THE NOMAD FESTIVAL
This roving festival blends cult classic with more mainstream fare during the summer months and kicking off for a special Japanese cult classics AKIRA (1988) and Ishiro Honda’s 1954 Sci-Fi masterpiece GODZILLA. THE NOMAD FESTIVAL continues through the Summer of 2017 so check here for updates and tickets.
THE ROOFTOP FILM CLUB
MUBI and Bumble partner up for a screening on 18 May for THE HAPPIEST DAY IN THE LIFE OF OLLI MAKI the famous Finnish boxer who had a shot at the 1962 World Featherweight title while falling for the love of his life. Tickets.
THE LUNA CINEMA | JUNE – OCTOBER 2017
From June until October, The Luna Cinema screenings take place all over Britain in the country’s most incredible settings. From Alnwick Castle and Crystal Palace Park to Blenheim Palace and beyond, this year promises to be an electrifying mix of musicals – DIRTY DANCING (1987), romantic classics – BREAKFAST IN TIFFANY’S (1961) and cult thrillers – JAWS (1975). Check out THE LUNA for the full programme.
Offering the country’s most luxurious outdoor cinema experience from Birmingham and Rugby to Bristol and Bath, The Luna is a nationwide affair that caters for every possible taste and fantastic food into the bargain – including craft beers, cocktails and superb wines. The latest high definition screens offer a state of the art experience. Treats in store are Luc Besson’s 1994 thriller LEON, Joel Schumacher’s 1987 horror bromance THE LOST BOYS, and David Fincher’s knockout actioner THE FIGHT CLUB. Full programme here
FILM4 SUMMER SCREEN | at Somerset House
Returning this August, enjoy two weeks of cult and contemporary films plus premieres in London most historic open-air cinema. This year’s line-up includes crime classic ALL THE PRESIDENT’S MEN, black comedy CRUEL INTENTIONS, Studio Ghibli’s stunning animation standout MY NEIGHBOUR TORTORO and recent award-winning LGBT drama MOONLIGHT. More details to follow here
What could be more exciting than a river boat cruise complete with your favourite film to enjoy while the world floats by? Choose from THE BIG LEBOWSKI, NOTTING HILL and LABYRINTH plus classics CASABLANCA and BREAKFAST AT TIFFANY’s – nothing there that could rock your boat, just plain sailing ahead.
During this year’s Edinburgh International Film Festival a hugely popular open-air cinema is set to return to St Andrew Square with a jam-packed line-up of free screenings to include SINGING IN THE RAIN, THE JUNGLE BOOK and CLUELESS and ‘dance along’ classic such as DIRTY DANCING in association with Scotland’s National Centre for Dance | Friday 16 – Sunday 18 June | The main EIFF this year is from 21 June until 2 July 2017. MT
OPENAIR AND OUTDOOR CINEMA | SUMMER 2017
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