This is a film still from JEAN DE FLORETTE dir Claude Berri, 1986, screening from 35mm at The David Lean Cinema (21 JAN 2023).
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SATURDAY: What’s on in London today [21/01/23]

SATURDAY 21 JANUARY 2023 (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

JEAN DE FLORETTE 35mm d. Claude Berri, 1986 presented in partnership with The Cinema Museum at The David Lean (21 JAN 14:00). MANON DES SOURCES 35mm will be screened on 04 FEB.

“A 35mm screening courtesy of The Cinema Museum of Claude Berri’s popular 1986 film, the story of two local farmers who plot to trick a newcomer out of his newly inherited property.”

Check venues for full listings…

35MM PRESENTATIONS at The Prince Charles

IMAX PRESENTATIONS at BFI IMAX

AKIRA KUROSAWA at BFI Southbank & BFI IMAX 

AU CONTRAIRE: JEAN-LUC GODARD at Close-Up

  • ALPHAVILLE d. Jean-Luc Godard, 1965 (21 JAN 20:15).

CELEBRATING JACK NICHOLSON at The Garden Cinema

CHAZELLE SEASON at Genesis Cinema

  • BABYLON d. Damien Chazelle, 2023 (20 to 26 JAN).

CINEMATIC JUKEBOX / CLASSIC FILM SEASON at The Prince Charles (not listed elsewhere!)

DRUMROLL FOR FORTUITOUS HEROES at Ciné Lumière

ESSENTIAL CINEMA at Close-Up Film Centre

  • STALKER d. Andrei Tarkovsky, 1979 (21 JAN 17:15).

FOCUS HONG KONG – CHINESE NEW YEAR at The Garden Cinema

  • SEPTET: THE STORY OF HONG KONG d. Sammo Hung, Ann Hui, Patrick Tam, Yuen Woo-ping, Ringo Lam, Johnnie To, Tsui Hark, 2022 (21 JAN 16:00).
  • ROUGE 4K Restoration d. Stanley Kwan, 1987 UK Premiere (21 JAN 18:30).

MARK JENKIN’S THE CINEMATIC DNA OF ENYS MEN at BFI Southbank

  • Releases: ENYS MEN d. Mark Jenkins, 2022 (13 to 31 JAN).

MOVIE MARATHONS at The Prince Charles

SIGHT & SOUND GREATEST FILMS OF ALL TIME 2022 at BFI Southbank & BFI IMAX

SPOTLIGHT ON WOMEN FILMMAKERS at The Prince Charles

STEVEN SPIELBERG FROM 35MM at Everyman Screen On The Green

THE WORLD OF WONG KAR WAI at The Prince Charles

DREAMING WALLS dirs Amélie van Elmbt & Maya Duverdier, 2022

HOLY SPIDER dir Ali Abbasi, 2022

Also 20 to 26 JAN (various dates/times):

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