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Cinémathèque 2016-17 Programme

All University of London students and staff are welcome. Admission is free, with neither pre-bookings nor tickets required. Seating will be limited to available places. Screenings are taking place in the Arthur and Paula Lucas Lecture Theatre (room S-2.18) on the Strand Campus. 

Films may be subject to last-minute change depending on availability and quality of screening copies.

Semester 1

Monday evening screenings

Monday evenings in Semester 1 will be devoted to the British Cinema and Empire.

Door opens at 17:00.

26/09/16

Belle (Amma Asante, 2013) 

03/10/16 

Song of Freedom (J. Elder Wills, 1936) 

10/10/16

  • Song of Ceylon (Wright, 1934)Windmill in Barbados (Wright, 1933);
  • God’s Chilun (GPO Unit, 1938);    
  • Handsworth Songs (John Akomfrah, 1987) 

17/10/16 

Elephant Boy (Zoltan Korda, 1937) 

24/10/16

The Overlanders (Harry Watt, 1946)

31/10/16

READING WEEK

07/11/16 

Simba (Brian Hurst, 1955)

14/11/16

Sapphire (Basil Dearden, 1959) 35mm BFI

21/11/16

Pressure (Horace Ove, 1976)

28/11/16

Gandhi (Richard Attenborough, 1982) 

05/12/16

East Is East (Damien O’Donnell, 1999)

Tuesday evening screenings

Tuesday evening screenings continue the repertory schedule. Door opens at 17:00 

27/09/16

 Sherlock Jr. (Keaton, 1924) 

4/10/16 

Dans la maison/In the House (Ozon, 2012)

11/10/16

Locke (Knight, 2013) 

18/10/16 

Ugetsu Monogatari (Mizoguchi, 1953)

25/10/16

Letter from an Unknown Woman (Ophuls, 1948)

01/11/16

READING WEEK

08/11/16

Victoria (Schipper, 2015) 

15/11/16

Profondo Rosso (Argento, 1975)

22/11/16 

La Règle du jeu (Renoir, 1939) 

29/11/16

Citizen Kane (Welles, 1941)

6/12/16

Le Notti di Cabiria/Nights of Cabiria (Fellini, 1957)

 

Semester 2

Monday evening screenings

Monday evenings in Semester 2 will be devoted to The Biopic.

Door opens at 17:00.

16/01/17

The Imitation Game (Morten Tyldum, UK/USA, 2014) 115 mins

23/01/17

Edison the Man (Clarence Brown, USA, 1940), 107 mins

30/01/17

Lust for Life (Vicente Minnelli, USA, 1956), 117 mins 

06/02/17 

Frida (Julie Taymor, USA/Canada/Mexico, 2002), 118 mins

13/02/17

Control (Anton Corbijn, UK/USA/Australia/Japan, 2007) 117 mins 

20/02/17

READING WEEK

27/02/17

The Queen (Stephen Frears, UK/France/Italy, 2006), 117 mins 

06/03/17

Downfall (Der Untergang, Oliver Hirshbiegel, Germany/Austria/Italy, 2004), 150 mins 

13/03/17 

The Hours (Stephen Daldry, USA/UK, 2002) 110 mins

20/03/17

Gainsbourg (Vie héroïque) (Joann Sfar, France, 2010), 117 mins

27/03/17

Jacquot de Nantes (Agnès Varda, France 1991), 118 mins 

Tuesday evening screenings

Door opens at 17:00 

17/01/17

The Act Of Killing (Joshua Oppenheimer, 2013), 166 mins

24/01/17 

A Nightmare on Elm Street (Wes Craven, US, 1984), 91 mins

31/01/17

Ghost in the Shell (Mamoru Oshii, Japan, 1995), 83 mins 

07/02/17 

Stalker (Andrei Tarkovsky, URSS, 1979) 163 mins 

14/02/17

Respiro (Emanuele Crialese, Italy, 2002), 90 mins 

21/02/17

READING WEEK

28/02/17

Bellas Mariposas (Pretty Butterflies, Salvatore Mereu, Italy, 2012), 100 mins 

07/03/17

J’ai tué ma mère (I Killed My Mother, Xavier Dolan, Québec, 2009), 96 mins 

14/03/17 

Tomb Raider (Simon West, US, 2001), 100 mins

21/03/17

Timecode (Mike Figgis, 2000), 97 mins 

28/03/17

Gravity (Afonso Cuaròn, 2013), 91 mins 

 
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