Our Film Listings

Not only do we offer a main season of 16 films, shown on alternate Fridays from September to April, but also several extra films.


All films are shown at the Hive, 5 Belmont, Shrewsbury SY1 1TE. Tickets are £6 on the door.
Films start at 8pm with the bar open from 7:30pm.
Sunday films start at 4pm, with the bar open from 3.30pm.

Thirty advance tickets are available from the Hive, either online via their website or by dropping in (Tuesday to Friday). Some of our films are very popular so if you choose to turn up on the night, try to get there early to avoid disappointment.

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Friday 26 April 2019


Happy End

15 | Austria | 2017 | French, English
Director: Michael Haneke
Included in Main Season
Isabelle Huppert stars in this black comedy of inter-generational backstabbing. Squabbles over the family business, pervasive surveillance, and long-suppressed family secrets make for a heady mixture!

Wednesday 8 May 2019


Ana de Dia

15 | Spain | 2018 | Spanish
Director: Andrea Jaurrieta

Ana is unexpectedly expelled from her unfulfilling life by a mysterious doppelganger. With vibrant sound and colour, plus a host of quirky characters, this is great fun!

Part of ¡Viva! Spanish & Latin American Festival 2019 tour, presented by HOME, Manchester, with BFI support awarding funds from The National Lottery. -

Friday 24 May 2019



15 | Palestine | 2018 | Arabic
Comedy drama
Director: Annemarie Jacir

Abu Shahi is a retired school teacher living in Nazareth. When his architect son returns from Rome after years abroad for his sister's wedding, the tensions between their very different lives come to the fore. This is a fabulous combination of drama, comedy, and politics which gives a fascinating insight into contemporary Palestinian culture.

Showing in partnership with Shropshire Friends of Palestine. -

Sunday 2 June 2019


The Fabulous World of Jules Verne

U | Czechoslovkia | 1958 | Czech
Director: Karel Zeman

The most commercially successful Czech film of all time, this is a delightful animated journey through Jules Verne's wonderful tales of science and adventure.

Showing as part of the Comics Salopia 2019 festival. -

Wednesday 12 June 2019


Miriam Miente

12 | Spain | 2018 | Spanish
Director: Natalia Cabral, Oriol Estrada

A coming-of-age story set in the Caribbean. Miriam is bound to win your heart in this topical exploration of identity politics.

Part of ¡Viva! Spanish & Latin American Festival 2019 tour, presented by HOME, Manchester, with BFI support awarding funds from The National Lottery. -

Friday 21 June 2019



12 | USA | 2017 | English
Director: Kogonada

Casey lives with her mother, a recovering addict. Jin visits his dying father from the other side of the world. Haunted by the striking modernism of their town, they find respite in each other and the striking architecture around them.

Friday 5 July 2019


The Heiresses

12 | Paraguay | 2018 | Spanish
Director: Marcelo Martinessi

When their debts force them to start selling off their own possessions, Chela and Chiquita, both descended from wealthy families in Asuncion, Paraguay, find that a new life beckons for them in unexpected ways…

Friday 19 July 2019


Summer Hours

12 | France | 2008 | French
Director: Olivier Assayas

When an heiress with a valuable art collection dies, her children and grandchildren struggle to come to terms with themselves and their differences. With an exceptional performance from Juliette Binoche, this is a beautifully photographed and moving summertime story.