Slow West in Achiltibuie and beyond

Slow West (15) is the new western directed by John Maclean and starring Michael Fassbender. The story is partly set in Achiltibuie, and some scenes were filmed there, so where better to see Slow West than in Achiltibuie itself? The Screen Machine will be returning to Achiltibuie for the first time in many years, at the […]

Tickets on sale to Thursday 2 July

Tickets are on sale through to Thursday 2 July. And what a varied progamme it is too! We are bringing Moomins on the Riviera for the young ‘uns, Avengers: Age of Ultron, Far From the Madding Crowd, The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel and – if you are lucky enough to be in Tobermory on 26 […]

New box office system

Please be aware that we have introduced a new box office system. We hope that this will be as seamless a change as possible and will offer a better service. 1. You can still book on-line from this website. You may notice a few changes to the ‘look and feel’ of the screens, but you can have […]

June: tickets and change of schedule

Tickets are now on sale for our visits to Millport (1 to 3 June) and Brodick (4 to 7 June). Our schedule for the remainder of June has changed to: Golspie – Friday 12 and Saturday 13 June Tomintoul – Monday 15 and Tuesday 16 June Colonsay – Monday 22 June Craignure – Tuesday 23 […]

Our ticket booking system

For the next few weeks we may have updates in particular about our booking system, so if you have not already done so, please sign up for the Screen Machine mailing list so we can keep you up to date with news about this, and of course news about our programme. You can do so […]

Lochcarron 12/03: cancellation of Big Hero 6

Due to the stormy weather, and cancellation of a ferry, we will not reach Lochcarron until later this evening, and must reluctantly cancel our screening of Big Hero 6 at 5.30pm. There will be another opportunity to see it at 5.30pm tomorrow – Friday 13 March. If you have already booked tickets for today’s screening, […]

Kyleakin 6-8 March: Cancellations and new screenings

Regrettably, due to ferry cancellations, all of our screenings scheduled for today and tomorrow in Kyleakin are cancelled. They were: Today – Friday 6th 5.30pm – Big Hero 6 8.30pm – The Theory of Everything Tomorrow – Saturday 7th 2pm – Big Hero 6 5.30pm – The Theory of Everything 8.30pm – Selma Instead, we […]

Barra: 23 and 24 Feb: changes to schedule

Due to ferry disruption, we will arrive late in Castlebay today. Our screening of Paddington at 5.30pm today is cancelled, but we are adding in an opportunity to see Paddington at 5.30pm tomorrow instead. Tomorrow’s 5.30pm screening of The Hobbit 3 is cancelled – but you can see The Hobbit at 8.30pm tomorrow. Also tomorrow, […]

Free Screenings: North by North West – Films on the Fringe

North By North West – Films on the Fringe Over the next two months the Screen Machine is delighted to be able to bring you a special series of films courtesy of five of the northernmost cinemas in Europe. We will be showcasing recent feature and short films from Norway, Finland, Iceland, Ireland and Scotland […]

Mallaig shows cancelled

Due to severe weather warnings affecting our travel to and from Mallaig we greatly regret that we have had to cancel our visit there on Tuesday 6th and Wednesday 7th January. If you had booked for the films on these days, our box office will be in touch with you to issue a refund – there […]