Dorchester Film Society
Showing The Best Of World Cinema Since 1958

Dorchester Film Society has been showing the best of world cinema since 1958. Each season we show 18 interesting and highly acclaimed contemporary films.

For more information about the society as well as price information, how to join and to order guest tickets please visit the About Us page.

Our Next Film


The Fencer

Oct 26, 2017 - 19:30 - Corn Exchange


This sweet and satisfying, truthful and truly moving 2015 Finnish Estonian drama plays like a sword-based, serious-minded, real-life version of Dead Poets Society or School of Rock. Director Klaus Hä...

Our Season

All the films for our current season. Click on image for details.

Truman

Sep 14, 2017 - 19:30 - Corn Exchange

Audience Rating: 84

Captain Fantastic

Sep 18, 2017 - 19:45 - Plaza

Audience Rating: 78

Sweet Bean

Sep 28, 2017 - 19:30 - Corn Exchange

Audience Rating: 77

I Am Not Your Negro

Oct 2, 2017 - 19:45 - Plaza

Audience Rating: 86

Graduation

Oct 12, 2017 - 19:30 - Corn Exchange

Audience Rating: 62

The Fencer

Oct 26, 2017 - 19:30 - Corn Exchange

Burn Burn Burn

Nov 9, 2017 - 19:30 - Corn Exchange

Hunt For The Wilder People

Nov 13, 2017 - 19:45 - Plaza

The Olive Tree

Nov 23, 2017 - 19:30 - Corn Exchange

Tale of Tales

Dec 4, 2017 - 19:45 - Plaza

Lift to the Scaffold

Dec 14, 2017 - 19:30 - Corn Exchange

Frantz

Jan 11, 2018 - 19:30 - Corn Exchange

My Feral Heart

Jan 15, 2018 - 19:45 - Plaza

A Man Called Ove

Jan 25, 2018 - 19:30 - Corn Exchange

The Sense of an Ending

Feb 8, 2018 - 19:30 - Corn Exchange

The Innocents

Feb 22, 2018 - 19:30 - Corn Exchange

Embrace of the Serpent

Mar 5, 2018 - 19:45 - Plaza

My Life as a Courgette

Mar 22, 2018 - 19:30 - Corn Exchange

Venues


Our foreign language films are shown in Dorchester's Corn Exchange, North Square. We have an agreement with the Plaza Cinema in Dorchester to show 6 films per season - these films will normally be English-language films.

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Prices

This season 12 films will be shown in the Corn Exchange and 6 will be shown at the Plaza. Prices are £50 for all 18 films, £34 Corn Exchange only and £18 Plaza only. Reduced prices (50% off) apply to under-25s. Guest tickets cost £4.50 per film and are subject to availablity.