The Moston Small Cinema has fully set sail – 1 year after it opened we’ve given it a rebrand and its own website, facebook and twitter accounts, all managed by the folks at the Miners Community Arts and Music Centre. To keep up to date with Moston Small Cinema...

Liverpool Radical Documentary Film Festival: 2 – 16 November

The second Liverpool Radical Documentary Film Festival is underway in a host of venues across Liverpool. The programme features films on Housing and Regeneration, The Scotland Road Free School, and Jazz and radical politics A Small Cinema will be taking part in a discussion on the final day - Brave...

Call for Submissions – North Manchester Hand Made Film Festival

This October sees the first ever Harpurhey and North Manchester Hand Made Film Festival – an initiative set up by the community to showcase the creativity within the area, and place an emphasis on real stories that fairly reflect the lives of North Manchester. The festival will take place...

Signs are all there

A new feature on St Mary’s Road, Moston, is this road sign, helping cinema goers to navigate their way to the Moston Small Cinema and the Miners Community Arts and Music Centre. One of the biggest challenges aside from helping people outside Moston find the cinema is simply letting...

Then there was Light!

Finally managed to knock up a Cinema Lightbox in time for Cricfest at Moston Small Cinema. It’s put together using 6 daisy chained tube lights from Wilkinson, various bits of wood from B&Q, and acrylic from an online store. The letters are just inkjet printable transparency paper. I have...

CRICFEST Film Festival- 1st – 3rd August

3 cricket films in 3 days, for £3 each: Thurs Aug 1st - From The Ashes Fri Aug 2nd - Out Of The Ashes Sat Aug 3rd - P'Tang Yang Kipperbang find out more... Sat Aug 3rd P'Tang Yang Kipperbang - A tale of young love, as told by John Arlott.

My Bloody Valentine screenprint poster by Will Daw

Small Cinema collaborator, illustrator Will Daw has created a commemorative screenprint poster for the screening of My Bloody Valentine – you’ll be able to pick one up from the man himself at the event.

Day In The Life of a Coal Miner

A special presentation before each feature screening for the MINERS FILM WEEKENDER, this short film is shown courtesy of the North West Film Archive at Manchester University: A miner leaves home for work and the film is subdivided as follows – The Pit Head; Locking the Lamps; Miners Descending;...

Gazpacho Cinema

Babbling Fools
Moston Miners Fundraiser Tonights Menu Gazpacho Cinema Short Film served cold