SATURDAY 03 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.
VOICE OF SILENCE d. Hong Eui-jeong, 2021 at Curzon Soho (03 JUL 15:00) / Part of London Korean Film Festival Teaser Screenings.
- “Sometimes good people do bad things. Chang-bok (Yoo Jae-myung) and Tae-in (Yoo Ah-in) run a humble business selling eggs. The bulk of their income comes from providing spotless crime scene clean-up services to the criminal fraternity. Then, they are asked to babysit a kidnap victim just until the ransom is paid. They reluctantly agree and Tae-in is left to care for Cho-hee (Moon Seung-ah), a bright, capable 11-year-old girl who is soon re-arranging his world. A beautifully shot, bittersweet crime caper with an award-winning performance from Burning’s Yoo Ah-in.”
- ANT MAN & THE WASP d. Peyton Reed, 2018 + Visual FX Workshop for young people presented by Stow Film Lounge at Priory Court Community Centre E17 (03 JUL 16:00 + 16:30 – FREE!).
- A SON d. Mehdi Barsaoui, 2020 at Ciné Lumière (03 JUL 20:35) / Part of SAFAR Film Festival.
- BLACK GIRL aka La noire de… d. Ousmane Sembène, 1966 + Short: I BIT MY TONGUE d. Nina Khada, 2020 presented by T A P E Collective at BFI Southbank (03 JUL 11:40).
- BURNING AN ILLUSION 35MM d. Menelik Shabazz, 1981 + Short: BUT YOU’RE NOT BLACK d. Danielle Ayow, 2019 presented by T A P E Collective at BFI Southbank (03 JUL 14:20).
- DON’T GO GENTLE: A FILM ABOUT IDLES d. Mark Archer, 2020 + Q&A with producer/former band member Andy Stewart at Genesis Cinema (03 JUL 17:30) / Part of Doc’n Roll Festival – Summer Screenings.
- THE DREAM d. Mohamad Malas, 1987 + ScreenTalk at Barbican Cinema (03 JUL 15:30) / Part of SAFAR Film Festival.
- DUNE 70MM d. David Lynch, 1984 at The Prince Charles (03 JUL 11:40).
- HEATHERS d. Michael Lehmann, 1988 at The Prince Charles (03 JUL 21:00).
- HOW GREEN WAS MY VALLEY d. John Ford, 1941 at BFI Southbank (03 JUL 11:30).
- IVAN’S CHILDHOOD d. Andrei Tarkovsky, 1962 at The Prince Charles (03 JUL 15:30).
- THE LIFE AQUATIC WITH STEVE ZISSOU d. Wes Anderson, 2004 at The Prince Charles (03 JUL 14:40).
- LIVE AND LET DIE d. Guy Hamilton, 1973 at The Prince Charles (03 JUL 17:30).
- LOOKING FOR GILLES CARON aka Gilles Caron: Histoire d’un regard d. Mariana Otero, 2020 at Ciné Lumière (03 JUL 18:30).
- THE PHILADELPHIA STORY d. George Cukor, 1940 at The Prince Charles (03 JUL 12:30).
- THE PLAYER d. Robert Altman, 1992 at BFI Southbank (03 JUL 20:40).
- PRÊT-À-PORTER 35MM d. Robert Altman, 1994 at BFI Southbank (03 JUL 18:05).
- PULP FICTION 35MM d. Quentin Tarantino, 1994 at The Prince Charles (03 JUL 20:30).
- QUEEN & SLIM d. Melina Matsoukas, 2020 presented by Deptford Cinema at Deptford Lounge (03 JUL 19:00).
- SOLARIS d. Andrei Tarkovsky, 1972 at Close-Up Film Centre (03 JUL 19:15).
- TRUE ROMANCE 35MM d. Tony Scott, 1993 at The Prince Charles (03 JUL 18:00).
- ULTRAVIOLENCE d. Ken Fero, 2020 at BFI Southbank (03 JUL 20:45).
- VINCENT AND THEO 35MM d. Robert Altman, 1990 at BFI Southbank (03 JUL 11:20).
- VOICE OF SILENCE d. Hong Eui-jeong, 2021 at Curzon Soho (03 JUL 15:00) / Part of London Korean Film Festival Teaser Screenings / Today’s featured attraction!
- WHO FRAMED ROGER RABBIT d. Robert Zemeckis, 1988 + Visual FX Workshop for young people presented by Stow Film Lounge at Priory Court Community Centre E17 (03 JUL 19:00 + 19:30).
- WHILE WE LIVE aka Medan vi lever d. Dani Kouyaté, 2016 + Short: LIKE A FISH OUT OF WATER d. Roxy Rezvany, 2020 presented by T A P E Collective at BFI Southbank (03 JUL 17:30).
- WILD STRAWBERRIES aka Smultronstället d. Ingmar Bergman, 1957 at BFI Southbank (03 JUL 18:10).
- BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY d. Bryan Singer, 2018 at Bar Elba SE1 (03 JUL 19:00).
- GREASE d. Randal Kleiser, 1978 at Bar Elba SE1 (03 JUL 14:00).
- GREASE d. Randal Kleiser, 1978 at The Luna Cinema at Brockwell Park (03 JUL 21:15).
- GREASE d. Randal Kleiser, 1978 at Rooftop Film Club, Stratford East (03 JUL 21:15).
- INDEPENDENCE DAY d. Roland Emmerich, 1996 at Rooftop Film Club, Peckham (03 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).
- Musical Sunday presents HAIRSPRAY (2007) at The Cinema Museum (07 NOV 2021).
- Sonic Cinema presents A Masterclass with Dirk Schaefer at IKLECTIK (24 OCT 2021).
- The ultimate SCREAM GUIDE to the best horror films in London this Halloween!
- Twisted Folk, a season of folk horror films at Catford Mews (02 OCT to 10 NOV 2021).
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