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Film, from 15 Nov 2016

The Shining

The Shining


Seeing and hearing Stanley Kubrick’s horror masterpiece in the opulent Gothic-style setting of orchestral concert venue Victoria Hall is a unique and even more unsettling experience. Based on Stephen King’s bestselling novel, The Shining is the story of family man and would-be writer Jack Torrance (Jack Nicholson) going mad as winter caretaker of the cursed Overlook Hotel. Presented at LIFF30 as part of the season of films with classic soundtracks, The Shining is screening from a digital cinema print of the US version (24 minutes longer than the European version).

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled accessDisabled toiletsFacilities for groupsOn-site light refreshmentsAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

Event details

Dates Times
Tue 15 Nov 2016 19:30 to 00:00
Thu 17 Nov 2016 16:00 to 00:00
15 Nov 2016 & 17 Nov 2016

Events at this Venue

date event
Thu 27 Oct - Wed 2 Nov Animate Europe
Fri 28 Oct Corinne Bailey Rae
Sat 29 Oct BBC Philharmonic
Thu 3 Nov LIFF30 Opening Gala - Paterson
Fri 4 - Wed 9 Nov Animate Europe
Fri 4 Nov Interstella 5555



    Leeds International Film Festival


    Leeds Town Hall,
    The Headrow,
    LS1 3AD



    See location of Leeds Town Hall on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

    Map reference: SE 297338  Lat: 53.80038 Long: -1.54971

    By Road: From all directions head into Leeds city centre, upon arrival at the city follow signs for the city loop road (the one way system around the city centre). The Town Hall is found at junction 3 of the loop, and parking is found in nearby streets and The Light car park.

    By Public Transport: From Leeds City Station, exit the station by the Queens hotel. Cross the road to the Park Plaza hotel and head straight up Park Row. Turn left at the crossroads at the junction with The Headrow, the Town Hall is found at the next crossroads. If travelling by bus, from Leeds Bus Station walk up New York Street to Kirkgate Market. Turn right into Vicar Lane and then at the crossroads, turn left to The Headrow. Walk for approximately five minutes and you will arrive outside the Town Hall


    • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
    • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
    • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
    • Disabled accessDisabled access
    • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
    • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
    • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
    • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
    • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
    • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality