Category Archives: Cinema

South Norwood’s movie nights include a moon shot

Stanley’s Film Club’s July programme, with screenings mostly in its new home on South Norwood Hill, has been released, and their line-up features a celebration of LGBT cinema and an incredible, little-known story of black women’s role in the Space … Continue reading

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Was £1m Croydon mystery donor Stormzy or Spider-Man?

Was grime star Stormzy the mystery benefactor who donated a cool £1million towards a youth centre to be built in the north of the borough? That’s one suggestion after it was announced that an anonymous donor handed over £1million towards … Continue reading

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BRIT School pupils in a quick-step towards Hollywood

Stanley’s Film Club is teaming up with The BRIT School for a special night of dance and the movies, with an immersive screening of Damian Chazelle’s Oscar-winning La La Land. The event takes place on July 1, from 7pm, in … Continue reading

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RAF Kenley celebrated with screening of Reach for the Sky

There’s more than a sense of stiff upper lip and Battle of Britain spirit about the offerings from the David Lean Cinema for July and (a bit of) August, tickets for which have gone on sale today. For a start, … Continue reading

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Black Britain documentary features in film club’s schedule

Stanley’s Film Club continues with its weekly programme of movie screenings in South Norwood, after the recent move to a new venue, South Norwood Conservative Club, on South Norwood Hill. After showing a Polish feature tonight, the club next week … Continue reading

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Stanley Halls accused of bullying as they kick out cinema club

BELLA BARTOCK, our arts correspondent, reports on the angry reaction to the abrupt closure of a volunteer-run movie group The community trust that runs the Stanley Halls in South Norwood has turned the lights off on the venue’s cinema club, … Continue reading

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Lean’s times, an Ending and Their Finest hour all on show

PHILIP HOWARD, of the Save the David Lean Cinema Campaign, previews the venue’s programme for June, which includes a discussion about the Croydon-born director with a panel including the Assistant Director on Lean’s final film This is a great time … Continue reading

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