WEDNESDAY 30 JUNE 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.
- BATTLE ROYALE aka Batoru rowaiaru d. Kinji Fukasaku, 2000 at The Prince Charles (30 JUN 21:00).
- BLADE RUNNER 2049 d. Denis Villeneuve, 2017 at The Prince Charles (30 JUN 11:35).
- DEMON SLAYER THE MOVIE: MUGEN TRAIN d. Haruo Sotozaki, 2020 at Olympic Studios (30 JUN 19:00).
- DIE HARD 70MM d. John McTiernan, 1988 at The Prince Charles (30 JUN 20:30).
- GALAXY QUEST 35MM d. Dean Parisot, 1999 at The Prince Charles (daily 26 JUN to 01 JUL various times).
- KINKY BOOTS d. Julian Jarrold, 2005 at Backyard Cinema (30 JUN 20:00).
- KOOZHANGAL aka Pebbles d. P.S Vinothraj, 2021 + Recorded Q&A with the director & producer Vignesh Shivan at Rich Mix (30 JUN 20:00) / Part of London Indian Film Festival.
- LAST MAN STANDING: SUGE KNIGHT & THE MURDERS OF BIGGIE & TUPAC d. Nick Broomfield, 2021 + Recorded Q&A with the director at: Barbican (30 JUN 20:45); Bertha DocHouse (30 JUN 20:15); The Castle Cinema (30 JUN 20:45); Curzon Cinemas (30 JUN 18:00); Electric Cinemas White City (30 JUN 20:00); Everyman Cinemas (30 JUN various); Genesis Cinema (30 JUN 18:10); The Lexi Cinema (30 JUN 18:15); Picturehouse Cinemas (30 JUN various); Rich Mix (30 JUN 20:30); Rio Cinema (30 JUN 20:30).
- LE DOULOS d. Jean-Pierre Melville, 1962 + Recorded intro by Professor Ginette Vincendeau at BFI Southbank (30 JUN 17:45).
- London Short Film Festival – UK Competition 5: The Devil’s in the Details at BFI Southbank (30 JUN 17:50).
- MILK d. Gus Van Sant, 2008 at Backyard Cinema (30 JUN 20:30) / Today’s featured attraction!
- MOTHER aka Madeo d. Bong Joon-ho, 2009 at The Prince Charles (30 JUN 17:40).
- New Brit-Asian Shorts + Q&A at Barbican Cinema (30 JUN 18:10) / Part of London Indian Film Festival.
- QUINTET 35MM d. Robert Altman, 1970 at BFI Southbank (30 JUN 20:45).
- SATYAJIT RAY SHORT FILM COMPETITION PART 2 at Genesis Cinema (30 JUN 21:00) / Part of London Indian Film Festival.
- THE SEVENTH SEAL aka Det sjunde inseglet d. Ingmar Bergman, 1957 at BFI Southbank (30 JUN 14:30).
- SINGIN’ IN THE RAIN d. Stanley Donen & Gene Kelly, 1952 at The Prince Charles (30 JUN 18:20).
- SOUND OF METAL d. Darius Marder, 2019 at The Prince Charles (30 JUN 13:05).
- THIEF 35MM d. Michael Mann, 1981 at The Prince Charles (30 JUN 14:55).
- YESTERDAY’S PAST d. Nila Madhab Panda, 2020 at Ciné Lumière (30 JUN 18:30) / Part of London Indian Film Festival.
- THE BIG LEBOWSKI d. Joel Coen & Ethan Coen, 1998 at Bar Elba SE1 (30 JUN 21:00).
- JUDAS & THE BLACK MESSIAH d. Shaka King, 2021 at Rooftop Film Club, Peckham (30 JUN 21:30).
- MOONLIGHT d. Barry Jenkins, 2016 for Pride month at Rooftop Film Club, Stratford East (30 JUN 21:15).
- Architecture Film Festival London (02 to 27 JUN).
- Bagri Foundation London Indian Film Festival (17 JUN to 04 JUL).
- Doc’n Roll Festival – Summer Screenings (JUN to JUL).
- Queer East – Pride Season (JUN to JUL).
- SERET International Israeli Film Festival (21 to 28 JUN).
- Roofstock weekender at Rooftop Film Club, Peckham (25 to 27 JUN).
- SAFAR Film Festival: Generational Encounters in Arab Cinema (01 to 06 JUL).
SUPERNOVA d. Harry Macqueen, 2020
- Daily, inc: Archlight Cinema / Arthouse Crouch End / Barbican / The Castle Cinema / Ciné Lumière / Curzon Cinemas / Electric Cinemas / Everyman Cinemas / Genesis Cinema / The Lexi / Olympic Studios / Peckhamplex / Phoenix Cinema / Picturehouse Cinemas / Regent Street Cinema / Rich Mix / Rio Cinema / Riverside Studios
- Also (other films/venues may be available!): ACASA, MY HOME d. Radu Ciorniciuc, 2020 at Bertha DocHouse (daily 25 JUN to 01 JUL) // A SPACE IN TIME d. Riccardo Servini & Nick Taussig, 2021 at Picturehouse Cinemas (various dates) // FATIMA d. Marco Pontecorvo, 2020 at Peckhamplex (daily 25 JUN to 01 JUL) // THE FILMMAKER’S HOUSE d. Marc Isaacs, 2020 at Bertha DocHouse, Catford Mews & Rio Cinema (daily 25 JUN to 01 JUL) // SING, FREETOWN d. Clive Patterson, 2021 at Picturehouse Cinemas (daily 25 JUN to 01 JUL) // SPARKLING: THE STORY OF CHAMPAGNE d. Frank Mannion, 2021 at Ciné Lumière (24 JUN 18:15 / 26 JUN 16:30 / 27 JUN 15:45 / 29 JUN 18:30) // UNDERGODS d. Chino Moya, 2020 at Catford Mews (daily 29 JUN to 01 JUL various times).
- Lost Vampires presents the UK premiere of HABIT + Q&A with Larry Fessenden at ICA (20 OCT 2022)
- Fragments Festival returns to Genesis Cinema (29 SEP to 02 OCT 2022)
- The Vito Project presents IMITATIONS OF LIFE at The Cinema Museum (18 SEP 2022 to 22 JAN 2023)
- Crap Film Club presents ONE MAN FORCE at The Old Queens Head (03 OCT 2022)
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