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Try your first Cinema On Demand film for £1

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Are you new to Cinema On Demand? Start watching films with us today for £1. 

If you’ve never tried Cinema On Demand before, choose a film from this selection, specially chosen by our Barbican Cinema Team.

Check out the Peruvian drama Song Without A Name, in which a mother searches for her stolen baby; explore the thought-provoking documentary Our Lucky Hours, about the role of visual art in a pioneering French psychiatric institution; immerse yourself in new documentary Poly Styrene: I Am A Cliché, about the punk frontwoman ahead of her time; be unsettled by  horror debut Relic, about a strange disappearance and strange return, and delve deeper into the work and life of an exceptional artist in Exhibition on Screen: Frida Kahlo

Use code FIRSTFILM1 at the checkout to claim the offer. 

There’s no subscription, no need to remember to cancel. Buy, watch and enjoy your film. 
And then come back for more great titles. 

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‘As you’d find at their cinemas, too, what’s on is a mixture of classy new arthouse and older or more esoteric offerings that you might struggle to find elsewhere.‘


1. £1 introductory offer is only available to customers who have not purchased a Cinema On Demand title before, from 10/07/20 onwards.

2. Code can only be used once per customer, for one film only. Film must be watched within the 48-hour viewing window, as with any other purchase. 

3. Introductory offer is £1.00, no booking fee. 

4. Films available as part of this offer are subject to change and can be withdrawn at any time. 

5. Any other films available via Cinema On Demand, that are not explicitly listed here, are excluded from the £1 introductory offer. 

6. £1 offer redeemable subject to availability. This offer can be amended or withdrawn at our discretion. 

7. Cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer.