SCREEN GUIDE DAILY: Films in London today 19.11.18

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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 (a selection of regular runs).


Featured attraction: Lexi Film School presents CLEO FROM 5 TO 7 + INTRO by Francine Stock at Lexi Cinema (19 NOV 18:30): “A masterpiece of the French New Wave, Agnes Varda’s tale of a woman confronting her own mortality has all the stylistic boldness and modernist flourish of BREATHLESS and THE 400 BLOWS, but with a whole lot more soul and sweetness.” – The Lexi.


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FILMS IN LONDON TODAY

SINGLE-O EXHIBITS

Films in London today: BILL & TED’S EXCELLENT ADVENTURE at The Prince Charles (19 NOV).
Films in London today: BILL & TED’S EXCELLENT ADVENTURE at The Prince Charles (19 NOV).

CLEO FROM 5 TO 7 + INTRO by Francine Stock at Lexi Cinema (19 NOV 18:30):

  • Lexi Film School presents: A masterpiece of the French New Wave, Agnes Varda’s tale of a woman confronting her own mortality has all the stylistic boldness and modernist flourish of BREATHLESS and THE 400 BLOWS, but with a whole lot more soul and sweetness.

Short Film Night: Horror & Sci-Fi at Peckhamplex (19 NOV 18:30):

  • A series of short films followed by Q&A with directors: THE PREY by James Webber, F***, MARRY, KILL by Scott Donovan, JUST VISITING by Charlie Koth, CONTACT by Katy Wang and RORY ROMANTIC by Rhys Jones.

THREE IDENTICAL STRANGERS + Q&A with director Tim Wardle at BFI Southbank (19 NOV 20:30):

  • The astonishing story of three men who make the chance discovery, at the age of 19, that they are identical triplets separated at birth.

More films in London today (A – Z):


MUSEUM SHOWS 1 // SEASONS

Films in London today: INNOCENCE, part of FANTASTIQUE at BFI (19 NOV).
Films in London today: INNOCENCE, part of FANTASTIQUE at BFI (19 NOV).

ANIMATION 2018 at BFI Southbank (2018):

CLOSE-UP ON INGMAR BERGMAN at Close-Up (02 NOV to 30 DEC):

COMEDY GENIUS at BFI Southbank (OCT 2018 to JAN 2019):

  • 9 TO 5 enjoys a grind show run (19 NOV 14:30, 18:20 & 20:45).

Sight & Sound presents FANTASTIQUE: THE DREAM WORLDS OF FRENCH CINEMA at BFI Southbank (OCT to NOV):


MUSEUM SHOWS 2 // FESTIVALS

Films in London today: THE COUSIN at Ciné Lumière, part of UK Jewish Film Festival (19 NOV).
Films in London today: THE COUSIN at Ciné Lumière, part of UK Jewish Film Festival (19 NOV).

Film festivals in London today include:


GRIND SHOWS

Films in London today: 9 TO 5 at BFI (19 NOV).
Films in London today: 9 TO 5 at BFI (19 NOV).

9 TO 5 at BFI (19 NOV 14:30, 18:20 & 20:45).

  • This gloriously feminist revenge comedy sees three put-upon office workers turn the tables on their sleazy boss. Judy (Jane Fonda), Violet (Lily Tomlin) and Doralee (Dolly Parton) bond over being mistreated by their boss: he yells at Judy on her first day, consistently takes credit for Violet’s ideas and sexually harasses Doralee. Fed up with him, and the sexist practices of their office, they dream of his removal.

SUSPIRIA (2018) at Rio Cinema (19 NOV 14:15, 17:20 & 20:15):

  • A very original re-visit to Dario Argento’s 1977 cult horror classic by the director of CALL ME BY YOUR NAME features powerful performances from Tilda Swinton (x2), Dakota Johnson, Chloë Grace Moretz and Mia Goth plus a haunting score from Radiohead lead singer Thom Yorke.

More films in London this week (A – Z):


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