A rainbow over a meadow
Sat 30th Oct 2021 Ι 3 - 5pm

What is the future of water? Using archive, Sci-fi films and shorts by local filmmakers and artists, Scalarama Merseyside welcomes you to…

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Film Screening: Future Flow

Sat 30th Oct 2021
Ongoing Ι 12pm - 11:45pm (UTC+1)

To mark the final day of AND Festival 2021, we ran our online programme of AV performances, music, talks and films that…

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Closing Tide: All Day Broadcast

Sun 11th Jul 2021
Group of people looking straight ahead with man in centre holding onto steering wheel
Sun 4th Jul 2021 Ι 6.30pm - 10pm

Wes Anderson | 2004 | 15 | USA | Touchstone Pictures On the closing night of AND’s Observatory Cinema, we presented an…

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Observatory Cinema \\ The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou (15)

Sun 4th Jul 2021
Shadow figures with red eyes amoungst fog
Sat 3rd Jul 2021 Ι 6.30pm - 10pm

John Carpenter | 1980 | 15 | USA | StudioCanal As night fell on Bidston Hill, we presented an outdoor screening of…

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Observatory Cinema \\ The Fog (15)

Sat 3rd Jul 2021
Old building with light shining on it. Dome roof to the right
Fri 2nd Jul 2021

The Observatory Cinema was a temporary open air cinema atop Bidston Hill. A big screen weekend projected the art of sculpting time…

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Observatory Cinema

Fri 2nd Jul — Sun 4th Jul 2021
Animated picture of child in front of the moon with two seals either side
Fri 2nd Jul 2021 Ι 4 - 6pm

Tomm Moore \ 2014 \ (UK) \ PG \ StudioCanal A family-friendly outdoor screening, curated by Scalarama Merseyside. The enchanting Irish animation…

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Observatory Cinema \\ Song of the Sea (PG)

Fri 2nd Jul 2021
Man with probes on head and eyes closed with sun in backgound
Fri 2nd Jul 2021 Ι 7.30pm - 10pm

Theo Anthony | 2021 | no certificate | USA | Memory / Sandbox Films   The open air premiere of Theo Anthony’s award…

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Observatory Cinema \\ All Light, Everywhere

Fri 2nd Jul 2021
Ongoing

Turbidity curated by Angela YT Chan [26 mins] Turbidity – the amount of solid particles that are suspended in water and that…

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New Cinema Shorts \\ Angela YT Chan: Turbidity

Fri 9th Jul 2021
Fri 25th Jun 2021 Ι 7pm - 8pm

RIOT curated by Tendai John Mutambu.  Riot / John Akomfrah / 1999 / 50 min Curated by Tendai John Mutambu, we are…

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New Cinema Shorts \\ Tendai John Mutambu: RIOT

Fri 25th Jun — Fri 2nd Jul 2021