A Quiet Passion

Fri, 21st Apr 2017 to Thu, 27th Apr 2017

The story of 19th century American poet Emily Dickinson is brought to vivid life, from her childhood, through to her later years as a recluse. Now recognised as a genius that penned some of the most important verses in American literature, she remained largely unknown in her lifetime, leaving behind a legacy of work that still resonates deeply today.

Terence Davies (2017) UK/BEL 2h 5m

Cynthia Nixon, Jennifer Ehle, Duncan Duff

Built in 1596, Shrewsbury's iconic Old Market Hall was lovingly restored and re-opened as a contemporary cinema and cafe bar in 2004. The intimate 81-seat cinema screens a diverse programme of independent film, classics, world cinema, documentaries, and popular releases.