Titicut Follies (15*)


10 April 2013
Cinema 3

Standard - £10.50 online /
£11.50 on the door

Barbican Members - £8.40 online /
£9.20 on the door

Concessions £9.50 online /
£10.50 on the door

Under 18 £6

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Visit the Wonder: Art and Science on the Brain

A landmark in documentary filmmaking, this extraordinary powerful film provides a disturbing look at the treatment the state gives the criminally insane. Filmed in the Bridgewater State Hospital in Massachusetts, it quietly observes a series of activities and procedures involving inmates, guards, social workers and psychiatrists. Though made with full cooperation of the authorities, it was banned in the US and internationally for over 25 years.

US 1967 Dir Fred Wiseman 84 min

Wonder: Art and Science on the Brain
2 Mar–10 Apr
A season to light up the mind, in partnership with the Wellcome Trust.

* Local classification

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Wonder: Art and Science on the Brain

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Late Night
15 - 18 Jun 16 / The Pit
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Songs of Solace
27 Oct 15 / Milton Court Concert Hall
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The Barbican Christmas Market
4 - 20 Dec 15 / Foyer, Level G
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Ragnar Kjartansson
14 Jul 16 - 4 Sep 16 / Art Gallery
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Imran Qureshi
18 Feb 16 - 10 Jul 16 / The Curve
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