All posts tagged Ritzy

Ritzy workers' banner at the 2016 Lambeth Country Show
May 19, 2017, No comments

Cineworld, the owner of the Picturehouse chain that runs Brixton’s Ritzy, has said it would meet union representatives to try to resolve the dispute over cinema workers’ demands to be paid a […]

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MP Helen Hayes backs Ritzy campaign with Commons motion

March 4, 2017, 2 Comments

Local MP Helen Hayes (Dulwich and West Norwood)  has tabled an early day motion (EDM) – a parliamentary device to highlight an issue – backing st ...

Still from Certain Women


March 2, 2017, Comments Off on Film Review: CERTAIN WOMEN

A 2016 Sundance Festival and Toronto Film Festival selection, writer and director Kelly Reichardt’s new film CERTAIN WOMEN flounders through a slow ...

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Moonlight – a film that shimmers with that little glimmer of hope

February 10, 2017, 1 Comment

As we look forward into a new political era across the pond and a Brexit climate here, could there be a more significant film of the year than Barry J ...

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    Photography pub quiz at the Ritzy
    February 7, 2017, Comments Off on Photography pub quiz at the Ritzy

    Brixton-based charity PhotoVoice is hosting its first photography pub quiz at the Ritzy tonight (7 February). It will be part of an evening celebrating everything photographic. All money raised will […]

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    Ritzy Round Up December
    December 15, 2016, Comments Off on Ritzy Round Up December

    It is full steam ahead on the best season for the cinema – and with the London frost already having paid us a visit, what better time to grab a […]

  • Ritzy plans to recruit local staff for weekend work
    December 7, 2016, Comments Off on Ritzy plans to recruit local staff for weekend work

    Local management of the Ritzy cinema in Brixton has launched a drive to recruit weekend staff who live in the area. General manager James Van Dyke said the cinema found […]

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    Ritzy workers launch new strikes today
    November 17, 2016, 1 Comment

    Ritzy cinema workers begin a five-day period of strikes today (17 November) Strike times are: Thursday 17: 10pm-6am Friday Friday 18: 4pm-9pm Saturday 19: Noon until closing. Sunday 20: 3pm-6.30pm […]

  • Interview with My Feral Heart star Will Rastall
    November 2, 2016, Comments Off on Interview with My Feral Heart star Will Rastall

    My Feral Heart is coming to Brixton’s Ritzy as an independent release. Lilly Blanchard talked to Will Rastall, Brixton resident and British Independent Film Awards nominee, about the film Covering […]