Whitley Bay Film Festival

The Whitley Bay Film Festival is now in its sixth year and celebrates film, media and art in unique locations around North Tyneside and beyond…

15TH AUG

TyneIdols presents – In the footsteps of Sting

Aboard the TyneIdols  ’Vintage Atlantean Double Decker Bus’
Includes a screening of Stormy Monday (Inflatable Dome)

STARTS 16.00 at Whitley Bay Band Stand Bus Stand

Stormy Monday (1988)

Inflatable Dome, Sea front
18.30 – Doors Open

Tickets £5

Moon (2009) CERT 15

The evening will feature a very special musical performance and return to the film festival by esteemed local percussionist Brendan Murphy.  Brendan mesmerised the audience at a performance of Glassworks in the 2013 Festival

Inflatable Dome, Sea front
21.30 – Doors Open

Tickets £10


16TH AUG

30th Anniversary screening of Back To The Future (1985) CERT PG

Inflatable Dome, Sea front
19.30 – Doors Open

Tickets £5


20TH AUG

TyneIdols  Coast Music & Movie Tour

Aboard the TyneIdols  ’Vintage Atlantean Double Decker Bus’
STARTS 19.00 at Tynemouth Priory Bus Stop

Tickets from TyneIdols


21ST AUG

60th Anniversary screening of Blackboard Jungle (1955) CERT PG

Featuring Steve Drayton’s Rock n Roll Record Quiz.
Introduced by Chris Phipps

Jam Jar Cinema, Park Ave
19.00 – Doors Open    Tickets £7


24TH AUG

The Great Northern Kinetoscope Show – A compendium of 80 years of North Eastern Film presented by Chris Phipps in association with BBC NewcastleIntroduced by BBC’s morning presenter Charlie Charlton.

The Crescent Club, Cullercoats
19.00 – Doors Open

Tickets FREE


25TH AUG

Up (2009) CERT U

St Mary’s Light House

17.30 – Doors open

Tickets £5

Passport to Pimlico (1949) CERT U

St Mary’s Light House
20.00 – Doors Open

Tickets £10


26TH AUG

Newcastle Photographic Festival presents

Victorian Portrait Studio – Demonstration and exhibition of early photographic method

St Mary’s Lighthouse
15.30 – Doors open

Tickets – FREE

&

A Thrill in the Dark – Magic Lantern Show

St Mary’s Light House
18.00 – Doors Open

More details and ticket info coming soon…

Jacques Tati’s Monsieur Hulot’s Holiday (1953) CERT U

St Mary’s Light House
20.00 – Doors Open

Tickets – £10


27TH AUG

The Arthouse Programme –  13.00 – 17.00

Art Site – visual art & moving image installations @ Whitley Bay Customer First Centre (Library)

FREE

60th Anniversary screening of Quatermass Xperiment (1955) CERT PG

Introduced by Film and Music Historian Chris Phipps with music from Dr Brown

18.30 – Doors Open

Tickets – £10

Alfred Hitchcock’s Lifeboat (1944)

St Mary’s Light House
21.00 – Doors Open

Tickets – £10

CERT PG


28th AUG

The Arthouse Programme10.00 – 17.00

Art Site – visual art & moving image installations @ Whitley Bay Customer First Centre (Library)

Wim Wender’s Wings of Desire (1987)

Whitley Bay Library, York Rd
18.30 – Doors Open

Tickets £10

CERT PG


29TH AUG

Arthouses 18.00-22.00

Victoria Avenue, Whitley Road

(Map available outside Whitley Bay metro)

inc ‘Bike-In’, Showing ‘Dummy Jim’ Free 20.00

Cullercoats Studios ‘Work In Progress’ show  18.00 – 22.00

(over the Co-op , south Whitley bay/ Cullercoats)

Archive Footage of the North East  1959 – 1976 kindly provided by BBC Newcastle

Whitley Bay Yoga Station, Whitley Bay Metro
All afternoon from 13.00 – 18.00

FREE


30TH AUG

Arthouses 18.00 – 22.00

Victoria Avenue, Whitley Road

(Map available outside Whitley Bay metro)

Cullercoats Studios ‘Work In Progress’ show  18.00 – 21.00

(over the Co-op , south Whitley bay/ Cullercoats)

Archive Footage of the North East featuring Northern Scene:  How The Boat Comes In (1980) kindly provided by ITV

Whitley Bay Yoga Station, Whitley Bay Metro

All afternoon from 13.00 – 18.00

FREE

Payroll (1961)

Playhouse Whitley Bay

Doors open 7.30pm

£5 (cert PG)


31ST AUG

The Rebel (1961) introduced by artist Paul Harvey

Rendezvous Café, Lower Promenade
19.50 – Doors Open

Tickets £10


1ST SEP

Breakfast at Tiffany’s

Noir, East Parade
20.00 – Doors Open

Tickets £10


5TH SEP

When Saturday Comes with special guest writer Jimmy Daly CERT 15

More details and ticket information coming soon…

Tickets £10


6TH SEP

Secret Cinema CERT 18

See website for clues

20.00 – Meet at Whitley Bay Metro Station, Station Rd

Tickets £10

TICKETS are now available online (Please note there is a 50p booking fee with all tickets bought online and a 50p postage fee if you select shipping). Tickets are also available from the following places:

Jamboree, 192 Park View (open Mon-Sat 10.00am – 5.00pm)

Brown Sugar, Monkseaton Metro Station. (open Mon – Sun 10.00am – 4.00pm)

Please note/A change was made to this programme 12/08/2015 – 16th Aug screening of UP has now been rescheduled to 25th Aug at The Lighthouse.

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Event Information

Where

Spanish City
Whitley Bay, Tyne & Wear, NE26 1AR

When

09 September 2015

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