Rich Mix Events

Rich Mix, 35-47 Bethnal Green Road, London

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This season we will take part in two major film festivals including The 56th BFI London Film Festival in partnership with American Express and Film Africa 2012: Celebrating African Cinema, as well as hosting our monthly series of award-winning documentaries with DocHouse.

We will open the new Bond film – Skyfall - in style, hosting special pre and post screening entertainment from 7pm to 9pm on Friday 26 October. With a DJ providing some of the best tracks from the Bond series, why not Skyfall into a martini created by a professional mixologist before or after your film. Prizes will be awarded to the suavest James Bond and Bond Girl lookalike, plus a handful of lucky cinemagoers will find a surprise under their seat.

Bollywood returns to Rich Mix this season with two fantastic evenings. On Saturday 13 October Bollywood Brass Band are joined by celebrated Pakistani singer Rafaqat Ali Khan, to pay tribute to 60 years of Indian and Pakistani film soundtracks. In November Bollywood Bitesized returns, immersing you in the sights, tastes and sounds of Bollywood in its heyday. They will screen Deewaar (1975), starring Amitabh Bachan in his seminal outing as Bollywood’s angriest young man, which also happens to be the film Danny Boyle credits as the inspiration behind Slumdog Millionaire.

Following their sell-out Valentine’s night show f’eatre are back on Wednesday 31 October with Halloween Night Special: Morricone Giallo! Sexy, Sixties, horror-erotica Italian style! Cult movies backdrop as Fiona Staniland andLondon’s finest musicians indulge us with soaring soprano and psychedelic lounge tripiness of the Maestro’s finest Giallo scores.

Very soon we will also be introducing live and encore performances of the best Royal Opera House Opera and Ballet productions live with amazing high definition on our big screens and wonderful surround sound.

INDEPENDENT FILM AND DOCUMENTARIES LISTINGS

 

OCTOBER

 

DocHouse Thursdays presents “Over the Wall’ Cast & Crew Screening + Q&A

Thu 4 Oct / 8pm / Rich Mix, 35 – 47 Bethnal Green Road, Shoreditch, E1 6LA. Liverpool Street Tube, Shoreditch High Street Station or Bethnal Green Tube, Info & Booking 020 76137498, www.richmix.org.uk /£7, £5 student or concs / Cinema

The journey of a university football team transformed by the events they experience – tackling their way through Egypt to become the first British sports team to play in Palestine. Next ‘DocHouse Thursday’ screening Thu 15 Nov.

 

DocHouse Documentary Craft Master Class

Sat 6 Oct (Editing) / Sat 24 Nov (Camera) / 10am – 5pm / Rich Mix, 35 – 47 Bethnal Green Road, Shoreditch, E1 6LA. Liverpool Street Tube, Shoreditch High Street Station or Bethnal Green Tube, Info & Booking 020 76137498, www.richmix.org.uk /TBC

Aiming to support, inform and inspire up-and-coming docmakers, each of these one-day

events focuses on a different practical craft of documentary filmmaking. Each day features four in-depth Master classes with leading practitioners of that craft.

 

The 56th BFI London Film Festival in partnership with American Express

Wed 10 – Sun 21 Oct / Rich Mix, 35 – 47 Bethnal Green Road, Shoreditch, E1 6LA. Liverpool Street Tube, Shoreditch High Street Station or Bethnal Green Tube, Info & Booking 020 76137498, www.richmix.org.uk /£TBC

We’re delighted that Rich Mix is one of the partner venues for the 56th BFI London Film Festival. Experience this year’s best new films at your local cinema this October.

 

Bollywood Brass Band

Sat 13 Oct / 8pm – 1am / Rich Mix, 35 – 47 Bethnal Green Road, Shoreditch, E1 6LA. Liverpool Street Tube, Shoreditch High Street Station or Bethnal Green Tube, Info & Booking 020 76137498, www.richmix.org.uk  /£12 adv, £15 door / Main Space

The Bollywood Brass Band are joined by celebrated Pakistani singer Rafaqat Ali Khan, to pay tribute to 60 years of Indian and Pakistani film soundtracks.

 

Making Tracks – Music & Film Night

Thu 18 Oct / 7.30pm / Rich Mix, 35 – 47 Bethnal Green Road, Shoreditch, E1 6LA. Liverpool Street Tube, Shoreditch High Street Station or Bethnal Green Tube, Info & Booking 020 76137498, www.richmix.org.uk /£8 adv, £10 door / Main Space

Making Tracks is a groundbreaking event that fuses live music with moving image and provides an interactive platform on which to showcase new film talent.

 

Limelight Film Night

Sun 21 Oct / Sun 18 Nov / Sun 16 Dec / 7pm / Rich Mix, 35 – 47 Bethnal Green Road, Shoreditch, E1 6LA. Liverpool Street Tube, Shoreditch High Street Station or Bethnal Green Tube, Info & Booking 020 76137498, www.richmix.org.uk /Free / Main Space

The Film Nights will see previously nominated short films from the Limelight Film Awards, with an introduction by the film makers. There will also be a short talks, Q&As and an after-party.

 

Skyfall Opening Nigh,

Fri 26 Oct / Rich Mix, 35 – 47 Bethnal Green Road, Shoreditch, E1 6LA. Liverpool Street Tube, Shoreditch High Street Station or Bethnal Green Tube, Info & Booking 020 76137498, www.richmix.org.uk /£TBC

Rich Mix will be screening the latest Bond film Skyfall. We will even have a mixologist on hand to show you how to make the classiest cocktails in town. Best cocktail on the night will win a Rich Mix cinema membership!

 

Rotoreliefs Short Film Night

Mon 29 Oct / Mon 26 Nov / 7pm / Rich Mix, 35 – 47 Bethnal Green Road, Shoreditch, E1 6LA. Liverpool Street Tube, Shoreditch High Street Station or Bethnal Green Tube, Info & Booking 020 76137498, www.richmix.org.uk /£3 entry on door / Main Space

Every month Rotoreliefs brings you an exciting selection of short films from emerging and established film talent. Filmmakers and video artists gather alongside film lovers to showcase their films. Share ideas, experiences and advice, while making new contacts for future projects.

 

Morricone Giallo! Halloween Night Special

Wed 31 Oct / 7.30pm / Rich Mix, 35 – 47 Bethnal Green Road, Shoreditch, E1 6LA. Liverpool Street Tube, Shoreditch High Street Station or Bethnal Green Tube, Info & Booking 020 76137498, www.richmix.org.uk /£14 adv, £16 door / Main Space

Following their sell-out Valentine’s night show f’eatre are back with Morricone Giallo! Sexy, Sixties, horror-erotica Italian style! Cult movies backdrop as Fiona Staniland andLondon’s finest musicians indulge us with soaring soprano and psychedelic lounge tripiness of the Maestro’s finest Giallo scores.

 

NOVEMBER

 

Film Africa 2012: Celebrating African Cinema

Sat 3 Nov – Tue 6 Nov / Times + Films TBC / Rich Mix, 35 – 47 Bethnal Green Road, Shoreditch, E1 6LA. Liverpool Street Tube, Shoreditch High Street Station or Bethnal Green Tube, Info & Booking 020 76137498, www.richmix.org.uk /Standard price / Cinema

FilmAfricaisLondon’s largest African festival of cinema and culture, with 10 days of celebrating the best African fiction and documentary films from across the continent.

 

Bollywood Bitesized

Sat 17 Nov / 7.30pm – 1am/ Rich Mix, 35 – 47 Bethnal Green Road, Shoreditch, E1 6LA. Liverpool Street Tube, Shoreditch High Street Station or Bethnal Green Tube, Info & Booking 020 76137498, www.richmix.org.uk  /£15 adv,£17.50 door / Main Space

Step back into a forgotten world of Bollywood… When heroes battled and sirens smouldered… Immerse yourself in the sights, tastes and sounds of Bollywood in its heyday.

 

Stone in your Shoes presents NUCLEAR WINTER

Sun 25 Nov / 7pm / Rich Mix, 35 – 47 Bethnal Green Road, Shoreditch, E1 6LA. Liverpool Street Tube, Shoreditch High Street Station or Bethnal Green Tube, Info & Booking 020 76137498, www.richmix.org.uk /£5 / Main Space

Two films focusing on the terrible effects of nuclear war in a particularly British way. ‘The War Game’ originally banned from British television for being ‘too horrifying’ and ‘When the Wind Blows’, the animated feature of Raymond Briggs’ acclaimed graphic novel.

 

About Rich Mix

A cultural charity bringing cinema, performing arts and music to East London.

All profits raised support our arts and community activities, which nurture new and local talent. Rich Mix is lucky to based in the most diverse and exciting corner ofLondon. Our autumn season of 150 events runs from September to December and aims to celebrate this place: a place that people of all backgrounds call home and an area overflowing with colour, culture and creativity.

www.richmix.org.uk  / @richmixlondon / facebook.com/richmixlondone16la

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