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When Santa Fell to Earth (PG)
11.15am / Introduced by Oliver Dieckmann
18 November 2012
£3 under 15s
£5 under 18s
subject to availability
A glorious festive romp based on the fantastical novel by Cornelia Funke (
), this joyful new film will get the whole family in the mood for Christmas.
Moving to a new town is tough for Ben, but when Niklas Goodfellow – the most unusual Santa you’ll ever meet – comes crashing down to Earth, Ben plunges headfirst into a whirlwind yuletide adventure.
Not released in UK cinemas until Friday 7 December, be the first to see it at our exclusive festival previews.
Germany 2011 Dir Oliver Dieckmann 105 min
Sun 18 Nov, 11am - on sale now
Sun 18 Nov, 11.30am - on sale now
Sat 24 Nov, 12pm - on sale now
Part of Families at the Barbican
Part of Framed Film Festival 2012
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