Film of the Week

Kino #67- Not the London Film Festival

In the shadow of the galas and glitz of the overtly curated BFI London Film Festival, this month’s Kino felt even more like an act of anarchic defiance than usual. It was especially pleasing that the scruffy and excitable crowd was made up of so many Kino first-timers- welcome, friends! Can we hear you say […]

Film of the Week :: ‘Use Me’ by Kino Challenge Filmmakers (2012)

If you don’t know about the Kino challenge, you’ve not been to one of our screenings (or you’ve not been paying attention!). Let me break it down: 1. Filmlovers and filmmakers alike come to Kino for their fix of shorts, popcorn, and good vibes. 2. Throughout the night, our audience suggest ideas for films they’d […]

KINO’S OPEN-MIC SHORT FILM NIGHT (#67) // WEDS 15th OCT

Kino London returns for another evening of unseen, uncurated, and uncensored shorts. Sound risky? It is! But we’ve not screened anything highly illegal yet. This could be the month, so come on down for a dozen or so total surprises!The only thing that’s certain is the free popcorn…WANT TO SCREEN AT KINO #67?As always, filmmakers […]

Kino #66 Round-up

Kino’s particular brand of cinematic optimism was in full swing at September’s session. The night was balmy and the room was packed. The usual cynicism which accompanies a visit to the multiplex was, thankfully, nowhere in sight. We were ready to cheer, to applaud, to laugh…to delve deep into the rhythmic contortions of a techno-didgeridoo. […]

KINO’S OPEN-MIC SHORT FILM NIGHT (#66) // TUES 16th SEPTEMBER

As summer comes to an end, and a cool nip hangs in the air, we’re getting ready for our first autumnal screening of the year, before things start to get all festive (only 115 days to Christmas!). So grab a warm jacket (but leave the hat and scarf at home) and come on down for […]