Category Archives: Cinema

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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Free screening of The Jungle Book, Wandle Park, May 7

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Film-maker Loach comes to Croydon to talk benefits and Blake

Ken Loach, the award-winning film director who came out of retirement to make I, Daniel Blake, the acclaimed account of life in Britain on benefits, will be visiting Croydon tomorrow to take part in a series of events organised by … Continue reading

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Cinema’s global offering for May includes Shakespeare’s Globe

The volunteer-run David Lean Cinema, celebrating the third anniversary of its re-opening this week, has announced plans to branch out in May, with special screenings of Twelfth Night, performed in The Globe Theatre on the South Bank by an all-male … Continue reading

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Film club replaces murderer movie with cute pussy screening

Stanley’s Film Club has made a late switch of its screening this week, with tomorrow night’s programme now being A Street Cat Named Bob. The film club, based at South Norwood’s Stanley Halls, took the decision following last week’s murders … Continue reading

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