TUESDAY 03 AUGUST 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.
MARKED WOMAN 35MM d. Lloyd Bacon, 1937 at BFI Southbank (03 AUG 18:10) / Part of BETTE DAVIS: HOLLYWOOD REBEL.
- “Davis stars as Manhattan club ‘hostess’ Mary, who stands up to a mobster and finds herself in danger from him and his goons – Humphrey Bogart is the DA who must try and build a case against him. Having failed in her own legal quest to break her Warners contract, Davis went on to establish herself as a force to be reckoned with, gaining the respect of the studio and picking up Best Actress at the Venice Film Festival.”
- ALL ABOUT EVE d. Joseph L Mankiewicz, 1950 at BFI Southbank (03 AUG 14:30).
- BLUE VELVET 35MM d. David Lynch, 1986 at The Prince Charles (03 AUG 14:40).
- BRIGHT STAR 35MM d. Jane Campion, 2009 at BFI Southbank (03 AUG 20:30).
- BROADCAST NEWS d. James L. Brooks, 1987 at The Prince Charles (03 AUG 20:45).
- CINEMA PARADISO aka Nuovo Cinema Paradiso d. Giuseppe Tornatore, 1988 at The Prince Charles (03 AUG 12:00).
- HAPPY TOGETHER 4K aka Chun gwong cha sit d. Wong Kar Wai, 1997 at BFI Southbank (03 AUG 20:50).
- IN THE MOOD FOR LOVE 4K aka Fa yeung nin wah d. Wong Kar Wai, 2000 at ICA (03 AUG 18:40).
- JAMES BALDWIN: THE PRICE OF THE TICKET d. Karen Thorsen, 1989 presented by The Batty Mama at Stanley Arts (03 AUG 19:30).
- MARKED WOMAN 35MM d. Lloyd Bacon, 1937 at BFI Southbank (03 AUG 18:10).
- MODERN ROMANCE 35MM d. Albert Brooks, 1981 at The Prince Charles (03 AUG 18:15).
- MY BEAUTIFUL LAUNDRETTE d. Stephen Frears, 1985 at Catford Mews (03 AUG 21:00).
- RESET d. Thierry Donard , 2021 at Genesis Cinema (03 AUG 21:00).
- THE ROCK 35MM d. Michael Bay, 1996 at The Prince Charles (03 AUG 15:10).
- THE SACRIFICE d. Andrei Tarkovsky, 1986 at ICA (03 AUG 15:20).
- THE SPARKS BROTHERS d. Edgar Wright, 2021 + Q&A with the director at BFI Southbank (03 AUG 19:45).
- TRUE ROMANCE 35MM d. Tony Scott, 1993 at The Prince Charles (03 AUG 20:30).
- WHAT THE HELL IS IT THIS TIME? SPARKS LIVE IN LONDON d. Edgar Wright, 2021 + Intro by the director at BFI Southbank (03 AUG 17:10).
- BLACK PANTHER d. Ryan Coogler, 2018 at Rooftop Film Club, Stratford East (03 AUG 20:45).
- JUDAS & THE BLACK MESSIAH d. Shaka King, 2021 at Rooftop Film Club, Peckham (03 AUG 20:45).
- ROMEO + JULIET d. Baz Luhrmann, 1996 at The Luna Cinema at Victoria Tower Gardens, Westminster (03 AUG 20:45).
- TRAINSPOTTING d. Danny Boyle, 1996 at Bar Elba SE1 (03 AUG 21:00).
- Sundance Film Festival (29 JUL to 01 AUG).
- Also (30 JUL to 05 AUG various): HIGHLANDER d. Russell Mulcahy, 1986 at The Prince Charles // I WAS AT HOME, BUT… d. Angela Schanelec, 2019 at ICA (until 04 AUG).
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