Films of East London

Leytonstone Pop Up Cinema

Films of East London

A programme of films focused on east London with director Q&As.

The Anarchist Rabbi + Q&A with Adam Kossoff
Leytonstone-based film-maker Adam Kossoff’s documentary, narrated by Stephen Berkoff, tells the story of German anarchist Rudolph Rocker’s London years of campaigning with the East End Jewish community.
UK 2014 Dir Adam Kossoff 45 min

Ian Bourn Shorts + Q&A
Leytonstone’s Ian Bourn has enjoyed a career spanning over 40 years frequently using his hometown as both inspiration and setting. This programme covers some of Bourn’s key works filmed around Leytonstone.

What Have You Done Today Mervyn Day? + Q&A with director Paul Kelly
Shot during the summer of 2005, this enigmatic film was the second collaboration between Saint Etienne and director Paul Kelly. It follows a young paperboy's adventure across London's last remaining wilderness in the Lea Valley on the eve of the Olympic development.
UK 2005 Dir Paul Kelley 48 min

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