The Cinema Museum, London

The Autumn Season 2017: dates for your diary

Sat 1 Jul - Sun 31 Dec 2017 · Events

Limelight

Limelight – see An Evening with Claire Bloom on Sat 14 October

More details can be found on the individual event pages that are being posted under Upcoming Events.

TICKETS & PRICING

(unless otherwise stated)

In advance: £8.50/£6.50 concessions (retired, students and the unemployed, with proof to be presented upon entry)

  • either online (plus 50p booking fee), by going to Billetto and searching on the name of the event. Some tickets also available from Frugl a week before the event
  • or from the venue – please phone on 020 7840 2200. Card payments can now be accepted – we welcome MasterCard, Maestro, Visa, Visa Electron, Discover, Diners Club International and JCB.

On the door: £10/£7 concessions

Included: a chance to explore the Museum from an hour before the start of the event!

July

  • 1 Exploding Cinema at the Cinema Museum
  • 2 Kennington Talkies presents Woman of the Year (1942) 14.30
  • 4 Fighting Proud – The Untold Story of the Gay Men Who Served in Two World Wars – illustrated talk by author Stephen Bourne, followed by Q&A and book signing
  • 5 Kennington Noir presents Caged (1950)
  • 6 Marlene strides the stage again for Pride
  • 8 Cinema Museum Bookstall 14.00-17.00
  • 9 French Sundaes screening of Les Vacances de Monsieur Hulot (1953) 14.30
  • 12 Kennington Bioscope presents another evening of 9.5mm films
  • 14 South Social Meets Mexico – screening of Güeros (2014), with live music from Las Adelitas and food by Café Pacifico 18.30
  • 15 Misty Moon Presents an Evening with Linda Hayden and Robin Askwith
  • 16 WDIYFF Filmmaking Workshop 10.00-17.00
  • 21 Screening of We Are Many (2014)
  • 22 The Blinking Buzzards 16.00
  • 23 Kennington Talkies presents The Lady Eve (1941) 14.30
  • 25 My Name on My Chair – Raymond Austin talks about his career as a stunt co-ordinator and director
  • 26 The Vito Project screening of Go Fish (1994) 19.00
  • 30 Kennington Talkies presents It’s Love I’m After (1937) 14.30

August

  • 3 City Lit Flicks 2017 18.30
  • 6 Kennington Talkies presents Possessed (1931) 14.30
  • 12 Cinema Museum Bookstall 14.00-17.00
  • 16 Kennington Noir presents The Bribe (1949)
  • 19 Love & Devotion 2017 18.00
  • 20 Kennington Talkies presents Jewel Robbery (1932) 14.30
  • 23 Ken Russell: The Debussy Film introduced by Melvyn Bragg
  • 24 Ken Russell: The Devils introduced by Mark Kermode 19.00
  • 25 Ken Russell: Mahler introduced by Robert Powell and Georgina Hale 19.00
  • 26 Ken Russell: The Music Lovers introduced by Glenda Jackson 14.30
  • 27 Ken Russell: Savage Messiah plus Q&A with Lisi Russell and guests 14.30
  • 30 The Vito Project presents Female Stories: an evening of shorts + Q&A 19.00

September

  • 2 Laurel and Hardy Society 15.00-19.00
  • 6 Kennington Bioscope presents The Goose Woman (1925)
  • 9 Cinema Museum Bookstall 14.00-17.00
  • 9 Misty Moon Presents The Bill Reunion 20.00
  • 13 Kennington Classics presents Sense and Sensibility (1995)
  • 14 Kennington Noir presents Sudden Fear (1952) on 35mm
  • 15 Transgender Film Festival 18.00
  • 16 Jake Arnott’s Film Night
  • 18 Hercules Editions book launch of A Bargain with the Light: Poems after Lee Miller, by Jacqueline Saphra 18.30
  • 20 Kennington Bioscope presents Filibus (1915)
  • 22 South Social Film Festival screenings of two Indian films
  • 23 The Celluloid Sorceress’s 35mm Cult Saturday 11.00
  • 27 The Vito Project screening of Dog Day Afternoon (1975) 19.00
  • 28 An Evening with Julia Cave
  • 29 Screening of London Symphony (2017) with Q&A with director Alex Barrett
  • 30 Exploding Cinema at the Cinema Museum

October

  • 1 Alborada London presents Gas Leaks (2014) and The Cambridge Squatter (2017) 14.00
  • 2 American Gothic book launch with author Jonathan Rigby
  • 8 Kennington Talkies presents The Girl from 10th Avenue (1935) 14.30
  • 8 Amnesty Tower Hamlets Group Presents Persepolis (2007) 18.00
  • 11 Kennington Classics presents The Way Ahead (1944)
  • 12 Kennington Noir presents Pitfall (1948)
  • 14 Cinema Museum Bookstall 14.00-17.00
  • 14 The Blinking Buzzards 16.00
  • 14 An Evening with Claire Bloom
  • 15 Misty Moon presents a Carry On event 14.00
  • 18 Kennington Bioscope presents Underworld (1927)
  • 21 & 22 South Social Film Festival celebrates Black History Month (tbc)
  • 25 The Vito Project screening of The Bitter Tears of Petra Von Kant (1972) 19.00
  • 28 Misty Moon International Film Festival 12.00
  • 29 Opening Doors 50, The Vito Project and The Cinema Museum present Remembering Before the 1967 Act
  • 31 Kennington Confidential screening

November

  • 5 Kennington Talkies presents The Ex-Mrs Bradford (1936) 14.30
  • 6 BECTU screening
  • 8 Kennington Bioscope presents The Last of the Mohicans (1920)
  • 9 Screening of Caste (1930) with talk by Geoff Brown
  • 11 Kennington Bioscope presents Silent Laughter Saturday 10.00
  • 12 Misty Moon book launch for The Professionals 14.00
  • 15 Kennington Classics presents Bad Day at Black Rock (1955)
  • 16 Kennington Noir presents Criss Cross (1949)
  • 18 Home Movie Day 11.00
  • 18 South Social Film Festival celebrates Morocco
  • 24, 25 & 26 Women of the Lens screenings
  • 29 The Vito Project screening of Women He’s Undressed (2015) 19.00

December

  • 2 Laurel and Hardy Society 15.00-19.00
  • 6 Kennington Bioscope presents Pavement Butterfly (1929)
  • 9 Cinema Museum Bookstall 14.00-17.00
  • 9 An Evening with Jo Burt (tbc)
  • 10 Kennington Talkies presents The Working Man (1933) 14.30
  • 12 Kennington Noir presents Nightmare Alley (1947)
  • 13 Kennington Classics presents The Lady Vanishes (1938)
  • 16 Cult Hong Kong 35mm screening (tbc)
  • 20 Kennington Bioscope presents Miss Bluebeard (1925)
  • 21 The Greatest Variety Show Ever 2017
  • 27 The Vito Project screening of Whatever Happened to Baby Jane? (1962) 19.00

January 2018

  • 13 Classic Gershwin at The Cinema Museum