Award winners on the big screen

A NUMBER of Oscar-winning films can be seen on the big screen at Quad later in the spring.

British Film The King’s Speech led the way with seven Academy Awards, including Best Picture, Best Original Screenplay, Best Director for Tom Hooper and Best Actor for Colin Firth. The King’s Speech (12A) has already sold over 6,000 tickets at Quad and is back by popular demand from March 25 to 31.

Black Swan (15), which won Best Actress for Natalie Portman, can be seen at the Derby-based arts centre, also back by popular demand, from April 22 to 25.

Inside Job, the winner of Best Documentary Film, screens on March 23 and 24. Inside Job (12A), follows the reasons behind the global financial crisis in 2008, the worst recession since the Great Depression. Through exhaustive research the film traces the roots of the crisis, the aftermath and what steps have been taken, if any, to prevent it happening again.

For more information, contact the box office on 01332 290606.