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BAFTA at 70 Open Weekend

To celebrate 70 years of Academy history, BAFTA's headquarters at 195 Piccadilly opens its doors to the public. Through a programme of screenings, talks and an exhibition, discover some of the many stories that tell a history of BAFTA and the changing role of film, television and games in all our lives.

Friday 28 April - Sunday 30 April
BAFTA, 195 Piccadilly, London

Neruda - Glasgow Screening

An inspector hunts down Nobel Prize-winning Chilean poet, Pablo Neruda, who becomes a fugitive in his home country in the late 1940s for joining the Communist Party.

Tuesday, 2 May 2017 - 6:30pm
Glasgow Grosvenor Cinema
Two Doors Down
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Career Close-Up: Sound Design with John Cobban

Solid sound design is instrumental to a film or television programme’s success. A sound designer takes advantage of the huge variety of noises we hear in our everyday lives, thinking of experimental ways to create an audio environment that supports on-screen action and engages audiences.
Wednesday, 3 May 2017 - 6:30pm
Mercer Room, The Corinthian Club, Ingram Street, Glasgow

Neruda - Edinburgh Screening

An inspector hunts down Nobel Prize-winning Chilean poet, Pablo Neruda, who becomes a fugitive in his home country in the late 1940s for joining the Communist Party.
Thursday, 4 May 2017 - 6:30pm
Edinburgh Cineworld Fountain Park

Guru Live

Two inspirational days of masterclasses, panels + Q+As with BAFTA nominees in film, TV + games

Saturday 6 - Sunday 7 May 2017
BAFTA, 195 Piccadilly, London

Guru Live Glasgow

Want to work in film/TV/games? Get inspired at Guru Live Glasgow, a jam-packed day of industry masterclasses, panels & Q+As just for you!

Saturday, 6 May 2017 - 2:00pm to 7:00pm
CCA, 350 Sauchiehall St, Glasgow G2 3JD

Paris Can Wait

A devoted American wife (Diane Lane) with a workaholic inattentive husband (Alec Baldwin) takes an unexpected journey from Cannes to Paris with a charming Frenchman (Arnaud Viard) that reawakens her sense of self and joie de vivre.
Tuesday, 9 May 2017 - 7:00pm
New York City

Preview: B&B + Q&A

A preview screening of feature film B&B followed by a Q&A hosted by Boyd Clack with BAFTA nominated Writer/Director Joe Ahearne (The Replacement, Da Vinci’s Demons, This Life, Doctor Who) and Producer Jayne Chard (Hollyoaks, Grange Hill).
Wednesday, 10 May 2017 - 6:00pm
Chapter Arts Centre, Cardiff

Alien: Covenant

Ridley Scott returns to the universe he created, with ALIEN: COVENANT, a new chapter in his groundbreaking ALIEN franchise. The crew of the colony ship Covenant, bound for a remote planet on the far side of the galaxy, discovers what they think is an uncharted paradise, but is actually a dark, dangerous world. When they uncover a threat beyond their imagination, they must attempt a harrowing escape.
Wednesday, 10 May 2017 - 7:00pm
New York City


After her boyfriend dumps her on the eve of their exotic vacation, impetuous dreamer Emily Middleton (Amy Schumer) persuades her ultra-cautious mother, Linda (Goldie Hawn) to travel with her to paradise. Polar opposites, Emily and Linda realize that working through their differences as mother and daughter - in unpredictable, hilarious fashion - is the only way to escape the wildly outrageous jungle adventure they have fallen into.
Thursday, 11 May 2017 - 7:00pm
New York City

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul

In "Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul," a Heffley family road trip to attend Meemaw's 90th birthday party goes hilariously off course thanks to Greg's newest scheme to get to a video gaming convention. Based on one of the best-selling book series of all time, this family cross-country adventure turns into an experience the Heffleys will never forget.
Saturday, 13 May 2017 - 11:00am
New York City

Kayode Ewumi Selects The Mask

A screening of The Mask followed by a Q&A with Breakthrough Brit Kayode Ewumi on comedy, acting, writing and how the superhero fantasy comedy influenced his early career.
Saturday, 13 May 2017 - 6:30pm
Princess Anne Theatre, BAFTA, 195 Piccadilly, London

Preview: Tate Britain's Great British Walks

A chance to see episode 4 of Tate Britain's Great British Walks - a new series of epic travelogues through British art. In this episode Michael Sheen joins art curator Gus Casely-Hayford on a moving journey back to his native South Wales in the footsteps of Josef Herman, a name you may not recognize but someone who was a fascinating and fantastic artist.
Monday, 22 May 2017 - 7:00pm
Cineworld, Cardiff