Cinema Listings for Documentary Films in London and the UK



Documentaries. Photo: Babies. Optimum ReleasingOnce seen as the poor relative of the cinema world, in recent years documentaries have broken out of the worthy/dull twilight zone thanks to filmmakers like Michael Moore. Love him and his kind or loathe them, at least they've helped make non-look cool.

London Cinemas

From Friday 26th September
To Thursday 2nd October

- -1287
- 20,000 Days On Earth
- 20,000 Days On Earth (Parent And Baby Screening)
- A Dangerous Game
- A Dangerous Game + Home Turf
- A Glance At The Basque Country: Homeland + Around The World With Orson Welles
- A.K.A. Doc Pomus
- Alive Inside
- American Interior
- American: The Bill Hicks Story + Q&A
- A Night At The Cinema In 1914
- A Night At The Cinema In 1914 + Togo + Musical Accompaniment
- A People Without A Land
- Art Of Darkness + Bloom
- A Spell To Ward Off The Darkness
- At Berkeley
- Ballet Boys
- Barefoot And In The Kitchen (Con La Pata Quebrada)
- Berlin: Symphony Of A Great City
- Beyond Clueless
- Bicycle The Movie
- Born To Be Wild 3D
- Cairo Drive + Cairo As Seen By Chahine + ScreenTalk
- Calle Lopez
- Concerning Violence
- Cutting Edge
- Days Of Hope + Ghost Syndrome
- Dinosaurs Alive! 3D
- Ekumenopolis: City Without Limits + Introduction
- El Somni (The Dream)
- Every Everything: The Music, Life And Times Of Grant Hart
- Fake It So Real
- Fame, Fashion And Photography: The Real Blow Up
- Fight Church
- Film And Words Evening
- Filmed In Supermarionation + Q&A
- Finding Fela
- Finding Vivian Maier
- Fire In The Blood
- Footsteps in Jerusalem + Looking Awry + ScreenTalk
- From Scotland With Love + North Of The Sun
- Galapagos 3D
- Gregory Crewdson: Brief Encounters + Q&A
- Growing Cities + Blackout
- Happiness
- Harry Dean Stanton: Partly Fiction
- Her Aim Is True
- Hermitage Revealed
- Hidden Universe 3D
- His & Hers
- How I Became An Elephant + A Sea Turtle Story
- Hubble 3D
- I Am The Gorgon
- Ignasi M + Q&A
- Inequality For All
- International Ocean Film Festival
- Island Of Lemurs: Madagascar: An IMAX 3D Experience
- Istanbul United
- Is The Man Who Is Tall Happy?
- Jack To A King
- Jack To A King + Q&A
- Jerusalem 3D
- Joe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten
- Kiss The Water + Independence + Cailleach
- Lagos Wide And Close: An Interactive Journey Into An Exploding City
- Las Maestras De La Republica
- Lawrence Of Belgravia + Q&A
- Life Itself
- Living Dolls + Cheese
- Living In A Coded Land
- London: The Modern Babylon
- Looking For Johnny
- Love Hotel
- Manakamana
- McCullin + Q&A
- Megacities: Twelve Stories Of Survival
- Mummies: Secret Of The Pharaohs
- Mysteries Of The Unseen World 3D
- Navajazo + Protocol
- News From The Great War 1914 - 1918
- Night Will Fall
- Night Will Fall + Act Of Terror
- Night Will Fall + Q&A
- North Of The Sun
- Oil City Confidential
- Our Vinyl Weighs A Ton: This Is Stones Throw Records
- Pantani: The Accidental Death Of A Cyclist
- People's Park
- Pierre Henry: The Art Of Sounds + Delian Mode
- Planet Ocean
- Premier Ladies Talk International + Q&A
- Preview Screening: 1971 + Q&A
- Project Cancer
- Pulp + Human Beings
- Restrepo + Q&A
- Revenge Of The Mekons + Amanda F***Ing Palmer On The Rocks
- Revision Film Seasons Presents
- Revolution + Home Turf
- Rohmer In Paris + Introduction
- Sacred Sperm
- Scheherazade's Diary
- Seve
- Shored Up + Home Turf
- Sofia's Last Ambulance (Poslednata Lineika Na Sofia) + Q&A
- Songs For Alexis + Release
- Soul Boys Of The Western World
- Soul Boys Of The Western World + Q&A And Performance: Live Satellite Transmission
- Space Station 3D
- Stephen Fry Live: More Fool Me
- Stop Making Sense (30th Anniversary Outdoor Screening)
- Take Me To The River
- Tamarama
- The Absent Stone
- The Agreement
- The Bridge Rising (An Drochaid) + The King's River
- The Case Against 8
- The Culture High
- The Dividing Line
- The Girls In The Band
- The Horses Of Fukushima
- The Last Impresario
- The One Man Village (Semaan Bil Day'ia)
- The Otherworld
- The Overnighters
- The Past Is A Grotesque Animal
- The Punk Syndrome
- The Ravers
- The Revolutionary Optimists
- The Supreme Price
- The Tunnel
- The Tunnel + Q&A
- The Woman At The End Of The World + Q&A
- To The Arctic 3D
- Touching The Void
- TV As Material 2: Broadcast Collaborations + Discussion
- TV As Material 3: The Television Studio
- TV As Material 4: The Longest Day
- Under The Sea 3D: An IMAX 3D Experience
- Watermark + Cabo Pulmo
- Watermark (Parent And Baby Screening)
- We Are Many
- We Lived Alone + Musical Accompaniment + Q&A
- Who Cares?
- Who The F**k Is Arthur Fogel?
- Wild Combination: A Portrait Of Arthur Russell
- Wonder Women! The Untold Story Of American Superheroines
- Year Of The Horse
From Friday 3rd October
To Thursday 9th October

- -1287
- 20,000 Days On Earth
- 20,000 Days On Earth (Parent And Baby Screening)
- 20,000 Days On Earth + Q&A With Nick Cave: Live Satellite Transmission
- A Curious Life
- A Dangerous Game + Q&A
- Advanced Style
- Alegria: A Humanitarian Expedition + One Day Of Christmas + A Fine Day For Bananafish + Beoir A Tale Of Ireland's Craft Ale
- Altman
- Angel Azul + Little Things Remind Me
- A Night At The Cinema In 1914
- Anne Charlotte Robertson: Selections From The Five Year Diary
- A People Without A Land
- Ar Lorg Shomhairle: Tracing Sorley's Footsteps + Intro
- At Berkeley
- Attila 74: The Rape Of Cyprus
- Audre Lorde: The Berlin Years 1984-1992
- Badil
- Baratometrajes 2.0: El Futuro Del Cine Hecho En Espana + Cines Por Segundo: Sabanas Blancas
- Bastards + Q&A
- Beneath The Blindfold + Discussion
- Beneath The Blindfold + Q&A
- Beryl's Last Year Film Screening and Q&A with Director Charlie Russell
- Bicycle The Movie
- Big Moccasin
- Big Star: Nothing Can Hurt Me + Live Musical Accompaniment
- Bill Cunningham New York
- Born To Be Wild 3D
- Bread And Oil + Discussion
- Chewing The Cud
- Concerning Violence
- Contours Of Us
- Cutting Edge
- Days Of Hope + Ghost Syndrome
- Detropia
- Dinosaurs Alive! 3D
- Djazair
- Documentary Shorts
- Electric Boogaloo: The Wild, Untold Story Of Cannon Films
- Equal Temperament
- Finding Fela
- Finding Vivian Maier
- Flight Of The Butterflies 3D
- George Clinton: Tales Of Dr Funkenstein + Short
- Grazing The Sky
- Head
- Hermitage Revealed
- Hidden Universe 3D
- Highrise + Talk
- Hockney
- Hubble 3D
- I Am The Gorgon + Q&A
- Imparables (Unstoppables)
- Into The Sea
- Island Of Lemurs: Madagascar: An IMAX 3D Experience
- It Came From Connemara!!
- Jack To A King
- Jem Cohen NYC Films
- Jerusalem 3D
- Joan Rivers: A Piece Of Work
- Johnny Winter: Down & Dirty
- Just Do It: A Tale Of Modern-Day Outlaws
- Keep On Keepin' On
- Kung Fu Elliot + Life's A Bitch
- Les Invisibles
- Life Is A Breath Of Air + Discussion
- Life Itself
- Los Angeles Plays Itself
- Making The Makers Manifesto: We're All Self-Portraits!
- Man With A Movie Camera
- Mars Project
- Mars Project + Q&A
- Mistaken For Strangers
- Mysteries Of The Unseen World 3D
- Nas: Time Is Illmatic
- Night Will Fall
- No Burqas Behind Bars
- No Limbs No Limits
- Our Feelings Took The Pictures
- Particle Fever + Q&A
- Perceptions Of Disability + Q&A
- Pink Floyd: The Wall
- Precise Poetry: Lina Bo Bardi's Architecture
- Roli + The Fire + Bad Vibrations: Chronicle Of A Mechanical Infidelity + The Rattle Of Benghazi + I've Just Had A Dream + After
- Sao Paulo, A Metropolitan Symphony + Live Piano Accompaniment
- Scheherazade's Diary
- Seth's Dominion
- Seve
- Shepard & Dark
- Sisters Of The Extreme Film Night: Dope + Tonite Let’s All Make Love In London + Iggy The Eskimo Girl
- Slow Food Story
- Soul Boys Of The Western World
- Space Station 3D
- Stephanie In The Water
- Stephen Fry Live: More Fool Me
- Still The Enemy Within
- Still The Enemy Within + Q&A
- Ten Pieces
- The 25,000 Mile Love Story
- The Airstrip: Decampment Of Modernism, Part III + Screen Talk
- The Armstrong Lie
- The Bridge Rising (An Drochaid)
- The Crash Reel
- The Culture High
- The Epic Of Everest
- The Fall - It's Not The Repetition, It's Discipline
- The Football Manager Documentary + Q&A
- The Last Impresario
- The Man Whose Mind Exploded + Q&A
- The Notorious Mr Bout
- The Square
- The Vanquishing Of The Witch Baba Yaga
- Tony Benn: My Last Will & Testament + Q&A
- Tony Benn: Will And Testament
- Tony Benn: Will And Testament + Panel Discussion And Audience Q&A
- Tony Benn: Will And Testament + Q&A
- Tony Benn: Will & Testament + Discussion + Q&A
- To The Arctic 3D
- Traceable + Human
- Unbreakable: The Mark Pollock Story
- Unchosen - A Night Of Film + Q&A
- Under The Sea 3D: An IMAX 3D Experience
- Vicente Aranda: 50 Anos De Cine
- Virunga
- Watermark
- Watermarks
- We Don’t Wanna Make You Dance
- Werner Herzog Shorts: Last Words + Precautions Against Fanatics + The Unprecedented Defence Of The Fortress Deutschkreuz + Herakles + La Soufriere
- Which Way Is The Front Line From Here? The Life And Time Of Tim Hetherington
- Year Of The Horse
- Zidane: A 21st Century Portrait


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Rest of UK and Irish Cinemas

From Friday 26th September
To Thursday 2nd October

- -1287
- 20,000 Days On Earth
- 20,000 Days On Earth (Parent And Baby Screening)
- A Dangerous Game
- A Dangerous Game + Home Turf
- A Glance At The Basque Country: Homeland + Around The World With Orson Welles
- A.K.A. Doc Pomus
- Alive Inside
- American Interior
- American: The Bill Hicks Story + Q&A
- A Night At The Cinema In 1914
- A Night At The Cinema In 1914 + Togo + Musical Accompaniment
- A People Without A Land
- Art Of Darkness + Bloom
- A Spell To Ward Off The Darkness
- At Berkeley
- Ballet Boys
- Barefoot And In The Kitchen (Con La Pata Quebrada)
- Berlin: Symphony Of A Great City
- Beyond Clueless
- Bicycle The Movie
- Born To Be Wild 3D
- Cairo Drive + Cairo As Seen By Chahine + ScreenTalk
- Calle Lopez
- Concerning Violence
- Cutting Edge
- Days Of Hope + Ghost Syndrome
- Dinosaurs Alive! 3D
- Ekumenopolis: City Without Limits + Introduction
- El Somni (The Dream)
- Every Everything: The Music, Life And Times Of Grant Hart
- Fake It So Real
- Fame, Fashion And Photography: The Real Blow Up
- Fight Church
- Film And Words Evening
- Filmed In Supermarionation + Q&A
- Finding Fela
- Finding Vivian Maier
- Fire In The Blood
- Footsteps in Jerusalem + Looking Awry + ScreenTalk
- From Scotland With Love + North Of The Sun
- Galapagos 3D
- Gregory Crewdson: Brief Encounters + Q&A
- Growing Cities + Blackout
- Happiness
- Harry Dean Stanton: Partly Fiction
- Her Aim Is True
- Hermitage Revealed
- Hidden Universe 3D
- His & Hers
- How I Became An Elephant + A Sea Turtle Story
- Hubble 3D
- I Am The Gorgon
- Ignasi M + Q&A
- Inequality For All
- International Ocean Film Festival
- Island Of Lemurs: Madagascar: An IMAX 3D Experience
- Istanbul United
- Is The Man Who Is Tall Happy?
- Jack To A King
- Jack To A King + Q&A
- Jerusalem 3D
- Joe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten
- Kiss The Water + Independence + Cailleach
- Lagos Wide And Close: An Interactive Journey Into An Exploding City
- Las Maestras De La Republica
- Lawrence Of Belgravia + Q&A
- Life Itself
- Living Dolls + Cheese
- Living In A Coded Land
- London: The Modern Babylon
- Looking For Johnny
- Love Hotel
- Manakamana
- McCullin + Q&A
- Megacities: Twelve Stories Of Survival
- Mummies: Secret Of The Pharaohs
- Mysteries Of The Unseen World 3D
- Navajazo + Protocol
- News From The Great War 1914 - 1918
- Night Will Fall
- Night Will Fall + Act Of Terror
- Night Will Fall + Q&A
- North Of The Sun
- Oil City Confidential
- Our Vinyl Weighs A Ton: This Is Stones Throw Records
- Pantani: The Accidental Death Of A Cyclist
- People's Park
- Pierre Henry: The Art Of Sounds + Delian Mode
- Planet Ocean
- Premier Ladies Talk International + Q&A
- Preview Screening: 1971 + Q&A
- Project Cancer
- Pulp + Human Beings
- Restrepo + Q&A
- Revenge Of The Mekons + Amanda F***Ing Palmer On The Rocks
- Revision Film Seasons Presents
- Revolution + Home Turf
- Rohmer In Paris + Introduction
- Sacred Sperm
- Scheherazade's Diary
- Seve
- Shored Up + Home Turf
- Sofia's Last Ambulance (Poslednata Lineika Na Sofia) + Q&A
- Songs For Alexis + Release
- Soul Boys Of The Western World
- Soul Boys Of The Western World + Q&A And Performance: Live Satellite Transmission
- Space Station 3D
- Stephen Fry Live: More Fool Me
- Stop Making Sense (30th Anniversary Outdoor Screening)
- Take Me To The River
- Tamarama
- The Absent Stone
- The Agreement
- The Bridge Rising (An Drochaid) + The King's River
- The Case Against 8
- The Culture High
- The Dividing Line
- The Girls In The Band
- The Horses Of Fukushima
- The Last Impresario
- The One Man Village (Semaan Bil Day'ia)
- The Otherworld
- The Overnighters
- The Past Is A Grotesque Animal
- The Punk Syndrome
- The Ravers
- The Revolutionary Optimists
- The Supreme Price
- The Tunnel
- The Tunnel + Q&A
- The Woman At The End Of The World + Q&A
- To The Arctic 3D
- Touching The Void
- TV As Material 2: Broadcast Collaborations + Discussion
- TV As Material 3: The Television Studio
- TV As Material 4: The Longest Day
- Under The Sea 3D: An IMAX 3D Experience
- Watermark + Cabo Pulmo
- Watermark (Parent And Baby Screening)
- We Are Many
- We Lived Alone + Musical Accompaniment + Q&A
- Who Cares?
- Who The F**k Is Arthur Fogel?
- Wild Combination: A Portrait Of Arthur Russell
- Wonder Women! The Untold Story Of American Superheroines
- Year Of The Horse
From Friday 3rd October
To Thursday 9th October

- -1287
- 20,000 Days On Earth
- 20,000 Days On Earth (Parent And Baby Screening)
- 20,000 Days On Earth + Q&A With Nick Cave: Live Satellite Transmission
- A Curious Life
- A Dangerous Game + Q&A
- Advanced Style
- Alegria: A Humanitarian Expedition + One Day Of Christmas + A Fine Day For Bananafish + Beoir A Tale Of Ireland's Craft Ale
- Altman
- Angel Azul + Little Things Remind Me
- A Night At The Cinema In 1914
- Anne Charlotte Robertson: Selections From The Five Year Diary
- A People Without A Land
- Ar Lorg Shomhairle: Tracing Sorley's Footsteps + Intro
- At Berkeley
- Attila 74: The Rape Of Cyprus
- Audre Lorde: The Berlin Years 1984-1992
- Badil
- Baratometrajes 2.0: El Futuro Del Cine Hecho En Espana + Cines Por Segundo: Sabanas Blancas
- Bastards + Q&A
- Beneath The Blindfold + Discussion
- Beneath The Blindfold + Q&A
- Beryl's Last Year Film Screening and Q&A with Director Charlie Russell
- Bicycle The Movie
- Big Moccasin
- Big Star: Nothing Can Hurt Me + Live Musical Accompaniment
- Bill Cunningham New York
- Born To Be Wild 3D
- Bread And Oil + Discussion
- Chewing The Cud
- Concerning Violence
- Contours Of Us
- Cutting Edge
- Days Of Hope + Ghost Syndrome
- Detropia
- Dinosaurs Alive! 3D
- Djazair
- Documentary Shorts
- Electric Boogaloo: The Wild, Untold Story Of Cannon Films
- Equal Temperament
- Finding Fela
- Finding Vivian Maier
- Flight Of The Butterflies 3D
- George Clinton: Tales Of Dr Funkenstein + Short
- Grazing The Sky
- Head
- Hermitage Revealed
- Hidden Universe 3D
- Highrise + Talk
- Hockney
- Hubble 3D
- I Am The Gorgon + Q&A
- Imparables (Unstoppables)
- Into The Sea
- Island Of Lemurs: Madagascar: An IMAX 3D Experience
- It Came From Connemara!!
- Jack To A King
- Jem Cohen NYC Films
- Jerusalem 3D
- Joan Rivers: A Piece Of Work
- Johnny Winter: Down & Dirty
- Just Do It: A Tale Of Modern-Day Outlaws
- Keep On Keepin' On
- Kung Fu Elliot + Life's A Bitch
- Les Invisibles
- Life Is A Breath Of Air + Discussion
- Life Itself
- Los Angeles Plays Itself
- Making The Makers Manifesto: We're All Self-Portraits!
- Man With A Movie Camera
- Mars Project
- Mars Project + Q&A
- Mistaken For Strangers
- Mysteries Of The Unseen World 3D
- Nas: Time Is Illmatic
- Night Will Fall
- No Burqas Behind Bars
- No Limbs No Limits
- Our Feelings Took The Pictures
- Particle Fever + Q&A
- Perceptions Of Disability + Q&A
- Pink Floyd: The Wall
- Precise Poetry: Lina Bo Bardi's Architecture
- Roli + The Fire + Bad Vibrations: Chronicle Of A Mechanical Infidelity + The Rattle Of Benghazi + I've Just Had A Dream + After
- Sao Paulo, A Metropolitan Symphony + Live Piano Accompaniment
- Scheherazade's Diary
- Seth's Dominion
- Seve
- Shepard & Dark
- Sisters Of The Extreme Film Night: Dope + Tonite Let’s All Make Love In London + Iggy The Eskimo Girl
- Slow Food Story
- Soul Boys Of The Western World
- Space Station 3D
- Stephanie In The Water
- Stephen Fry Live: More Fool Me
- Still The Enemy Within
- Still The Enemy Within + Q&A
- Ten Pieces
- The 25,000 Mile Love Story
- The Airstrip: Decampment Of Modernism, Part III + Screen Talk
- The Armstrong Lie
- The Bridge Rising (An Drochaid)
- The Crash Reel
- The Culture High
- The Epic Of Everest
- The Fall - It's Not The Repetition, It's Discipline
- The Football Manager Documentary + Q&A
- The Last Impresario
- The Man Whose Mind Exploded + Q&A
- The Notorious Mr Bout
- The Square
- The Vanquishing Of The Witch Baba Yaga
- Tony Benn: My Last Will & Testament + Q&A
- Tony Benn: Will And Testament
- Tony Benn: Will And Testament + Panel Discussion And Audience Q&A
- Tony Benn: Will And Testament + Q&A
- Tony Benn: Will & Testament + Discussion + Q&A
- To The Arctic 3D
- Traceable + Human
- Unbreakable: The Mark Pollock Story
- Unchosen - A Night Of Film + Q&A
- Under The Sea 3D: An IMAX 3D Experience
- Vicente Aranda: 50 Anos De Cine
- Virunga
- Watermark
- Watermarks
- We Don’t Wanna Make You Dance
- Werner Herzog Shorts: Last Words + Precautions Against Fanatics + The Unprecedented Defence Of The Fortress Deutschkreuz + Herakles + La Soufriere
- Which Way Is The Front Line From Here? The Life And Time Of Tim Hetherington
- Year Of The Horse
- Zidane: A 21st Century Portrait


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