The following selection of events are a mixture of films and live cinema events.


Films include a mix of blockbuster features and world cinema, all shown in The Chelmsford Picture House at the Cramphorn Studio. Each season at The Chelmsford Picture House features a selection of audio-described films – please see the full list for more information.


The live cinema events are screenings from venues around the world, including The Royal Opera House, Bolshoi Ballet and Royal Shakespeare Company, shown right here in the Cramphorn Studio. This way, you can enjoy world-class ballet, opera and other fantastic performances from some of the most prestigious venues around the world, from the comfort of your local cinema – The Chelmsford Picture House.


Please note rows A & B of the Cramphorn Studio are not tiered seating. 



Violette (15)

Thursday, 5 February 2015 - 8:00pm

Born out of wedlock early in the last century, impoverished and unloved Violette Leduc meets Simone de Beauvoir in post war Saint-Germain des-Pres

Night Will Fall

Night Will Fall (15)

Tuesday, 10 February 2015 - 8:00pm

When Allied forces liberated the Nazi concentration camps in 1944-45, their terrible discoveries were recorded by cameramen, revealing for the first time the full horror of what had happened.

Love's Labour's Lost

Love's Labour's Lost

Wednesday, 11 February 2015 - 7:00pm
Cramphorn Studio

Presented by the Royal Shakespeare Company

Romeo & Juliet

Romeo & Juliet (Pre-recorded from New York)

Saturday, 14 February 2015 - 8:00pm

A dazzling Broadway production of William Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet especially for lovers this Valentine’s Day


'71 (15)

Tuesday, 17 February 2015 - 8:00pm

The year is 1971 and the sectarian conflict in Northern Ireland is at its bloodiest.


Nightcrawler (15)

Monday, 23 February 2015 - 8:00pm

Jake Gyllenhaal stars as Lou Bloom, a driven young man desperate for work who discovers the high-speed world of L.A. crime journalism.

Der fliegende Hollander

Der fliegende Hollander (The Flying Dutchman)

Tuesday, 24 February 2015 - 7:15pm

Wagner’s first masterpiece explores the themes of damnation and redemption that would fascinate the composer throughout his career


Interstellar (12A)

Thursday, 26 February 2015 - 8:00pm

Spectacular space epic Interstellar takes place in the near future on an Earth, that has been devastated by drought and famine, causing a scarcity in food and extreme changes in climate.

Love's Labour's Won

Love's Labour's Won

Wednesday, 4 March 2015 - 7:00pm
Cramphorn Studio

Presented by the Royal Shakespeare Company

National Gallery

National Gallery (12A)

Friday, 6 March 2015 - 8:00pm

Frederick Wiseman’s masterly and absorbing portrait of Britain’s National Gallery.