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.

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Our Next Film

Cold War

Sep 12, 2019 - 19:30 - Corn Exchange

Cold War is a passionate love story between a man and a woman who meet in the ruins of post-war Poland. With vastly different backgrounds and temperaments, they are fatefully mismatched and yet condem...

Our Season

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

Cold War

Sep 12, 2019 - 19:30 - Corn Exchange


Sep 26, 2019 - 19:30 - Corn Exchange


Oct 10, 2019 - 19:30 - Corn Exchange

Leave No Trace

Oct 14, 2019 - 19:30 - Odeon


Oct 24, 2019 - 19:30 - Corn Exchange

The Guardians

Nov 7, 2019 - 19:30 - Corn Exchange


Nov 18, 2019 - 19:30 - Odeon

The Guilty

Nov 28, 2019 - 19:30 - Corn Exchange


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

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This season 12 films will be shown in the Corn Exchange and 6 will be shown at the Odeon. Prices are £55 for all 18 films, £36 Corn Exchange only and £25 Odeon only. Reduced prices (50% off) apply to under-25s. Guest tickets cost £5 per film and are subject to availablity.