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  • Celluloid haven: Close Up Cinema

    In the second of our video reports about London’s 2015 batch of cinema initiatives, Edward Lawrenson sees and hears a valorous defence of celluloid film projection from Close Up Cinema’s Damien Sanville.

    Edward Lawrenson
    Friday 17 July 2015

    Video

  • Gallery: five new London cinemas

    Photographs by Etienne Gilfillan of London ’s 2015 batch of new cinema initiatives, including the Picturehouse Central and Curzon Bloomsbury arthouse-circuit flagships, and the independent Regent Street, Deptford and Close Up cinemas.

    Etienne Gilfillan
    Friday 17 July 2015

    The pictures

  • Fast-track to fandom>> Where to begin with Wong Kar-wai

    Your next obsession: the films of Wong Kar-wai.

    Ann Lee
    Friday 17 July 2015

    Features

  • Building a small cinema in Liverpool

    Anthony Killick embeds himself with a crack troupe of volunteer cinema refitters remaking a former Liverpool magistrates court as a cooperative picturehouse.

    Anthony Killick
    Friday 17 July 2015

    Video

  • Deptford Cinema: one for all!

    In the first of our video reports about new London cinemas, Edward Lawrenson speaks to Deptford Cinema’s Edwin Mingard about volunteer-run exhibition in the high-rent city, and the virtues of community-led programming.

    Edward Lawrenson
    Friday 17 July 2015

    Video

  • 10 great south London films

    Which of our capital’s compass points has played host to the best movies?

    We’re heading south of the river this week for a roundup of the finest south London films.

    Lou Thomas
    Thursday 16 July 2015

    Lists

  • Audrey Hepburn, by Givenchy

    Sabina Stent looks at Audrey Hepburn’s eight movie collaborations with the designer Hubert de Givenchy, the designer who helped define her iconic style on screen and off.

    Sabina Stent
    Thursday 16 July 2015

    The pictures

  • Living on the edge: Hull on film

    Curator Simon McCallum finds Hull’s rebellious spirit shines through in films about the city and its people.

    Simon McCallum
    Thursday 16 July 2015

    Features

  • Preview: London Indian Film Festival 2015

    The very best new south Asian filmmaking is on display at this year’s LIFF, now Europe’s biggest Indian cinema event.

    Thursday 16 July 2015

    Features

  • Born on this day in 1857: watch Emmeline Pankhurst’s arrest at Buckingham Palace

    ‘Arrested at the gates of the Palace. Tell the King!’ 157 years after her birth, watch the historic moment when pioneer suffragette Emmeline Pankhurst was arrested at Buckingham Palace.

    Wednesday 15 July 2015

    Features

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