Kino Recommends

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 […]


At Kino London, we’re all about hookin’ ya’ll up to make films together. Nothing brings us more joy than to see a challenge film birthed into the world, nurtured with the love of total strangers. We love playing short-film cupid, shooting our little arrows of collaborative spirit into your collective filmmaking butts. And it’s a passion […]

Belle & the Bond

Every life has its rules. One of mine is: if ever invited to a screening on Goldfinger Avenue one must attend. And so it was that a group of lucky Kino-goers travelled to the world-famous Pinewood Studios in leafy Buckinghamshire, for the opening of their Digital Motion Picture Centre, on the aforementioned Bond-Baddie-Drive. We were […]


It seems this month that you can’t turn on the TV, go to the pub, or visit your nan without some instance of World Cup mania forced upon you, as brands the world over try desperately to cash in on the glory of vague association and short-lived patriotism. Never one to follow the trend, Kino […]


Summer is coming, and what better way to prepare than to hunker down in a windowless room with a hundred sweaty strangers to bask in the glow of our ever-eclectic projector. We’ll even be serving up fresh solar-popped popcorn!* So spray on some anti-persp and come get your jollies with us as we screen another […]