 nominations, we take a look at a few award-worthy contenders that haven’t been released in the UK yet, and aren’t likely to drop online before cinemas open.
LGBTQ+ History Month
Posted 6 February 2021 by Mikaela Smith
As we're unable to celebrate LGBTQ+ History Month as we normally would with an exciting film programme, we are highlighting some fantastic films you can watch from home instead.
Posted 30 January 2021 by Mikaela Smith
The shocking new documentary from Sam Pollard delves into the FBI’s pursuit of Martin Luther King, Jr.
The changing landscape of television
Posted 23 January 2021 by Mikaela Smith
Truly great television has graced our screen in recent months during a time when we need it most. Here our Programme Manager shares some exciting recommendations.
Eye-opening documentaries to delve into
Posted 15 January 2021 by Mikaela Smith
During a week where we found ourselves in a third lockdown and witnessed the shocking pro-Trump mob storming of the US capitol, we turn to great documentaries that can help us to make sense of the world around us.
Films to escape to this New Year
Posted 9 January 2021 by Mikaela Smith
As our doors remain shut during what would normally be a very busy time of the year for indie cinemas, we take a look at a few exciting alternatives that you can enjoy from the comfort of your sofa.
Coming up on the 2021 film calendar
Posted 31 December 2020 by Mikaela Smith
Here's a peak into what we’ve got to look forward to in 2021. With a little luck, cinemas will be open soon, so here are my recommendations for what to watch when we’re back.