Film Night at the Barbour will be back after the summer!

Watch this space for exciting news about our new schedule and if you want to get involved, or just pass on your suggestions/ feedback, email

Film Nights at The Barbour

Film Nights are on Wednesdays, upstairs in the Billiard room

  •  Last Wednesday of the month except December and  January (2 films in February)
  • Films start at 8.00pm (doors open at 7.30pm)
  • Bar and ice-creams available
  • No interval, but the bar will remain open
  • Pay on the door
  • £5 Adults
  • £4 under 18s (Children must be accompanied)
  • Extra copies of the annual programme are available from the Barbour Institute, or by contacting us on 01829 771649 or
  • Please let us know if you would like an electronic copy of the programme, or email reminders.

We are always open to suggestions, and keen to enlist new helpers.  If you would like to join us, please let us know.
General feedback is also welcome!



17th January 2018                             HUNT FOR THE WILDERPEOPLE          Cert 12A

A national manhunt is ordered for a rebellious kid and his foster uncle who go missing in the wild New Zealand bush. Stars Sam Neill. Winner of the Audience Award – Edinburgh International Film Festival 2016, Wisconsin Film Festival 2016, San Francisco International Film Festival 2016, Independent Film Festival of Boston 2016.


Wed 7th February 2018:                                 MANCHESTER BY THE SEA                 cert 15

A depressed uncle is asked to take care of his teenage nephew after the boy’s father dies.  Starring Casey Affleck, Michelle Williams, Kyle Chandler.

Oscar Winner 2017 and Bafta Award Winner 2017 – Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role and Best Original Screenplay.


Wed 28th February 2018:                                         A UNITED KINGDOM                           cert 12A

The true story of King Seretse Khama of Botswana and how his loving but controversial marriage to a British white woman, Ruth Williams, put his kingdom into political and diplomatic turmoil.  Starring David Oyelowo and Rosamund Pike.


Wed 28th March 2018:                                              HIDDEN FIGURES                   cert  PG

The story of a team of female African-American mathematicians who served a vital role in NASA during the early years of the US space program. Starring Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, Janelle Monáe, Kevin Costner.


Weds 25th April 2018:                                    THE VICEROY’S HOUSE                        cert 12A

The final Viceroy of India, Lord Mountbatten, is tasked with overseeing the transition of British India to independence, but meets with conflict as different sides clash in the face of monumental change.   Starring Gillian Anderson, Michael Gambon and Hugh Bonneville.


Weds 30th May 2018:                         THEIR FINEST                          cert 12A

A former secretary, newly appointed as a scriptwriter for propaganda films, joins the cast and crew of a major production while the Blitz rages around them.  Starring Gemma Arterton, Sam Claflin and Bill Nighy.