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fabricATE

Space A, Spazju Kreattiv St James Cavalier, Castille Place, Valletta

From the mundanity of the everyday, to the grandeur of the historical, fantastical and biblical, with fabricATE, Gabriel Buttigieg reworks Graeco-Roman myths from Oedipus to Ovid, and subverts them.

ENEMY (a peace conference) – Exhibition

Space B, Spazju Kreattiv St James Cavalier, Castille Place, Valletta

ENEMY (a peace conference) is the first part of a performance trilogy in relation to the wars in Europe. Having completed an initial long-term work entitled BARBARE on the member countries of the European Union from 2019 to 2022, Zone -poème- took on Europe with a view to creating a work for peace and questioning the figure of the enemy.

Italian Film Days: Il più bel secolo della mia vita

Spazju Kreattiv Cinema St James Cavalier, Castille Place, Valletta

The 2024 edition of the Italian Film Days – in collaboration with Spazju Kreattiv and the M.A. in film studies of the Faculty of Arts (University of Malta) – is finally here! A number of Italian movies playing for the first time in Malta!   All screenings are in Italian with English subtitles.

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maltabiennale.art – Film Screenings

Spazju Kreattiv Cinema St James Cavalier, Castille Place, Valletta

Independent and innovative filmmakers from around the world have been selected to show weekly for the duration of maltabiennale.art, which runs from 13 March until 31 May, giving voice to diverse, daring, original works that straddle creative documentary, personal essay, animation and experimental.

NT Live: NYE (first screening)

Spazju Kreattiv Cinema St James Cavalier, Castille Place, Valletta

Michael Sheen plays Nye Bevan in a surreal and spectacular journey through the life and legacy of the man who transformed Britain’s welfare state.

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Hedda Gabler

Spazju Kreattiv Theatre St James Cavalier, Castille Place, Valletta

Hedda Gabler stands as a masterpiece of literary realism, widely acclaimed as one of the finest theatre works ever crafted.

Shifting Contexts III

Space C, Spazju Kreattiv St James Cavalier, Castille Place, Valletta

Shifting Contexts III is a research-based art project aimed at exploring the critical role of art and its ability to respond to a rapidly changing world and contribute to contemporary discourse.

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Love Lies Bleeding

Spazju Kreattiv Cinema St James Cavalier, Castille Place, Valletta

From Director Rose Glass (Saint Maud) comes an electric new love story;

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20 Days in Mariupol 

On the eve of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, a team of Ukrainian journalists enter the strategic eastern port city of Mariupol. During the subsequent siege and assault, as bombs fall, inhabitants flee, and access to electricity, food, water, and medicine are severed, the team — the only international journalists left — struggles to cover the war atrocities and to transmit their footage out. Eventually surrounded by Russian soldiers, they shelter in a hospital, unsure of how they’ll escape.

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Kidnapped

Spazju Kreattiv Cinema St James Cavalier, Castille Place, Valletta

Never one to shy away from controversial subject matter, the veteran Italian filmmaker Marco Bellocchio (Fists in the Pocket, The Conviction) here brings to life an unbelievable true story lifted from the pages of a shocking and horrifying history. 

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Macbeth: Ralph Fiennes & Indira Varma (Encore)

Spazju Kreattiv Cinema St James Cavalier, Castille Place, Valletta

Tony and BAFTA Award winner Ralph Fiennes (Antony & Cleopatra, Schindler's List, Coriolanus) and Olivier Award winner Indira Varma (Present Laughter, Game of Thrones, Luther) star in a brand-new ‘full-voltage visceral’ (★★★★ Daily Telegraph) production of William Shakespeare’s Macbeth.

MET Opera Live in HD: Roméo et Juliette (Encore)

Spazju Kreattiv Cinema St James Cavalier, Castille Place, Valletta

Two singers at the height of their powers—radiant soprano Nadine Sierra and tenor sensation Benjamin Bernheim—come together as the star-crossed lovers in Gounod’s sumptuous Shakespeare adaptation, with Met Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin on the podium to conduct one of the repertoire’s most romantic scores.

NT Live: NYE (encore screening)

Spazju Kreattiv Cinema St James Cavalier, Castille Place, Valletta

Michael Sheen plays Nye Bevan in a surreal and spectacular journey through the life and legacy of the man who transformed Britain’s welfare state.

Spanish Film Days: 15 años y un día (15 years and one day)

Spazju Kreattiv Cinema St James Cavalier, Castille Place, Valletta

Margo qed tissielet biex tieħu ħsieb lil binha, Jon, żagħżugħ ribelluż u bi spirtu ħieles li jagħmila ma’ klikka ħażina. Wara li Jon jitkeċċa mill-iskola, Margo tibgħatlu jgħix man-nannu tiegħu Max, uffiċjal militari rtirat li jgħix f’belt żgħira kostali u dan jemmen li jista’ jgħin lin-neputi tiegħu bl-istil ta’ dixxiplina tiegħu stess.

World Environment Day – Blueback

Spazju Kreattiv Cinema St James Cavalier, Castille Place, Valletta

Blueback: A heart-warming tale of family, friendship and the importance of protecting our environment. After returning to her remote coastal community in Western Australia to care for her ill mother, marine biologist Abby Jackson reflects on her childhood and the powerful influence her activist mother, Dora, had on her worldview.