MONDAY 05 JULY 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.
WITCH: WE INTEND TO CAUSE HAVOC d. Gio Arlotta, 2020 + Virtual Q&A with the director & WITCH band member Patrick Mwondela at Rio Cinema (05 JUL 18:15).
- “WITCH: WE INTEND TO CAUSE HAVOC is a vibrant, joyous celebration of life and music. Discover the psychedelic sounds of rock superstars WITCH from their mud-hut village formation to superstardom in the politically turbulent Zambia of the 70s, and eventual re-discovery by contemporary music fans.”
- Following the screening director Gio Arlotta and WITCH band member Patrick Mwondela will be live for a virtual Q&A.
- A MAN FOR ALL SEASONS d. Fred Zinnemann, 1966 + Q&A with Ian Foster at Everyman Chelsea (05 JUL 19:00).
- APOCALYPSE NOW 35MM d. Francis Ford Coppola, 1979 at The Prince Charles (05 JUL 14:50).
- A SUMMER’S TALE 35MM aka Conte d’été d. Éric Rohmer, 1996 at The Prince Charles (05 JUL 14:20).
- THE CONFORMIST aka IL Conformista, 1970 at The Prince Charles (05 JUL 18:00).
- DUNE 70MM d. David Lynch, 1984 at The Prince Charles (05 JUL 20:30).
- THE EVIL DEAD d. Sam Raimi, 1981 at The Prince Charles (05 JUL 21:00).
- THE HANDMAIDEN [Director’s Cut] d. Park Chan-Wook, 2016 at The Prince Charles (05 JUL 17:30).
- HOPE & GLORY d. John Boorman, 1987 at BFI Southbank (05 JUL 14:30).
- Introducing Márta Mészáros illustrated talk by season programmer Maggi Hurt + THE GIRL aka Eltávozott nap d. Márta Mészáros, 1968 at BFI Southbank (05 JUL 17:45).
- THE MAGNIFICENT AMBERSONS 35MM d. Orson Welles, 1942 at BFI Southbank (05 JUL 20:50).
- PAPRIKA d. Satoshi Kon, 2006 at The Prince Charles (05 JUL 12:30 – SUB).
- PERSONA d. Ingmar Bergman, 1966 at The Prince Charles (05 JUL 12:00).
- TRAINSPOTTING d. Danny Boyle, 1996 at Everyman Cinemas (05 JUL various).
- TRAINSPOTTING d. Danny Boyle, 1996 at Picturehouse Bromley (05 JUL 19:45).
- WILD STRAWBERRIES aka Smultronstället d. Ingmar Bergman, 1957 at BFI Southbank (05 JUL 20:45).
- WITCH: WE INTEND TO CAUSE HAVOC d. Gio Arlotta, 2020 + Virtual Q&A with the director & WITCH band member Patrick Mwondela at Rio Cinema (05 JUL 18:15) / Today’s featured attraction.
- No Ticket Required: GOLD DIGGERS OF 1935 d. Busby Berkeley, 1935 online discussion of the film with Jon Davies (05 JUL 20:00 – Watch film beforehand).
- TOUKI BOUKI d. Djibril Diop Mambéty, 1973 prentend online by Other Cinemas (05 JUL 17:00 to 10 JUL 20:30 – FREE!).
- BELLY d. Hype Williams, 1998 presented by Deeper Into Movies at Dalston Roof Park (05 JUL 19:30).
- CRUELLA d. Craig Gillespie, 2021 at Rooftop Film Club, Peckham (05 JUL 21:15).
- SEX & THE CITY d. Michael Patrick King, 2008 at Bar Elba SE1 (05 JUL 21:30).
- Bagri Foundation London Indian Film Festival (17 JUN to 04 JUL).
- Doc’n Roll Festival – Summer Screenings (JUN & JUL).
- London Korean Film Festival – Teaser Screenings (JUL).
- Queer East – Pride Season (JUN to JUL).
- SAFAR Film Festival: Generational Encounters in Arab Cinema (01 to 06 JUL).
- Sohome Horror Fest Pride 2021 (02 to 04 JUL online).
ANOTHER ROUND d. Thomas Vinterberg, 2021
- Daily, inc: Archlight Cinema / ArtHouse Crouch End / Barbican / BFI / The Castle / Catford Mews / Ciné Lumière / Curzon Cinemas / Electric Cinemas / Everyman Cinemas / Genesis Cinema / ICA / The Lexi / Olympic Studios / Phoenix Cinema / Picturehouse Cinemas / Regent Street Cinema / Rich Mix / Rio Cinema / Riverside Studios
LADY BOSS: THE JACKIE COLLINS STORY d. Laurie Fairrie, 2021
- Daily, inc: Curzon Cinemas
- Also (other films/venues may be available!): DON’T GO GENTLE: A FILM ABOUT IDLES d. Mark Archer, 2020 at Picturehouse Cinemas (daily 02 to 08 JUL various times).
- 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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