SCREEN GUIDE DAILY: Films in London today 03.07.18

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Find films in London today by: SINGLE-O EXHIBITS (one-off attractions) // MUSEUM SHOWS (several exhibits under one roof – seasons & festivals) // GRIND SHOWS (regular runs).


Featured attraction: The People’s Film Club presents JAHA’S PROMISE + PANEL with directors Patrick Farrelly & Cate O’Callaghan at Genesis Cinema (03 JUL 20:40). All proceeds go to Safe Hands For Girls.


FILMS IN LONDON TODAY

SINGLE-O EXHIBITS

Films in London today: THE AGE OF STUPID at Rio Cinema (03 JUL).
Films in London today: THE AGE OF STUPID at Rio Cinema (03 JUL).

CENTURY – 10 Women x 10 Decades at Deptford Cinema (03 JUL 19:00):

  • 1000 Londoners presents a celebration of women in London and what it is like to be a woman in the city, through the lives of 10 women, born in 10 different decades.

IN DARKNESS + Q&A with director Anthony Byrne & actor Natalie Dormer at Picturehouse Central (03 JUL 19:00):

  • Blind pianist Sofia (Natalie Dormer) overhears a struggle in the apartment above hers that leads to the death of her neighbour, Veronique (Emily Ratajkowski). It is the start of a journey that pushes Sofia out of her depth and into contact with Veronique’s father, Zoran Radic (Jan Bijvoet), a Serbian businessman and alleged war criminal.

JAHA’S PROMISE + PANEL with directors Patrick Farrelly & Cate O’Callaghan at Genesis Cinema (03 JUL 20:40):

  • The People’s Film Club presents an exclusive screening of a fearless doc following one woman’s mission to fight the pervasive tradition of FGM in The Gambia. Panel will include leading UK-based FGM activists. All proceeds go to Safe Hands For Girls.

More films in London today (A – Z):


MUSEUM SHOWS 1 // SEASONS

Radiant Circus Screen Guide - Films in London today: THE MAFU CAGE at Barbican (03 JUL).
Films in London today: THE MAFU CAGE at Barbican (03 JUL).

19TH BIRTHDAY at Genesis Cinema (03 to 12 JUL – tickets £2.50!):

FACE OF ANOTHER at Close-Up (01 to 26 JUL):

LA FÊTE DU CINÉMA at Ciné Lumière (01 to 04 JUL):

PINTER ON SCREEN: POWER, SEX & POLITICS at BFI Southbank (JUL to AUG):

UNHOLY WOMEN at Barbican (03 to 17 JUL):


MUSEUM SHOWS 2 // FESTIVALS

Radiant Circus Screen Guide - Films in London this week: RYUICHI SAKAMOTO: CODA at Aperture (05 JUL).
Films in London this week: RYUICHI SAKAMOTO: CODA at Aperture (05 JUL).

Aperture: Asia & Pacific Film Festival (29 JUN to 08 JUL):


GRIND SHOWS

Films in London today: THE ENDLESS at The Prince Charles (03 JUL).
Films in London today: THE ENDLESS at The Prince Charles (03 JUL).

THE ENDLESS at The Prince Charles (03 JUL 13:40):

  • Directors Benson and Moorhead play brothers, former members of a “crazy UFO death cult”, who receive a mysterious video cassette in the mail. The tape contains an eerie calling card from their past, inviting them to attend an event called the Ascension.

TARPAULINS at DocHouse (03 JUL 14:30):

  • The simple study of colourful tarpaulins reveals the destruction of modern-day urbanisation at the hands of insects. Los Angeles is losing the fight against a growing infestation of termites, and the city’s best weaponry is tarpaulins.

VAGABOND at BFI Southbank (03 JUL 14:30, 18:30 & 20:45):

  • Winner of the Golden Lion at the Venice Film Festival, Agnès Varda’s VAGABOND is a cinematic landmark that introduced one of the most intriguing, complex and uncompromising female protagonists in modern cinema.

More films in London this week (A – Z): 2001: A SPACE ODYSSEY 70mm at BFI IMAX (04 to 05 JUL). ARCADIA at BFI (until 05 JUL). THE CIAMBRA at Watermans (29 JUN to 05 JUL). ENTEBBE at JW3 (01 to 05 JUL). FRANTZ FANON: BLACK SKIN, WHITE MASK at ICA (01 to 05 JUL). HEREDITARY at Institute Of Light (29 JUN to 05 JUL). MARY AND THE WITCH’S FLOWER at The Prince Charles (29 JUN to 05 JUL). RYUICHI SAKAMOTO: CODA at DocHouse (29 JUN to 05 JUL). SHAKEDOWN at ICA (30 JUN to 05 JUL). THE SQUARE at ICA (30 JUN to 05 JUL). STUDIO 54 at DocHouse (29 JUN to 03 JUL). TIME TRIAL at Picturehouse Central (30 JUN to o5 JUL). ZAMA at Whirled Cinema (02 to 08 JUL).


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