An alliance of cinema-goers, film writers and local artists have united to condemn the Competition Commission’s provisional decision to request Cineworld, the new owners of the Cambridge Arts Picturehouse, to sell or close one of its cinemas in the city. Last year’s acquisition by Cineworld PLC of City Screen Ltd, the company behind the Picturehouse … Continue reading PRESS RELEASE: Campaign launches petition to stop the forced sale of the Cambridge Arts Picturehouse
Amanda Randall relates her experiences of running a community cinema, and why preserving the Arts Picturehouse this way could be impossible.
The recommendations of the Competition Commission will not achieve what they want and misunderstand the local cinema scene in Cambridge, writes Jim Ross
News of the Competition Commission’s report has emerged less than six months after we welcomed our new curator – so are our high hopes to be dashed?