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Discover Tuesdays: Indignation – Tuesday 17 January
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Discover Tuesdays: Indignation – Tuesday 17 January

Sarah Cook, Marketing Manager at the Ritzy Picturehouse previews this week’s Discover Tuesdays presentation Indignation. Philip Roth’s books have always been undeniably difficult to adapt. Even Ewan McGregor found it tricky with last year’s American Pastoral. Flying underneath the radar was James Schamus’s Indignation – a much more thoughtful, cinematic exploration of Roth’s work. The … Continue reading

E4 Slackers Club Presents A Preview Of John Wick: Chapter Two
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E4 Slackers Club Presents A Preview Of John Wick: Chapter Two

E4 Slackers Club members are invited to a free preview of Keanu Reeves’ explosive return to the screen in John Wick: Chapter Two on Monday 13 February. In this new chapter following the 2014 hit, legendary hitman John Wick (Keanu Reeves) is forced back out of retirement by a former associate plotting to seize control of a shadowy … Continue reading

Interview: Peter Bradshaw on A Place in the Sun
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Interview: Peter Bradshaw on A Place in the Sun

Elena Lazic talks to Peter Bradshaw about George Stevens’ classic melodrama A Place In The Sun (1951) ahead of the film’s screening in our Critics Central strand at Picturehouse Central in association with the Critics Circle. *SPOILER ALERT* This interview contains major plot information about the film. EL: When did you first see this film? … Continue reading

Club Ciné Presents The Umbrellas Of Cherbourg
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Club Ciné Presents The Umbrellas Of Cherbourg

Kirsty Jones writes about Jacques Demy’s The Umbrellas of Cherbourg (1964). The film screens this Sunday as part of our Club Ciné strand, showcasing the best of French cinema at Picturehouse Central. Directed by Jacques Demy in 1964, The Umbrellas of Cherboug‘s dialogue is entirely set to music, tying the film to more traditional entertainment … Continue reading

New Exhibition In Central Members’ Bar: Sculpting Energy – Artworks By Jez Prior
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New Exhibition In Central Members’ Bar: Sculpting Energy – Artworks By Jez Prior

Picturehouse Central Members’ Bar is hosting a new exhibition of paintings by Jez Prior – artworks of exquisite beauty, exuberant imagery and passionate vibration. Conjuring an effervescent moment of wonder and awe in bringing to light the patterns of our thoughts, feelings and dreams, each work is charged with an undeniable and magnetic element of … Continue reading

Robots At The Science Museum
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Robots At The Science Museum

Picturehouse Central has teamed up with the Science Museum to give away ten pairs of tickets for Picturehouse Central Members to the museum’s next blockbuster exhibition, Robots. For the chance to win, email us at central@picturehouses.co.uk with your full name and Membership number, and with ‘Science Museum: Robots’ in the subject line. The competition closes … Continue reading

Discover Tuesdays: David Bowie: Sound and Vision – Tuesday 10 January
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Discover Tuesdays: David Bowie: Sound and Vision – Tuesday 10 January

Anna Jones from the Clapham Picturehouse previews this week’s Discover Tuesdays presentation David Bowie: Sound and Vision. 2016 was a tumultuous year for many, and David Bowie’s death in January felt almost symbolic: a melancholic marker of what was to come. This screening marks the anniversary of that sad day by celebrating the musician known … Continue reading