London: BFI Teenage Kicks Season Kicks Off, 1 – 31 August 2014

I have been an employed adult for longer than I care to think about and yet I still get that “school’s out for summer” feeling every year. Swiftly followed by the crushing realisation that “no it’s not“ but “hurrah I can now get a seat on public transport“. This August, the BFI is celebrating the highs and lows of the teen on screen with Teenage Kicks. The month-long season … Continue reading London: BFI Teenage Kicks Season Kicks Off, 1 – 31 August 2014

Culture: BFI presents “Dennis Hopper ~ Icon of Oblivion” & Half-Price Ticket Offer

This summer is a Dennis Hopper fest in London. The Royal Academy of Arts has an exhibition of his photography (more on that coming up) and BFI Southbank ‘s programme for July includes Dennis Hopper: Icon of Oblivion, showcasing some of his most acclaimed films. Screenings will include Easy Rider, The Last Movie, Blue Velvet and Colors. I watched Easy Rider for the first time at the BFI … Continue reading Culture: BFI presents “Dennis Hopper ~ Icon of Oblivion” & Half-Price Ticket Offer