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Cinema & Events

Elvis & Nixon

Elvis & Nixon Fri 24th to Thu 30th June

The unlikely and very amusing true story behind the day that Elvis Presley (Michael Shannon) met President Nixon (Kevin Spacey).

Tale Of Tales

Tale Of Tales Until Thu 30th June

Enter a fantasy world like no other with director Matteo Garrone's trio of outlandish adult fairytales, starring Salma Hayek and Vincent Cassel.
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Private Hire

An Electric wedding in detail

2nd January 2016
An Electric wedding in detail

A lot of the people who choose to get married here at The Electric Cinema do so because it's a little different than a traditional wedding venue, something that... read more

Film & TV Production

Monochrome triumphs at the 2016 Jaipur Film Festival

13th January 2016
Monochrome triumphs at the 2016 Jaipur Film Festival

The upcoming Electric Flix feature Monochrome got 2016 off to a strong start by winning two awards at this year's Jaipur International Film Festival, which took... read more

History and Education

In memory of Dr. Clifford Shaw (1919 - 2015)

5th January 2016
In memory of Dr. Clifford Shaw (1919 - 2015)

We recently became aware that a time honoured friend of the cinema, Dr Clifford Shaw, sadly passed away last October, aged 96. He had worked tirelessly to h... read more