MONDAY 21 MARCH 2022 (A–Z) // What’s on in London today across DIY, indie & alternative cinema including one-off screen events, film seasons, film festivals & our selection of new releases.
ZEROS AND ONES d. Abel Ferrara, 2021 preview screening presented by Deeper Into Movies at Moth Club (21 MAR 19:30).
“Set near Vatican City in Rome, Ferrara’s thriller follows a US soldier, played by Hawke, in the aftermath of an apocalyptic siege as he navigates a world of fear and paranoia. In a distinctly Ferrara-esque statement, the filmmaker said “Zeros and Ones is a film of lockdown and war, danger and espionage, American soldiers, Chinese middlemen, Mid Eastern holy men, provocateurs, diplomats, rogue elements of the CIA and KGB.” (Deeper Into Movies)
- C’MON C’MON d. Mike Mills, 2021 presented by Deeper Into Movies at Farr’s Dalston (21 MAR 19:30).
- ENCOUNTERS: Ukrainian Fundraiser Programme at Phoenix Cinema (21 MAR 17:30).
- THE GODFATHER CODA: THE DEATH OF MICHAEL CORLEONE d. Francis Ford Coppola, 1990 at Picturehouse Fulham Road (21 MAR 19:30).
- OXIDE GHOSTS: THE BRASS EYE TAPES + Q&A with director Michael Cumming at Picturehouse Crouch End (21 MAR 20:00).
- PROMISING YOUNG WOMAN d. Emarald Fennell, 2020 at Whirled Cinema (21 MAR 20:00 / 22 MAR 20:00 / 23 MAR 20:00 / 27 MAR 17:00).
- ZEROS AND ONES d. Abel Ferrara, 2021 preview screening presented by Deeper Into Movies at Moth Club (21 MAR 19:30).
35MM PRESENTATIONS at The Prince Charles
- Includes (check venue for full listings): LICORICE PIZZA 35mm d. Paul Thomas Anderson, 2021 (until 04 APR various); SLEEPLESS IN SEATTLE 35mm d. Nora Ephron, 1993 (21 MAR 18:00 – £1 Members’ Screening); YOU’VE GOT MAIL 35mm d. Nora Ephron, 1998 (21 MAR 20:30).
70MM PRESENTATIONS at The Prince Charles
- Includes (check venue for full listings): THE MASTER 70mm d. Paul Thomas Anderson, 2012 (21 MAR 14:50).
BEST OF CÉSAR at Ciné Lumière
- Includes (check venue for full listings): PARIS 13TH DISTRICT aka Les Olympiades d. Jacques Audiard, 2021 (18 to 31 MAR various).
FRANCIS FORD COPPOLA at The Prince Charles
- Includes (check venue for full listings): THE GODFATHER 4K d. Francis Ford Coppola, 1972 (21 MAR 20:05).
GENERATION AFRICA at Bertha DocHouse
- Includes (check venue for full listings): ZINDER d. Aïcha Macky, 2021 (21 MAR 14:00).
NORA EPHRON at The Prince Charles
- Includes (check venue for full listings): SLEEPLESS IN SEATTLE 35mm d. Nora Ephron, 1993 (21 MAR 18:00); YOU’VE GOT MAIL 35mm d. Nora Ephron, 1998 (21 MAR 20:30).
- Includes (check venue for listings): LICORICE PIZZA 35mm d. Paul Thomas Anderson, 2021 (until 04 APR various); PETITE MAMAN d. Céline Sciamma, 2021 (21 MAR 18:10).
STUDIO GHIBLI at Picturehouse Cinemas
- Includes (check venue for listings): WHISPER OF THE HEART d. Yoshifumi Kondô, 1995 (from 19 MAR).
- The Banff Mountain Film Festival (14 to 25 MAR).
- BFI Flare (16 to 27 MAR).
- Essay Film Festival (19 MAR to 23 APR).
- Hong Kong Film Festival (19 to 27 MAR).
- Human Rights Watch Film Festival (17 to 25 MAR).
- Kinoteka Polish Film Festival (09 MAR to 03 APR).
- London Short Film Festival: Award Winners (19 & 20 MAR).
- Mois de la Francophonie (MAR).
- Oska Bright Film Festival (19 & 21 MAR).
- Also 18 to 24 MAR (various dates/times): EUROPA d. Haider Rashid, 2021 at: ICA // HIVE aka Zgjoi d. Blerta Basholi, 2021 at: ActOne Cinema / Barbican / Ciné Lumière / Curzon Cinemas / ICA / Picturehouse Cinemas // LICORICE PIZZA 35mm d. Paul Thomas Anderson, 2021 at: ICA / Prince Charles Cinema // RIVER d. Jennifer Peedom, 2021 at: ArtHouse Crouch End / Picturehouse Cinemas // SIN LA HABANA d. Kaveh Nabatian, 2021 at: JW3 (from 20 MAR) // THREE FLOORS d. Nanni Moretti, 2021 at: Ciné Lumière / Curzon Cinemas / JW3 // X d. Ti West, 2022 at: Chiswick Cinema / Curzon Cinemas / Everyman Cinemas / Genesis Cinema / Peckhamplex / Picturehouse Cinemas.
- 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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