This is a film still from TROUBLE EVERY DAY, screening at The Prince Charles from 35mm (20 OCT 2021).
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WEDNESDAY: What’s on in London today [20/10/21]

WEDNESDAY 20 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.

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TROUBLE EVERY DAY 35mm d. Claire Denis, 2001 at The Prince Charles (20 OCT 18:00) / Part of LOST VAMPIRES.

  • “Twenty years after its controversial premiere at Cannes, Claire Denis’ vampire-body-horror art film continues to be worthy of repeat viewings and reevaluation. Featuring Vincent Gallo, Tricia Vessey and Béatrice Dalle, and with a brooding sense of foreboding that gives way to extreme acts of horror as powerful today as when the film was first released.”

  • AN ACTOR’S REVENGE 4k d. Kon Ichikawa, 1963 at BFI (20 OCT 14:15).
  • AQUARELA d. Victor Kossakovsky, 2018 at Genesis Cinema (20 OCT 18:30).
  • BEETLEJUICE d. Tim Burton, 1988 at The Prince Charles (20 OCT 15:45).
  • But Where Are You Really From? The Good Immigrant short film programme + Q&A with the filmmakers – HOH-captioned/Q&A signed live in BSL/live-captioned (20 OCT 18:15).
  • CARRIE d. Brian De Palma, 1976 at The Prince Charles (20 OCT 13:45).
  • CELTS d. Milica Tomovic, 2021 + recorded Q&A with the director presented by New East Cinema at Barbican (20 OCT 20:45).
  • DEVIL IN A BLUE DRESS d. Carl Franklin, 1995 at BFI (20 OCT 17:55).
  • DONNIE DARKO d. Richard Kelly, 2001 at The Prince Charles (20 OCT 13:10).
  • EARLY SPRING 4k aka Sôshun d. Yasujirô Ozu, 1956 at BFI (20 OCT 20:15).
  • EARLY SUMMER 4k aka Bakushû d. Yasujirô Ozu, 1951 at BFI (20 OCT 17:50).
  • THE FLAVOUR OF GREEN TEA OVER RICE 4k aka Ochazuke no aji d. Yasujirô Ozu, 1952 at BFI (20 OCT 20:40).
  • THE HARDER THEY COME 16mm d. Perry Henzell, 1972 presented by Ciné-Real 16mm Film Club at The Castle Cinema (20 OCT 19:30).
  • HOCUS POCUS d. Kenny Ortega, 1993 at Backyard Cinema (19 OCT – 13 NOV various).
  • I AM CUBA aka Soy Cuba d. Mikhail Kalatozov, 1964 at BFI (20 OCT 14:30).
  • LES DIABOLIQUES d. Henri-Georges Clouzot, 1955 at Ciné Lumière (20 OCT 15:30).
  • LES MISÉRABLES d. Ladj Ly, 2020 at Catford Mews (20 OCT 18:30).
  • THE LONG GOODBYE d. Robert Altman, 1973 at BFI (20 OCT 20:50).
  • NIGHT OF THE COMET 35mm d. Thom Eberhardt, 1984 at The Prince Charles (20 OCT 18:25).
  • NUTS IN MAY d. Mike Leigh, 1976 at BFI (20 OCT 18:00).
  • THE OTHER LAMB d. Małgorzata Szumowska, 2019 at Catford Mews (20 OCT 20:30).
  • RATTLESNAKES d. Julius Amedume, 2019 at Whirled Cinema (20 OCT 20:00).
  • ROMANTIC ROAD d. Oliver McGarvey, 2021 + Q&A with the director & protagonists Jan & Rupert Grey at The Gate (20 OCT 18:00).
  • ROOM AT THE TOP d. Jack Clayton, 1958 at at Ciné Lumière (20 OCT 18:10).
  • SCREAM 35mm d. Wes Craven, 1996 + Live podcast with The Evolution Of Horror & The Final Girls at The Prince Charles (20 OCT 20:25).
  • THE SERVANT d. Joseph Levy, 1963 at Kiln Theatre (20 OCT 15:30).
  • THE SILENCE OF THE LAMBS d. Jonathan Demme, 1991 at The Exhibit (20 OCT 20:00).
  • TOM PETTY: SOMEWHERE YOU FEEL FREE – THE MAKING OF WILDFLOWERS d. Mary Wharton, 2021 at: Chiswick Cinema (20 OCT 19:30); Everyman Cinemas (20 OCT various); Olympic Studios (20 OCT 20:30); Phoenix Cinema (20 OCT 20:30); Picturehouse Cinemas (20 OCT various).
  • TONGUES UNTIED d. Marlon T Riggs, 1989 + Intro by Rico Johnson-Sinclair presented by BFI Flare at BFI Southbank (20 OCT 20:30).
  • TONI MORRISON: THE PIECES I AM d. Timothy Greenfield-Sanders, 2019 at Screen25 Cinema at Harris Academy South Norwood (20 OCT 19:45).
  • THE TREE OF WOODEN CLOGS aka L’Albero degli zoccoli d. Ermanno Olmi, 1978 at BFI (20 OCT 14:00).
  • TROUBLE EVERY DAY 35mm d. Claire Denis, 2001 at The Prince Charles (20 OCT 18:00).
  • UN FLIC d. Jean-Pierre Melville, 1972 + Recorded intro by Christina Newland at BFI (20 OCT 18:10).
  • WHITE CUBE d. Renzo Martens, 2020 at ICA (20 OCT 18:50).


HALLOWEEN KILLS d. David Gordon Green, 2021.

NEVER GONNA SNOW AGAIN d. Małgorzata Szumowska & Michal Englert, 2020.

THE OUTSIDERS: THE COMPLETE NOVEL d. Francis Ford Coppola, 1983.



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