Mary Poppins Returns - Winter Gardens Film Festival

Schools Screening: Mary Poppins Returns

9:30am, Wednesday 9 March March 2022, Opera House

We’re pleased to bring you a special screening of the musical Mary Poppins Returns at the magnificent Blackpool Opera House.

Year: 2018
Running Time: 2h 10 mins
Director: Rob Marshall
Genre: Musical, fantasy
Starring: Emily Blunt, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Ben Whishaw, Emily Mortimer,Julie Walters, Colin Firth, Meryl Streep.
Cert: U

Decades after her first visit, magical nanny Mary Poppins returns to the Banks household to help them through a difficult time in their lives.

Emily Blunt stars as the practically-perfect nanny who can turn any task into a fantastic adventure; Lin-Manuel Miranda as her friend Jack, a cheery street lamplighter who helps bring light to the streets of London. Look out for Angela Lansbury, who appears as the Balloon Lady and Dick Van Dyke is Mr. Dawes Jr., the retired chairman of the bank.

There is a minimum booking size for this event. As each event will only have one group attending, we’re encouraging schools to book as many seats as they can to ensure that as many young people as possible can benefit from these screenings. The exact minimum booking size for this event can be found on the booking form.

All screenings in the programme will feature subtitles to support accessibility and literacy and are open to all schools. This is a pilot initiative and we will be welcoming feedback.

Please note that as this venue has a large screen capacity we will be inviting multiple school groups to attend this event with social distancing in place. If this event shows as fully booked please do join the waitlist and a member of the Into Film team will be in touch if we are able to accommodate your group also.

If you wish to bring a school group, please visit the Into Film website to book

Into Film Festival

The Into Film Festival is a free, annual, UK-wide celebration of film and education for 5-19 year olds. This year the Spring Screenings programme returns, with three weeks of free screenings taking place across the UK under the theme of We Can Be Heroes, celebrating stories of inspirational figures from all walks of life, from across the globe.
Start your 2022 with inspiring and hopeful stories of when individuals or collectives have come together to create impactful or lasting change, however big or small. Find out more about the festival.



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