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Howl’s Moving Castle on 35mm (Reel Steel weekender)
The Reel Steel Cult Weekender is a celebration of films which hold a ‘classic’ or ‘cult’ status in cinema.
Taking place Friday March 13th – Sunday March 15th at Sheffield’s historic Abbeydale Picture House – a Grade II listed 1920’s picture palace cinema – bringing the sense of occasion to match some of cinema’s most iconic films.
Howl’s Moving Castle
Our story follows a self-doubting young woman who, following an encounter with a witch, is cursed with an old body. To regain her youth and achieve the confidence she lacks, she embarks on a journey with a young wizard in an enormous walking-city, taking her on a journey through a world of spirits, witches and supernatural beings.
An unforgettable tale of magic and adventure, and listed by many as one of the best films of all time, Howl’s Moving Castle is a dearly loved and critically acclaimed universal classic for all generations from Studio Ghibli director Hayao Miyazaki.
A rare 35mm film screening – English language version.
Part of the 2020 Reel Steel Cult Weekender Film Festival.
Sunday March 15th
Doors open – 1pm
Howl’s Moving Castle – 2pm
This will be the English language version of the film.
The 2020 Cult Weekender programme includes:
Friday The 13th (1980) – 40th Anniversary
The Evil Dead (1981)
Assault On Precinct 13 (1976)
RoboCop (1987) – presented in 35mm
Kiki’s Delivery Service (Studio Ghibli) – presented in 35mm
Howl’s Moving Castle (Studio Ghibli) – presented in 35mm
The weekend ticket (£24.00 + booking fee) gives entry to ALL films over the weekend.
Weekend ticket holders will also be able to take part in a special 35mm film projection booth tour at the Abbeydale Picture House, ahead of one of our two 35mm Studio Ghibli screenings – details on how to book will be e-mailed to you.