Wedding couple

The Wind

A wild wind haunts a virginal girl in this seminal gothic drama of suppressed sexuality, accompanied by jazz-influenced pianist Lola Perrin's elemental new score, winner of Silent London's Best Live Score Award.



Half of a Yellow Sun

Now screening

Based on a bestselling novel, this is an epic love story set amidst the disastrous Nigerian civil war of the late 1960s starring Chiwetel Ejiofor (12 Years A Slave) and Thandie Newton.

Nimrat Kaur in The Lunchbox

The Lunchbox

Now screening

Crossed wires and swapped lunches make for a delicious feel-good foodie romance in this Mumbai-set charmer. Ticket holders get 20% off at The Thali!

Exhibition lady dancing


Opens Fri 25 April

Joanna Hogg's exquisitely observed third feature is her first to be set in London and focuses on an artist couple whose living and working patterns are threatened by the imminent sale of their home.

Mark Cousins

April Podcast

In this month's podcast the inimitable Mark Cousins talks to us about his landmark documentary A Story of Children and Film, what got him interested in exploring childhood, how he picked the films and more...

A man

BESA: The Promise

Sun 27 April 13:00

This fascinating, moving documentary is the untold story of the Albanian Muslims who saved 2000 Jews by facing down the Nazis armed only with their traditional code of besa.

Man driving


Opens Fri 25 April

Tom Hardy is exceptional in this one man show held entirely in the confines of a car. Deeply cinematic - taut, spare and perfect - this thriller will leave you on the edge of your seat.

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15 Apr, 2014
The Magic of Talebi

Iranian director Mohammad-Ali Talebi caught the imagination of Mark Cousins, curator of our Cinema of Childhood season. Find out why his films are some of the finest and most underappreciated in the world.