October 25, 2014, No 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 to [...]

FRIDAY FILM: The Stuart Hall Project

Preview: Black Cultural Archives season at the Ritzy

August 12, 2014, No comments

To celebrate the opening of the Black Cultural Archives, the Ritzy cinema is hosting a special season of films and talks exploring Black British cultu ...


RITZY PAY ROW: Staff to strike on Saturday after Picturehouse London Living Wage talks collapse

June 4, 2014, 4 Comments

Staff at the Ritzy cinema in Brixton are preparing to strike for the sixth turn, accusing employers Picturehouse of performing a “volte-faceR ...


Ritzy Cinema to become ‘Little’ Waitrose supermarket

April 1, 2014, 16 Comments

An iconic Brixton cinema is to be turned into a high-end ‘Little’ Waitrose supermarket, The Brixton Blog can reveal today (April 1). The R ...

  • John Pilger discussed his new film 'Utopia' at Brixton's Ritzy Cinema this week
    Film Review: John Pilger’s Utopia
    November 19, 2013, 1 Comment

    Veteran investigative journalist John Pilger took to the stage at Ritzy Cinema last night for a Q&A session on his new film Utopia. Over a career spanning decades, Pilger has [...]

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    Ritzy Round Up (Nov 15 – 21) By Robert Makin
    November 14, 2013, No comments

    By Robert Makin Well it’s certainly a fantastic week for anybody interested in documentaries. This Saturday The Ritzy dedicates and entire day to The Nuclear Question season featuring six documentaries [...]