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In January

2 - 30 January 2022: Jonas Mekas 100!

2 - 30 January 2022: Jonas Mekas 100!

Jonas Mekas' highly personal film diaries recorded many of the underground events from the 1950s to the 80s as well as his own life, creating a unique body of work that is both a record of those eventful years and remarkable film poetry. 2022 would have been the 100th anniversary of this legendary filmmaker, and to celebrate this occasion we’re delighted to present 10 of Mekas’ landmark films.
7 - 14 January 2022: Take Two: Jörn Donner

7 - 14 January 2022: Take Two: Jörn Donner

Curated by Ehsan Khoshbakht, this small tribute presents two of Jörn Donner best known and influential films made in Finland in the 1960s, screened from archival 35mm prints.
13 January 2022: Araya

13 January 2022: Araya

A landmark work of Latin American feminist cinema and the only feature film by pioneering documentarian Margot Benacerraf, Araya is a poetic, visually arresting look at life on Venezuela’s Araya Peninsula, where generations of labourers have depended on mining the arid region’s salt pans for their livelihood.
21 January 2022: Filmfarsi

21 January 2022: Filmfarsi

Due to popular demand we present Filmfarsi, Ehsan Khoshbakht’s journey through the history of Iranian cinema before the 1979 revolution.
30 January 2022: Never on Sunday: Under Your Skin

30 January 2022: Never on Sunday: Under Your Skin

Directed by Mikko Niskanen, an indispensable figure of Finnish new cinema of the 1960s, Under Your Skin (Käpy selän alla) is one of the most significant films in the history of Finnish cinema which, in the spirit of New Wave.

Coming Soon

5 February 2022: Memoria + Fireflies Press Book Launch

5 February 2022: Memoria + Fireflies Press Book Launch

Winner of the Jury Prize at Cannes in 2021, the latest feature from director Apichatpong Weerasethakul stars Tilda Swinton as a woman left isolated and traumatised by unexplained sounds and noises that it appears only she can hear. This screening coincide with Fireflies Press book launch Memoria.

Calendar

Fri 21 Jan 8:15pm
Filmfarsi
Sat 22 Jan 5:00pm
Lost Lost Lost
Sat 22 Jan 8:15pm
The Sixties Quartet
Sun 23 Jan 6:30pm
The Sixties Quartet
Fri 28 Jan 8:15pm
Guns of the Trees
Sat 29 Jan 7:30pm
He Stands in a Desert ...