What's On: Barn Cinema

The Barn Cinema is a unique, 15th Century venue running a wide-ranging film programme – including independent arthouse, world and mainstream cinema, seven days a week.

And if you’re a regular visitor to the Barn, a our membership options are a great way to enjoy savings across the estate whilst supporting the charitable work we do.

Browse all films below, or a table of all upcoming films can be downloaded here.


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Outside the City [PG] + Director Q&A

  • Fri 13th Dec 2019

The monks of Mt St Bernard Abbey are a community of 25 men, half of them over 80 years old. This beautifully filmed documentary follows the monks as they move from dairy farming to brewing as they attempt to open the first Trappist brewery in the UK. More Info >

The Biggest Little Farm [PG]

  • 14/12/2019 to 17/12/2019

John Chester’s multi award-winning autobiographical documentary feels incredibly timely amid the current climate and biodiversity crises. More Info >

Knives Out [12A]

  • 14/12/2019 to 19/12/2019

An incredible cast headlines this fantastically enjoyable contemporary whodunit from acclaimed writer-director Rian Johnson with classic Agatha Christie vibes. More Info >

Bolshoi Ballet: The Nutcracker [cert tbc]

  • Sun 15th Dec 2019

A very special screening in our medieval Great Hall. The Bolshoi stage shares its majestic vision of Hoffman's tale, taking audiences of all ages on a magical journey through a world of enchantment. More Info >

Shooting The Mafia [15]

  • 15/12/2019 to 16/12/2019

In the streets of Sicily, beautiful, gutsy Letizia Battaglia pointed her camera straight into the heart of the Mafia that surrounded her and began to shoot. More Info >

ROH Ballet: The Nutcracker [12A]

  • Tue 17th Dec 2019

Recorded 2016. The Royal Ballet's glorious production of The Nutcracker, created by Peter Wright in 1984, is the production par excellence of an all-time ballet favourite. More Info >

Cats [Cert. tbc]

  • 20/12/2019 to 02/01/2020

The subject of feverish anticipation after the release of the first teaser trailer, Tom Hooper’s Cats, co-written with playwright Lee Hall, features a dazzling cast including Judi Dench, Taylor Swift, Ian McKellen, Idris Elba, Jennifer Hudson and Royal Ballet principal dancer Francesca Hayward in her film debut. More Info >

Little Women [U]

  • 03/01/2020 to 15/01/2020

Writer-director Greta Gerwig’s follow-up to Lady Bird – her feverishly anticipated adaptation of Louisa M. Alcott’s classic coming-of-age novel, Little Women – does not disappoint. More Info >

NT Encore: Fleabag [15]

  • Sat 4th Jan 2020

See the hilarious, award-winning, one-woman show that inspired the BBC’s hit TV series Fleabag, broadcast live to cinemas from London’s West End. More Info >

Jojo Rabbit [12A]

  • 10/01/2020 to 16/01/2020

Writer-director Taika Waititi brings his signature irreverence and pathos to this riotously funny World War II-era satire featuring Scarlett Johansson, Stephen Merchant, Sam Rockwell and Rebel Wilson. More Info >

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