Film

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The Color Purple
A long-overdue movement is happening across the world for the rights of Black people and every single human being who has faced discrimination due to their race. We must acknowledge...
The Palace Cinema c.1935 (Bedfordshire County Council Photographic Unit. Bedford Library Collection.)
Bedford has always found ways to give entertainment to the locals. Events such as the River Festival, Proms in the Park and the Bedford Regatta all show-off Bedford's culture and...
Bedford Cineworld
Bedford's Cineworld at Aspects Leisure Park has closed suddenly this evening due to a power cut. It's not known when it will reopen. The six screen cinema would have been playing the likes of Avengers: Endgame, John...
Sean Treacy, a 15-year old filmmaker who resides just outside Dublin has teamed up with Bedfordian entrepreneur and producer, Harry Beard to create 'More Than Just a Game'...
The Lossen
The picturesque village of Felmersham might not feel like a film set but a local film maker is set to put it on the film making map with his new film, The Lossen, which is already...
While Christmas isn't going to be the same this year, it's comforting to see some traditions still going strong - including being able to go to the cinema and watch Christmas classics. However, while...
Pilgrims Progress animation
Bedford VUE cinema has confirmed that it will be adding a second screening of the animated version of the Pilgrim's Progress, after the first performance...
The Joker face pull
After watching ‘A Star is Born’ and ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ in 2018, I thought 2019 would be a year lacking of cinematic masterpieces. I stand corrected. When I went into the cinema...
Cineworld bosses have announced that all 127 of their cinemas, including the Bedford venue, will reopen to the public in May. The chain, which closed all its sites a year ago as a result of the...
Bedford Student
Research carried out by TickX - The Event Ticket Search Engine has revealed Bedford is the fourth best location for great nights out for students. The research took the number of students at 30 universities across the UK...
Matthew Jolaosho, in grey top, directing at a court room scene of Battle Within
A Bedford film student has battled storms and coronavirus to highlight the challenges men face with mental health in a new feature film. Film maker Matthew Jolaosho's new production...
Towns like Bedford, don't make superstars or artists, we've been told. Artists can only come from cities with oppressed areas or places of privilege. But local song writer, rapper and singer Tony Amore...