MONDAY 02 AUGUST 2021 (A–Z) // What’s on in London today including one-off events, limited runs, film clubs, repertory seasons, film festivals, outdoor events, & our selection of new releases.
JAMES BALDWIN: THE PRICE OF THE TICKET d. Karen Thorsen, 1989 presented by The Batty Mama at Stanley Arts (02 AUG 16:00 & 19:30).
- “In honour of James Baldwin’s would be 97th Birthday, we are hosting a screening of the documentary film about his life and legacy JAMES BALDWIN: THE PRICE OF THE TICKET. This feature-length 16mm documentary has received stellar reviews and awards. Celebrated at festivals in over two-dozen countries – including Sundance, London, Berlin and Tokyo.”
- A FISTFUL OF DOLLARS aka Per un pugno di dollari 4K d. Sergio Leone, 1964 at BFI Southbank (02 AUG 20:45).
- BLUE VELVET 35MM d. David Lynch, 1986 at The Prince Charles (02 AUG 21:00).
- BOB & CAROL & TED & ALICE d. Paul Mazursky, 1969 at BFI Southbank (02 AUG 20:40).
- CITIZEN KANE 35MM d. Orson Welles, 1941 at The Prince Charles (02 AUG 18:20).
- DANGEROUS 35MM d. Alfred E Green, 1935 at BFI Southbank (02 AUG 18:15).
- THE DARJEELING LIMITED + HOTEL CHEVALIER 35MM d. Wes Anderson, 2007 at The Prince Charles (02 AUG 15:45).
- FALLEN ANGELS 4K aka Do lok tin si d. Wong Kar Wai, 1995 at BFI Southbank (02 AUG 20:50).
- GIRLFRIENDS d. Claudia Weill, 1978 at BFI Southbank (02 AUG 14:45).
- JAMES BALDWIN: THE PRICE OF THE TICKET d. Karen Thorsen, 1989 presented by The Batty Mama at Stanley Arts (02 AUG 16:00 & 19:30).
- LAST LETTER FROM YOUR LOVER d. Augustine Frizzell, 2021 + Q&A with author JoJo Moyes at Everyman Chelsea (02 AUG 19:30).
- LIMBO d. Ben Sharrock, 2020 + Recorded Q&A with the director at ArtHouse Crouch End (02 AUG 15:15).
- THE LORD OF THE RINGS: THE RETURN OF THE KING d. Peter Jackson, 2003 at The Prince Charles (02 AUG 11:25).
- MY BEAUTIFUL LAUNDRETTE d. Stephen Frears, 1985 at Catford Mews (02 AUG 18:30).
- PUNCH-DRUNK LOVE 35MM d. Paul Thomas Anderson, 2002 at The Prince Charles (02 AUG 17:50).
- THERE WILL BE BLOOD 35MM d. Paul Thomas Anderson, 2007 at The Prince Charles (02 AUG 20:30).
- The Sounds of Ennio Morricone panel discussion at BFI Southbank (02 AUG 18:10).
- A QUIET PLACE II d. John Krasinski, 2020 at Rooftop Film Club, Peckham (02 AUG 20:45).
- BLACK PANTHER d. Ryan Coogler, 2018 at Bar Elba SE1 (02 AUG 21:00).
- I AM DIVINE d. Jeffrey Schwarz, 2013 presented by Deeper Into Movies at Dalston Roof Park (02 AUG 20:00).
- Sundance Film Festival (29 JUL to 01 AUG).
- Also (30 JUL to 05 AUG various): HIGHLANDER d. Russell Mulcahy, 1986 at The Prince Charles // I WAS AT HOME, BUT… d. Angela Schanelec, 2019 at ICA (until 04 AUG).
- Sine Screen presents Vulnerable Histories at Close-Up & The Garden Cinema (19 to 26 AUG 2023)
- Lost Reels presents 16mm & 35mm screenings at The Cinema Museum & ICA (19 & 31 AUG 2023)
- The Duke Mitchell Film Club presents DukeFest 2023: A Brave New World (13 to 16 AUG 2023)
- Cinema Mentiré launches with OLHAR PERIFERICO season (AUG 2023)
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