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Gulbenkian closed to the public - Tue 26 Jul to Mon 8 Aug

All our spaces including the Cafe are closed for a conference event between 26 July and 8 Aug inclusive.

Academy Award nominee Benedict Cumberbatch lends his voice to the infamous Grinch, who lives a solitary life inside a cave on Mt. Crumpet with only his loyal dog, Max, for company. With a cave rigged with inventions and contraptions for his day-to-day needs, the Grinch only sees his neighbours in Who-ville when he runs out of food.

Each year at Christmas they disrupt his tranquil solitude with their increasingly bigger, brighter and louder celebrations. When the Whos declare they are going to make Christmas three times bigger this year, the Grinch realizes there is only one way for him to gain some peace and quiet: he must steal Christmas. To do so, he decides he will pose as Santa Claus on Christmas Eve, even going so far as to trap a lackadaisical misfit reindeer to pull his sleigh.

Meanwhile, down in Who-ville, Cindy-Lou Who-a young girl overflowing with holiday cheer-plots with her gang of friends to trap Santa Claus as he makes his Christmas Eve rounds so that she can thank him for help for her overworked single mother. As Christmas approaches, however, her good-natured scheming threatens to collide with the Grinch’s more nefarious one. Will Cindy-Lou achieve her goal of finally meeting Santa Claus? Will the Grinch succeed in silencing the Whos’ holiday cheer once and for all?

This is a Relaxed Screening with socially distanced seating. All are welcome to this screening that has subtle changes to the cinema experience including:

  • The lights being kept on at a low level and lower than usual sound levels
  • No trailers or advertisements – just the film
  • Allowance for increased levels of movement and noise
  • People to help you find your seats
  • Captioned subtitles on the screen and audio description headsets available.

Tickets: £5pp + booking fee of £1  (accompanying Carer/Support provider go free – please contact Ticket office on boxoffice@kent.ac.uk to book Carer ticket)

Access scheme members please log in to access support provider ticket online.  Find out more about Access and the Access Scheme at Gulbenkian

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Please note that tickets for this event will have a booking fee of £1 added. You can find our statement on booking fees by clicking here.

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Relaxed Screening: The Grinch (2018)

Sat 17 December

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