The Cinema Museum, London

Upcoming Events

A 1930s sign reading 'Queue Here'An exciting venue for London…

The Cinema Museum has a fascinating programme of regular talks, film screenings, bazaars, exhibitions and live events, with presentations from key film industry experts and film historians.

Events take place in either the impressive and spacious hall or the atmospheric 36-seat screening-room, with its old cinema seats and illuminated signage. The events provide an excellent opportunity to explore the Museum.

The Autumn Season 2014: dates for your diary

Fri 3 Oct - Sun 21 Dec 2014 · Events

quadrophenia poster Screenings, memorabilia bazaar, theatrical extravaganzas, film clubs, book launches, live talks and more as the Cinema Museum continues its fundraising campaign to secure its future.

Mod at the Movies featuring Franc Roddam, director of Quadrophenia.

Thu 30 Oct 2014 @ 19:30 · Events

quadrophenia From bust-ups in Brighton to ska in Soho, Mods have left an indelible mark on British culture. Join very special guests Franc Roddam, director of Quadrophenia (1979) and Stephen Glynn, author of the definitive guide to the film, for an evening dedicated to this influential subculture.

Book launch of “The Man Who Was Old Mother Riley” by Robert Kenny

Fri 31 Oct 2014 @ 19:30 · Events

Old Mother Riley Launch of Dr Robert Kenny's book on comedian Arthur Lucan - Old Mother Riley.

Saturday Morning Pictures

Sat 8 Nov 2014 @ 10:00 · Events

Odeon children's club badge Back again by public demand. Even more vintage cartoons, cliffhangers, choc-ices and choice entertainment. Another fun-filled morning for all the family!

Blinking Buzzards – Autumn 2014

Sat 8 Nov 2014 @ 16:00 · Events

Head and shoulders portrait of Buster Keaton The UK Buster Keaton Society. Quarterly meeting of the society dedicated to the appreciation of the silent comedian. Keaton films or documentaries will be screened.

Launch of ‘Too Happy a Face’, the Authorised Biography of Joan Sims

Sat 8 Nov 2014 @ 19:30 · Events

joansimms Join the author and members of Joan Sim’s family for the launch of this new biography, with a Q&A and a presentation of rare, unseen photographs.

Wonder Reels: Cat People (1942)

Sun 9 Nov 2014 @ 16:00 · Events

cat people poster The Wonder Reels series continues: a live performance followed by a screening of the low-budget horror classic, Cat People (1942) on 35mm.

One Reeler Film Club

Tue 11 Nov 2014 @ 19:00 · Events

One Reeler Film Club This regular event (second Tues of each month, Sept-Dec 2014) provides a rare opportunity to see early 20th-century 'one reel’ films alongside contemporary short films, plus Q&As and a licensed bar. A must for cineastes and filmmakers alike!