THURSDAY 14 OCTOBER 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.
Jellied Reels: Big City Trouble surprise double bill at The Castle Cinema (14 OCT 21:00).
- “This month’s serving of Jellied Reels is a surprise double-bill themed around the joyful chaos of city living. Grit and grandeur, style and substance. The metropolis has it all. Lunatics included.”
- A short + feature film presentation. Run time 2 hours-ish. No more details.
- Take a chance and hop in for a cinematic spin!
- 2001: A SPACE ODYSSEY 70mm d. Stanley Kubrick, 1968 ‘unrestored version’ at The Prince Charles (14 OCT 14:45).
- THE BETA TEST d. Jim Cummings & PJ McCabe + Q&A with the directors at Genesis Cinema (14 OCT 18:15).
- House Party: BOYZ N THE HOOD d. John Singleton, 1991 at Everyman Cinemas (14 OCT various – Beer & popcorn included in the ticket price).
- DEEP RED d. Dario Argento, 1975 at The Prince Charles (14 OCT 18:00).
- DONNIE DARKO d. Richard Kelly, 2001 at The Prince Charles (14 OCT 12:30).
- DUNE d. David Lynch, 1984 at The Prince Charles (14 OCT 20:50).
- I AM BELMAYA d. Sue Carpenter & Belmaya Nepali, 2021 + Q&A with Sue Carpenter at Bertha DocHouse (14 OCT 18:15).
- Jellied Reels: Big City Trouble surprise double bill at The Castle Cinema (14 OCT 21:00).
- LES DIABOLIQUES d. Henri-Georges Clouzot, 1955 at Ciné Lumière (14 OCT 20:30).
- LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS [Director’s Cut] d. Frank Oz, 1986 at The Prince Charles (14 OCT 12:00).
- NO TIME TO DIE d. Cary Joji Fukunaga, 2020 + Q&A with screenwriters Robert Wade & Neal Purvis at Regent Street Cinema (14 OCT 19:30).
- Poetry + Film/Hack – ROCKS d. Sarah Gavron, 2019 + Live performance presented by Inua Ellams at Barbican (14 OCT 19:45 – Relaxed screening).
- Banff Mountain Film Festival – London (11 to 19 OCT).
- BFI London Film Festival (06 to 17 OCT).
- Native Spirit Festival (12 OCT to 20 NOV).
- Wimbledon International Short Film Festival (09 OCT).
FEVER DREAM d. Claudia Llosa, 2021.
- Venues inc: Curzon Cinemas.
NO PLACE LIKE HOME d. Perry Henzell, 1975.
- Venues inc: Catford Mews.
PIER KIDS d. Elegance Bratton, 2019.
- Venues inc: ICA
- Also (08 to 14 OCT various dates/times): CONVERGENCE: COURAGE IN A CRISIS d. Orlando von Einsiedel, 2021 at: Bertha DocHouse // FATHER OF THE CYBORGS d. David Burke, 2021 at: Bertha DocHouse // FREAKSCENE : THE STORY OF DINOSAUR JR. d. Philipp Reichenheim, 2021 at: Picturehouse Cinemas / The Prince Charles Cinema // HONEY CIGAR d. Kamir Aïnouz, 2020 at: ICA // I AM NOT YOUR NEGRO d. Raoul Peck, 2016 at: Catford Mews // MY LITTLE SISTER aka Schwesterlein d. Stéphanie Chuat & Véronique Reymond at: ArtHouse Crouch End / Curzon Cinemas // THE VIEWING BOOTH d. Ra’anan Alexandrowicz, 2019 at: ICA.
- Musical Sunday presents HAIRSPRAY (2007) at The Cinema Museum (07 NOV 2021).
- Sonic Cinema presents A Masterclass with Dirk Schaefer at IKLECTIK (24 OCT 2021).
- The ultimate SCREAM GUIDE to the best horror films in London this Halloween!
- Twisted Folk, a season of folk horror films at Catford Mews (02 OCT to 10 NOV 2021).
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