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Members' Events

Fri 25 Mar — Tue 31 Dec 2024

Events for members only, including free bi-weekly screenings for Garden Cinema Members with films chosen for members, by members. Selected films are added regularly, so keep an eye on this page for updates.

To propose your own screening, log into your members’ account to visit the Members’ Area. We also show members’ choice selections as regular ticketed screenings.

Upcoming Screenings

The Elephant Man 12A

This film was proposed by our member Kirsty, who writes: 'It’s one of two Lynch films I’ve not seen and I… Read More
David Lynch, UK, USA, 1980, 123m.
Tue 28 May
17:20

Daughter of Rage (La hija de todas las rabias) 18

Join us on Monday 3 June for a special members-only event, featuring live Nicaraguan music, the country's national drink, and a screening… Read More
Laura Baumeister, Nicaragua, 2022, 91m.
Mon 03 Jun
20:00

Burlesque + Dance, Girl, Dance + panel discussion 18

Join us for the launch of Women Aren't Funny, a season celebrating 13 films directed & written by women, from different… Read More
Dorothy Arzner, USA, 1940, 210m.
Fri 07 Jun
19:00

Arugula Ruchelach, Aperol Schvitz + Shiva Baby 18

After the enthusiastic response following our Pickle Tasting event, we're thrilled to welcome back our friends at Shedletsky's Deli for another tasty… Read More
Emma Seligman, USA, 2020, 77m.
Fri 12 Jul
20:00

Past Screenings

The Elephant Man 12A

This film was proposed by our member Kirsty, who writes: 'It’s one of two Lynch films I’ve not seen and I… Read More
David Lynch, UK, USA, 1980, 123m.
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Creative Writing Workshop 12A

This workshop is led by poet, author, and curator, Labeja Kodua Okullu, and follows our screening of Paterson. We're offering a… Read More
The Garden Cinema, UK, 2024, 150m.
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Paterson 15

The screening will be preceeded by poetry readings surrounding the idea of place or origin, written and performed by Labeja Kodua,… Read More
Jim Jarmusch, USA, France, Germany, 2016, 118m.
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Kagemusha 12A

This film was proposed by our members Jess Chen and Alex T, who writes: 'This wouldn’t fit in with the Japanese… Read More
Akira Kurosawa, Japan, USA, 1980, 180m.
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Patch Making Workshop 12A

We are very excited to be partnering with UIIBA Club on Saturday 11 May to focus on slower fashion. They are self-proclaimed… Read More
120m.
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Pimm's cocktail hour + Challengers 18

As we'll be serving up Guadagnino's latest as part of the programme, we'd love for you to join us for an… Read More
Luca Guadagnino, USA, 2024, 192m.
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Amazing Grace U

This film was proposed by our member Labeja Kodua Okullu, who writes: 'I return to this film regularly, a documentary that… Read More
Alan Elliott, Sydney Pollack, USA, 2018, 88m.
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Leningrad Cowboys Go America 15

This film was proposed by our member Karin Johansson Blight, who writes: 'I am a big fan of Aki Kaurismäki and… Read More
Aki Kaurismäki, Finland, Sweden, 1989, 78m.
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Bloody Mary hour, pickle tasting & Crossing Delancey PG

In honour of the pivotal role that pickles play in Crossing Delancey, on 14 April we are partnering up with our… Read More
Joan Micklin Silver, USA, 1988, 157m.
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Industry Panel: Cinematography N/A

As we are aware The Garden Cinema membership community is not just made up of cinema enthusiasts, but also covers a… Read More
60m.
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Members' Sake Tasting 18

Due to popular demand, we're very excited to be welcoming back the team from Sake Collective for another tasting session, as part… Read More
Sake Collective, Japan, 2024, 110m.
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Members' Film Quiz: Spring 18

Are you blossoming into the person in your friend group who everyone asks for film recommendations? Do you know your Peter… Read More
150m.
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Teorema 15

This film was proposed by our member Sylvie Beaufils, who writes: 'I would love to see Teorema again'. With Teorema, a coolly… Read More
Pier Paolo Pasolini, Italy, 1968, 100m.
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2 Year Anniversary Party + Singin' in the Rain U

Our 2 Year Anniversary celebrations will reach new heights in the evening, with a birthday bash to remember. Expect a festive… Read More
Gene Kelly, Stanley Donen, USA, 1952, 193m.
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News from Home 18

This film was proposed by our member Minchong Li, who writes: 'Avant-garde, subtle, peaceful and touching'. Following her time living in… Read More
Chantal Akerman, France, Belgium, 1976, 85m.
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Easter Wreath Workshop U

After the enthusiastic response to our Christmas Wreath Making Workshop, we are thrilled to be partnering up with our neighbour Bloomsbury… Read More
150m.
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Taste of Cherry PG

This film was proposed by our members Arian Nemati, Matilda Uribe & Awais Irfan, who wrote: 'Abbas Kiarostami’s Taste of Cherry is… Read More
Abbas Kiarostami, Iran, 1998, 95m.
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The Taste of Things (Valentine's Day Preview) 12A

This Valentine's Day, join us for an especially delightful evening at The Garden Cinema: Preceding a special preview screening of the delectable… Read More
Tran Anh Hùng, Belgium, France, 2023, 135m.
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All That Heaven Allows U

This film was proposed by our member Adam Cunnane, who writes: 'Would love to see All That Heaven Allows – loved Imitation of… Read More
Douglas Sirk, USA, 1955, 89m.
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Mystery Food Film 18

Take a chance on our Mystery Food Film, where you won't find out what delicious feature you'll enjoy until the opening… Read More
?, ?, 120m.
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Members' Wine & Cheese Tasting 18

This Valentine's weekend, join us for a members-only wine tasting in the Garden Bar. If you've attended one of our previous… Read More
good times, Wine, cheese, 120m.
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Weekend 18

This film was proposed by our member Matilda Uribe, who writes: 'In the run up to the release of ‘All of… Read More
Andrew Haigh, UK, 2011, 97m.
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Industry Panel: Animation 18

As we are aware The Garden Cinema membership community is not just made up of cinema enthusiasts, but also covers a… Read More
60m.
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Arena: The Life and Times of Don Luis Buñuel 18

This Free Members' Screening was proposed by our member Anthony Wall, Director of the film and Executive Producer of the BBC’s… Read More
Anthony Wall, UK, 1984, 98m.
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Animation workshop + The Boy and the Heron 12A

Led by our very own Raffaele Gabrielli (garptwo), this animation workshop will teach you the basics of creating stop-motion animation, simply… Read More
90m.
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Amarcord 15

This film was proposed by our member Ned Campbell, who writes: 'Recently a movie-friend in Madrid told me he had just… Read More
Federico Fellini, Italy, France, 1973, 125m.
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Members Christmas Drinks N/A

After the warm response last year, we're very excited to be repeating our Members Christmas Drinks on Christmas Eve. Members are welcome… Read More
210m.
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Carol 15

This film was proposed by our member Jessica Willden who writes: 'Just like Tár, it changed my life. A beautiful film… Read More
Todd Haynes, USA, UK, 2015, 118m.
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Members' Film Quiz: Christmas 18

Are you the person in your friend group who everyone asks for fun festive film recommendations? Do you know your Gremlins… Read More
Jack Frost, Lapland, 2023, 150m.
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Brief Encounter PG

This film was proposed by our member Aris Theodoridis, who writes: 'It’s the favourite film of my friend FC and he… Read More
David Lean, UK, 1945, 86m.
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Members' Collage Making Workshop U

Led by our very own 'Queen of Collage', Marzia Castelli, this workshop will allow you to unleash your creativity and create… Read More
90m.
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Members' Wreath Making Workshop U

To get into the festive spirit, we are thrilled to be partnering up with our neighbour Bloomsbury Flowers, who are just… Read More
90m.
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Raw 18

This film was proposed by our member Paul Hughes, who writes: 'Voted number 5 in Mark Kermode's ‘Top Ten’ films between… Read More
Julia Ducournau, France, Belgium, 2016, 99m.
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Negroni Tasting & Workshop 18

Since the end of summer, our Spritzes have stepped aside to make space for a more autumn-friendly beverage: the Negroni. And although… Read More
90m.
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Members' Tea Tasting N/A

Our in-house tea expert Amanda is very keen to take you through our beautiful selection of teas by The Tea Makers… Read More
90m.
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Industry Panel + Members' Networking 18

As we are aware The Garden Cinema membership community is not just made up of cinema enthusiasts, but also covers a… Read More
Panel + Networking, Members, Industry, 60m.
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Distant Voices, Still Lives 15

This film was proposed by our member Greg Gordon, who writes: 'To mark Terence Davies passing this is arguably his best… Read More
Terence Davies, UK, 1988, 84m.
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Kwaidan PG

This film was proposed by our members Jeremy Sharp and Miguel Zapata who write: 'Kwaidan is an astonishing film, once seen never… Read More
Masaki Kobayashi, Japan, 1964, 183m.
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Ealing Comedies Launch Party + The Ladykillers PG

To launch our season celebrating Ealing Comedies, on Wednesday 25 October we will kick things off with an Ealing Comedies inspired… Read More
Alexander Mackendrick, UK, 1955, 240m.
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Members' Film Quiz: Halloween 18

Are you the person in your friend group who everyone asks for film recommendations toward the end of October? Do you… Read More
Demonic powers, A night terror, 2023, 120m.
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The Servant 12A

This film was proposed by our member Nicholas Ahlmark, who writes: 'November 2023 will mark the 60 year anniversary of the release… Read More
Joseph Losey, UK, 1963, 116m.
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Barry Lyndon 12A

This film was proposed by our member Edward Leane, who writes: 'In my opinion, Kubrick’s finest masterpiece. Stunningly shot rags to… Read More
Stanley Kubrick, UK, USA, 1975, 185m.
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Spritz Tasting & Workshop 18

Looking to step out of your Aperol comfort zone? Are you curious to experiment with some different Spritzes? Our Bar Manager… Read More
workshop, Spritz, tasting, 60m.
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The Look of Silence 15

This film was proposed by our member Halina Sillence who writes: 'The Act of Killing is a profound piece of work (which… Read More
Joshua Oppenheimer, Denmark, Finland, France, 2014, 99m.
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Members' Film Quiz: Summer 15

Are you the person in your friend group who everyone asks for film recommendations? Do you know your Gerwig from your… Read More
120m.
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Season Launch Party: Garden Games & The King of Kong PG

Dust off your sporting gear and make your way to The Garden Bar for the first ever Garden Games! In celebration… Read More
Seth Gordon, USA, 2007, 185m.
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The Act of Killing 18

This film was proposed by our member Halina Sillence who writes: 'The Act of Killing is a profound piece of work (which I… Read More
Joshua Oppenheimer , Denmark, Norway, UK, 2012, 122m.
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Girlfriends 15

All screenings of Girlfriends will be shown with English subtitles (not HoH). The screening on the 3 of April will be… Read More
Claudia Weill, USA, 1978, 88m.
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Lift to the Scaffold PG

This film was proposed by our member Nigel Pivaro. For his feature debut, twenty-four-year-old Louis Malle brought together a mesmerizing performance… Read More
Louis Malle, France, 1958, 88m.
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In the Mood for Love PG

This film was proposed by our members Karen Purchese, Lala Oyegun, and Emma Abotsi, who writes: 'It’s an art piece. A… Read More
Wong Kar-wai, Hong Kong, France, 2000, 98m.
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Tampopo 15

This film was proposed by Emma Bakhle who writes: 'Tampopo is a ramen western with a dozen different stories weaving in and… Read More
Juzo Itami, Japan, 1985, 114m.
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Murder Mystery Party + The 39 Steps U

To celebrate the launch of our three act season on the master of suspense, Alfred Hitchcock, we will be doing things a… Read More
Alfred Hitchcock, UK, 1935, 86m.
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The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance U

This film was proposed by our member Jonathan Destrée who writes: 'A classic black & white western with an amazing cast,… Read More
John Ford, USA, 1962, 122m.
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La Dolce Vita 12A

This film was proposed by Veronika Kincses, who writes 'It’s a classic that everyone has heard of, but maybe hasn’t had… Read More
Federico Fellini, Italy, 1960, 175m.
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Queer Members Mixer: All About My Mother 15

Members have been asking, and we have listened: The Garden Cinema are thrilled to announce their first Queer Members Mixer. Join… Read More
Pedro Almodóvar, Spain, 1999, 97m.
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The Graduate 12A

This film was proposed by Asher Rose who wrote: I have such a great love for this film. Not only is… Read More
Mike Nichols, USA, 1967, 106m.
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Members Party + Cinema Paradiso 15

This film was proposed by our member Beatrice Webb. To propose your own screening, log into your members’ account to visit… Read More
Giuseppe Tornatore, Italy, 1988, 174m.
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Don't Look Now 15

This film was proposed by our member Peter Mark, who wrote that it has "always been one of my all time… Read More
Nicolas Roeg, UK/Italy, 1973, 110m.
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If... 15

This film was proposed by our member Paddy Cooper. To propose your own screening, log into your members’ account to visit… Read More
Lindsay Anderson, UK, 1968, 111m.
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Silver Screen Singles: Roman Holiday U

Looking for some company this Valentine's Day? Come on down to the Garden Cinema for our single members' social. This 14:00… Read More
William Wyler, USA, 1953, 118m.
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Victim (Free Members' Screening) 15

This film was proposed by our member John McKay. To propose your own screening, log into your members’ account to visit… Read More
Basil Dearden, UK, 1961, 100m.
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The Seventh Seal (Free Members' Screening) PG

This is a free members' screening proposed by Kanhaiya Trivedi. Returning exhausted from the Crusades to find medieval Sweden gripped by… Read More
Ingmar Bergman, Sweden, 1956, 96m.
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Wild At Heart (Free Members' Screening) 18

After serving prison time for a self-defense killing, Sailor Ripley (Nicolas Cage) reunites with girlfriend Lula Fortune (Laura Dern). Lula's mother,… Read More
David Lynch, USA, 1990, 124m.
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Jack Nicholson Season Launch Party & Preview (members) 15

Join us for our Jack Nicholson season kick-off, with a special Members' Party and Preview Screening of One Flew Over the… Read More
Miloa Forman, USA, 1975, 133m.
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Mon Oncle (members) U

Genial, bumbling Monsieur Hulot (Jacques Tati) loves his top-floor apartment in a grimy corner of the city, and cannot fathom why… Read More
Jacques Tati, France, 1958, 118m.
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Good Morning (members) U

A light-hearted take on director Yasujiro Ozu’s perennial theme of the challenges of intergenerational relationships, Good Morning (Ohayo) tells the story of… Read More
Yasujiro Ozu, Japan, 1959, 94m.
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Song of the Sea PG

Join us in celebrating St Patrick's Day with this animated family adventure infused with Irish folklore and traditional Celtic design. Beautifully… Read More
Tomm Moore, Ireland , 2014, 92m.
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Moana PG

Moana is a courageous teenager who seeks to follow in the footsteps of her ancestors by traversing the dangerous Oceanic seas.… Read More
Ron Clements, John Musker, USA, 2016, 103m.
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