Keepin’ It Reel at Picturehouse Central
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Keepin’ It Reel at Picturehouse Central

Toby King previews a new programming strand dedicated to cult films on celluloid at Picturehouse Central. At Picturehouse Central we’re all about film in all it’s guises. As a spinoff of Picturehouses ever popular Culture Shock strand we’re pleased to announce Keepin’ It Reel a monthly celebration of cult cinema playing solely on 35mm and … Continue reading

Focus On Rainer Werner Fassbinder
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Focus On Rainer Werner Fassbinder

To mark the 35th anniversary of the death of West German director Rainer Werner Fassbinder, Picturehouse Cinemas presents a selection of six of his most acclaimed films, all screening in new digital restorations. Deborah Allison previews the season. Wunderkind provocateur Rainer Werner Fassbinder (1945-1982) was undoubtedly one of cinema’s most astonishing and original voices. His … Continue reading

Jonathan Meades: An Introduction by Gavin Haynes
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Jonathan Meades: An Introduction by Gavin Haynes

As part of the Whitechapel Gallery’s Jonathan Meades Retrospective, Picturehouse Central are screening Meades’ works on his adopted homeland of France. These films scrutinise the 95 per cent of France that Brits drive through and don’t notice en route, to the 5 per cent that conforms to their expectations. The Whitechapel Gallery’s retrospective runs throughout … Continue reading

Icarus Wins Audience Favourite Award at Sundance Film Festival: London
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Icarus Wins Audience Favourite Award at Sundance Film Festival: London

Heart-stopping documentary Icarus has been announced as the winner of the inaugural Audience Favourite Award at Sundance Film Festival: London. Festival-goers voted in the thousands for their favourite features across the four-day bonanza at Picturehouse Central. The ruthless worlds of international sports and politics rarely collide as spectacularly on screen as they do in Bryan Fogel’s … Continue reading