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 Spring Season 2014

Sat 1 Mar - Mon 30 Jun 2014 · Events

Broadway usherette carousel crop The Cinema Museum continues its fundraising campaign to secure the Museum’s future with a new season of film screenings and live talks.

Looking ahead: April to June events in brief

Thu 3 Apr - Sat 5 Jul 2014 · Events

Spring poster Music, talks, screenings, physical theatre and music hall - more details to follow!

Star Canine Film Performances

Thu 24 Apr 2014 @ 19:30 · Events

Small dog on a street, sitting next to his owner's feet The Golden Collar Awards are back! Come and see the four-legged stars of the cinema screen rewarded in fine style.

Mark Kermode: Jeremy (1973)

Tue 29 Apr 2014 @ 19:30 · Events

Head and shoulder portrait of Mark Kermode Mark Kermode introduces one of his favourite films Jeremy (1973) - touching high school romance. There will be a Q&A session with Mark before the film.

The London Archive Film Festival

Thu 1 May - Sun 4 May 2014 - screenings at 19:30 · Events

‘Otto the Giant’ Still from All This Can Happen, courtesy of British Pathé From a virtual Tour de France race to the Ed Wood of 60s soft-core porn, the return of the London Archive Film Festival to the Cinema Museum will see the screening of outstanding films that use the unique power of archival footage to drive their narrative. The Festival's ethos is very much international and the choice of this year's films reflects the diverse subjects and themes of films using archive footage.

The British Silent Film Festival presents

Sat 3 May 2014 @ 10:00 · Events

The Vagabond Queen (1929) Put-upon ladies take on the world in this programme of rarely seen silents from the BFI National Archive. Includes a double bill from Hungarian director Geza von Bolvary.

Palace of Varieties

Sat 10 May 2014 @ 19:30 · Events

Palace of Varieties audience 01 It is Palace of Varieties time again at the Cinema Museum - get set for another evening of theatrical tomfoolery, comedy and music with Chris Lynam, Tina T'urner Tea Lady, Laurence Owen and more.

A Just William Evening

Thu 15 May 2014 @ 19:30 · Events

Just William, John Clark Not “just” William – but two Williams! We are delighted to present, together for the first time on any stage, the two oldest surviving actors to have portrayed Richmal Crompton’s immortal schoolboy hero: radio’s first William, John Clark; together with William Graham, star of Just William’s Luck (1947) and William Comes to Town (1948). Join us for an evening of memories and conversation, hosted by David McGillivray.