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Discover Tuesdays: WAKOLDA 14/10
Discover Tuesdays / Staff Review

Discover Tuesdays: WAKOLDA 14/10

Lindsay Harvey, Marketing Admistrator at Picturehouse, previews today’s Discover Tuesday presentation of Lucía Puenzo’s WAKOLDA. Adapted from director Lucía Puenzo’s own factually inspired novel, WAKOLDA treads a fine line somewhere between a suspense thriller and a delicately atmospheric art film. Based on the true story of Nazi geneticist Josef Mengele’s time hiding in Argentina to escape the Israeli agents … Continue reading

BFI London Film Festival at Hackney Picturehouse
Hackney Picturehose / London Film Festival

BFI London Film Festival at Hackney Picturehouse

London Film Festival programmer, Kate Taylor – AKA @SheShark – tells us about the LFF cinematic gems we can look forward to at the Hackney Picturehouse The BFI London Film Festival is coming to Hackney Picturehouse. Over the course of eleven days, from 8 to 18 October, a sizeable selection from the LFF’s 200-plus line-up … Continue reading

Discover Tuesdays: WATERMARK 7/10
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Discover Tuesdays: WATERMARK 7/10

Toby King, Marketing Manager at Duke of York’s and Dukes at Komedia, takes a look at today’s Discover Tuesdays presentation of WATERMARK Water! Water! Water! From CHINATOWN to THERE WILL BE BLOOD to Kevin Costner’s (underappreciated and misunderstood) WATERWORLD, humans’ relationship with this lifeblood has always been a draw for filmmakers and storytellers. As it should … Continue reading

Discover Tuesdays: LILTING 30/9
Discover Tuesdays / Staff Review

Discover Tuesdays: LILTING 30/9

Ahead of today’s Discover Tuesdays presentation of LILTING, Phil Guy – Marketing Manager at The Ritzy – reviews the highly acclaimed drama. Cambodian filmmaker Hong Khaou’s quietly accomplished debut centres on the sudden and unexpected death of Kai (Andrew Leung), long-time partner and lover to Richard (Ben Whishaw) and doting son to his aging mother, … Continue reading

Discover Tuesdays: LILTING 30/9
Discover Tuesdays / Staff Review

Discover Tuesdays: LILTING 30/9

Frances Taylor, Office Manager at Picturehouse, takes a look at today’s Discover Tuesdays presentation of LILTING Human connections transcend language barriers in this quiet, complex family drama about love and loss. Visiting her in her residential home, Kai (Andrew Leung) has forgotten a CD that his mother Junn (Pei-pei Cheng) has asked him for several … Continue reading

Picturehouse Exclusive: Soul Boys of the Western World – Clip
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Picturehouse Exclusive: Soul Boys of the Western World – Clip

Ahead of the screenings of SOUL BOYS OF THE WESTERN WORLD plus Spandau Ballet Live via Satellite from the Royal Albert Hall on Tuesday 30 September watch this exclusive clip. The segment features the legendary New Romantic band aboard the HMS Belfast in July 1980 for a very special gig. Of all the extravagantly clothed … Continue reading