Oscar® Week 2020
Catch up with this year's Best Picture and International Feature Film nominees in one glamorous week.
Awards season is upon us, so we’re rolling out the red carpet, popping the prosecco and getting ready to celebrate some of the biggest films of the year with screenings of films nominated in the 92nd Academy Awards.
Maybe there’s a film you missed first time around, or perhaps you just want to see what all the fuss is about?
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Oscar Week: Jojo Rabbit
Taika Waititi's latest film is an audacious and hilarious dark comedy
Oscar Week: Joker
Forever alone in a crowd, Joaquin Phoenix plays a chilling Joker, struggling to find his way in Gotham's fractured streets
Oscar Week: Animated Shorts
This programme showcases this year’s Oscar-nominated animated shorts from around the world, representing some of the best new filmmakers and emerging talent.
Oscar Week: 1917
Sam Mendes directs a fantastic British ensemble cast in this completely captivating World War I epic.
Oscar Week: Once Upon a Time...in Hollywood
Quentin Tarantino’s latest film is a glorious ode to the final years of Hollywood’s Golden Age with a jumping jukebox soundtrack and glittering all-star cast
Oscar Week: Honeyland
In a deserted Macedonian village, Hatidze, trudges up a hillside to check her bee colonies nestled in the rocks.
Oscar Week: Le Mans '66 (Ford v Ferrari)
A motor-racing drama based on the incredible true story of an automotive visionary and his driver.
Oscar Week: The Irishman
An epic masterpiece from Martin Scorsese about the mysterious disappearance of Teamster’s union leader Jimmy Hoffa.
Oscar Week: Pain and Glory
Pedro Almodóvar's latest film is vibrant, full of colour, comedy and bitter sweet themes about life and art intertwining
Barbican Cinema 2
Barbican Cinema 2 & 3 are located on Beech Street, a short walk from the Barbican’s Silk Street entrance. From Silk Street, you’ll see a zebra crossing that will take you across the road to the venue.
The Barbican is widely accessible by bus, tube, train and by foot or bicycle. Plan your journey and find more route information in ‘Your Visit’ or book your car parking space in advance.
Cinemas 2 & 3 are located at Beech Street, a short walk from the Barbican Centre’s main Silk Street entrance. There are a couple of steep, dropped kerbs and an incline to negotiate between the two sites. Level access from Beech Street.
Each auditorium has three permanent wheelchair spaces (two in the third row and one in the front row) and 153 fixed seats with capacity for a further three spaces in the front row. Access to each auditorium is up a ramp. There are also a number of seats with step-free access.
Assistance dogs may be taken into the cinema – please tell us when booking to ensure your seat has enough space. If you prefer, you may leave your dog with a member of the foyer staff during the performance.
An infrared system for hard of hearing customers is provided in each auditorium; headsets or neck loops can be collected from foyer staff. The ticket desk counter is fitted with an induction loop.
For more access information, please visit our Accessibility section.