Film

The Greatest Showman Outdoor Screening

The Greatest Showman Outdoor Screening

August 31, 2018 @ 7:00 PM

Wow, Trowbridge you broke our box office! This event 'sold out' in 7 minutes, check out our other events - the new season is growing.

Town Hall Arts is proud to present an outdoor screening of the original musical and worldwide sensation The Greatest Showman! Come along and enjoy this instant classic in the beautiful surroundings of Trowbridge Town Park. 105 mins, PG.

Tickets are available to book from 10am on Friday 27th July.

Pressure

Pressure

October 06, 2018 @ 2:00 PM

Trowbridge Town Hall
Market Street, Trowbridge, BA14 8EQ

Director: Horace Ové, UK, 1975, 121 mins, 15A
Set in Ladbroke Grove, West London, an area with a large Caribbean population since the 1950s, the film shows the spirit of the 1970’s through the life of Anthony, a black teenager, born in Britain from parents from Trinidad and his struggles to find his way and identity in a white-dominated society. It’s considered the first British film with an all-black cast.

Britain on Film: South Asian Britain

Britain on Film: South Asian Britain

November 17, 2018 @ 7:00 PM

Trowbridge Town Hall
Market Street, Trowbridge, BA14 8EQ

Director: Various, UK, 2017, 90 mins, PG
This compilation of films from 1902 to 1989 celebrate the contributions made by the South Asian diaspora to the United Kingdom. This compelling collection illustrates how the relationship between Britain and the region was made inextricable by Empire; its dissolution, and often painful legacy, and ultimately, how people originally from India, Pakistan and Bangladesh has enriched life in the UK.

Gaza Surf Club

Gaza Surf Club

January 19, 2019 @ 2:00 PM

Trowbridge Town Hall
Market Street, Trowbridge, BA14 8EQ

Director: Philip Gnadt, Mickey Yamine, Germany, 2016, 87 mins, PG
(Arabic, English with English subtitles)
Trapped in ‘the world’s largest open-air prison’ and ruled by war, a young generation is drawn to the beaches. Sick of occupation and political gridlock, they find their own personal freedom in the waves of the Mediterranean. This heartfelt and award-winning documentary gives us an alternative insight into life in Palestine, through the world of Gaza’s surfing enthusiasts and reveals a formidable spirit of resilience.