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Our ticket booking system

For the next few weeks we may have updates in particular about our booking system, so if you have not already done so, please sign up for the Screen Machine mailing list so we can keep you up to date with news about this, and of course news about our programme. You can do so […]

Lochcarron 12/03: cancellation of Big Hero 6

Due to the stormy weather, and cancellation of a ferry, we will not reach Lochcarron until later this evening, and must reluctantly cancel our screening of Big Hero 6 at 5.30pm. There will be another opportunity to see it at 5.30pm tomorrow – Friday 13 March. If you have already booked tickets for today’s screening, […]

Kyleakin 6-8 March: Cancellations and new screenings

Regrettably, due to ferry cancellations, all of our screenings scheduled for today and tomorrow in Kyleakin are cancelled. They were: Today – Friday 6th 5.30pm – Big Hero 6 8.30pm – The Theory of Everything Tomorrow – Saturday 7th 2pm – Big Hero 6 5.30pm – The Theory of Everything 8.30pm – Selma Instead, we […]

Barra: 23 and 24 Feb: changes to schedule

Due to ferry disruption, we will arrive late in Castlebay today. Our screening of Paddington at 5.30pm today is cancelled, but we are adding in an opportunity to see Paddington at 5.30pm tomorrow instead. Tomorrow’s 5.30pm screening of The Hobbit 3 is cancelled – but you can see The Hobbit at 8.30pm tomorrow. Also tomorrow, […]

Free Screenings: North by North West – Films on the Fringe

North By North West – Films on the Fringe Over the next two months the Screen Machine is delighted to be able to bring you a special series of films courtesy of five of the northernmost cinemas in Europe. We will be showcasing recent feature and short films from Norway, Finland, Iceland, Ireland and Scotland […]

Mallaig shows cancelled

Due to severe weather warnings affecting our travel to and from Mallaig we greatly regret that we have had to cancel our visit there on Tuesday 6th and Wednesday 7th January. If you had booked for the films on these days, our box office will be in touch with you to issue a refund – there […]

Back on the road from 5 January 2015

Our screenings for 2015 are now over. It’s been a busy old year – we’ve been on the road for 50 weeks, visiting more than 40 communities and showing more than 40 different films – from crowd-pleasers such and The Lego Movie and Mrs Brown’s Boys D’Movie to more unusual films like Kiss The Water […]

Screenings cancelled: Fort William: 11/12/14

Due to today’s ‘Weather Bomb’ we are unable to travel from Harris to Fort William until tomorrow evening, and must reluctantly cancel both of tomorrow’s screenings: 5.30pm – What We Did On Our Holiday 8pm – Interstellar There will be another opportunity to see Interstellar in Fort William, at 8pm on Sunday 13 December. For […]

Screenings cancelled: Thursday 6 November, Port Ellen

We are very sorry, but due to disruption to the ferry service caused by poor weather,  Screen Machine is unable to make the crossing to Islay today in time for tonight’s scheduled screenings of Girlhood at 5.30pm and Gone Girl at 8pm. But there’s plenty more to enjoy over the weekend. We still intend to […]

Change to our schedule: Strontian/Lochaline: 24 & 25 October

SCREEN MACHINE  – STRONTIAN CANCELLATION  Due to circumstances beyond our control* we very much regret to say that the SCREEN MACHINE will not be able to get to Strontian on Friday 24 October.  We will reach LOCHALINE and will be there today and tomorrow.  FILM SCREENINGS  FRIDAY  5.45                The Nut Job  8.30                Pride  SATURDAY […]