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 17th November
To Thursday 23rd November

- 13th
- 17 Beginnings Of Talia + Q&A
- 1917 - Der Wahre Oktober + Q&A
- 1920s Gala Film
- 24 Snow
- 69 Minutes Of 86 Days
- 78/52
- 89
- A Beautiful Planet: An IMAX 3D Experience
- All This Can Happen + Q&A
- A Plastic Ocean + Q&A
- A Revolution In Four Seasons + Discussion
- Ask The Sexpert
- A Voix Haute (Speak Up)
- BBC Mountain Life At The Extreme
- Before Summer Ends
- Ben-Gurion, Epilogue + Discussion
- Bending The Arc + Discussion
- Berghaus Dragon’s Back Race
- Bill Viola: The Road To St Paul's + Q&A
- Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story
- Bonington: Mountaineer + Q&A
- Born To Be Wild 3D
- Brighton Screenings: Documentaries + Q&A
- Britain On Film: Coast And Sea (Dementia Friendly Screening)
- Britain On Film: LGBT Britain
- Buena Vista Social Club: Adios
- Bugs! 3D: An IMAX Experience
- Chasing Trane: The John Coltrane Documentary
- Chavela + Q&A
- Cobain: Montage Of Heck + Introduction
- Condemned To Remember
- Conor McGregor: Notorious
- Cool Cats
- Corresponcences + Q&A
- Dark Days
- Dawson City: Frozen Time
- Death By Metal
- Demain (Tomorrow)
- Dina
- Dispossession: The Great Social Housing Swindle
- Disturbing The Peace+ Discussion
- Drag Becomes Him
- Dream Big: Engineering Our World 3D: An IMAX Experience
- Dream Boat + Q&A
- Earth: One Amazing Day
- Exhibition On Screen: Canaletto And The Art Of Venice
- Exhibition On Screen: David Hockney At The Royal Academy Of Arts: A Bigger Picture 2012 & 82 Portraits And One Still-Life 2016
- Exhibition On Screen: Hockney - Landscape, Portraits & A Still Life
- Faces Places
- Far From The Tree
- Ferrari: Race To Immortality
- F For Fake
- Free Lunch Society: Komm Komm Grundeinkommen
- Free Lunch Society: Komm Komm Grundeinkommen + Discussion
- Future Baby
- Good Thoughts, Good Words, Good Deeds: The Conductor Zubin Mehta
- Grace Jones: Bloodlight And Bami
- Harmony + Q&A
- Heart Of A Dog
- Hidden Universe 3D: An IMAX Experience
- Hit So Hard + Poetry + Music
- Home Movie Day
- Hot To Trot + Q&A
- Hummus The Movie + Q&A
- Hurricane: An IMAX 3D Experience
- I Am Not Sick, I Am Gay + Shorts
- I Am Not Your Negro
- Inhale
- In Our Hands: The Battle For Jerusalem
- In The Name Of Peace: John Hume In America
- Into Twin Galaxies + Talk
- It Stays With You: Use Of Force By UN Peacekeepers In Haiti
- It Stays With You: Use Of Force By UN Peacekeepers In Haiti + Q&A
- Jane + Q&A
- Jerry Lewis: The Man Behind The Clown
- Jonas Kaufmann: My Italy
- Journey Through French Cinema
- Kenny
- La Visite
- London Symphony
- London Symphony + Q&A
- Lost In Vagueness + Q&A
- Magnetic Mountains + Talk
- Makala
- Man Of Aran
- Mary's Land
- Monkey Tennis
- Monsieur Mayonnaise
- More Alive Than Dead + Discussion
- Mountain
- Muhi: Generally Temporary
- My Nature
- Mysteries Of The Unseen World 3D
- Neil Young: Heart Of Gold
- No Stone Unturned
- On The Bride's Side + Q&A
- Ouvrir La Voix
- Oxide Ghosts: The Brass Eye Tapes + Q&A
- Paris Is Voguing
- Promised Land
- Psycho Vertical
- Psychovertical: The Andy Kirkpatrick Story
- Railways Remembered: British Railways & Nationalised Transport + Introduction
- Remember Baghdad + Discussion
- Remember Baghdad + Q&A
- Residente
- Resilience
- Ryuichi Sakamoto: Coda
- Sand And Blood (Sand Und Blut)
- Space Station 3D
- Strnadovi
- Sunshine Superman
- Syl Johnson: Any Way The Wind Blows + Q&A
- Taam, A Taste Of Rue Des Rosiers + El Hara
- Tawai: A Voice From The Forest
- Tawai: A Voice From The Forest + Q&A
- Teenage Superstars
- Thank You For The Rain
- Thank You For The Rain + Discussion
- Thank You For The Rain + Introduction
- The Ario Dream + Q&A
- The Ballad Of Fred Hersch
- The Ballad Of Shirley Collins
- The British Guide To Showing Off + Q&A
- The Cinema Travellers
- The Death And Life Of Marsha P. Johnson
- The Digger + Statues Also Die
- The Fabulous Allan Carr
- The Farthest
- The Heir (L' heritier)
- The Last Resort
- The Occupation Of The American Mind + Talk
- The Paris Opera
- The Prison In Twelve Landscapes + Arena + ScreenTalk
- The Secret Spitfires
- The Train From Zurich To The Revolution
- The Untold Tales Of Armistead Maupin
- The Venerable W
- The World’s Longest Pub Crawl
- The Young Man Was, Part 1: United Red Army
- To End A War + Discussion
- To The Arctic 3D
- Trophy
- Tupamaro + Aquarelle
- Under The Cranes, The Sky Is The Same
- Under The Sea 3D: An IMAX 3D Experience
- Unrest
- Valley Uprising
- Walk With Me
- Wall
- Water And Sugar: Carlo Di Palma, The Colours Of Life
- West Of The Jordan River + Q&A
- We Went To Wonderland + Q&A
- Who Will F*ck Daddy?
- Winnie
- Zuzana: Music Is Life
- Zuzana: Music Is Life + Q&A
From Friday 24th November
To Thursday 30th November

- 78/52
- 89
- A Beautiful Planet: An IMAX 3D Experience
- Almost Heaven
- Almost Heaven + Q&A
- Anarchy! McLaren Westwood Gang
- An Opera Of The World + Discussion
- Arctic Superstar
- A Voix Haute (Speak Up)
- Battle Of Soho + Q&A
- Before Summer Ends
- Belonging: The Truth Behind The Headlines
- Bending The Arc
- Bill Viola: The Road To St Paul's
- Born To Be Wild 3D
- Britain On Film: Black Britain
- Brother Jakob
- Buena Vista Social Club
- Buena Vista Social Club: Adios
- Buena Vista Social Club: Adios (Parent And Baby Screening)
- Bugs! 3D: An IMAX Experience
- Calais Children: A Case To Answer + Discussion
- City Of The Sun
- Conor McGregor: Notorious
- Demain (Tomorrow)
- Desi Stories (Non-Fiction)
- Dispossession: The Great Social Housing Swindle
- Donna Haraway: Story Telling For Earthly Survival + Q&A
- Dream Big: Engineering Our World 3D: An IMAX Experience
- Earth: One Amazing Day
- Earth: One Amazing Day (Autism Friendly Screening)
- Erase And Forget + Q&A
- Exhibition On Screen: David Hockney At The Royal Academy Of Arts: A Bigger Picture 2012 & 82 Portraits And One Still-Life 2016
- Exhibition On Screen: Hockney - Landscape, Portraits & A Still Life
- Exhibition On Screen: Michelangelo Love And Death
- Exhibition On Screen: Painting The Modern Garden - Monet To Matisse
- Faaji Agba
- Faces Places
- Ferrari: Race To Immortality
- Firefighters Under Occupation + Q&A
- Girl Unbound + Q&A
- Grace Jones: Bloodlight And Bami
- Grace Jones: Bloodlight And Bami + Q&A
- Hidden Universe 3D: An IMAX Experience
- Hurricane: An IMAX 3D Experience
- I Am Not Your Negro
- In My Mind + Q&A
- In The Name Of Peace: John Hume In America + Introduction
- It’s Not Yet Dark
- Jane
- Jonas Kaufmann: My Italy
- Kenny
- Komunia + Q&A
- La Storia Dell'Orso + Strollica
- Letters From Baghdad
- Light To The World
- Love, Cecil
- Manolo: The Boy Who Made Shoes For Lizards
- Man With A Movie Camera
- Monkey Business: The Adventures Of Curious George's Creators
- My Mother's Lost Children
- Mysteries Of The Unseen World 3D
- My Year With Helen + Q&A
- Nature Of The Beast + Q&A
- Our Last Tango
- Oxide Ghosts: The Brass Eye Tapes
- Pink Floyd: The Wall
- Placebo: Alt.Russia
- Queerama
- Real Boy
- Red Trees + Q&A
- Remember Baghdad
- Revolutions
- Rocky Ros Muc
- Rodnye (Close Relations)
- School Life
- School Number 3
- Screening Films On The Home Front
- Shalom Bollywood: The Untold Story Of Indian Cinema
- Space Station 3D
- Tawai: A Voice From The Forest
- Tawai: A Voice From The Forest + Q&A
- Teriberka
- Thank You For The Rain
- That's Entertainment!
- The Ballad Of Shirley Collins
- The Ballad Of Shirley Collins (Subtitled)
- The Coming War On China + Q&A
- The Essential Link: The Story Of Wilfrid Israel
- The Essential Link: The Story Of Wilfrid Israel + Discussion
- The Ferryman
- The Fire Within
- The Last Waltz
- The Messenger
- The Music Of Strangers
- The New Man + Q&A
- The Paris Opera
- The Pilgrims + Discussion
- The Secret Spitfires
- The Spider's Web: Britain's Second Empire + Q&A
- The Untold Tales Of Armistead Maupin
- The Workers Cup
- Tigers And Humans
- Touching The Void
- Trophy
- Tsar To Lenin
- Under The Sea 3D: An IMAX 3D Experience
- Unrest
- Vanishing Sail + Q&A
- Voyage Of The Southern Sun
- War and Peace (Jang Aur Aman)
- West Of The Jordan River


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Rest of UK and Irish Cinemas

From Friday 17th November
To Thursday 23rd November

- 13th
- 17 Beginnings Of Talia + Q&A
- 1917 - Der Wahre Oktober + Q&A
- 1920s Gala Film
- 24 Snow
- 69 Minutes Of 86 Days
- 78/52
- 89
- A Beautiful Planet: An IMAX 3D Experience
- All This Can Happen + Q&A
- A Plastic Ocean + Q&A
- A Revolution In Four Seasons + Discussion
- Ask The Sexpert
- A Voix Haute (Speak Up)
- BBC Mountain Life At The Extreme
- Before Summer Ends
- Ben-Gurion, Epilogue + Discussion
- Bending The Arc + Discussion
- Berghaus Dragon’s Back Race
- Bill Viola: The Road To St Paul's + Q&A
- Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story
- Bonington: Mountaineer + Q&A
- Born To Be Wild 3D
- Brighton Screenings: Documentaries + Q&A
- Britain On Film: Coast And Sea (Dementia Friendly Screening)
- Britain On Film: LGBT Britain
- Buena Vista Social Club: Adios
- Bugs! 3D: An IMAX Experience
- Chasing Trane: The John Coltrane Documentary
- Chavela + Q&A
- Cobain: Montage Of Heck + Introduction
- Condemned To Remember
- Conor McGregor: Notorious
- Cool Cats
- Corresponcences + Q&A
- Dark Days
- Dawson City: Frozen Time
- Death By Metal
- Demain (Tomorrow)
- Dina
- Dispossession: The Great Social Housing Swindle
- Disturbing The Peace+ Discussion
- Drag Becomes Him
- Dream Big: Engineering Our World 3D: An IMAX Experience
- Dream Boat + Q&A
- Earth: One Amazing Day
- Exhibition On Screen: Canaletto And The Art Of Venice
- Exhibition On Screen: David Hockney At The Royal Academy Of Arts: A Bigger Picture 2012 & 82 Portraits And One Still-Life 2016
- Exhibition On Screen: Hockney - Landscape, Portraits & A Still Life
- Faces Places
- Far From The Tree
- Ferrari: Race To Immortality
- F For Fake
- Free Lunch Society: Komm Komm Grundeinkommen
- Free Lunch Society: Komm Komm Grundeinkommen + Discussion
- Future Baby
- Good Thoughts, Good Words, Good Deeds: The Conductor Zubin Mehta
- Grace Jones: Bloodlight And Bami
- Harmony + Q&A
- Heart Of A Dog
- Hidden Universe 3D: An IMAX Experience
- Hit So Hard + Poetry + Music
- Home Movie Day
- Hot To Trot + Q&A
- Hummus The Movie + Q&A
- Hurricane: An IMAX 3D Experience
- I Am Not Sick, I Am Gay + Shorts
- I Am Not Your Negro
- Inhale
- In Our Hands: The Battle For Jerusalem
- In The Name Of Peace: John Hume In America
- Into Twin Galaxies + Talk
- It Stays With You: Use Of Force By UN Peacekeepers In Haiti
- It Stays With You: Use Of Force By UN Peacekeepers In Haiti + Q&A
- Jane + Q&A
- Jerry Lewis: The Man Behind The Clown
- Jonas Kaufmann: My Italy
- Journey Through French Cinema
- Kenny
- La Visite
- London Symphony
- London Symphony + Q&A
- Lost In Vagueness + Q&A
- Magnetic Mountains + Talk
- Makala
- Man Of Aran
- Mary's Land
- Monkey Tennis
- Monsieur Mayonnaise
- More Alive Than Dead + Discussion
- Mountain
- Muhi: Generally Temporary
- My Nature
- Mysteries Of The Unseen World 3D
- Neil Young: Heart Of Gold
- No Stone Unturned
- On The Bride's Side + Q&A
- Ouvrir La Voix
- Oxide Ghosts: The Brass Eye Tapes + Q&A
- Paris Is Voguing
- Promised Land
- Psycho Vertical
- Psychovertical: The Andy Kirkpatrick Story
- Railways Remembered: British Railways & Nationalised Transport + Introduction
- Remember Baghdad + Discussion
- Remember Baghdad + Q&A
- Residente
- Resilience
- Ryuichi Sakamoto: Coda
- Sand And Blood (Sand Und Blut)
- Space Station 3D
- Strnadovi
- Sunshine Superman
- Syl Johnson: Any Way The Wind Blows + Q&A
- Taam, A Taste Of Rue Des Rosiers + El Hara
- Tawai: A Voice From The Forest
- Tawai: A Voice From The Forest + Q&A
- Teenage Superstars
- Thank You For The Rain
- Thank You For The Rain + Discussion
- Thank You For The Rain + Introduction
- The Ario Dream + Q&A
- The Ballad Of Fred Hersch
- The Ballad Of Shirley Collins
- The British Guide To Showing Off + Q&A
- The Cinema Travellers
- The Death And Life Of Marsha P. Johnson
- The Digger + Statues Also Die
- The Fabulous Allan Carr
- The Farthest
- The Heir (L' heritier)
- The Last Resort
- The Occupation Of The American Mind + Talk
- The Paris Opera
- The Prison In Twelve Landscapes + Arena + ScreenTalk
- The Secret Spitfires
- The Train From Zurich To The Revolution
- The Untold Tales Of Armistead Maupin
- The Venerable W
- The World’s Longest Pub Crawl
- The Young Man Was, Part 1: United Red Army
- To End A War + Discussion
- To The Arctic 3D
- Trophy
- Tupamaro + Aquarelle
- Under The Cranes, The Sky Is The Same
- Under The Sea 3D: An IMAX 3D Experience
- Unrest
- Valley Uprising
- Walk With Me
- Wall
- Water And Sugar: Carlo Di Palma, The Colours Of Life
- West Of The Jordan River + Q&A
- We Went To Wonderland + Q&A
- Who Will F*ck Daddy?
- Winnie
- Zuzana: Music Is Life
- Zuzana: Music Is Life + Q&A
From Friday 24th November
To Thursday 30th November

- 78/52
- 89
- A Beautiful Planet: An IMAX 3D Experience
- Almost Heaven
- Almost Heaven + Q&A
- Anarchy! McLaren Westwood Gang
- An Opera Of The World + Discussion
- Arctic Superstar
- A Voix Haute (Speak Up)
- Battle Of Soho + Q&A
- Before Summer Ends
- Belonging: The Truth Behind The Headlines
- Bending The Arc
- Bill Viola: The Road To St Paul's
- Born To Be Wild 3D
- Britain On Film: Black Britain
- Brother Jakob
- Buena Vista Social Club
- Buena Vista Social Club: Adios
- Buena Vista Social Club: Adios (Parent And Baby Screening)
- Bugs! 3D: An IMAX Experience
- Calais Children: A Case To Answer + Discussion
- City Of The Sun
- Conor McGregor: Notorious
- Demain (Tomorrow)
- Desi Stories (Non-Fiction)
- Dispossession: The Great Social Housing Swindle
- Donna Haraway: Story Telling For Earthly Survival + Q&A
- Dream Big: Engineering Our World 3D: An IMAX Experience
- Earth: One Amazing Day
- Earth: One Amazing Day (Autism Friendly Screening)
- Erase And Forget + Q&A
- Exhibition On Screen: David Hockney At The Royal Academy Of Arts: A Bigger Picture 2012 & 82 Portraits And One Still-Life 2016
- Exhibition On Screen: Hockney - Landscape, Portraits & A Still Life
- Exhibition On Screen: Michelangelo Love And Death
- Exhibition On Screen: Painting The Modern Garden - Monet To Matisse
- Faaji Agba
- Faces Places
- Ferrari: Race To Immortality
- Firefighters Under Occupation + Q&A
- Girl Unbound + Q&A
- Grace Jones: Bloodlight And Bami
- Grace Jones: Bloodlight And Bami + Q&A
- Hidden Universe 3D: An IMAX Experience
- Hurricane: An IMAX 3D Experience
- I Am Not Your Negro
- In My Mind + Q&A
- In The Name Of Peace: John Hume In America + Introduction
- It’s Not Yet Dark
- Jane
- Jonas Kaufmann: My Italy
- Kenny
- Komunia + Q&A
- La Storia Dell'Orso + Strollica
- Letters From Baghdad
- Light To The World
- Love, Cecil
- Manolo: The Boy Who Made Shoes For Lizards
- Man With A Movie Camera
- Monkey Business: The Adventures Of Curious George's Creators
- My Mother's Lost Children
- Mysteries Of The Unseen World 3D
- My Year With Helen + Q&A
- Nature Of The Beast + Q&A
- Our Last Tango
- Oxide Ghosts: The Brass Eye Tapes
- Pink Floyd: The Wall
- Placebo: Alt.Russia
- Queerama
- Real Boy
- Red Trees + Q&A
- Remember Baghdad
- Revolutions
- Rocky Ros Muc
- Rodnye (Close Relations)
- School Life
- School Number 3
- Screening Films On The Home Front
- Shalom Bollywood: The Untold Story Of Indian Cinema
- Space Station 3D
- Tawai: A Voice From The Forest
- Tawai: A Voice From The Forest + Q&A
- Teriberka
- Thank You For The Rain
- That's Entertainment!
- The Ballad Of Shirley Collins
- The Ballad Of Shirley Collins (Subtitled)
- The Coming War On China + Q&A
- The Essential Link: The Story Of Wilfrid Israel
- The Essential Link: The Story Of Wilfrid Israel + Discussion
- The Ferryman
- The Fire Within
- The Last Waltz
- The Messenger
- The Music Of Strangers
- The New Man + Q&A
- The Paris Opera
- The Pilgrims + Discussion
- The Secret Spitfires
- The Spider's Web: Britain's Second Empire + Q&A
- The Untold Tales Of Armistead Maupin
- The Workers Cup
- Tigers And Humans
- Touching The Void
- Trophy
- Tsar To Lenin
- Under The Sea 3D: An IMAX 3D Experience
- Unrest
- Vanishing Sail + Q&A
- Voyage Of The Southern Sun
- War and Peace (Jang Aur Aman)
- West Of The Jordan River


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