Sumptuous and exhilarating period thriller inspired by Sarah Waters’ best–selling novel Fingersmith from Park Chan–wook, the visionary director of Oldboy and Stoker. Director's Cut: screenings labelled Director's Cut are the extended version, featuring 20 minutes of extra footage.
It's 1940, Britain is at war and the Ministry of Information are embarking on a propaganda film to rally the spirits of the population. Enter Catrin (Gemma Arterton) who thought she was applying for a secretarial job but soon finds herself writing dialogue.
Jude Law (The Young Pope, The Talented Mr Ripley) stars in the stage production of Obsession, broadcast live from the Barbican Theatre in London. Ivo van Hove directs this new stage adaptation of Luchino Visconti’s 1943 film.
James Macdonald directs a new production of multi Tony and Pulitzer prize-winning playwright Edward Albee’s landmark play Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? transmitted live from the Harold Pinter Theatre as part of the NT Live season.
This fascinating new cinema event, British Museum presents: Hokusai is a groundbreaking documentary and exclusive private view of the forthcoming British Museum exhibition Hokusai: Beyond the Great Wave.
When Peter Pan, leader of the Lost Boys, loses his shadow, headstrong Wendy helps him to reattach it. In return, she is invited to Neverland, where Tinker Bell the fairy, Tiger Lily and the vengeful Captain Hook await.
To coincide with a glorious new exhibition at the National Gallery of London, this film offers a full and fresh biography of Michelangelo, who is considered one of the greatest artists of the Renaissance – and perhaps of all time.
Join us for the world premiere of Brett Dean’s new opera based on Shakespeare’s best-known tragedy, broadcast live via satellite. Brett Dean’s colourful, energetic, witty and richly lyrical music expertly captures the modernity of this timeless tale, while Matthew Jocelyn’s libretto is pure Shakespeare.
Loosely based on the life of the Roman Emperor Titus, La clemenza di Tito distills the suspense of Don Giovanni, the warmth of The Marriage of Figaro, and the nobility of The Magic Flute into one powerful parable of love and friendship, vengeance and mercy.
Billie Piper returns in her Evening Standard Best Actress award-winning role. A young woman is driven to the unthinkable by her desperate desire to have a child in Simon Stone’s radical production of Lorca’s achingly powerful masterpiece.