South American films light up November nights - pic by Argentine Film Festival
November 19, 2014, No comments

Say hola to Argentina’s hottest new films, and bienvenida to the Argentine Film Festival, at Brixton’s Ritzy cinema. The Ritzy will host the third installment of the Festival next week, [...]

Staff outside the Ritzy Cinema. Picture by @Uniteresist on Twitter

BECTU ballot for strike action after Ritzy job cuts

October 29, 2014, 1 Comment

BECTU have released a ballot for strike action after Picturehouse cinemas refused to back down over job cuts at the Ritzy cinema. Staff and Pictureho ...

Ritzy staff in Brixton have been campaigning for a year for the London Living Wage

Picturehouse plan redundancies at the Ritzy

October 25, 2014, 9 Comments

In a terrible blow to our local cinema, staff at the Ritzy Cinema were told this week that around a quarter of them stand to be made redundant. Plans ...

The Ship of Monsters

Competition: Day of the Dead @ Ritzy Cinema

October 22, 2014, No comments

This year’s Mexican Day of the Dead fiesta goes futuro with screenings of vintage Mexican sci-fi films across London. Bag yourself tickets for ...

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    Top Ritzy picks for London Film Festival
    October 8, 2014, No comments

    The Ritzy Cinema is hosting part of the London Film Festival, screening 30 acclaimed films from new and established directors throughout October. Here’s our list of top picks – from [...]

  • Ritzy Staff Protest
    Ritzy staff reject pay deal
    August 27, 2014, 1 Comment

    Staff at the Ritzy have voted to reject the pay offer recommended by their union BECTU. Here is the statement released by the Ritzy Living Wage Campaign this morning: “Yesterday [...]