This is a film still from THE BLING RING dir Sofia Coppola, 2013, showing at BFI Southbank with an introduction by Hannah Strong (14 MAY 2022).
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SATURDAY: What’s on in London today [14/05/22]

SATURDAY 14 MAY 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.

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#QueerHorrorNights returns with David Freyne’s THE CURED (2017) at The Castle Cinema (15 MAY 14:00) / Booking now!

Woman with a Movie Camera: TO DIE FOR d. Gus Van Sant, 1995 + Intro by Hannah Strong at BFI Southbank (14 MAY 14:50):

  • “A beautiful but naïve aspiring TV personality (Kidman) will stop at nothing to get herself in front of the camera, destroying anything and anyone who gets in her way.”

Woman with a Movie Camera: THE BLING RING d. Sofia Coppola, 2013 + Intro by Hannah Strong at BFI Southbank (14 MAY 18:00):

  • “Sofia Coppola’s film, inspired by actual events, follows a group of fame-obsessed hedonistic teens who use the internet to track celebrities’ whereabouts in order to rob their LA homes.”

Joint ticket for both films available from the BFI box office (£15, concessions £12, Members pay £2 less).


  • French Impressions: BENEDETTA d. Paul Verhoeven, 2021 + Intro by Jon Davies at Watermans (14 MAY 13:00).
  • THE GODFATHER: 50th Anniversary d. Francis Ford Coppola, 1972 at ActOne Cinema (14 MAY 13:30 / 15 MAY 13:30).
  • JULES ET JIM d. François Truffaut, 1962 at Regent Street Cinema (14 MAY 14:45 / 16 MAY 19:15 / 18 MAY 17:10).
  • SEVEN SAMURAI d. Kurosawa Akira, 1954 at Japan House London (14 MAY 14:00 – FREE!).
  • WHITE RIOT d. Rubika Shah, 2020 + Q&A with the director & After Party at Catford Mews (14 MAY 20:00) / Part of WE ARE LEWISHAM.
  • WHO KILLED THE KLF? d. Chris Atkins, 2022 + Q&A with the director at The Ritzy (14 MAY 20:00).
  • Woman with a Movie Camera: THE BLING RING d. Sofia Coppola, 2013 + Intro by Hannah Strong at BFI Southbank (14 MAY 18:00 – Joint ticket with TO DIE FOR from box office).
  • Woman with a Movie Camera: TO DIE FOR d. Gus Van Sant, 1995 + Intro by Hannah Strong at BFI Southbank (14 MAY 14:50 – Join ticket with BLING RING from box office).

Check venues for full listings…

70MM PRESENTATIONS at The Prince Charles

007 SEASON at The Prince Charles

ANIME at BFI Southbank

BEST OF CÉSAR at Ciné Lumière

BIG SCREEN CLASSICS: A QUESTION OF FAITH at BFI Southbank

BLACK & WHITE MOVIES at The Prince Charles

CATALAN CINEMA NOW! INTERSECTIONS at ICA

  • LIBERTAD d. Clara Roquet, 2021 (14 MAY 18:15).

CELEBRATING MARLON BRANDO at The Garden Cinema

CELEBRATING SIDNEY POITIER at The Garden Cinema 

CRUEL FLESH: FILMS OF THE NEW FRENCH EXTREMITY at BFI Southbank

ESSENTIAL CINEMA at Close-Up

NICHOLAS CAGE 35MM at Everyman Screen On The Green

SCI-FI MOVIES at The Prince Charles

SCREWBALL COMEDY at The Prince Charles

SEASCAPES: OUR OCEANS ON SCREEN at Ciné Lumière

  • FINDING NEMO d. Andrew Stanton & Lee Unkrich, 2003 (14 MAY 14:00 in French with English subs).

THE WORLD OF WONG KAR WAI at The Prince Charles


Check venues for full listings…

ROOFTOP FILM CLUB at Bussey Building, Peckham

ROOFTOP FILM CLUB at Roof East, Stratford



THE DROVER’S WIFE: THE LEGEND OF MOLLY JOHNSON dir. Leah Purcell, 2021:

THE QUIET GIRL aka An Cailín Ciúin dir. Colm Bairéad, 2021:

VORTEX dir. Gaspar Noé, 2021:



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