NEWS: Pop Up Screens Announce Pop Up Peckham Series

The series will begin with The Forbidden Forest Cinema – a series focusing on Halloween Horror screenings. Independent cinema Pop Up Screens is set to return to take over Peckham’s Bussey Building with a season of exciting and immersive events. Taking place from the 23rd October until the 20th December, the Pop Up Peckham Series… Read More

REVIEW: Mulan, Disney +

The empowering story of Mulan is powerfully brought to life in this action packed retelling. With every new live action remake of its classic animated films, Disney manages to breath new life into the stories being told – shown particularly well in this new adaptation based on the story from the 6th century. While fans… Read More

Review Round Up: Mulan

This latest Disney live action remake of the animated classic has been plagued by controversy – but can it win over the critics? The Observer: *** “The combat set pieces are terrific, the scale of the storytelling is epic. It’s a film that cries out to be seen in the cinema. Disney’s decision to bypass… Read More

NEWS: Backyard Cinema’s Capital Studios Location to Reopen This Weekend

The venue will reopen its doors to the public for the first time since lockdown began on the 4th September. Those behind Backyard Cinema are preparing to welcome back audiences this weekend, having completely redesigned  the cinema seating plan and reducing capacity, ticket holders will once again be transported to new and exciting worlds while… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Guide to London Experiences

Thinking about venturing back to London but not sure what to do? Here’s a few different ideas for you… Take part in a West End Silent Disco Walking tour: missing West End musicals? Why not get your fix by taking part in Silent Tours’s special walking tour devoted to taking guests on a journey around… Read More

REVIEW: Waiting for the Barbarians

Despite the strong cast and being beautifully filmed, this film adaptation of J. M. Coetzee’s novel lacks strength in delivering the story. Directed with great resonance by Cirra Guerra, J.M Coetzee’s novel telling the story of how a magistrate presiding over an unspecified part of the colonial outpost in the middle of the desert, suddenly… Read More

NEWS: Casting Announced for Netflix’s Animated Musical Pinocchio

This new animated take on the story is not associated with the original Disney film. Set to be co-directed by Guillermo Del Toro and Mark Gustafson, this new film based on The Adventures of Pinocchio by Italian writer Carlo Collodi will feature music by Alexandre Desplat and lyrics by del Toro and Katz. Following the adventures… Read More

NEWS: Riverside Studios Announce Screening of Summerland

The newly reopened arts venue have announced a screening of the British World War II drama, with a live Q&A with award-winning director and writer Jessica Swale following its nationwide release on 31st July 2020. Marking the venue’s first event since lockdown, the Riverside Studios has announced that the screening and Q&A will take place Thursday 20 August beginning… Read More

NEWS: BFI Distribution Acquires Riz Ahmed’s Mogul Mowgli

It has been announced that BFI Distribution has acquired Mogul Mowgli a film co-written, produced by and starring Emmy award-winning actor Riz Ahmed from Pulse Films and Ahmed’s Left Handed Films banner.  This is the debut fiction feature from the award-winning documentary filmmaker Bassam Tariq (These Birds Walk), who co-wrote the screenplay with Ahmed. Mogul Mowgli premiered at the… Read More

NEWS: BFI Announces Season Redefining Rebellion Season

The BFI will be reopening on the 1st September with a season that examines the influence of Matthieu Kassovitz’s La Haine. As part of its reopening programme , the BFI has announced its Redefining Rebellion Season a month-long season programmed by film journalist and critic Kaleem Aftab, which draws its inspiration from Mathieu Kassovitz’s trailblazing La Haine (1995). … Read More