SCREEN GUIDE DAILY: Films in London today 28.06.18

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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: MIRROR MIRROR + INTRO by The Final Girls at BFI Southbank (28 JUN 20:45): “A not-quite-direct-to-video gem from the early 90s, this female-scripted and directed gothic slasher looks at the toxic lifecycle of bullying and teenage despair.” – The Final Girls.


FILMS IN LONDON TODAY

SINGLE-O EXHIBITS

Radiant Circus Screen Guide - Films in London today: THE ENDLESS at BFI (28 JUN).
Films in London today: THE ENDLESS at BFI (28 JUN).

THE ENDLESS + Q&A with directors Justin Benson & Aaron Moorhead at BFI Southbank (28 JUN 20:10):

  • Years after escaping the cult in which they were raised, brothers Justin and Aaron (played by the directors) live a quiet life. When they receive a strange message from their former ‘family’ they’re compelled to go back to their hometown to investigate.

MIRROR MIRROR + INTRO by The Final Girls at BFI Southbank (28 JUN 20:45):

  • A gothic slasher about a shy teen who discovers an antique mirror with strange powers…

POSITIVE WOMEN + Q&A at The Cinema Museum (28 JUN 19:30):

  • Filmmaker Rebecca Devaraj and anthropologist and associate producer Anne Lotter screen their short documentary, Positive Women: Heartache, Hope & Living with HIV. This will be followed by a Q&A with Bex and Anne.

More films in London today (A – Z):


MUSEUM SHOWS 1 // SEASONS

Radiant Circus Screen Guide - Films in London today: BETTY BLUE at Genesis Cinema (28 JUN).
Films in London today: BETTY BLUE at Genesis Cinema (28 JUN).

HER NAME IS… at Genesis Cinema (14 to 30 JUN):

IDA LUPINO: ACTOR, DIRECTOR, WRITER, PRODUCER, STAR at BFI Southbank (JUN):

TONY RICHARDSON: THE LONELINESS OF THE BRITISH NEW WAVE at Close-Up (02 to 30 JUN):


MUSEUM SHOWS 2 // FESTIVALS

Radiant Circus Screen Guide - Films in London today: THE DISAPPEARANCE OF ROBIN HOOD at The Silver Building (28 JUN).
Films in London today: THE DISAPPEARANCE OF ROBIN HOOD at The Silver Building (28 JUN).

Architecture Film Festival – Inter-festival Programme (28 JUN):

London Indian Film Festival (21 to 29 JUN):

Queer Asia Film Festival (24 to 29 JUN):


GRIND SHOWS

Radiant Circus Screen Guide - Films in London today: THE MILK SYSTEM at DocHouse.
Films in London today: THE MILK SYSTEM at DocHouse.

ARCADIA at BFI Southbank (28 JUN 18:20 & 20:50):

  • A compelling folk horror/archive film with a score by members of Portishead and Goldfrapp.

BOOM FOR REAL at Barbican (28 JUN 18:50):

  • Sara Driver’s exploration of the pre-fame years of the artist Jean-Michel Basquiat, offers a window into his life and the City of New York from 1978-81.

THE MILK SYSTEM at DocHouse (28 JUN 14:20):

  • The entrepreneurship of the European farmer and their limited economic rights are the driving forces behind this new doc that delves deep into the dairy industry, which has become a global issue on a large scale.

More films in London this week (A – Z): 120 BPM at Whirled Cinema (25 Jun to 01 JUL). THE BOY DOWNSTAIRS at JW3 (24 to 28 JUN). FREAK SHOW at Rio Cinema (22 to 28 JUN). HEREDITARY at The Castle Cinema (22 to 28 JUN). IN THE FADE at ArtHouse Crouch End (22 to 28 JUN). MCQUEEN at Lexi Cinema (22 to 25 JUN). PHANTOM THREAD at Watermans (22 to 28 JUN). STANLEY A MAN OF VARIETY at Picturehouse Central (22 to 28 JUN). STUDIO 54 at ICA (22 to 28 JUN). THAT SUMMER at Watermans (22 to 28 JUN). TRANNY FAG at ICA (22 to 26 JUN). THE WILD BOYS at Ciné Lumière (22 JUN to 13 JUL). YOU WERE NEVER REALLY HERE at The Prince Charles (22, 25, 27 & 28 JUN).


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*THE SMALL PRINT: As accurate as we could make it. Apologies for any errors. Apologies if we have missed your event. Updates & corrections will be made to the online version. Event dates/times are subject to change by the venue/organiser. We check box office each morning for films in London today and try to only list events you can book for at the time of posting: some events may still be sold out. Please click quickly! We don’t filter by age/certification: all readers & subscribers should be 18+.

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