Pinwell Road
East Sussex
Venue The Depot

An independent community cinema and cafe-restaurant with education facilities, created and operated by the charity Lewes Community Screen.

Booking information


Mon – Thurs after 5pm £8
Fri – Sun all day £9

Young people under 25, any time £4
Concessions* £4
Carers with CEA Card holder free (please book in person or by telephone, no booking fee)

*Concessions are for people registered unemployed and people on DLA or PIP benefit (proof required)


Box office is open 11:00 – 20:30

Telephone lines only open during those times. You can book tickets online anytime.


Depot is all on the ground floor and there are accessible ways around all minor height levels. The three auditoria, the café, restaurant, lounge and gallery, the toilets, the outside terraces, and the garden are equally accessible to all. All signage is bold and large. There are gender neutral toilets adjacent to the restaurant.

Depot has a number of other access facilities including an audio description system on select titles, induction loops above the ticket office, food and drink counters and in the Studio, infrared hearing systems in the auditorium and free tickets for carers.

COVID Policies

Face coverings are mandatory while watching a film.

Contactless payments are preferred.

Depot is operating at 75% capacity, with social distancing in place in the auditoriums.