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107 Kingsland High Street
London , E8 2PB United Kingdom
020 7241 9410 https://www.riocinema.org.uk

September 2017

London Symphony + Q&A

Sun 10th September 2017 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Rio Cinema, 107 Kingsland High Street
London , E8 2PB United Kingdom
£9.50 – £11.50

London Symphony is a brand new silent film - a city symphony - which offers a poetic journey through London, a cosmopolitan city facing a challenge to its identity in the current political climate. Directed by Alex Barrett, and featuring an original musical composition by James McWilliam, it is an artistic portrait of the city as it stands today, and a celebration of its culture and diversity. The film was nominated for the Michael Powell Award for Best British Film…

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September 2018

Dünyayı Kurtaran Adam (The Man Who Saves the World) AKA Turkish Star Wars

Sat 22nd September 2018 @ 11:30 pm - Sun 23rd September 2018 @ 1:00 am
Rio Cinema, 107 Kingsland High Street
London , E8 2PB United Kingdom
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Free

Notorious for the ways in which director Çetin İnanç edited footage from Star Wars into his own film, along with music from Raiders of the Lost Ark and Flash Gordon, Dünyayı Kurtaran Adam (1982) is the “holy grail” of remakesploitation cinema. The Man Who Saves the World revolves around two Turkish space pilots who crashland on a desert planet enslaved by an evil wizard. Memorable sequences involve the heroes battling robots inspired by Battlestar Galactica and Forbidden Planet — plus…

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