Category Archives: Cinema

Final release of free tickets for Screen25 Jamaican celebration

More than 200 have already booked to attend a free outdoor screening of Perry Henzell’s 1972 cult classic The Harder They Come on Saturday August 11. Now the organisers, Screen25 – South Norwood’s community cinema – want to make sure … Continue reading

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Cinema backs Kenley history project with Battle of Britain film

As the Royal Air Force marks its centenary today with a spectacular fly-past over the capital, the David Lean Cinema volunteers and the people behind the Kenley history project are combining their efforts to mark one of the most heroic … Continue reading

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Documentary-maker Dineen to attend Screen25’s Q&A

Molly Dineen, the BAFTA-winning film-maker, will be at the screening of her latest documentary, Being Blacker, at the Screen25 film club in South Norwood next Wednesday, where she will take questions from the audience alongside the subject of the movie, … Continue reading

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Gold medals, Oscars and hearts of ice on show at Screen25

There’s Oscars galore at South Norwood’s growing movie club, Screen25, over the coming weeks, with a pick of the movies and performances which walked away with the Academy Awards this year.

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David Lean Cinema celebrates the role of its 100 volunteers

It’s Volunteers’ Week from June 1 and the volunteer-run David Lean Cinema is taking time to say “thank you” for the fantastic contribution that its volunteers make. “We have around 100 of them and without their willing help we wouldn’t … Continue reading

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Film club offers in-depth study of south London life in 2018

Next month’s programme at Screen25, the South Norwood film club with an uncanny knack of finding something that somehow reflects the latest news, trends or, dare we utter it, “zeitgeist”, might have been chosen to highlight the societal contradictions around … Continue reading

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Cinema shudders to silence that never sounded so terrifying

OWEN HETHERSAY previews next month’s screenings at the David Lean Next month’s programme of movies at the David Lean Cinema in the Croydon Clocktower offers a broad range for all tastes and interests, from the highly anticipated A Quiet Place, to … Continue reading

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