The Cinema Museum, London

Past Events Archive

Magnificent Obsessions: The Films of Ross Hunter presents Imitation of Life (1959)

Thu 8 Nov 2018 @ 19:30 · Events

Ross Hunter's last collaboration with Douglas Sirk is the story of a down-and-out actress's ascent to stardom, and also the story of her black maid whose daughter passes for white, starring Lana Turner and John Gavin.

Kennington Talkies presents Shadow of the Thin Man (1941)

Sun 4 Nov 2018 @ 14:30 · Events

In the fourth of the Thin Man films, Nick and Nora look forward to a relaxing day at a racetrack, but when a jockey is found shot dead, Nick is asked to help in the investigation.

Screening of Looking for Charlie (2018) with Q&A with directors Darren R. Reid and Brett Sanders

Thu 1 Nov 2018 @ 19:30 · Events

Screening of the documentary Looking for Charlie (2016), presented by its directors, the silent era historians Darren R. Reid and Brett Sanders.

The Celluloid Sorceress Presents Sparkle (1976) 16mm + Samira Ahmed in conversation

Sun 28 Oct 2018 @ 15:00 · Events

The Celluloid Sorceress is proud to present a very rare screening of the cult musical based on stories of Motown and The Supremes, written by Joel Schumacher with songs and music by Curtis Mayfield.

The Misty Moon International Film Festival 2018

Sat 27 Oct 2018 @ 19:00 · Events

The Misty Moon International Film Festival is back for another year of fantastic indie films, with celebrity judges, and hosted by Trevor and Simon.

Screening of Saving Brinton (2017)

Thu 25 Oct 2018 @ 19:30 · Events

The Cinema Museum presents a fund-raising screening of Saving Brinton (2017), a documentary by Tommy Haines and Andrew Sherburne.

Kennington Bioscope presents a further evening of 9.5mm films from Kevin Brownlow’s collection

Wed 24 Oct 2018 @ 19:30 · Events

Kennington Bioscope presents another evening of 9.5mm prints from Kevin Brownlow's collection, including two films starring Lil Dagover, The Chronicles of the Gray House (1925) and The Maelstrom of Paris (1928) .

Premiere screening of The CFF Story (2018) plus Q&A with director Jason Gurr and guests

Sat 20 Oct 2018 @ 11:00 · Events

This new documentary on the Childrens Film Foundation will be introduced by director Jason Gurr, and followed by a Q&A with people featured in the film.