A Flatpack regular, Birmingham Cathedral a rare example of English Baroque architecture with longstanding links to the arts in Birmingham; there’s a famous set of stained glass windows designed by Birmingham born pre-Raphaelite artist Sir Edward Burne-Jones. It also makes a pretty spectacular venue for a screening.
Some Past Events
Dir. Buster Keaton USA 1928, 67 mins This Christmas the greatest silent comedian who ever graced the silver screen, Buster Keaton joins us* as we take his dazzling film The Cameraman on a three-stop tour through the Midlands. The film sees Buster fall for Sally, a secretary who works for MGM. In an attempt to […]
Dir: Sergei Eisenstein USSR 1925, 75 mins Cert: PG* Unfortunately, due to unforeseen circumstances, we will no longer be showing Man with a Movie Camera at Birmingham Cathedral on Saturday 21 March. But fear not, we’re not leaving you high and dry; instead we’ll be screening Sergei Eisenstein’s famous Battleship Potemkin in its place. Another […]
PLEASE NOTE: This page refers to a past Silent Night event. Click here for the upcoming Silent Night III. After an unfeasibly cosy evening at the Cathedral last Christmas, with Paul Shallcross accompanying Buster Keaton and mulled wine fragrance wafting across the pews, it seemed daft not to do it again. So we return with […]