Category Archives: Cinema

Stanley invites you to bring a baby to meet old man Ove

Stanley’s Film Club has added another screening to their August programme for our Bring Along Baby strand. They will be showing A Man Called Ove at 10.30am on Thursday, August 31 at Harris Academy, South Norwood (4 Cumberlow Ave, London, … Continue reading

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Crystal Palace cinema campaigners given £5m price tag

An eight-year battle to re-open a landmark building in Crystal Palace as a cinema has come a step closer to success, but only if campaigners are able to match the owners’ massive hike in the property’s valuation. The building, on … Continue reading

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Film club tackles gentrification with A Moving Image screening

This is bold: so a cinema club, which was originally set-up in a restored arts and community venue which has its own coffee and cakes outlet, is to screen a movie about gentrification in south London in which a film-maker … Continue reading

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Here’s to you Mrs Robinson: memories of the Summer of Love

It’s the Summer of Lurve at the David Lean Cinema, at least for a week or so at the end of next month, when the Save the David Lean Cinema Campaign’s regular screenings resume after a brief summer hiatus with … Continue reading

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Save 20% off membership of Stanley’s Film Club this month

Stanley’s Film Club is offering a special 20 per cent discount on the price of all new memberships booked with the South Norwood-based weekly cinema during July. As they consolidate their programme with their regular weekly screenings – which in … Continue reading

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Purley film-maker looking for family ties of colonial engineer

A documentary film-maker who lives in Purley is appealing for help to delve into the colonial past of India and to track down family and descendents of a pioneering British engineer whose life’s work has helped to save the lives … Continue reading

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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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