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Son of Saul

[ August 25, 2017; 7:30 pm to 10:00 pm. ] This month’s film is Son of Saul.  Rotten Tomatoes summed it up like this – Grimly intense yet thoroughly rewarding, Son of Saul offers an unforgettable viewing experience and establishes director László Nemes as a talent to watch.

You can watch the trailer here.

Son of Saul (15)

Hungary, 105 mins, Subtitles

Friday 25th August at Hallhill

Doors and Bar 7.30

Film starts […]

The DAFTAs @ Hallhill Healthy Living Centre, Sunday 18th June

[ June 18, 2017; 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm. ] The red carpet is back, for the DAFTAs (Dunbar Amazing Film Talent Awards) ceremony.  We will be screening all the films shortlisted for this year’s competition.  The competition is in its fourth year and has set a new record for the number of films entered.  It promises to be a hotly contested and highly enjoyable event. […]

Dunbar Short Film Competition 2017 – The DAFTAs

The competition is free to enter and is open to everyone. Whether you are young or old, a budding film maker, have something important to say or just want to do something creative with your digital camera we would like to hear from you.
Your film can be on any subject and in any genre, it can be […]


Winner of the Palme d’Or at the 2015 Cannes Film Festival, the new film from acclaimed director Jacques Audiard (A Prophet) is a gripping, human tale of survival. On the losing side of a civil war in Sri Lanka, a Tamil soldier (Antonythasan Jesuthasan) poses as the husband and father of two other refugees in […]

DAFTA Winners 2016

On Sunday more than 80 people came along to Hallhill to walk the DAFTAs red carpet, watch the shortlisted films and vote for their favourites.

We had some brilliant entries this year with surreal Lego stop motion animations, fashion advice for soft toys, a peek inside the mind of a sleeping dog, an eye opening film about […]

DAFTAs Award Ceremony 4pm Sunday 19th June

We are rolling out the red carpet for the 3rd annual DAFTAs this Sunday (19th June).
We will be screening all the films entered into this year’s competition. The standard of entries has been very high this year so its going to be a really entertaining event.  There will be an audience vote for the winners […]

DAFTA Short Film Competition Deadline is Tonight!

The DAFTAs deadline is midnight tonight.  If you are having problems finishing your film or submitting your entry don’t worry just send us an email at:   or   and we’ll see if we can help.

Boom Bust Boom Friday 22nd April

Our next film is Boom Bust Boom.
The result of a meeting between writer, director, historian and Python Terry Jones and economics professor and entrepreneur Theo Kocken. Co-written by Jones and Kocken and featuring John Cusack, Nobel Prize winners Daniel Kahneman, Robert J Shiller and Paul Krugman, the film is part of a global movement to […]

UNDER THE SKIN 30th October

[ October 30, 2015; 7:30 pm to 10:00 pm. ] There’s an eerie brilliance and a haunting beauty to “Under the Skin,” writer-director Jonathan Glazer’s beyond-strange exploration of what it means to be human — seen from an outside perspective.  Johansson is fascinating as the alien woman whose imitation of humanity slowly morphs into something very like the real thing. It’s a carefully modulated, and […]

DAFTA Winners

Cameron West, Ruaridh Page and Ellen Stewart who won in the under 12 category with their film ‘Angus and Jemima’s French Adventure’  Watch it here

Writer, Director and Editor Amabel Henderson with co-star Heidi Henderson who won in the 12-16 category with their film ‘In A House’ Watch it here