Hebden Bridge Picture House | WHITNEY | WHAT'S ON

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Date Time
Fri 17th Aug 7.45pm A/D
Sat 18th Aug 7.45pm A/D
Mon 20th Aug 7.45pm A/D S/T

Dir: Kevin Macdonald | USA/UK | 2018 | 125 mins

Whitney Houston broke more music industry records than any other female singer in history. With over 200 million album sales worldwide, she was the only artist to chart seven consecutive U.S. No. 1 singles before her soaring career gave way to addiction, personal scandal and eventually, her tragic death aged 48. Using never-before-seen archival footage, exclusive recordings, rare performances, audio archives and original interviews with the people who knew her best, Oscar-winning filmmaker Kevin Macdonald’s probing documentary offers an intimate, unflinching portrait of Houston and her family; looking beyond the headlines to shed new light on the astonishing trajectory of her life.

The screening on Mon 20th August will be shown with subtitles projected onto the screen for the hearing impaired, and these are signified by the symbol S/T on the website and in our monthly brochure. Please note all other screenings of these films are without subtitles.

A/D For the visually impaired, we offer audio description via a headset, on this film. Please ask at the Box Office to borrow a headset. All films with audio description available are signified by a single asterisk or A/D on the website and in our monthly brochure. For more information visit our Audio and Soft Subtitles Page

All times listed are the programme start time unless otherwise stated. Films start approx 30 mins after the programme start time.