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Film & TV

The Rise Of London’s Black Actors And Filmmakers

The Rise Of London’s Black Actors And Filmmakers

But how do we sustain this golden generation?
Alan Bennett On Writing (And Living With) The Lady In The Van

Alan Bennett On Writing (And Living With) The Lady In The Van

Behind the scenes of the Camden-set film.
9 Ways To Kill James Bond In London

9 Ways To Kill James Bond In London

"No Mr Bond, I expect you to die."
London Shorts: A Comprehensive Survey Of Historical Plaques In Shoreditch

London Shorts: A Comprehensive Survey Of Historical Plaques In Shoreditch

Your weekly dose of capital-centric short film.
When Lego Batman Came To London

When Lego Batman Came To London

Dark Knight in the Big Smoke.
Interview: The Hackney Filmmaker Who Met One Of London's Last Paper Sellers

Interview: The Hackney Filmmaker Who Met One Of London's Last Paper Sellers

Here is the news: the centuries old tradition of selling newspapers on street corners is very nearly over
How You Can Run Your Own Free Film Festival

How You Can Run Your Own Free Film Festival

A step-by-step online guide is now live.
London’s Biggest Fears In Film

London’s Biggest Fears In Film

Zombies to nuclear disaster.
Blue Plaque For Blue Movie Star

Blue Plaque For Blue Movie Star

Mary Millington's life commemorated on site of famous cinema.
Spook Central: John Le Carré’s London

Spook Central: John Le Carré’s London

How the great spy novelist has spun our city.
No Longer Invisible: The Emergence Of London's East Asian Arts Scene

No Longer Invisible: The Emergence Of London's East Asian Arts Scene

And where to experience it.
This Black Britain Archive Is A Must-Watch For Every Londoner

This Black Britain Archive Is A Must-Watch For Every Londoner

Shows how London's been both a warm and an uninviting city
Londonist Out Loud: The Many Lives Of Battersea Power Station

Londonist Out Loud: The Many Lives Of Battersea Power Station

Hear the podcast, see the film.
Oscar Movies Remade In London

Oscar Movies Remade In London

These puns won't win us any awards.
Smell The Pork Crackling: An Immersive Film About The Ivy House Pub

Smell The Pork Crackling: An Immersive Film About The Ivy House Pub

How the community beat the developers to reclaim the local pub.
London Shorts Valentine's Day: Love You More

London Shorts Valentine's Day: Love You More

From Fifty Shades Of Grey director Sam Taylor-Johnson.
How London Leads The World In Movie Visual Effects

How London Leads The World In Movie Visual Effects

Soho-based teams have won last three Oscars.
The Ripple Effects Of Knife Crime In A Stunning Short Film

The Ripple Effects Of Knife Crime In A Stunning Short Film

A viscerally powerful London Short.
Culture Clash And Emotional Carnage

Culture Clash And Emotional Carnage

An outstanding London Short.
London Shorts: This Little Place In Gospel Oak

London Shorts: This Little Place In Gospel Oak

Your weekly dose of capital-centric short film.
Sleeping Rough In London Needn’t Mean It’s Game Over

Sleeping Rough In London Needn’t Mean It’s Game Over

Centrepoint’s short film challenges the stereotypes.
Watch Films About Londoners Who Like To Ride Their Bicycles

Watch Films About Londoners Who Like To Ride Their Bicycles

Freewheeling tales of the city.
Learn The Secrets Of The Perfect Steak Pie

Learn The Secrets Of The Perfect Steak Pie

A delectable London Short about a family butchers in Deptford.
The Secret Life Of A Quiz Master

The Secret Life Of A Quiz Master

A London Short that gets behind the glitz.
World’s First Interracial TV Kiss Was In Brixton

World’s First Interracial TV Kiss Was In Brixton

South London ahead of the rest of the world as usual.
London Shorts: He Took His Skin Off For Me

London Shorts: He Took His Skin Off For Me

A capital-centric short film for Friday 13th and Valentine's Day.
Unicorns In Brick Lane

Unicorns In Brick Lane

A fresh little magic realist London Short.
Meet The Man Behind The Waterloo Bridge Book Market

Meet The Man Behind The Waterloo Bridge Book Market

1000 Londoners speaks to Gareth.
The Many Faces Of Sherlock Holmes

The Many Faces Of Sherlock Holmes

From silent movies to the Beeb's latest blockbuster.
The Last Of London's Projectionists

The Last Of London's Projectionists

London Shorts salutes a dying art form.
How Interstellar’s David Gyasi Went From Hammersmith To Hollywood

How Interstellar’s David Gyasi Went From Hammersmith To Hollywood

We asked the star what it took to break through.
Why You Shouldn’t Break Mirrors On Friday 13

Why You Shouldn’t Break Mirrors On Friday 13

A spooky short film from London Shorts.
A Tribute To The Runners Of London

A Tribute To The Runners Of London

A fleet-footed London Short for Marathon day.
London Shorts: On The Bridge

London Shorts: On The Bridge

Your weekly dose of capital-centric short film.
Ghosts And Teenage Treachery In Breathe

Ghosts And Teenage Treachery In Breathe

A spirited film for Good Friday from London Shorts.
1000 Films, 1000 Stories, 1000 Londoners

1000 Films, 1000 Stories, 1000 Londoners

Video project to capture London stories.
London Shorts: The Pub

London Shorts: The Pub

Your weekly dose of capital-centric short film.
London Hard Men Part One

London Hard Men Part One

British Council Releases Old Footage Of London

British Council Releases Old Footage Of London

Keep calm and carry on: the movie.
Things you never knew about Love Actually

Things you never knew about Love Actually

Fascinating.
What The Heck Is Canary Wharf Station Doing In The New Star Wars Film Rogue One?

What The Heck Is Canary Wharf Station Doing In The New Star Wars Film Rogue One?

Trailer shows stormtroopers running to catch Jubilee line train!
Photos: Movies Set In London

Photos: Movies Set In London

The Big Screen in the Big Smoke.
Film Review: High-Rise Is A Fecund Orgy Of Excess

Film Review: High-Rise Is A Fecund Orgy Of Excess

Ben Wheatley does JG Ballard via Doctor Who.
Croydon's Rooftop Cinema Is Back

Croydon's Rooftop Cinema Is Back

But hurry - they're demolishing the car park!
Film Review: Hitchcock/Truffaut Dissects The Directors

Film Review: Hitchcock/Truffaut Dissects The Directors

Solid documentary about two great filmmakers.
Inside Secret Cinema (Sssshhh)

Inside Secret Cinema (Sssshhh)

We visit their new immersive screening.
BBC iPlayer Has A Treasure Trove Of London Documentaries

BBC iPlayer Has A Treasure Trove Of London Documentaries

Over 15 hours of old London documentaries for free. Brilliant.
Ticket Alert: Secret Cinema Announces 28 Days Later

Ticket Alert: Secret Cinema Announces 28 Days Later

Danny Boyle's zombie film returns to London.
London-y Films To Watch In February

London-y Films To Watch In February

Including one where they destroy our fair city.
Fancy Watching Jaws From A Dinghy In Brockwell Lido?

Fancy Watching Jaws From A Dinghy In Brockwell Lido?

Luna Cinema is back.