November 2014
Family
Saturday 1st November 2014 - 13:30pm
Nestled together in the heart of a forest, a group of creatures with furry tails are watching and waiting for someone to arrive.
Film
Saturday 1st November 2014 - 14:00pm
In this workshop, we'll take a whirlwind tour of the whole process of making your own manga from scratch.
Film
Saturday 1st November 2014 - 14:00pm
Japanese film specialist Jasper Sharp explores its history, from its origins in 1917 as essentially little more than a cottage industry in the hands of a small number of trailblazers to its emergence on a global level.
Film
Saturday 1st November 2014 - 17:00pm
Professional animation artist Sally Jane Thompson will give an insight into her work as a professional animator both in the UK and abroad.
Film
Saturday 1st November 2014 - 17:30pm
Chihiro Ogino is in the process of moving to a new home with her parents when her father takes an ill-advised shortcut. At his insistence, they unwittingly enter a secret, magical place that leaves them trapped in a world filled with spirits.
Drama
Saturday 1st November 2014 - 19:30pm
Set in modern Tokyo, The Five & the Prophecy of Prana sees dazzling visuals frame a dynamic fusion of hip-hop and martial arts in an explosive tribute to manga.
Film
Saturday 1st November 2014 - 20:30pm
Akira is renowned by many as one of the greatest animated films of all time.
Other
Sunday 2nd November 2014 - 10:30am
In this workshop, we will explore the history of manga and discuss what we think makes manga so special and have a go at drawing our own manga style illustration.
Other
Sunday 2nd November 2014 - 11:30am
Chie Onoda, a professional Japanese teacher, will be leading two introductory, one-hour lessons on Sunday 2nd November.
Family
Sunday 2nd November 2014 - 12:00pm
In this new fantastical adaptation of Hans Christian Anderson's The Princess and the Pea, Mike Kenny and the inventive tutti frutti team create a funny, original, beautiful retelling of this familiar tale.
Animation
Sunday 2nd November 2014 - 12:00pm
Join us for an exciting talk on the popular misconceptions of anime today with iconic anime and manga author, Helen McCarthy, whose insight is informed by decades of knowledge and experience within the Western anime industry.
Other
Sunday 2nd November 2014 - 12:30pm
Character design is very important for creating a great manga story - sometimes a saga starts to be developed from just one character.
Drama
Sunday 2nd November 2014 - 14:00pm
Set in modern Tokyo, The Five & the Prophecy of Prana sees dazzling visuals frame a dynamic fusion of hip-hop and martial arts in an explosive tribute to manga.
Drama
Sunday 2nd November 2014 - 14:00pm
Perhaps the only opera to be inspired by a newspaper cartoon strip.
Family
Sunday 2nd November 2014 - 15:00pm
In this new fantastical adaptation of Hans Christian Anderson's The Princess and the Pea, Mike Kenny and the inventive tutti frutti team create a funny, original, beautiful retelling of this familiar tale.
Film
Sunday 2nd November 2014 - 15:00pm
Anifest 2014 is privileged to have the accomplished calligrapher and artist Akemi Lucas of Koshu Calligraphy lending her talents for this particular workshop.
Other
Sunday 2nd November 2014 - 16:00pm
Chie Onoda, a professional Japanese teacher, will be leading two introductory, one-hour lessons on Sunday 2nd November.
Film
Sunday 2nd November 2014 - 17:00pm
One of Studio Ghibli's most recognisable films, particularly for the image of Satsuki and Totoro waiting at the bus stop in the rain.
Comedy
Sunday 2nd November 2014 - 19:30pm
Following a sell-out spring run, Celebrity Juice regular and star of BBC Two's Hebburn extends his tour into autumn 2014.
Film
Sunday 2nd November 2014 - 19:30pm
Two orphans, Kuro and Shiro, try to keep order in a pan-Asian slum while fending off the violent gangsters who oppose them.
Film
Monday 3rd November 2014 - 18:15pm
This gripping post-9/11 contemporary espionage thriller starring the late Philip Seymour Hoffman delivers in spades.
Comedy
Monday 3rd November 2014 - 20:00pm
The Fez Comedy Club proudly presents a stellar night of star spangled comedy.
Film
Monday 3rd November 2014 - 21:00pm
The hotly anticipated follow-up to the original, The Inbetweeners 2 sees our favourite foursome on a backpacking holiday in Australia.
Film
Tuesday 4th November 2014 - 19:00pm
This gripping post-9/11 contemporary espionage thriller starring the late Philip Seymour Hoffman delivers in spades.
Film
Wednesday 5th November 2014 - 18:30pm
A piquant look at 21st century romance through the eyes of 25-year-old office worker trying to find love somewhere between home and the office.
Drama
Thursday 6th November 2014 - 19:00pm
National Theatre Live's thrilling broadcast of Frankenstein returns to cinemas for a limited time, due to unprecedented audience demand.
Drama
Thursday 6th November 2014 - 19:30pm
Canterbury Players present The House of Bernarda Alba.
Film
Friday 7th November 2014 - 18:15pm
This gripping post-9/11 contemporary espionage thriller starring the late Philip Seymour Hoffman delivers in spades.
Drama
Friday 7th November 2014 - 19:30pm
Canterbury Players present The House of Bernarda Alba.
Film
Friday 7th November 2014 - 21:00pm
From Pawel Pawlikowski comes the exquisite black-and-white Ida. Set in 1960 as a young novice nun goes to visit her unknown aunt Wanda.
Film
Saturday 8th November 2014 - 10:30am
Robin Williams' plays Daniel Hillard, an eccentric actor who specialises in dubbing voices who disguises himself as a housekeeper Mrs. Iphegenia Doubtfire, a Scottish nanny.
Film
Saturday 8th November 2014 - 14:00pm
A comedic, touching masterpiece about a seemingly deranged homeless history professor, Parry, played by the late Robin Williams,who rescues New York's premier shock jock DJ Jack
Film
Saturday 8th November 2014 - 17:00pm
From Pawel Pawlikowski comes the exquisite black-and-white Ida. Set in 1960 as a young novice nun goes to visit her unknown aunt Wanda.
Film
Saturday 8th November 2014 - 19:00pm
This gripping post-9/11 contemporary espionage thriller starring the late Philip Seymour Hoffman delivers in spades.
Drama
Saturday 8th November 2014 - 19:30pm
Canterbury Players present The House of Bernarda Alba.
Film
Sunday 9th November 2014 - 14:30pm
One of the most influential films of all time, Fritz Lang's Metropolis needs little introduction.
Film
Sunday 9th November 2014 - 17:30pm
From Pawel Pawlikowski comes the exquisite black-and-white Ida. Set in 1960 as a young novice nun goes to visit her unknown aunt Wanda.
Film
Sunday 9th November 2014 - 19:30pm
This gripping post-9/11 contemporary espionage thriller starring the late Philip Seymour Hoffman delivers in spades.
Drama
Sunday 9th November 2014 - 19:30pm
FREE tells the story of two teenagers, brought together through the dynamic discipline of free-running who face life-changing choices when a practice designed for self-improvement and freedom starts to cage them in.
Film
Monday 10th November 2014 - 19:00pm
A special preview screening with Bletchley Park Outreach Team and University of Kent's School of Computing.
Film
Tuesday 11th November 2014 - 19:00pm
Billy Wilder's superlative film noir, shot in 1944, follows an insurance salesman lured to his doom by a predatory femme fatale.
Drama
Tuesday 11th November 2014 - 19:30pm
A timeless story about loyalty and truth, about how we make meaning out of life and death and what in the end really does matter.
Drama
Wednesday 12th November 2014 - 13:30pm
A timeless story about loyalty and truth, about how we make meaning out of life and death and what in the end really does matter.
Other
Wednesday 12th November 2014 - 19:30pm
Digibury is Kent's monthly meet-up event for digital and creative types
Drama
Wednesday 12th November 2014 - 19:30pm
A timeless story about loyalty and truth, about how we make meaning out of life and death and what in the end really does matter.
Film
Thursday 13th November 2014 - 18:30pm
From the creative mind of artist Dave McKean comes his second feature film, Luna, a fantasy story about reality.
Drama
Thursday 13th November 2014 - 19:30pm
A timeless story about loyalty and truth, about how we make meaning out of life and death and what in the end really does matter.
Film
Friday 14th November 2014 - 18:15pm
Woody Allen's latest stars Colin Firth as Stanley, a magician charged with exposing a young American psychic, Sophie as a fake.
Drama
Friday 14th November 2014 - 19:30pm
A timeless story about loyalty and truth, about how we make meaning out of life and death and what in the end really does matter.
Music
Friday 14th November 2014 - 19:30pm
Our new ensemble-in-residence makes its debut with two contrasting classics of twentieth-century music.
Film
Friday 14th November 2014 - 20:30pm
Depicting a violent Belfast at the height of the Troubles in 1971, Jack O'Connell stars as new recruit Private Gary Hook, a British soldier who faces dire consequences when he is separated from his unit during a riot in the city.
Film
Saturday 15th November 2014 - 10:30am
In this sequel, Hiccup and Toothless explore new worlds and stumble upon a secret ice cave, that is home to hundreds of wild dragons and the mysterious Dragon Rider.
Film
Saturday 15th November 2014 - 17:30pm
Depicting a violent Belfast at the height of the Troubles in 1971, Jack O'Connell stars as new recruit Private Gary Hook, a British soldier who faces dire consequences when he is separated from his unit during a riot in the city.
Drama
Saturday 15th November 2014 - 19:30pm
A timeless story about loyalty and truth, about how we make meaning out of life and death and what in the end really does matter.
Music
Saturday 15th November 2014 - 19:30pm
A concert in aid of Soldiers, Sailors and Airmen's Families Association, supporting serving, ex-serving men and women, their families and dependants.
Film
Saturday 15th November 2014 - 19:45pm
Woody Allen's latest stars Colin Firth as Stanley, a magician charged with exposing a young American psychic, Sophie as a fake.
Film
Sunday 16th November 2014 - 14:30pm
Robin Williams is perfectly cast as the thoroughly unorthodox and irreverent DJ Adrian Cronauer, who begins to shake things up when he is assigned to the US Armed Services Radio station in Vietnam.
Film
Sunday 16th November 2014 - 17:15pm
Woody Allen's latest stars Colin Firth as Stanley, a magician charged with exposing a young American psychic, Sophie as a fake.
Drama
Sunday 16th November 2014 - 19:30pm
A gripping, compulsive new play that flies from the heights of lyricism to the shallows of workaday existence, targeting our assumptions about war, family, and what it is to be a woman.
Film
Sunday 16th November 2014 - 19:30pm
Depicting a violent Belfast at the height of the Troubles in 1971, Jack O'Connell stars as new recruit Private Gary Hook, a British soldier who faces dire consequences when he is separated from his unit during a riot in the city.
Film
Monday 17th November 2014 - 18:30pm
Lee Daniels' film tells the story of Claireece 'Precious' Jones, a teenage African-American girl growing up in Harlem.
Drama
Monday 17th November 2014 - 19:30pm
Lyrical fireworks. Live music. A story of love and redemption.
Film
Monday 17th November 2014 - 21:00pm
Woody Allen's latest stars Colin Firth as Stanley, a magician charged with exposing a young American psychic, Sophie as a fake.
Film
Tuesday 18th November 2014 - 18:30pm
This free screenings are part of a series of events called "The Genius of Language", organised by the department of English Language and Linguistics.
Other
Tuesday 18th November 2014 - 19:00pm
The Paper Stage is a new play-reading group dedicated to the extraordinary and diverse drama of the Renaissance.
Film
Wednesday 19th November 2014 - 19:00pm
Film at University of Kent welcomes you to Film65, our exciting contribution to the university's 50th anniversary celebrations.
Drama
Wednesday 19th November 2014 - 19:30pm
T24 present Oh! What a Lovely War
Film
Thursday 20th November 2014 - 18:30pm
This free screenings are part of a series of events called "The Genius of Language", organised by the department of English Language and Linguistics.
Drama
Thursday 20th November 2014 - 19:30pm
T24 present Oh! What a Lovely War
Film
Friday 21st November 2014 - 18:15pm
Lone Scherfig's adaptation of the successful stage play Posh stars Sam Claflin and Max Irons as first-year Oxford students determined to join the university's infamously wild Riot Club.
Drama
Friday 21st November 2014 - 19:30pm
T24 present Oh! What a Lovely War
Film
Friday 21st November 2014 - 20:30pm
Compelling drama exploring Victorian social and sexual mores via the true story of Effie Gray, the young bride of art critic John Ruskin.
Family
Saturday 22nd November 2014 - 15:00pm
Join Christine and Hendrik on their journey as they find answers to some big questions about identity and the meaning of life.
Film
Saturday 22nd November 2014 - 17:30pm
Compelling drama exploring Victorian social and sexual mores via the true story of Effie Gray, the young bride of art critic John Ruskin.
Music
Saturday 22nd November 2014 - 19:30pm
J S Bach - Mass in B minor
Comedy
Saturday 22nd November 2014 - 19:30pm
The maestro of feel-good comedy is back on tour with his new show.
Film
Saturday 22nd November 2014 - 19:45pm
Lone Scherfig's adaptation of the successful stage play Posh stars Sam Claflin and Max Irons as first-year Oxford students determined to join the university's infamously wild Riot Club.
Drama
Sunday 23rd November 2014 - 15:00pm
The long-awaited film-event, which will take viewers on an exclusive visit to the very heart of the Vatican Museums and the Sistine Chapel, in the company of Director Antonio Paolucci.
Film
Sunday 23rd November 2014 - 17:00pm
Lone Scherfig's adaptation of the successful stage play Posh stars Sam Claflin and Max Irons as first-year Oxford students determined to join the university's infamously wild Riot Club.
Comedy
Sunday 23rd November 2014 - 19:30pm
The Noise Next Door will be delivering explosive doses of their trademark off-the-cuff comedy directly into the funny bones of the nation.
Film
Sunday 23rd November 2014 - 19:30pm
Compelling drama exploring Victorian social and sexual mores via the true story of Effie Gray, the young bride of art critic John Ruskin.
Film
Monday 24th November 2014 - 18:15pm
This inspiring and candid documentary follows three male ballet dancers over at the very start of their careers.
Film
Monday 24th November 2014 - 18:30pm
Recovering tabloid hack Rich Peppiatt delivers a mercilessly satirical dissection of his former trade by turning the tables on unscrupulous newspaper bosses.
Film
Monday 24th November 2014 - 20:00pm
An authentic, uplifting drama about two friends whose horizons are expanded by their discovery of black American soul music.
Film
Tuesday 25th November 2014 - 19:00pm
An exclusive gala screening of the highly anticipated new feature HOCKNEY, followed by an in-depth conversation with David Hockney from his Los Angeles studio, broadcast live into cinemas.
Dance
Tuesday 25th November 2014 - 19:30pm
The extraordinary story of one man's imagination.
Other
Wednesday 26th November 2014 - 11:00am
Sponsored by the Institute of Physics
Other
Wednesday 26th November 2014 - 14:30pm
Sponsored by the Institute of Physics
Drama
Wednesday 26th November 2014 - 19:00pm
Donizetti's romantic comedy of rural life shines brilliantly in Laurent Pelly's hilarious staging, which matches the piece's perfect blend of sentiment and tomfoolery.
Other
Thursday 27th November 2014 - 11:00am
Sponsored by the Institute of Physics
Other
Thursday 27th November 2014 - 14:30pm
Sponsored by the Institute of Physics
Film
Thursday 27th November 2014 - 18:15pm
This profoundly moving documentary is a portrait of the much respected, much-loved Socialist politician and activist Tony Benn.
Comedy
Thursday 27th November 2014 - 19:30pm
Mark Thomas tells his true story of how Britain biggest arms manufacturer came to spy on a comedian.
Film
Thursday 27th November 2014 - 20:30pm
Lone Scherfig's adaptation of the successful stage play Posh stars Sam Claflin and Max Irons as first-year Oxford students determined to join the university's infamously wild Riot Club.
Film
Friday 28th November 2014 - 18:15pm
Screened to unanimously ecstatic reviews at Cannes, Mike Leigh's Mr. Turner casts a superb Timothy Spall as the great British painter and delineates the last quarter century of his life.
Music
Friday 28th November 2014 - 19:30pm
Originally from Broadstairs is BBC Radio Two's Musician of the year 2012 and a multi-instrumentalist and singer.
Film
Friday 28th November 2014 - 21:15pm
From Susanne Bier, the long-awaited, 1920s-set Serena reunites The Silver Linings Playbook co-stars Bradley Cooper and Oscar-winner Jennifer Lawrence.
Film
Friday 28th November 2014 - 23:59pm
Working with the Musical Theatre Society at the University of Kent to get you doing the time warp.
Film
Saturday 29th November 2014 - 10:30am
A vengeful fairy is driven to curse an infant princess, only to discover that the child may be the one person who can restore peace to their troubled land.
Family
Saturday 29th November 2014 - 14:00pm
Get your knickers in a twist with this classic comedy for wise young children.
Film
Saturday 29th November 2014 - 14:00pm
Based on the children's book of the same name, it sees a doubting boy board a magical train on Christmas Eve that's headed to the North Pole and Santa Claus's home.
Film
Saturday 29th November 2014 - 16:30pm
From Susanne Bier, the long-awaited, 1920s-set Serena reunites The Silver Linings Playbook co-stars Bradley Cooper and Oscar-winner Jennifer Lawrence.
Film
Saturday 29th November 2014 - 19:00pm
Screened to unanimously ecstatic reviews at Cannes, Mike Leigh's Mr. Turner casts a superb Timothy Spall as the great British painter and delineates the last quarter century of his life.
Music
Saturday 29th November 2014 - 19:30pm
A Musical Love Triangle
Music
Saturday 29th November 2014 - 20:00pm
Operating well beyond the remit of alt-folk, Cocos Lovers are a distinctive musical force, seamlessly channelling influences from Africa, the US Deep South and several other real and imagined corners of the globe, while staying ever faithful to their Kentish roots.
Film
Sunday 30th November 2014 - 14:30pm
Sizzling chemistry between Humphrey Bogart and the late Lauren Bacall and a coolly smart script adapted from the Ernest Hemingway novel make this classic war film-slash-romance, a timeless classic
Film
Sunday 30th November 2014 - 17:00pm
Screened to unanimously ecstatic reviews at Cannes, Mike Leigh's Mr. Turner casts a superb Timothy Spall as the great British painter and delineates the last quarter century of his life.
Comedy
Sunday 30th November 2014 - 19:30pm
The free-thinking philosopher returns to ponder timeless questions and reflect upon life's choices and decisions.
Film
Sunday 30th November 2014 - 20:00pm
From Susanne Bier, the long-awaited, 1920s-set Serena reunites The Silver Linings Playbook co-stars Bradley Cooper and Oscar-winner Jennifer Lawrence.