This is a film still from TINA (2021) screening at Barbican.

MONDAY: What’s on in London today [17/05/21]

MONDAY 17 MAY 2021 (A–Z) // Films screening in London today including one-off events, limited runs, film clubs, repertory seasons, film festivals, outdoor events, & our selection of new releases.

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  • 2001: A SPACE ODYSSEY 70MM ‘unrestored version’ at The Prince Charles (17 MAY 20:01).
  • AMAZNG GRACE d. Alan Elliott & Sydney Pollack, 2018 at BFI Southbank (17 MAY 18:10).
  • BLOW OUT d. Brian De Palma & John G Fox, 1979 + Intro by Ben Roberts, BFI CEO at BFI Southbank (17 MAY 17:45).
  • CLERKS 35MM d. Kevin Smith, 1994 at The Prince Charles (17 MAY 12:30).
  • THE FATHER d. Florian Zeller, 2020 at Ciné Lumière (17 MAY 20:15) / Part of Beyond Words – French Literature Festival.
  • THE GREATEST SHOWMAN d. Michael Gracey, 2017 at Backyard Cinema (17 MAY 20:30).
  • M*A*S*H d. Robert Altman, 1970 at BFI Southbank (17 MAY 20:30).
  • PERSONA d. Ingmar Bergman, 1966 at BFI Southbank (17 MAY 14:30).
  • PORTRAIT OF A LADY ON FIRE d. Céline Sciamma, 2019 at BFI Southbank (17 MAY 20:45).
  • SINGIN’ IN THE RAIN d. Stanley Donen & Gene Kelly, 1952 at The Prince Charles (17 MAY 17:30).
  • TINA d. Daniel Lindsay & T. J. Martin, 2021 at Barbican (17 MAY 19:00 – main featured image).
  • E.T. THE EXTRA-TERRESTRIAL d. Steven Spielberg, 1982 at Drive In Film Club at Alexandra Palace (17 MAY 17:45).
  • THE LITTLE THINGS d. John Lee Hancock, 2021 at Drive In Film Club at Alexandra Palace (17 MAY 21:00).
  • THE LITTLE THINGS d. John Lee Hancock, 2021 at Drive In Film Club at Brent Cross (17 MAY 21:15).
  • MORTAL KOMBAT d. Simon McQuoid, 2021 at The Drive In at Troubadour Meridian Water (17 MAY 18:30 & 21:30).
  • POLY STYRENE: I AM A CLICHÉ d. Celeste Bell & Paul Sng, 2021 presented by Deeper Into Movies at Dalston Roof Park (17 MAY 19:30).
  • PULP FICTION d. Quentin Tarantino, 1994 at Bar Elba SE1 (17 MAY 21:00)
  • WONDER WOMAN 1984 d. Patty Jenkins, 2020 at Drive In Film Club at Brent Cross (17 MAY 17:45).

AMMONITE d. Francis Lee, 2020 at BFI & Ciné Lumière (various dates).

This is a film still from SOUND OF METAL which screens at Rooftop Film Club.

SOUND OF METAL d. Darius Marder, 2019 + Recorded Q&A at Archlight Cinema (daily).

This is a film still from SPRING BLOSSOM.

Featured Attraction of the Week: SPRING BLOSSOM d. Suzanne Lindon, 2020 at Curzon Cinemas (daily) & Ciné Lumière (21 to 25 + 27 MAY various times).


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