This is a film still from NIGHT OF THE KINGS (2020) which screens at Rio Cinema this week (19 JUL).
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MONDAY: What’s on in London today [19/07/21]

MONDAY 19 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.

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NIGHT OF THE KINGS aka La Nuit des rois d. Philippe Lacôte, 2020 + Live spoken word performance presented by We Are Parable at Rio Cinema (19 JUL 18:00) / Part of Who We Are.

  • “Spectacular, thrilling and absorbing, NIGHT OF THE KINGS is both an exhilarating tale of survival in one of the world’s most unforgiving environments and a beautiful ode to the power of storytelling.”
  • “As part of their nationwide season Who We Are, We Are Parable team up with Rio Cinema to present a special preview screening of NIGHT OF THE KINGS. The screening will feature a live and musical spoken word performance that focuses on the beauty and importance of storytelling in Black culture.”


  • THE DARK KNIGHT d. Christopher Nolan, 2008 at Archlight Outdoor Cinema on the Coaling Jetty, Battersea (19 JUL 20:00).
  • DUNKIRK d. Christopher Nolan, 2017 at Archlight Outdoor Cinema on the Coaling Jetty, Battersea (19 JUL 17:30).
  • MAGIC MIKE d. Steven Soderbergh, 2012 at Bar Elba SE1 (19 JUL 21:00).
  • NOMADLAND d. Chloé Zhao, 2020 presented by Deeper Into Movies at Dalston Roof Park (19 JUL 19:30).


This is a film still from SUMMER OF SOUL (d. Questlove, 2021) which opens across London this week.

SUMMER OF SOUL (… OR, WHEN THE REVOLUTION COULD NOT BE TELEVISED) d. Questlove, 2021

This is a film still from THE WITCHES OF THE ORIENT (2021) which screens at Bertha DocHouse today (14 July 2021).

THE WITCHES OF THE ORIENT d. Julien Faraut, 2021



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