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OPENING TIMES
13, 14, 15, 16, 20, 21, 22, 23, 27, 28, 29 Aug 7.30pm
 
PRICES
Various, film screenings £10, film screening with live orchestra £45, £30, £20, singalong screening £16
 
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Festival of Love Film SeriesPucker up for the Southbank Centre's summer-long Festival of Love which continues throughout August with a special Film Series of love stories screened in the Royal Festival Hall. Headling the series is David Lean's classic 'Brief Encounter' set to live music by the London Philharmonic Orchestra (15th, 22nd and 29th August) and featuring pianist Leon McCawley and conductor David Charles Abell. Lucy Fleming, daughter of Brief Encounter leading lady Celia Johnson, introduces the film which is preceded by Rachmaninov's Piano Concerto No.2. The series will also feature 9 love films including 'Casablanca' (13th August) and 'The Graduate' (27th August) as well as romantic musicals 'West Side Story' (14th August), Moulin Rouge (20th August) and South Pacific (28th August). Other highlights include Sing-a-long screenings of Grease (16th August) and Dirty Dancing (23rd August) - don your best fancy dress and you'll be in with a chance of winning the competition.

 

About Southbank Centre: Royal Festival Hall

Located by the River Thames, with sweeping views of the capital from the London Eye to St Paul's Cathedral, the Southbank Centre is a unique metropolitan arts centre, with 21 acres of creative space and an extraordinary history. Within the Southbank Centre the Royal Festival Hall, one of the world's leading concert venues, stands at the heart of the site. More about Southbank Centre: Royal Festival Hall

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Festival of Love Film Series  Brief Encounter, image courtesy of Park Circus/ITV Studios  

Festival of Love Film Series - Brief Encounter, image courtesy of Park Circus/ITV Studios

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World Press PhotoWorld Press PhotoWorld Press PhotoA free display of the best photographs submitted to the annual World Press Photo of the Year competition can be seen on Level 2 of the Southbank Centre's Royal Festival Hall every year in November. This year's contest draws entries from around the world, with more than 5,000 photos from 126 countries submitted. These 152 photographs capture or repr2017-11-03T00:00:00+00002017-11-20T00:00:00+0000 Where:
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A free display of the best photographs submitted to the annual World Press Photo of the Year competition can be seen on Level 2 of the Southbank Centre's Royal Festival Hall every year in November. This year's contest draws entries from around the world, with more than 5,000 photos from 126 countries submitted. These 152 photographs capture or repr... More about this event
 
 

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