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Kenneth Branagh introduces Murder on the Orient Express – RFT Exclusive!

We were delighted to receive the following video introduction to his latest film - Murder on the Orient Express - from our Honorary President and local Reading boy, Kenneth Branagh. He recorded the clip while working in Tokyo and we are most grateful to him for taking the time out of his busy schedule to reminisce his early teenage visits to RFT and make some interesting comparisons with his film to the earlier 1974 version from one of his early …

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Desperately Seeking Sponsors …

... before it’s Gone With the Wind!

RFT is looking for one or more companies to be sponsors of Reading’s only independent cinema. Our aim is "To advance education and appreciation of the film as an art and as a medium of information by means of exhibitions of films of an educational, cultural and artistic nature".

Currently our only income is ticket sales and membership fees. We are run almost entirely by volunteers and, despite keeping overheads to a minimum, …

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Reading Film Theatre Audience Survey 

Please Complete our survey for your chance to win four free RFT tickets. Reading Film Theatre is a non-proft charity run by volunteers. We are committed to providing a diverse selection of the best in global cinema at the lowest possible ticket prices. The costs of running RFT are greater now than at any time in our history and we receive no ongoing grants to cover our costs. To maintain low ticket prices for RFT members we need to find…
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Free Ticket for new members offer!

To celebrate our exciting new season, we are offering free admission if you join as a member at our first film Philomena (12A) on Tuesday 14th January.

All you have to do its complete a membership form and pay by cash or cheque at the special membership desk in the Palmer Building foyer. You will then receive free admission to the film saving you another £5.50 on top of the normal membership benefits..

You can also pick up your free …

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