Welcome to Portsmouth Film Society

Welcome to The Portsmouth Film Society’s website. The society shows the best in world cinema, documentary, independent film, animation and classic movies. Members and public see great films in a social environment, and meet and chat about movies with other film fans. PFS gives you the chance to watch great films that you might not otherwise get a chance to see. You do not have to be member to watch the films.

 Portsmouth Film Society CIC ( Community Interest Company)

Company Number: 10229238 (13th June 2016)

Click here to read about our season of Open Air Sunset Screenings this summer.

PLEASE NOTE – If screenings cannot take place due to adverse weather, an alternative date will be announced on the website prior to the rescheduled event. All pre-ordered tickets purchased through the Portsmouth Film Society website are transferable to Sunset screenings. Unless sold-out, tickets can also be purchased on the gate at all screenings.

For last minute news on any late extra tickets, follow us on Facebook.

whats-new-pussycatWHAT’S NEW PUSSY CAT? (US, 1965)
Southsea Castle
After Sunset.| Wednesday 29 June.
Cert 15  | 108 min
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Fashion editor Michael James a psychiatrist to help with his inability to have serious relationships with the women he meets. Meanwhile, Victor Shakapopulis desperately tries to attract even one. Introduced by Dr. Dave Allen.

Note:Under an agreement with the Castle, food or drink can’t be brought in, but their restaurant is open.

willy_wonka_and_the_chocolate_factorWILLY WONKA AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY (UK, 1971)
Castle Road
After Sunset.| Friday 1 July
Cert U  | 100  min
Free Entry

Perversely faithful to the spirit of Roald Dahl’s original book Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Enigmatic candy manufacturer Willy Wonka stages a contest by hiding five golden tickets in five of his scrumptious candy bars. Four of the five winning children are insufferable brats: the fifth is a likeable young lad named Charlie Bucket who takes the tour in the company of his equally amiable grandfather.

Parking is available at the Pyramids and D Day museum car park, and parking is free after 10pm. Toilets are available on site.

songoftheseaSong of the Sea (Ireland, 2014)
Southsea Band Stand
After Sunset.| Saturday 2  July.
Cert PG  | 92 min
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The last seal-child, Saoirse, and her brother Ben go on an epic journey to save the world of magic and discover the secrets of their past. Pursued by mythical creatures, Saoirse and Ben race against time to awaken Saoirse’s powers and keep the spirit world from disappearing forever. A wonder of magical storytelling and visual splendor that is destined to become a classic. Parking is available at the Pyramids and D Day museum car park, and parking is free after 10pm. Toilets are available at the D Day car park and will be open till  11.30pm

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PLEASE NOTE – If screenings cannot take place due to adverse weather, an alternative date will be announced on the website prior to the rescheduled event. All pre-ordered tickets purchased through the Portsmouth Film Society website are transferable to Sunset screenings. Unless sold-out, tickets can also be purchased on the gate at all screenings. For last minute news on any late extra tickets, follow us on Facebook.