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Dead Pigs

International Women’s Day

Posted 8 March 2021 by Mikaela Smith

In celebration of International Women’s Day, we're shining a light on women in film. We're delighted to be working with Bird’s Eye View’s Reclaim the Frame to bring you two exciting titles.

The Man Standing Next

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

A Girl Missing

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.

Golden Globes

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.

The Miseducation of Cameron Post

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 Beach

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.

Agents of Chaos

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.

Sylvie’s Love

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.

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