Thu, 11th Apr 2013
Genesis 15th Birthday Palooza!
Mon, 5th May 2014 - Sun, 11th May 2014
Join us 5th - 11th May to celebrate 15th years of independent cinema in the East End!
Genesis opened it's doors in May 1999, and to celebrate 15 wonderful years of independent cinema, we are staging 7 days of FREE films and throwing in a few birthday parties to boot!
Saturday 10th and Sunday 11th will see kids entertained with face painting, a bouncy castle and more!
Friday 9th will see Genesis celebrating in style with a birthday cocktail party and DJ til late (free entry).
Monday 5th May
18.45 - BEING JOHN MALKOVICH (15)
20.45 - THE MATRIX (15)
Tuesday 6th May
18.15 - THE TALENTED MR. RIPLEY (15)
21.00 - FIGHT CLUB (18)
Wednesday 7th May
19.45 - TOY STORY 2 (U)
21.30 - SOUTHPARK (15)
Thursday 8th May
18.15 - ALL ABOUT MY MOTHER (15)
20.00 - MAGNOLIA (18)
Saturday 10th May
19.30 - SIXTH SENSE (15)
21.30 - BLAIR WITCH (15)
Sunday 11th May
17.20 - AMERICAN BEAUTY (18)
19.00 - VIRGIN SUICIDES (15)
21.00 - AMERICAN PIE (15)
All free film screenings can be booked online here.
To discover the amazing history of entertainment and cinema at 93-95 Mile End Road, click here.
William Laurance & Sons Marine Engineers
Thu, 24th Apr 2014
William Laurance & Sons Marine Engineers (15)
Rough-cut screening fund-raiser + Q&A with the filmmakers
18:30, Thursday 24th April
Entry - £3
Admiration, anger, duty, love Ė all these knotted feelings between a son and a father, tangled up in a 40ft 40ton concrete boat
When his father falls terminally ill a young man gives up his freewheeling lifestyle to return home, care for his father and complete construction on his fathers unfinished dream project: a 45ft concrete sailing boat 16 years in the making. The result is a moving portrayal of a young man struggling with duty, inheritance and growing up in a large shadow.
Check out the story and watch the trailer here.
Buy tickets here.
S4 FILM CLUB
Tue, 29th Apr 2014
S4 Film Club - A film club where you decide the film to watch - Tuesday 29th April
A feature, a short and a filmmaker Q&A each month -
We choose the short, you choose the feature!
FREE ENTRY. Doors 7pm. Films 8pm. Bar closes 11pm. (come early, stay late!)
Aprilís film is WOODHOUSE and our guest is director Fred Rowson!
After her cat goes missing, Carly becomes suspicious. Has some thing, some creature taken it away? Her search will draw us back into a history of dreamers and hoaxers, as ordinary lives are riven by a growing obsession with this fantastical story.
Get your FREE ticket in advance HERE.
Genesis Poetry Slam!
Thu, 1st May 2014
Come down for a night of the best local spoken word artists and poets battling it out head to head for your vote.
The Slam is open sign up and sign up will take place on the door.
Thursday 1st May 7pm
Get your FREE ticket in advance here.
FUTUREVERSITY presents X-MEN DAYS OF FUTURE PAST
Thu, 22nd May 2014
Join Futureversity for the much anticipated release of X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST on May 22nd at 6:30pm! Come and support a worthwhile cause while having fun in your superhero fancy dress.
Futureversity believes all young people have the potential to be extraordinary. We provide free courses and activities for 11-25 year olds to help them develop the skills and self-belief they need to make the most of their lives. Our programmes have been proven to raise aspirations, reduce youth crime, break down racial tensions and get unemployed young people off benefits and into work.
Find out more about Futureversity here and get your ticket here.
Thursday 22nd May 6.30pm
Fancy Dress Advised!