Join us for the second edition of Cinema Rediscovered, a chance to discover some of the finest new digital restorations, contemporary classics and film print rarities from across the globe where they were meant to be experienced - on the big screen.

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daughters of the dust

Come The Revolution

Come The Revolution present a series of screenings including a 50th anniversary showing of Guess Who’s Coming For Dinner alongside more recent contemporary classics such as Get Out and reflections from the Come The Revolution collective and guests.

Monterey Pop

Direct From Il Cinema Ritrovato

We’re delighted to continue our partnership with the pioneering Il Cinema Ritrovato, the inspiration for Cinema Rediscovered with a trio of highlights direct from this year’s festival.

The Gentle sex

Girls Like Us

World War II Britain gave fertile inspiration to emergent women writers, producers and stars, and resulted in some astonishing propaganda movies that merged stark reality with fiction and fantasy, many with a female bias.

celluloid man

India on Film

India has one of the world’s richest and most prolific film industries and histories. This year’s edition of Cinema Rediscovered includes a selection of special events putting the spotlight on Indian filmmaking and archive films about India.

Manipulating The Message

Manipulating The Message

The 2017 edition kicks off with a special anniversary screening of Network - introduced by award-winning journalist and broadcaster Samira Ahmed - as part of a season of films which look at how the media and journalism have been portrayed in Hollywood.

Joan of Arc

The Archive Sessions

For those of you who work with, or want to begin working with, archive film, look out for The Archive Sessions designed to inspire and inform through practice based insights from leading event producers, curators, musicians and archivists.


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