05 Mar

Press Release: Oscar Wins Celebrated at Light House

5 March 2018

Sally Hawkins and Octavia Spencer in the film THE SHAPE OF WATER. Photo courtesy of Fox Searchlight Pictures. © 2017 Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation All Rights Reserved

Sally Hawkins and Octavia Spencer in the film THE SHAPE OF WATER. Photo courtesy of Fox Searchlight Pictures. © 2017 Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation All Rights Reserved


Following another spectacular Oscars ceremony, The Black Country’s only independent cinema is ready to welcome customers to see some of the winners this Mother’s Day weekend and in the coming weeks as another awards season draws to a close.

Light House Marketing Manager Julie Rennison urges fans to see the winners on the big screen for best impact. “We have a special price rate of just £4.50 for under 25s and students. Our £4.50 matinees on a Tuesday and Wednesday for all customers have remained incredibly popular and this is our busiest time of year, when the big award winners are screened, or brought back by popular demand.”

Films include:
The Shape of Water (15)
Screening Mother’s Day Weekend Fri 9 March – Thur 15 March inclusive and Fri 30 March – Thur 5 April (not Weds)
Winner: Academy Awards:Best Picture, Production Design, Original Score, Director.
Winner: Golden Globes: Best Director – Motion Picture (Guillermo del Toro) and Best Original Score (Alexandre Desplat)
Winner: BAFTA: Best Original Music, Production Design and Direction.
Booking link – http://light-house.co.uk/calendar/featured/2018/01/the-shape-of-water/

I, Tonya (15)
Screening Fri 16 – Thur 22 March
Academy Award, Golden Globe and BAFTA for Best Supporting Actress for Allison Janney.
Booking link: http://light-house.co.uk/calendar/featured/2018/01/i-tonya/

Darkest Hour (PG)
Returns Fri 23 – Thur 29 March and Sunday 15 April
Winner – Academy Award – Best Actor in a Leading Role (Gary Oldman), Best Make up and Hair
Winner – Golden Globe – Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture – Drama Winner – BAFTA – Best Leading Actor, Best Make Up / Hair
Booking link http://light-house.co.uk/calendar/2017/12/darkest-hour/

A Fantastic Woman (15) Screening Fri 30 March – Thur 5 April
Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film
Booking link http://light-house.co.uk/calendar/2018/01/a-fantastic-woman/

Lady Bird (15) Screening Fri 16 – Thur 22 March.
Academy Award nominations : Best Actress in a leading role (Saoirse Ronan) Best Supporting Actress (Laurie Metcalfe), Direction (Greta Gerwig) Screenplay (Greta Gerwig)

Three Billboards Outside of Ebbing, Missouri (15) Returns Fri 6 – Thur 12 April
Winner: Academy Award – for Best Actress (Frances McDormand)
Academy Award – Best Supporting Actor (Sam Rockwell)
Winner: Golden Globe – Best Motion Picture – Drama
Golden Globe – Best Screenplay (Martin McDonagh)
Golden Globe – Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture (Frances McDormand)
Golden Globe – Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture (Sam Rockwell)
BAFTA Best Screenplay (Original) (Martin McDonagh)
Best Film
Best Supporting Actor (Sam Rockwell)
Best Leading Actress
Outstanding British Film of the Year
Booking link: http://light-house.co.uk/calendar/2017/11/three-billboards-outside-of-ebbing-missouri/

The Post (12A) Mon 9 – Thur 12 April
Nominated for 2 Academy Awards (Best Motion Picture and Best Actress in a Leading Role – Meryl Streep)
6 Nominations for Golden Globes – Best Motion Picture, Best Director (Steven Spielberg), Best Screenplay, Best Actor (Tom Hanks), Best Actress (Meryl Streep), Best Original Score (John Williams).
Booking link: http://light-house.co.uk/calendar/2017/11/the-post/

Light House, a registered charity, is a two screen cinema within the historic Chubb Buildings on Fryer Street in the city centre.

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