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SATURDAY: What’s on in London today [15/10/22]

SATURDAY 15 OCTOBER 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.

By RADIANT CIRCUS // Twitter @radiantcircus / Instagram @radiantcircus

#QueerHorrorNights presents a very special event at the historic Rio Cinema – our Halloween Monsters Ball: NIGHTBREED (28 OCT 22:00+).

THE BARBARIAN INVASIONS aka Les Invasions Barbares d. Denys Arcand, 2003 presented by Newington Green Film Club at Newington Green Meeting House (15 OCT 19:30 – FREE!).

Do you love world cinema? You’re in luck! Newington Green Film Club shows specially curated European films every month. The Barbarian Invasions (“Les Invasions Barbares”) (2003): During his final days, a dying man is reunited with old friends, former lovers, his ex-wife, and his estranged son.”

TOKEN HOMO presents a new season of BAR TRASH – TRASH PLANET – a thrilling season of 70s eco-horror. Tickets £1 – Booking now!


Check venues for full listings…

35MM PRESENTATIONS at The Prince Charles

BLACK HISTORY MONTH at The Garden Cinema

BLACK PARIS: FACT & FICTION at Ciné Lumière

BLACK & WHITE MOVIES at The Prince Charles

  • THE MUMMY d. Karl Freund, 1932 (15 OCT 13:00).

BOWIE: SOUND AND VISION at Picturehouse Cinemas

  • LABYRINTH d. Jim Henson, 1986 (15 OCT various).

ESSENTIAL CINEMA at Close-Up

HALLOWEEN at Everyman Screen On The Green

HORROCTOBER – A MONTH OF THRILLS, CHILLS & SPILLS at The Prince Charles

MIKE LEIGH IN CONVERSATION at The Garden Cinema

  • ALL OR NOTHING – RESCHEDULED DISCUSSION + Q&A without the film (15 OCT 14:00).
  • VERA DRAKE – RESCHEDULED DISCUSSION + Q&A without the film (15 OCT 15:30).
  • ANOTHER YEAR – RESCHEDULED DISCUSSION + Q&A without the film (15 OCT 17:00).

NEW GERMAN CINEMA at The Garden Cinema

SPOTLIGHT ON ISABELLE HUPPERT at Ciné Lumière

UNIVERSAL CLASSIC MONSTERS at The Prince Charles 

  • THE MUMMY d. Karl Freund, 1932 (15 OCT 13:00).


ALL QUIET ON THE WESTERN FRONT dir Edward Berger, 2022

DECISION TO LEAVE aka Heojil Kyolshim dir Park Chan-Wook, 2022

HALLOWEEN ENDS dir David Gordon Green, 2022



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