To commemorate Black History Month this October, we are hosting a series of school screenings in collaboration with Black History Walks and We Are Parable. Tickets for these special events are £4.00 per student, no min group size. Please note that there may be other classes or schools in the screen with you.

We are also offering schools the chance come to a screening of Spike Lee's Do the Right Thing and Robert Mulligan's classic adaptation of To Kill A Mocking Bird for a reduced ticket price of £4 per student with a minimum booking of 20 students or a flat fee of £80 for smaller groups.

Talks and events:
The following two events are run in partnership with Black History Walks.
Black Britain: archive film screening and interactive presentation  (12A)

Dates and Times: 
Clapham: Mon 7th Oct, 10:30 am 

This special event will feature a talk and discussion based around amazing archive clips. Led by Tony Warner of Black History Walks, this event will illuminate Black History in the UK and give fascinating insight into  stories of emigration, work and the struggle for human rights. 

Suitability: KS3&4 | Subjects:  Geography, History, Citizenship, PSHE, 
Price: £4.00 per student. Free for staff (1:10 ratio). Length:  120 mins​
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Queen of Katwe (PG)

Dates and Times :

Clapham: Tuesday 1st October, 10:00 am 
Join us for a screening of this remarkable film with an introduction from Tony Warner of Black History walks on the history of Uganda and the continent of Africa. 

Living in the slum of Katwe in Kampala, Uganda, is a constant struggle for 10-year-old Phiona (Madina Nalwanga) and her family. Her world changes one day when she meets Robert Katende (David Oyelowo), a missionary who teaches children how to play chess. Phiona becomes fascinated with the game and soon becomes a top player under Katende's guidance. Her success in local competitions and tournaments opens the door to a bright future and a golden chance to escape from a life of poverty.

Suitability: KS2&3 | Subjects:  Geography, History, Citizenship, PSHE, 

Price: £4.00 per student. Free for staff (1:10 ratio). Length:  Film 124 mins​ Talk: 20 mins
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The following event is being run in partnership with We Are Parable.

Representations of Race in Hollywood: Screening of Hidden Figures with talk (12A)
Dates and Times: 
West Norwood: Mon 28th Oct, 10:30 am 
Hackney: Tue 29th Oct, 10:30 am 
As part of Black History Month, We Are Parable and Picturehouse Cinemas have teamed up to host a screening of Hidden Figures to local secondary schools in East and South London. This screening will be part of a wider discussion which explores how events in Black History have been depicted and understanding why some crucial truths are sometimes omitted from the films.
Co-founders Anthony and Teanne Andrews will lead the discussions in what will be an insightful event.

Suitability: KS3&4 | Subjects:  Film Studies, History, Citizenship, PSHE, 
Price: £4.00 per student. Free for staff (1:10 ratio). Length: 2 hrs 30 mins​
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