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Regular strands

Our regular programme includes world cinema, archive, experiemtal, sonic cinema and LGBT events.

African Odysseys

Inspirational films by and about the people of Africa, from archive classics to new cinema.

  • Cry Freedom!

    Cry Freedom!

    A rebel leader and a British army captain continue their long-running feud on the battlefield.

  • Black Goddess

    Black Goddess

    Ola Balogun’s tale of a young Nigerian’s journey to Brazil in search of his ancestral roots.

  • Ola Balogun Documentary Programme

    Ola Balogun Documentary Programme

    Discover the non-fiction work of Ola Balogun, infused with poetic narration and wonderful imagery.

  • Alpha


    The mysterious Alpha, a kind of wise man, discusses his ideals as he wanders the streets of Paris.

  • Step + discussion

    Step + discussion

    A moving documentary about an all-girl, high school step dance team from Baltimore.


The mind-altering and the unclassifiable.

Experimenta: Artist Film and Alternative Moving Image Culture

Artists’ film and video.

Projecting the Archive

Rediscovered British features.

Seniors’ screenings

Free and paid matinees, talks and presentations for seniors.

Silent Cinema

Celebrating the best international restorations.

  • Sex in Chains

    Sex in Chains

    Though this 1928 ‘social problem film’ deals with prison reform, it also presents the sexual attraction between two inmates.

  • Not for Sale

    Not for Sale

    An adorable romance between a spoiled young aristocrat and an impoverished landlady.

Woman with a Movie Camera

Celebrating women’s contribution to film.


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