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Portishead cinema screenings

By | Published on Friday 12 December 2008

To coincide with the release of their new single, ‘Magic Doors’, Portishead will be screening a short film to accompany the track in 13 independent cinemas around the country for a four week period. It all kicks off today.

Below are the participating cinemas, contact them direct for screening times:

London, Curzon Soho
Edinburgh, Cameo
Birmingham, Electric
Southampton, Harbour Lights
Sheffield, Showroom
Cambridge, Picturehouse
Manchester, Cornerhouse
Bristol, Watershed
Derby, Quad
Nottingham, Broadway
Hull, Screen
Leicester, Phoenix
Darlington, Barn

Watch the video on YouTube, here.

‘Magic Doors’ will be released on Monday via Island Records. The single will be available on 12″ etched vinyl and as a digital bundle, both of which will include ‘Silence’, ‘Threads’ and ‘Mysterons’, all recorded live at the trio’s Coachella performance in May of this year.