Who are we?
Le Capitole cinema is run by l'Association Culturelle Emile Roux (ACER).
President : Bruno De Monvallier
Treasurer : Frances Zelinski
Secretary : Catherine De Monvallier
A team of volunteers ensure the cinema's activities, promotion and circulation of its programs, as well as occasionally replacing the projectionistes and welcoming the public at the cash desk.
They also take part in the choice of programmes and regularly propose theme shows: often invitations to film directors, local or national personalities, for lively debates on or around a film .
The association employs two staff members to ensure the day to day running of the cinema : projection, internet site and facebook updates, programmation, film displays, welcoming the public...
The cinema has 149 seats, three places reserved for people with reduced mobilty with special easy access. A varied programme of recent French and international films with special sessions for certain publics :
– for young children (nursery schools)
– for young people (School & College scheme)
-2 weeks of 100% special art-house films a year
-« Poets springtime » programme in March
Le Capitole cinema is closed during le Festival international de folklore de Confolens in August and the first two weeks of September.