Argentine film festival poster
August 10, 2016, No comments

Brixton’s Ritzy cinema will be one of the hosts for the fifth Argentine Film Festival in London from 18 to 21 August. The festival will feature the best contemporary films from […]

Ritzy workers' banner at the 2016 Lambeth Country Show

Ritzy staff ballot for strike action

August 10, 2016, No comments

Members of the entertainment workers’ union BECTU who work at The Ritzy in Brixton are being asked to vote “Yes” in a ballot for industrial acti ...

Some Like it Hot

A Night with Pop Ritzy for Some Like it Hot

August 7, 2016, No comments

Nicola Jones was at Pop Ritzy for its launch Pop Ritzy premiered on Thursday with a jazzy hum and a screening of the seminal Billy Wilder hit Some Lik ...

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Ritzy Round Up: July

July 4, 2016, 1 Comment

By Nicola Jones As this British summer continues to elude many of us there is always the option of hiding out in the cinema until the sun comes back o ...

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    Ritzy audience hears from Syrian exiles
    June 20, 2016, Comments Off on Ritzy audience hears from Syrian exiles

    Upstairs at the Ritzy was packed on Saturday with people wanting to see and hear for themselves why millions of desperate people are fleeing Syria and other war zones and […]

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    Documentary film Bhopali moves Brixton
    March 14, 2016, Comments Off on Documentary film Bhopali moves Brixton

    Bhopali: documentary and discussion as survivors of world’s worst industrial disaster still seek justice over 30 years later Earlier this month, a special screening of the 2011 feature documentary Bhopali […]

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    Monthly Ritzy Round Up – February 2016
    February 1, 2016, 1 Comment

    Bear attacks. Haberdashery shoot outs. Rocky sequels. Celluloid wise, 2016 has frankly spoiled us so far. And February is no different – film contributor Adam Marshall tells us what’s coming […]

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    Monthly Ritzy Round Up – December 2015
    December 6, 2015, Comments Off on Monthly Ritzy Round Up – December 2015

    Christmas time…mistletoe and wine…and films. Film contributor Adam Marshall lays his mince pies on this year’s Christmas presents from the Ritzy. Saving Private Ryan; Catch Me If You Can; The […]