Cinema show goes on the road

By Jon Moreno

Friday, July 11, 2014

 

Cinema show goes on the road

Disney's Frozen will be screened at Carisbrooke Castle as part of the Extraordinary Travelling Film Show. Picture courtesy of Disney.

SOME OF the Isle of Wight’s iconic landmarks and locations will provide the atmospheric backdrop for a new film-going experience this summer.

Movie industry marketing expert David Coultas, who has a second home in Bembridge, and events manager Juliette McCrimmon, pooled their experience to set up of The Extraordinary Travelling Film Show — a pop-up cinema for the Isle of Wight.

The programme of eight movies will be screened at locations with a link to them.

"We want to bring an old-fashioned, circus coming to town feel about it," said Mr Coultas.

Its organisers hope for bumper audiences of over 200 at each screening, starting with classic Spielberg horror, Jaws (PG), at Appley Tower, Ryde, on Saturday, August 2.

Other screenings will be:

August 3

Adventure classic The Goonies (PG) — Northwood House, Cowes

August 15

Hitchcock’s North By Northwest (PG) — the National Trust-owned field, beside the Dimbola Museum and Galleries, Freshwater. followed by a candlelit tour of Dimbola

August 16

Disney’s Frozen (U) — Carisbrooke Castle

August 23

Animated animal adventure Madagascar (U) — Isle of Wight Zoo

August 24

Cool cartoon comedy Ice Age (U)— Isle of Wight Zoo

September 13

Horrifying horticulture The Little Shop of Horrors (PG) — Ventnor Botanic Gardens

September 14

Interview With a Vampire (18) — The Garlic Farm, Newchurch

Tickets are available from www.travellingfilmshow.co.uk

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