Unearthing cinema's past in Dawson City

Unearthing cinema's past in Dawson City

Bill Morrison turns the incredible discovery in 1978 of films from the early 20th century perfectly preserved under ice in Dawson City, Yukon (Canada) into a beguiling social history of early cinema and long-forgotten people and places in this fascinating documentary

Discovering delinquents: real rebels on film

Discovering delinquents: real rebels on film

In the spirit of our ‘Juvenile Delinquents’ theme on Curzon12, we take a look at how real life rebels have been discovered by – and inspired – auteurs, from Truffaut to the Dardennes. 
 

DAPHNE | The Curzon Film Podcast #87

DAPHNE | The Curzon Film Podcast #87

In this episode of the Curzon Film Podcast, we chat about Peter Mackie Burns' feature debut Daphe, starring Emily Beecham as a thirty-something Londoner who, after witnessing a traumatic event, comes to an emotional crossroads in her life.

Win a Borg Vs McEnroe prize bundle

Win a Borg Vs McEnroe prize bundle

To celebrate the release we've put together a bundles of tennis-related prizes, including a limited edition Björn Borg Signature Range t-shirt, a film poster signed by Stellan Skarsgård, Janus Metz and Sverrir Gudnason, John McEnroe's autobiography and more. 

A Timeline of Teen Rebels on Film

A Timeline of Teen Rebels on Film

Rebels with a cause? To tie into our first Curzon12 theme ‘Juvenile Delinquents’, we pay tribute to the evolution of delinquents on screen through the decades, from the work of Francois Truffaut to Andrea Arnold. 

7 Facts You May Not Know About Canaletto

7 Facts You May Not Know About Canaletto

Ahead of our screenings of Exhibition on Screen: Canaletto, the Royal Collection Trust reveal 7 things you might not know about the artist known as Canaletto. 

INSYRIATED | feat. director Philippe Van Leeuw

INSYRIATED | feat. director Philippe Van Leeuw

In this edition of the Curzon Film Podcast, we welcome Phillipe Van Leeuw, director of the acclaimed, war drama Insyriated, which is released in cinemas and on demand on Curzon Home Cinema this week. 

The Films That Made Us – The 400 Blows

The Films That Made Us – The 400 Blows

In our first ever Curzon12 blog post, programmer Heather tells us why Truffaut's The 400 Blows is so important to her, and how it inspired Curzon's new streaming service for cinema members. 

Get to know Luis Buñuel in 5 easy steps

Get to know Luis Buñuel in 5 easy steps

Ahead of the 50th anniversary release of Luis Buñel's classic of desire and fantasy Belle de jour, Jo Evans gives us the lowdown on the great European auteur