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The Barbican hosts a wide variety of film festivals and seasons, with a host of screenings, special ScreenTalks and festival events every year - check out what we have coming up.

Berlin Calling
 
This season presents five films that give an insight into the radicalism and experimentation of 1970s and 1980s West Berlin


My Twisted Valentine
 
For those allergic to ensemble romcoms and gooey cliches, we present an escape from the usual Valentine fare with a selection of syrup-free films


Sherlock Holmes
 
Landmark silent films about the world's greatest detective


This Made Me Laugh
 
The funniest films, chosen and introduced by leading comedy figures


Women and the Golden Age of Mexican Cinema
 
The riches of 1930s, 1940s and 1950s Mexican film, starring the luminous Delores del Rio and Maria Felix


Framed Film Club
 
Framed Film Club is the new year-round programme of film and learning for young people taking place every Saturday morning


Parent and Baby Screenings
 
Enjoy the best new films on the big screen with your little ones of twelve months and under


Focus
 
Watch, review and discuss the latest movies and selected classics with a community of likeminded films fans aged 12–18.


Live and encore cinema screenings
 
See the best theatre, opera, ballet and music from the comfort of our cinema screens


London Rides: Bicycles on Film
 
A new bi-monthly series of cycle-centred screenings, featuring international documentaries, features and short films


National Theatre Live and Encore
 
National Theatre Live presents live and encore screenings of some of their most astonishing recent productions


Met Opera Live in HD 2014-15
 
The Metropolitan Opera’s award-winning series of live transmissions will feature ten operas in the 2014-15 season, including all six new productions in the Met season


Silent Film & Live Music Series
 
Barbican is the home of silent cinema in London


Architecture on Film
 
A season of one-off events where architecture meets cinema, curated by The Architecture Foundation


Members' screenings
 
Exclusive Member's screenings and enjoy priority booking on ScreenTalks and special events.