Free Film - More London Free Festival 2013
11 - 27 September
More London Free Festival presents Free Film
Part of our 4 month arts programme of Fringe, Music, Theatre and Films set in the stunning outdoor amphitheatre, The Scoop at More London. It’s free, it’s family friendly and it celebrates the local community. There are no tickets – just take your seat, first come first served! You're welcome to bring your own food and drink but please no glass.
Every Wednesday, Thursday and Friday between the 11 - 27 September we have a huge mix of classic, cult and contemporary films for everyone to enjoy!
Date: 11 September
When Bond's latest assignment goes gravely wrong and agents around the world are exposed, MI6 is attacked forcing M to relocate the agency. These events cause her authority and position to be challenged. With MI6 now compromised from both inside and out, M is left with one ally she can trust: Bond. Winner of two Oscars and starring Daniel Craig, Judy Dench and Javier Bardem. (2012, 143 mins, UK/USA, Cert 12a)
Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon
Date: 12 September
The disappearance of a magical jade sword spurs a breathtaking quest for the missing treasure. Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon is a timeless story that takes place in QING China when miracles were credible and spirits and gods were present in man's world. Pain, revenge and duty are the key themes, but in the afterlife love and faith linger on. Directed by Ang Lee. (2000, 120 mins, Taiwan/Hong Kong/USA/China, Cert 12)
Frankenweenie - CANCELED due to rain!
Date: 13 September
Young scientist and film maker, Victor Frankenstein, brings his beloved dog Sparky back to life in his own special way and with unexpected consequences. Directed by Tim Burton. (2012, 87 mins, USA, Cert PG)
Back to the Future
A typical teenager of the 80’s (Michael J Fox) is accidentally sent back to 1955 in a time-travelling DeLorean, invented by his slightly mad, scientist friend. (1985, 113 mins, USA, Cert PG)
The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
Date: 19 September
The third of the Spaghetti Western trilogy, which gained this title due to the filming in Italy. Starring Clint Eastwood, Eli Wallach and Lee Van Cleef where a bounty hunting scam joins two men in an uneasy alliance against a third in a race to find a fortune in gold. (1966, 165 mins, Italy/Spain/West Germany, Cert 15)
Les Miserables Date:
Cameron Mackintosh’s stage musical is transferred to the screen with a star studded cast. Director Tim Hooper insisted that every take was sung live. Winner of three Oscars and starring Russell Crowe, Hugh Jackman, Anne Hathaway, Helena Bonham Carter, Amanda Seyfreid and Eddie Redmayne. (2012, 158 mins, USA/UK, Cert 12a)
Described by Time Out as “devastatingly original” Amour examines the effect of love on death and death on love. This is told through an elderly couple who have to cope following the wife’s stroke. Subtitled. (2012, 127mins, France/Germany/Austria, 12a)
Date: 26 September
Celebrating its 50th anniversary this year The Birds remains one of Hitchcock’s most thrilling films, full of suspense. Based on a Daphne Du Maurier shorts story where a wealthy young socialite pursues a potential boyfriend to a small town where bizarre things start to happen. (1963, 119 mins, USA Cert 15)
Surprise film – Grease
Date: 27 September
Get ready all Pink Ladies and T-Birds as the More London Occupiers have voted for Grease to be their Occupier choice Free Film!
The Boring but Important Stuff
In the event of rain the show may have to be cancelled. A cancellation decision will be made 30 minutes before the performance is due to start. Keep updated through our twitter feed or call.
No ticket needed. Seats are on a first come, first served basis and cannot be reserved. The Scoop at More London reserves the right to refuse entry and to make last minute changes to the programme for reasons beyond our control.
Cushions are available for hire £1. Food and drink can be purchased from surrounding cafes and also at the Strada marquee next to The Scoop. Or you can bring your own picnic - but no glass is allowed. We are pushchair and wheelchair accessible.
More London Riverside
London SE1 2DB
(situated between HMS Belfast and City Hall)
T: 020 7403 4866