event cinema

Welcome Sessions: Lamb

Rating: 
18
Duration: 
94 mins

Director: Yared Zeleke

Cast: Rediat Amare, Kidist Siyum

A boy does anything to save his pet lamb in the first Ethiopian film ever shown at Cannes.

Tue 5 June

Arcadia

Rating: 
12A
Duration: 
78 mins

Director: Paul Wright

BAFTA-winner Paul Wright constructs an exhilarating study of the British people’s relationship to the land.

Thu 21 June

Pandora’s Box Live Score + Intro

Rating: 
PG
Duration: 
105 mins

Director: G.W. Pabst

Cast: Louise Brooks, Fritz Kortner, Francis Lederer

A broadcast live accompaniment to one of the best silent films ever made.

Sun 8 July

NT LIVE: Julie (12A Live)

Duration: 
120 mins

Director: Polly Stenham

Cast: Vanessa Kirby, Eric Kofi Abrefa

A late-night party descends into a fight for survival in this retelling of Strinberg's classic play.

Thu 6 September

NT LIVE: King Lear (12A Live)

Duration: 
220 mins

Director: Jonathan Munby

Cast: Ian McKellen

Ian McKellen gives an extraordinarily moving performance as King Lear.

Thu 27 September

NT Live: The Madness of George III

Duration: 
210 mins

Director: Alan Bennett

Cast: Mark Gatiss, Adrian Scarborough

Alan Bennett dramatises the descent into lunacy of King George III.

Tue 20 November