The Electric
The UK's Oldest Working Cinema

Cinema & Events


Moonlight Fri 24th Feb to Thu 2nd March

Barry Jenkins's multi Oscar nominated drama chronicles the life of a young black man struggling with his sexuality in one of the year's most affecting films.

Hidden Figures

Hidden Figures Fri 24th Feb to Thu 2nd March

A trio of exceptional actresses tell the untold true story of three African American women who helped turn the 1960s Space Race in America's favour in this Oscar nominated drama.
More Films

Private Hire

A very decent proposal

16th January 2017
A very decent proposal

The magic of the movies and our classic art deco design means that The Electric Cinema is a popular location for people to propose to their partners.

On Friday... read more

Film & TV Production

Monochrome premieres at Cinequest

15th February 2017
Monochrome premieres at Cinequest

The Electric Flix production Monochrome makes its long awaited world premiere this March at the international US film festival Cinequest.

Located in the San Jo... read more

History and Education

Cohen to the cinema

25th January 2017
Cohen to the cinema

The February 2017 edition of Sight & Sound magazine featured an article penned by Flatpack Festival head Ian Francis on the Jacey Cinemas chain, which forms ... read more