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Adios Verano – Cuban Night

Date: Thursday 13th September

Time: 6.30PM - Late

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Nomadic Supper Clubs + “Carnage” Screening

Date : 20th September

Time: 6.45PM

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Unconditional Love – Film Screening & Tour de France After-party

Date : Sunday 29th July

Time: 16:30

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HUNGER FOR TRUTH: THE RHEA CLYMAN STORY + POST-FILM DISCUSSION

Date: Tuesday 12th June

Time: Doors 8PM, Screening 9PM

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Yenki Taxi film poster

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Sankofah Sundays: Yenkyi Taxi Takeover – June 24

Yenki Taxi poster: Yenki Taxi screening + Q&A at The Institute Of Light

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BROWNSWOOD RECORDINGS PRESENTS: WE OUT HERE ( A LDN STORY)

Date: Thursday 10th May

Time: 20:00

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120 BPM OST Launch Party film screening + Q&A & DJ set from Arnaud Rebotini

Date: Friday 27th April

Time: 18.30

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Science Fiction Theatre: No Blade Of Grass (1970)

Date: AUGUST 14

Time: 7 - 10 PM

Place: IOL

Price: £6

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Visions Festival at the IOL!

Date: Saturday 5 August

Time: 2pm - 7pm

Place: Cinema @IOL

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Science Fiction Theatre: 2010 (1984)

Date: Tuesday 18 July

Time: 7pm - 10pm

Place: Cinema @IOL

Price: £5

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Art Night with Future Shorts

Date: Saturday 1 July

Time: 6pm - 11pm

Place: Institute of Light

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OtherField – Free Screening of award winning film, Ambulance and BBQ!

Date: Monday 3 July

Time: 6:30pm – 11:00pm

Place: Cinema @IOL

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Team Faizy documentary premiere + Q&A

Date: Thursday 22 June

Time: 8pm - 10pm

Place: Cinema @IOL

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Film School: Alien (1979)

Date: Tuesday 27 June

Time : 7:15pm - 10:15pm

Place: Cinema @ IOL

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Classic Album Sundays: Thelonious Monk ‘Straight No Chaser’

Date: Tuesday 4 July

Time: 6pm - 10pm

Place: Cinema @IOL

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Screenings for Old and Young

Our programme of early week screenings for those young and old at heart… Mornings are taken up by Mini – Screen, a session where…

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Third Tuesday Film Club @ IOL

Screening: Adaptation

When: Tuesday 20 June

Tickets: £12

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Spaceship at IOL

Screening : Spaceship

Date: Sunday 28 May

Time: 7pm

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IOL Cinema: Youth Interrupted

We present a new cinema season at IOL to usher in the summer and all the events to come- be it sunshine, politics or…

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Science Fiction Theatre: Altered States

Science Fiction Theatre: Altered States

Tickets: £5

Doors: 7pm

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Third Tuesdays at IOL: Lady Macbeth

When: Tuesday 16 May, 7pm

What: Screening and presentation

How Much: £12

This Month: Lady Macbeth - Production

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Next at Film School….

Date: Tuesday 9 May

Time: 7.15pm

Tickets: £12

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Screenings for Old and Young

From Monday 03 April 2017 we begin our programme of early week screenings for those that are both young and old at heart. Mornings…

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Third Tuesdays at IOL: Victoria

When: Third Tuesday of the month

What: Film and Discussion

How Much: £18 full price, £14 concs

This Month: Victoria - Cinematography

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The Bluestocking Club present: Literary Friction, Live!

The Bluestocking Club: Literary Friction

Date: Wednesday 5 April

Tickets: £10 advance, £12 on the door

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Being Human

Coming up this season at the Institute of Light, after exploring where we are in the world- Europa, to Americana and ultimately Dysfunction, we try…

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Nightspot Cinema presents: Dig!

Date: Friday 3 March

Time: 6.30pm

Tickets: £10

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Climates of Fiction: Cinemas from the Capitalocene

Date: 6-10 March

Tickets: £12

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Loving

That the couple at the centre of a fight against the state to defend their right to marry should be surnamed ‘Loving’ seems almost…

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Film School: Texas Chainsaw Massacre

Date: 21 February 2017

Time: 7.30pm

Tickets: £12

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Tiptoe through Tinseltown

Following his widely lauded Whiplash, Chazelle has shown himself to be a stylish- but not too showy- filmmaker, who knows where to put the…

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Nightspot Cinema Valentine’s Special

Nightspot Cinema: Love and Mercy

Date: 14 February

Time: From 6pm

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Art Refuge UK: Bringing Tibet Home

Date: Monday 30 January

Time: 7pm

Tickets: £12 on the door, or email naomicpress@gmail.com to reserve

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Nightspot Cinema x IOL: Kurt Cobain Montage of Heck

Date: Wednesday 25 January

Time : 7pm

Tickets: £10

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Family Values

Across film, literature, theatre, even art and music, the dysfunctional family is a rich resource for cultural production. Whether it’s an angry young rock…

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Night Spot & Trainspotting

Date: 17/01/2017

Time: 7pm

Tickets: £10

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January Preview

Coming up next month at the Institute of Light… Spike Lee takes an incendiary, rage-movie-musical look at gang violence in Chicago in CHI-RAQ; Tom…

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Coming Soon…

As the cinema takes a break for Christmas, we look forward to next season at the Institute of Light. Alongside a crop of recent…

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Amy Adams’ Eyes

Amy Adams may be confronted with an actor’s nightmare come awards season: going head to head with yourself. With standout performances in two of…

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If It Bleeds It Leads

On July 15th, 1974, Christine Chubbuck, a young news anchor in Sarasota, Florida, delivered her broadcast- then pulled out a gun and shot herself…

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Do the Right Thing
Block Party

On Friday 28 October, IOL invites you to ‘Do The Right Thing’ to celebrate the re-release of Spike Lee’s seminal film for the BFI’s Black Star…

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Strangelove

USA Election Night Party TUE 8 NOV 8.00PM – 3.00 AM FREE ENTRY   In eternally optimistic anticipation, IOL invites you to an Election…

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Cold War Cinema

The Cold War, a battle without military conflict, was to some degree fought out in the fields of culture; a war of two opposing…

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Hell or High Water

Hell or High Water has the look and feel of an old-school Western: broad, Texas landscapes, an old ranger close to retirement, and a…

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Americana

Following the dramatic events of the summer we looked at some of the stalwarts of European Cinema; now, as things hot up to a…

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Bowie on Film

In January 2016 there was a moment of collective mourning at the death of cultural icon David Bowie. Bowie’s passing, all his glamour and…

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Things to Come

The midlife crisis is a subject not unfamiliar to cinema- but it is a rare film that focuses on an older woman’s intellectual and…

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Julieta

Pedro Almodovar’s widely lauded latest feature Julieta comes to The Institute of Light from today, Friday 16 September. A film that looks at loss,…

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Headspace

Space: the final frontier. The vastness of space has captivated filmmakers since Georges Méliès’ 1902 silent science-fiction film Voyage dans La Lune, and in…

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Through a Child’s Eyes

Before Guillermo del Toro took a child’s-eye view of the Spanish Civil War, Victor Erice made Spirit of the Beehive, an allegory of the…

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