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. 



Trumbo (15)

Tuesday, 28 June 2016 - 8:00pm
Cramphorn Studio

Starring: Bryan Cranston, Helen Mirren, Elle Fanning, Diane Lane

Son of Saul

Son of Saul (15)

Friday, 1 July 2016 - 8:00pm
Cramphorn Studio

Starring: Géza Röhrig, Levente Molnár, Urs Rechn

The Fling Festival 2016

Saturday, 2 July 2016 - 12:00pm to 11:00pm

Voices and limbs are warming up and costumes and props are being dusted down as dozens of fabulous acts prepare themselves for the return of The Fling Festival once again on Saturday 4th July 2015


Mustang (15)

Monday, 11 July 2016 - 8:00pm
Cramphorn Studio

Starring: Günes Sensoy, Doga Zeynep Doguslu, Tugba Sunguroglu

The Assassin

The Assassin (12A)

Friday, 15 July 2016 - 8:00pm
Cramphorn Studio

Starring: Chen Chang, Qi Shu, Yun Zhou


Truth (15)

Tuesday, 19 July 2016 - 8:00pm
Cramphorn Studio

Starring: Cate Blanchett, Robert Redford, Dennis Quaid

Welcome to the Leith

Welcome to Leith (15)

Friday, 22 July 2016 - 8:00pm
Cramphorn Studio

Directors: Michael Beach Nichols, Christopher K. Walker


Youth (15)

Wednesday, 27 July 2016 - 8:00pm
Cramphorn Studio

Starring: Michael Caine, Harvey Keitel, Rachel Weisz

Inside Out (U)

Friday, 29 July 2016 - 11:00am
Cramphorn Studio

Starring (voices of): Amy Poehler, Phyllis Smith, Mindy Kaling, Bill Hader,

Hail, Caesar!

Hail, Caesar! (12A)

Saturday, 30 July 2016 - 8:00pm

Four-time Academy Award winning filmmakers Ethan and Joel Cohen present this all-star comedy set during the latter years of Hollywood’s Golden Age.