The Nightmare Before Christmas
30 October 2017 17:00 » 30 October 2017 18:15
South 13, Belfast
Join the Pumpkin King in South 13’s snowy landscape set for a halloween screening of this modern children's classic.
The film follows the misadventures of Jack Skellington, Halloweentown’s beloved pumpkin king, who has become bored with the same annual routine of frightening people in the “real world.” When Jack accidentally stumbles on Christmastown, all bright colours and warm spirits, he gets a new lease on life…
Pure enchantment, Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas creates a unique and wondrous world. This awesome movie is in a class by itself for its use of stop-action animation.
For groups of 10 or more we offer a 30% discount – Please contact Belfast Film Festival Box office on 02890 325913
This full-length animated movie was shot in stop motion, with all the febrile, twittery fascination that the medium exerts; it has a magic-toy shop feeling, with unexpected objects stuttering into life ~ THE NEW YORKER
This cautionary fable (Be True to Your Ghoulish Self) may be a little too twisted for little kids but anyone 8 or older will spot the friendly glint behind jack's empty eye sockets. ~ NEWSWEEK