The Cinema Museum, London

Kennington Talkies presents Confession (1937)

Thu 23 May 2019 @ 19:30 · Events

ConfessionKennington Talkies continues the Kay Francis season with Confession, a 1937 drama, directed by Joe May and co-starring Ian Hunter, Basil Rathbone and Jane Bryan.

The film is a scene-for-scene remake of the German film Mazurka (1935), starring Pola Negri. Warner Brothers Studios had acquired the U.S. distribution rights for this, but then shelved in favour of a remake.

Francis plays a cabaret singer who murders a respectable composer (Rathbone). During the subsequent trial, she reveals their complicated history.

Full supporting programme.

Doors open at 18.30, for a 19.30 start.

Refreshments will be available in our licensed cafe/bar.


Tickets £6.

Advance tickets may be purchased from Billetto, or direct from the Museum by calling 020 7840 2200 in office hours.