about us

FILMSCOPE CIC IS A COMMUNITY INTEREST CINEMA FROM THE LONDON BOROUGH OF BRENT. 

OUR OBJECTIVE IS TO PROVIDE THE COMMUNITY OF BRENT ACCESS AND ENGAGEMENT TO FREE LIVE AND DIGITAL FILM SCREENINGS! 

WE ARE ENTHUSIASTIC ABOUT FILM AS AN ARTISTIC MEDIUM, IT'S VAST RICHNESS AND SCOPE TO EMPOWER CHANGE WHILST CREATING A COLLECTIVE COMMUNITY OF FILM ENTHUSIASTS, GIVING OPPORTUNITIES TO ENGAGE, SHARE AND INSPIRE NEW PERSPECTIVES, VOICES AND IDEAS, TO COPE THROUGH FILM.

COPE THROUGH FILM

COPE THROUGH FILM AIMS TO REDUCE SOCIAL ISOLATION AND LONELINESS THROUGH THE POWER OF CINEMA, GIVING A SPACE FOR THE LOCAL COMMUNITY TO WATCH AND DISCUSS FILMS, MAKE FRIENDS AND INCREASE MENTAL WELLBEING.

 

COPE THROUGH FILM IS FUNDED BY THE NATIONAL LOTTERY COMMUNITY FUND DISTRIBUTED BY CVS BRENT, AND THE CINEMA FOR ALL SUSTAIN BURSARY, WITH OUR PARTNERS AT MIND, BRENT, WANDSWORTH AND WESTMINSTER, WEMBLEY PARK AND THE YELLOW.

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EAST IS EAST

Tickle Tackle All Gone?

Join us for a FREE screening of the BAFTA Award-winning East is East.

Starring Om Puri, Linda Bassett and Jimi Mistry, which takes a wry look at a Pakistani chip shop owner's efforts to raise his kids amid cultural tensions in the 1970s.

Based on Ayub Khan-Dins autobiographical play and Directed by Damien O'Donnell.

FREE Film screening at 7.00pm (Doors open 6.30pm) at The Yellow, Wembley Park.

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Back to the Future

He was never in time for his classes . . .Then one day he wasn't in his time at all.

Take a trip back to the future with a feel good screening of classic 80's time travel comedy Back To The Future.

17-year-old Marty McFly travels back in time using an eccentric scientist Doc Brown's time machine. However, he must make his high-school-aged parents fall in love in order to return to the present.

Bring out the 80's gear, it's going to be heavy Doc.

Film screening at 7.00pm (Doors open 6.30pm).

 
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Batman returns

The Bat, The Cat, and The Penguin

Batman Returns, this time he has double the amount of chaos. A power-mad millionaire tries to take political control of Gotham City by any means necessary. When the mysterious Penguin rises from the depths of the sewers to join him, they may be too much for the caped crusader. Things change when the dangerous, but alluring Catwoman joins the fray and appears to be on no one’s side. Will Batman be able to stop three villains at once?

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LITTLE WOMEN

From Greta Gerwig comes a new interpretation of Louisa May Alcott's classic novel Little Women for a new generation.

Little Women (2019) - 2h 15m | Cert U

The March Sisters - four young women each determined to live life on her own terms - enter the threshold of womanhood - they go through many ups and downs in life and endeavour to make important decisions that can affect their future.

There will be a post-film discussion  facilitated by guest stare Naila Darr, where she will explore some of the themes and discuss how they resonated with the audience, and what we learned through watching the film.

Film screening at 7:00pm (doors open at 6:30pm)

Post-film discussion: 9:00pm - 9:30pm

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An American werewolf in london

'Carnivorous luna activities rarely come any more entertaining than this!'

An American Werewolf In London (1981) - 1h 37m | Cert 18

David and Jack, two American college students, are backpacking through Britain when a large wolf attacks them. David survives with a bite, but Jack is brutally killed. As David heals in the hospital, he's plagued by violent nightmares of his mutilated friend, who warns David that he is becoming a werewolf. When David discovers the horrible truth, he contemplates committing suicide before the next full moon causes him to transform from man to murderous beast. 

Film screening at 7pm (doors open at 6:30)

*Special art prints & raffles on the gory night with prizes for the best fancy dress, so get your fangs out!

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CODA

 'An intimate portrait of the great musical legend, Ryuichi Sakamoto.'

RYUICHI SAKAMOTO: CODA (2017) - 1h 42m PG 

 

One of the most important artists of our era, Ryuichi Sakamoto has had a prolific career spanning over four decades, from techno-pop stardom to Oscar® winning film composer. The evolution of his music has coincided with his life journeys.

There will be a post-film discussion facilitated by special guest Naila Darr, where she will explore some of the themes and how they resonated with the audience, and what we learned through watching the film.

Film screening at 7.00pm (Doors open 6.30pm).

Post-film discussion: 8.45pm - 9.30pm

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TERMINATOR 2

"Come with us if you want to live" 

TERMINATOR 2: JUDGMENT DAY

15

 1991 ‧ Action/Sci-fi ‧ 2h 36m

Travel back in time for a FREE screening of TERMINATOR 2: JUDGMENT DAY, celebrating the 30th anniversary  of James Cameron’s iconic 1991 Science-Fiction classic, at The Yellow in Wembley Park, on the 29th of July.
 

Eleven years after THE TERMINATOR (1984), young John Connor (Edward Furlong), the key to civilization's victory over a future robot uprising, is the target of the shape-shifting T-1000 (Robert Patrick), a Terminator sent from the future to kill him.

 

Another Terminator, the revamped T-800 (Arnold Schwarzenegger), who was once sent to kill the boy's mother, Sarah Connor (Linda Hamilton), has been sent back to protect the boy. John and his mother go on the run with the T-800, their mission is to stop the rise of the machines.

TERMINATOR 2: JUDGMENT DAY

15

 1991 ‧ Action/Sci-fi ‧ 2h 36m

Travel back in time for a FREE screening of TERMINATOR 2: JUDGMENT DAY, celebrating the 30th anniversary  of James Cameron’s iconic 1991 Science-Fiction classic, at The Yellow in Wembley Park, on the 29th of July.
 

Eleven years after THE TERMINATOR (1984), young John Connor (Edward Furlong), the key to civilization's victory over a future robot uprising, is the target of the shape-shifting T-1000 (Robert Patrick), a Terminator sent from the future to kill him.

 

Another Terminator, the revamped T-800 (Arnold Schwarzenegger), who was once sent to kill the boy's mother, Sarah Connor (Linda Hamilton), has been sent back to protect the boy. John and his mother go on the run with the T-800, their mission is to stop the rise of the machines.

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"Young bronco rider Brady recovers from surgery after suffering a near fatal head injury"

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The Rider

15

1h 43m

In South Dakota, young bronco rider Brady recovers from surgery after suffering a near fatal head injury. Despite his apparent eagerness to get back on his horse and 'cowboy up', as his friends say, Brady is secretly afraid. Zhao's The Rider is a semi-autobiographical story of broken dreams and a search for a new identity in the American heartlands. There will be a post-film discussion facilitated by special guest Naila Darr, where she will explore some of the themes and how they resonated with the audience, and what we learned through watching the film.

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