Worthing Film Club: Worthing Cinema: Past, Present & Future



Worthing Film Club: Worthing Cinema: Past, Present & Future

The much loved Worthing Film Club are working with Screen WoLFF to celebrate all things’ cinema. Featuring an interactive exhibition & film screenings that celebrate the rich history & current local filmmakers in & around Worthing.


Worthing Film Club and Screen WoLFF present… Worthing Cinema: Past, Present and Future

A Celebration of Cinema and filmmakers with a fun and interactive exhibition for all to enjoy.

By day, a free week-long event charting the history of film and cinema in our town: from early pioneers to innovative upcoming animators.

By night; TWO ticketed special screenings of feature-length films with a Worthing connection.

PAST: an exhibition of Worthing ‘ghost’ cinemas with carefully-curated archival footage & stills, pioneering silent films and locals’ childhood memories of Worthing’s forgotten cinemas.

PRESENT: a look at our wonderful independent cinema history and their colourful and precarious journeys throughout the last century.

FUTURE: a continuous showreel of short films from local filmmakers – history in the making!

There will also be an opportunity for YOU to share your stories and be a part of this fascinating Worthing archive.

Have a story to tell about Worthing film and cinemas? Get in touch! screenwolff@gmail.com

Website: www.screenwolff.com

Further details and booking information will be announced shortly.


Key Dates

Worthing Cinema: Past, Present & Future Exhibition // Saturday 10 – Tuesday 13 June // Fraser’s Bar, Connaught Theatre.

The exhibition will then move to Colonnade House // Wednesday 14 – Sunday 18 June

Film Screenings:

Lindsay Anderson’s If… (1968) (15) // Connaught Studio // Monday 12 June // 20.15 // Tickets.

The Importance of Being Earnest (1952) (U) // Connaught Studio // Wednesday 14 June // 20.15 // Tickets.


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