Articles Posted in the " london " Category

  • BFI London Film Festival 8-19 October 2014

    Once again Carlie Newman will be reporting from the BFI  London Film Festival. Here is her first report from the 58TH BFI LONDON FILM FESTIVAL 2014 Once again it is time for the BFI London Film Festival.  It runs from 8-19 October 2014 in venues across London and also for audiences across the UK, who […]

  • Pride (15) Film Review

    Dir. Matthew Warchus, UK, 2014, 120 mins Cast:  Ben Schnetzer, Imelda Staunton, Andrew Scott, Bill Nighy, Dominic West, Paddy Considine Review by Carol Allen  The film is based on the real life story of UK gay and lesbian activists, who collected money and worked with the miners during their strike in 1984.  So it has some echoes of Billy Elliott and […]

  • The horror that burns calories…

    A recent study of film viewers undertaken by Brunel University London, one of the UK’s leading research universities, has found that a single viewing of new horror As Above, So Below can burn over 150 calories. It was found that, on average, viewers burnt 154 calories during the film’s play (40 more than an average* […]

  • Tony Benn: Will and Testament – The Town Hall Screening Tour

    Will and Testament is a moving and informative tribute to Tony Benn – political firebrand, prolific diarist, writer, charismatic anti-war campaigner, husband and father. Tony participated extensively in the making of the film, which was completed prior to his death in March 2014. This unique autobiographical film will be released at cinemas from 3rd October […]

  • Secret Cinema – Weekend Cancellations

    Secret Cinema Presents Back to the Future, is our most ambitious production to date out of the 45 large scale productions.  Unfortunately, we have experienced some difficulties and have had to cancel tonight along with the remainder of this first weekend and plan to re-open next Thursday 31 July. We are hugely sorry for what we are sure […]

  • Hitchcock’s East End – Blackmail at Walthamstow Assembly Hall – 25th July

    This year’s Walthamstow Get Together series opens with a screening of Alfred Hitchcock’s 1929 silent film Blackmail at the Walthamstow Assembly Hall. The screening will be accompanied live by the Forest Philharmonic, conducted by Timothy Brock, performing the 2012 score written by Neil Brand, who will also introduce the evening. Based on the play by Charles […]