The Northman15

Directed by Robert Eggers | USA | 2021 | 2h 17m | Starring Alexander Skarsgård, Anya Taylor-Joy, Claes Bang, Nicole Kidman, Ethan Hawke, Willem Dafoe, Björk

In 10th-century Iceland, an exiled Viking prince sets out to avenge the the brutal murder of his father and reclaim the rightful ownership of his family’s kingdom. Based on the Scandinavian folk legend of Amleth, visionary director Robert Eggers’ (The Witch, The Lighthouse) action-filled epic features an all-star cast including Alexander Skarsgård, Anya Taylor-Joy and Willem Dafoe.

Reviews

‘Robert Eggers blood-soaked Viking epic isnt just the film of the year so far its a widescreen rallying cry for cinema in the age of streaming.’
★★★★★
Philip De Semlyen, Time Out

‘In the truest sense of the word, this is a spectacle: cinema as theatre, on a scale comparable to the likes of Gladiator or Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon.’
★★★★★
Hannah Strong, Little White Lies

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We showed The Northman between May 13, 2022 and May 25, 2022.

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Today (Monday 17th June)

18:00

Army of Shadows 12A
2h 25m | French w/ English subtitles
A group of French resistance fighters battle against the Nazis in German-controlled Marseilles as well as suspicion amongst their own ranks in Jean-Pierre Melville's gripping wartime thriller.

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21:00

Slow 15
1h 48m | Lithuanian w/ English subtitles
A dancer and a sign language interpreter redefine what intimacy means for their relationship when one of them reveals that they are asexual in this award-winning Lithuanian drama.

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Tomorrow (Tuesday 18th June)

20:30

The Beast 15
2h 27m | French w/ English subtitles
As a woman (Léa Seydoux) undergoes a procedure to rid her DNA of all feelings, she crosses paths with a man from her past lives. An ambitious dystopian sci-fi from acclaimed French filmmaker Bertrand Bonello.

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