SUNDAY 04 JULY 2021 (A–Z) // What’s on in London today including one-off events, limited runs, film clubs, repertory seasons, film festivals, outdoor events, & our selection of new releases.
BINTI d. Frederike Migom, 2019 + Short: YASMINA d. Ali Esmili & Claire Cahen, 2018 presented by T A P E Collective at BFI Southbank (04 JUL 18:20) / Part of But Where Are You Really From?
- “Binti and her dad don’t have the legal documents required to stay in Belgium, even though she arrived as a baby and lives the normal life of any 12-year-old girl – attending school and having big dreams of becoming a famous vlogger. As deportation looms over them, Binti devises a plan to enable them to stay in the country she considers home.”
- AKIRA d. Katsuhiro Ôtomo, 1988 at The Prince Charles (04 JUL 20:45).
- ALL THE PRESIDENT’S MEN d. Alan J Pakula, 1976 at BFI Southbank (04 JUL 11:50).
- ANOTHER ROUND d. Thomas Vinterberg, 2021 + Recorded Q&A with the director at The Lexi Cinema (04 JUL 19:30).
- BINTI d. Frederike Migom, 2019 + Short: YASMINA d. Ali Esmili & Claire Cahen, 2018 presented by T A P E Collective at BFI Southbank (04 JUL 18:20) / Today’s featured attraction!
- THE BIRDS 16MM d. Alfred Hitchcock, 1963 presented by Ciné-Real 16MM Film Club at The Castle Cinema (04 JUL 13:30).
- THE BLESSED d. Sofia Djama, 2017 + Q&A with the director at Ciné Lumière (04 JUL 18:30) / Part of SAFAR Film Festival.
- CALAMITY, A CHILDHOOD OF MARTHA JANE CANNARY aka Calamity, une enfance de Martha Jane Cannary d. Rémi Chayé, 2020 at Ciné Lumière (04 JUL 13:20).
- CASABLANCA 35MM d. Michael Curtiz, 1942 at The Prince Charles (04 JUL 11:30).
- DREAMGIRLS d. Bill Condon, 2006 at Genesis Cinema (04 JUL 15:00).
- INDEPENDENCE DAY d. Roland Emmerich, 1996 at Catford Mews (04 JUL 14:30 & 17:45).
- INDEPENDENCE DAY 35MM d. Roland Emmerich, 1996 at The Prince Charles (04 JUL 20:00).
- JAWS d. Steven Spielberg, 1975 at The Prince Charles (04 JUL 14:25 & 17:15).
- KANSAS CITY 35MM d. Robert Altman, 1996 at BFI Southbank (04 JUL 15:20).
- LA FIANCÉE DU PIRATE aka A Very Curious Girl d. Nelly Kaplan, 1969 (04 JUL 14:00
- NATIONAL TREASURE d. Jon Turteltaub, 2004 at The Prince Charles (04 JUL 12:00).
- PERSIANS LESSONS d. Vadim Perelman, 2020 at JW3 (04 JUL 13:45).
- THE PHILADELPHIA STORY d. George Cukor, 1940 at The Prince Charles (04 JUL 15:10).
- REAR WINDOW d. Alfred Hitchcock, 1954 at BFI Southbank (04 JUL 15:40).
- THE ROYAL TENENBAUMS d. Wes Anderson, 2001 presented by Deeper Into Movies at Oslo London (04 JUL 19:30).
- SHORT CUTS 35MM d. Robert Altman, 1993 at BFI Southbank (04 JUL 11:30).
- SPRING BLOSSOM d. Suzanne Lindon, 2020 at Electric Cinema Portobello (04 JUL 14:30).
- STALKER d. Andrei Tarkovsky, 1979 at Close-Up (04 JUL 19:15).
- TRAINSPOTTING d. Danny Boyle, 1996 at Picturehouse Bromley (04 JUL 17:00).
- TRUE ROMANCE 35MM d. Tony Scott, 1993 at The Prince Charles (03 JUL 18:00).
- TROUBLE EVERY DAY d. Claire Denis, 2001 presented by Deeper Into Movies at Oslo London (04 JUL 15:00).
- Online talk with Hong Eui-jung director of VOICE OF SILENCE (04 JUL 12:00 – FREE online / registration required) / Part of London Korean Film Festival Teaser Screenings.
- BLACK PANTHER d. Ryan Coogler, 2018 at The Luna Cinema at Brockwell Park (04 JUL 21:15).
- HOT FUZZ d. Edgar Wright, 2007 at Bar Elba SE1 (04 JUL 21:30).
- LA LA LAND d. Damien Chazelle, 2016 at Rooftop Film Club, Peckham (04 JUL 21:30).
- TOP GUN d. Tony Scott, 1986 at Rooftop Film Club, Stratford east (04 JUL 21:15).
- Bagri Foundation London Indian Film Festival (17 JUN to 04 JUL).
- Doc’n Roll Festival – Summer Screenings (JUN & JUL).
- London Korean Film Festival – Teaser Screenings (JUL).
- Queer East – Pride Season (JUN to JUL).
- SAFAR Film Festival: Generational Encounters in Arab Cinema (01 to 06 JUL).
- Sohome Horror Fest Pride 2021 (02 to 04 JUL online).
ANOTHER ROUND d. Thomas Vinterberg, 2021
- Daily, inc: Archlight Cinema / ArtHouse Crouch End / Barbican / BFI / The Castle / Catford Mews / Ciné Lumière / Curzon Cinemas / Electric Cinemas / Everyman Cinemas / Genesis Cinema / ICA / The Lexi / Olympic Studios / Phoenix Cinema / Picturehouse Cinemas / Regent Street Cinema / Rich Mix / Rio Cinema / Riverside Studios
LADY BOSS: THE JACKIE COLLINS STORY d. Laurie Fairrie, 2021
- Daily, inc: Curzon Cinemas
- Also (other films/venues may be available!): DON’T GO GENTLE: A FILM ABOUT IDLES d. Mark Archer, 2020 at Picturehouse Cinemas (daily 02 to 08 JUL various times).
- The Short List 3: Film As Therapy – short films about mental health at The Cinema In The Power Station (13 FEB 2023).
- Lost Reels presents Philip Kaufman’s HENRY AND JUNE from 35mm at The Prince Charles Cinema (21 FEB 2023)
- Electric Frog Film Club presents Hiroshi Teshigahara’s PITFALL at ArtHouse Crouch End (15 FEB 2023)
- Tony Paley presents his “greatest films of all time” at Close-Up Film Centre (from 03 FEB 2023).
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