Calling all witches and wizards to Saffron Screen

12:02 24 October 2012

The Witches

The Witches


HALLOWEEN promises tricks and treats for the whole family at Saffron Screen on October 31.

Get dressed up and join the cinema at 3pm for The Witches (PG), a thrilling adaptation of Roald Dahl’s story starring Anjelica Huston as the Grand High Witch. A boy stumbles on a convention of witches as they plan to turn all children in England into mice; when he is changed to a mouse himself, how can he save the day?

Dress to frighten, as a prize will be awarded for the best costume.

Saffron Screen will also be showing Paranorman (PG) on Saturday and Sunday, october 27 & 28 at 3pm – a stop-motion animation about a strange boy who finds his ability to talk to the dead helps him save his town from zombies.

With Frankenweenie (PG) and Hotel Transylvania (U) coming in the November/December programme, there is plenty of Halloween fun for the family.

Tickets: Adult £6.20, adult conc £4.20, 18 & under £3.60. Tickets for films and further information for upcoming films is available online at, from Saffron Walden Tourist Information Centre, or at the Box Office


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