LOCO: London Comedy Film Festival

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 26TH JANUARY 2014

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23rd January 2014 until 26th January 2014
 
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LOCO: London Comedy Film FestivalThe BFI Southbank is assisting Londoners to lift the January blues with the return of their annual Comedy Film Festival, promising a playful, provocative, pioneering and passionate programme of comedy films. Spread over four days at the BFI and selected cinemas across London, "LOCO" celebrates Britain's great traditional of cinematic comedy with screenings of a number of humorous movies and a range of workshops and events all aimed at kick-starting the next generation of British comedy film talent. All screenings contain an interactive element with the aim of being both mischievous as well as educational.

 

About BFI Southbank

Originally the National Film Theatre, the BFI Southbank is the perfect film buff's cinema, with three large screens and a smaller studio space showing up to 2000 films a year ranging from classics to independent movies as well as gala openings. It's also the heart of London's many film festivals, and the place to go to see obscure arts films, classics, and seasons of works by great directors. More about BFI Southbank

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London Marriott Hotel County Hall
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £117  30% off
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A simply unbeatable location for anyone who loves to keep themselves busy. London's County Hall is at the heart of the South Bank, surrounded by theatres, ... More
 
 
 
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London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £209  21% off
Strand, WC2R | 7 minutes from LOCO: London Comedy Film Festival
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Park Plaza County Hall Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £99  26% off
1 Addington Street, SE1 | 7 minutes from LOCO: London Comedy Film Festival
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Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 20th December 2014 to 9th May 2015
Playhouse Theatre, Northumberland Avenue, WC2N | 7 minutes from LOCO: London Comedy Film Festival
Olivier-Award winner Tamsin Greig (Episodes, Green Wing, Jumpy, God of Carnage), who made her name as Debbie Aldridge in Radio 4's The Archers, makes her musical ...More
 
 
 
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The Scottsboro Boys
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 4th October 2014 to 21st February 2015
Garrick Theatre, 2 Charing Cross Road, South Bank, London WC2H | 11 minutes from LOCO: London Comedy Film Festival
It's 1931, nine young black men aged between 12 and 19 are travelling on a train through Scottsboro, looking for a new life. Following a sold ...More
 
 
 
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War Horse
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 28th March 2009 to 14th February 2015
New London Theatre, Drury Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 13 minutes from LOCO: London Comedy Film Festival
This moving adaptation of Michael Morpurgo's World War I epic War Horse gets a West End transfer to the New London Theatre after two critically acclaimed ...More
 
 
 
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Southbank Centre
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 2 minutes from LOCO: London Comedy Film Festival
London's hub of cultural arts, The Southbank Centre announced in March 2013 that it's set for a £100 million revamp that will see the 1960s design ... More
 
 
 
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Southbank Centre: Purcell Room
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 2 minutes from LOCO: London Comedy Film Festival
Housed in the same modernist block as the Royal Festival Hall and sandwiched between it and the Hayward Gallery, the Purcell Room has a 372-seat auditorium, ... More
 
 
 
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Southbank Centre: Royal Festival Hall
London > Entertainment > Live Music
Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 2 minutes from LOCO: London Comedy Film Festival
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 ... More
 
 
 
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The Hayward Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 1 minute from LOCO: London Comedy Film Festival
The Hayward Gallery has been the originator or host of influential exhibitions since 1968. It mounts temporary exhibitions of contemporary and historical art. The gallery, named ... More
 
 
 
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The Poetry Library
London > Attractions > Museums
Level 5, Royal Festival Hall, Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 2 minutes from LOCO: London Comedy Film Festival
The most comprehensive and accessible collection of poetry from 1914 in Britain, The Poetry Library within the Southbank Centre contains 90,000 items and is still growing. ... More
 
 
 
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South Bank
London > Attractions >
SE1 | 2 minutes from LOCO: London Comedy Film Festival
This stretch along the Thames is one of the cultural and social hubs of London with the Southbank Centre - which includes Royal Festival Hall, Queen ... More
 
 
 
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Foyles Royal Festival Hall
London > Shopping > Books
Riverside, Level 1, Royal Festival Hall, South Bank Centre, South Bank, London SE1 | 2 minutes from LOCO: London Comedy Film Festival
The family-run Foyles book shop has been in the book selling business since 1906. Around 30,000 books are stocked at this branch on a broad range ... More
 
 
 
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Konditor & Cook
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
22 Cornwall Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 5 minutes from LOCO: London Comedy Film Festival
Konditor & Cook specialise in the creation of amazingly tasty cakes which are also sold on to some of the finest restaurants in the city. This, ... More
 
 
 
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Konditor & Cook
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
63 Stamford Street, South Bank, London SE1 | 5 minutes from LOCO: London Comedy Film Festival
Konditor & Cook specialise in the creation of amazingly tasty cakes which are also sold on to some of the finest restaurants in the city. This ... More
 
 
 
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Benugo Bar & Kitchen
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as LOCO: London Comedy Film Festival
Benugo is a high class chain of cafes selling handmade sandwiches, salads and desserts. What makes it stand out from the over-crowded coffee shop market is ... More
 
 
 
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Eat Cafe
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
South Bank Centre, Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 2 minutes from LOCO: London Comedy Film Festival
Food to go in its simplest form. Freeshly baked bread for hand-made made sandwhiches; home made soups; simple salads. Another high street option for fresh. fast ... More
 
 
 
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Canteen
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
Royal Festival Hall, Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 2 minutes from LOCO: London Comedy Film Festival
The menu at Canteen reads like a comforting childhood reminiscence with some sophisticated bunting thrown on top. Devilled kidneys on toast, followed by an excellent slow-roast ... More
 
 
 
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Career Energy
London > Education > Careers Services
4-6 Staple Inn, Holborn, London WC1V | 15 minutes from LOCO: London Comedy Film Festival
Situated in the heart of London, Career Energy – formed in March 2002 - offers comprehensive advice on careers, career change and job searching. They’ll analyse ... More
 
 
 
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English [Out There!]
London > Education > English Language Courses
10 Coptic Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1A | 17 minutes from LOCO: London Comedy Film Festival
English [Out There!] takes a very hands-on approach to learning English. The course places an emphasis on using what you have learned. Students are taken out ... More
 
 
 
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The Method Studio
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, Holborn, London WC1R | 18 minutes from LOCO: London Comedy Film Festival
Learn to act by becoming the person you are portraying. Think yourself into the role... eat what they would eat, weigh what they would weigh, behave ... More
 
 
 
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London Marriott Hotel County Hall Spa
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
Westminster Bridge Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 6 minutes from LOCO: London Comedy Film Festival
Fancy detoxing in the building where the Greater London Council used to run the city? The Spa at the London Marriott County ... More
 
 
 
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Jubilee Gardens
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
3 Belvedere Road, South Bank, South Bank, London SE1 | 6 minutes from LOCO: London Comedy Film Festival
The concrete promenade along the South Bank greatly benefits from this large patch of green grass for striders, strollers and sightseers to relax on. Not ... More
 
 
 
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Victoria Embankment Gardens
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Victoria Embankment, Villiers Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 7 minutes from LOCO: London Comedy Film Festival
Created in 1874, the Victoria Embankment Gardens run parallel to the River Thames, creating a green walkway between Waterloo Bridge and Embankment, and are dotted with ... More
 
 
 
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King's Arms
London > Nightlife > Pubs
25 Roupell Street, South Bank, London SE1 | 5 minutes from LOCO: London Comedy Film Festival
A short walk from the South Bank Centre, The Old Vic and The National Theatre this traditional old watering hole is a good place to have ... More
 
 
 
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The Thirsty Bear
London > Nightlife > Pubs
62 Stamford Street, SE1 | 6 minutes from LOCO: London Comedy Film Festival
If you're the kind of drinker who gets thirsty, very thirsty, and you don't have the time or patience to queue for at a very busy ... More
 
 
 
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The Anchor & Hope
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
36 The Cut, South Bank, London SE1 | 8 minutes from LOCO: London Comedy Film Festival
This is a gastropub that takes both parts of its name seriously, and you can certainly have a good evening just popping in to sample some ... More
 
 
 
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Queen Elizabeth Hall Roof Garden
London > Nightlife > Bars
Belvedere Road, SE1 | 2 minutes from LOCO: London Comedy Film Festival
Designed by the Eden Project and run by Company of Cooks, the Queen Elizabeth Hall Roof Garden is the place to be on a summer's evening ... More
 
 
 
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Oxo Tower Bar & Brasserie
London > Nightlife > Bars
Oxo Tower Wharf, Barge House Street, South Bank, London SE1 | 6 minutes from LOCO: London Comedy Film Festival
Boasting one of the best views in town, the Oxo Tower Bar is perfect for combining a spot of leisurely (if static) sightseeing with some classy ... More
 
 
 
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Gordon's Wine Bar
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
47 Villiers Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 7 minutes from LOCO: London Comedy Film Festival
Home to Samuel Pepys in the 1680s, the building housing Gordon’s is now home to a regular, thriving crowd of drinkers of all ages and all ... More
 
 
 
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Skylon
London > Business > Venue Hire
Southbank Centre, Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 2 minutes from LOCO: London Comedy Film Festival
The Royal Festival Hall's refurbishment has done away with 'The People's Palace', the marvellously 1950s restaurant that used to occupy this space, and replaced it with ... More
 
 
 
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Southbank Centre: Royal Festival Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 2 minutes from LOCO: London Comedy Film Festival
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 ... More
 
 
 
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The Deck at the National Theatre
London > Business > Venue Hire
South Bank, South Bank, London SE1 | 2 minutes from LOCO: London Comedy Film Festival
The Deck is a modern roof-top venue with stunning views over the Thames, available for hire at the National Theatre, part of the Southbank Centre which ... More
 
 
 

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Dead ManDead ManArty and pretentious western.16th September 2014Thursday 18th September 2014 Where:
BFI Southbank,   Belvedere Road  South Bank    SE1 8XT
Category: event
Now On
Dead Man
event > Film Events
DATES  12th to 18th Sep 2014
VENUE  BFI Southbank 
Arty and pretentious western.
Ghost Dog: The Way Of The SamuraiGhost Dog: The Way Of The Samurai16th September 2014Thursday 18th September 2014 Where:
BFI Southbank,   Belvedere Road  South Bank    SE1 8XT
Category: event
Now On
Ghost Dog: The Way Of The Samurai
event > Film Events
DATES  12th to 18th Sep 2014
VENUE  BFI Southbank 
Le Beau SergeLe Beau Serge16th September 2014Thursday 18th September 2014 Where:
BFI Southbank,   Belvedere Road  South Bank    SE1 8XT
Category: event
Now On
Le Beau Serge
event > Film Events
DATES  12th to 18th Sep 2014
VENUE  BFI Southbank 
M (1931 Film) + DiscussionM (1931 Film) + DiscussionHans Beckert is a child murderer, who preys on the young and the vulnerable of Berlin. He attacks little Elsie Beckmann on her way home from school and subsequently pens an angry missive to the media, which provides the police, led by Inspector Karl Lohmann, with some valuable clues. Their hunt for the killer disrupts the city's vast criminal netwo16th September 2014Thursday 18th September 2014 Where:
BFI Southbank,   Belvedere Road  South Bank    SE1 8XT
Category: event
Now On
M (1931 Film) + Discussion
event > Film Events
DATES  12th to 18th Sep 2014
VENUE  BFI Southbank 
Hans Beckert is a child murderer, who preys on the young and the vulnerable of Berlin. He attacks little Elsie Beckmann on her way home from school and subsequently pens an angry missive to the media, which provides the police, led by Inspector Karl Lohmann, with some valuable clues. Their hunt for the killer disrupts the city's vast criminal netwo
Mystery TrainMystery Train16th September 2014Thursday 18th September 2014 Where:
BFI Southbank,   Belvedere Road  South Bank    SE1 8XT
Category: event
Now On
Mystery Train
event > Film Events
DATES  12th to 18th Sep 2014
VENUE  BFI Southbank 
Permanent VacationPermanent Vacation16th September 2014Thursday 18th September 2014 Where:
BFI Southbank,   Belvedere Road  South Bank    SE1 8XT
Category: event
Now On
Permanent Vacation
event > Film Events
DATES  12th to 18th Sep 2014
VENUE  BFI Southbank 
Still LifeStill LifeA coal miner is haunted by the disappearance of his wife, who vanished without trace 16 years ago. His search for answers leads him to the town of Fengjie, which will itself disappear in the flooding of the Three Gorges Dam project. There, the miner meets a nurse, who hasn't had any contact with her husband for two years. The two strangers seek pea16th September 2014Thursday 18th September 2014 Where:
BFI Southbank,   Belvedere Road  South Bank    SE1 8XT
Category: event
Now On
Still Life
event > Film Events
DATES  12th to 18th Sep 2014
VENUE  BFI Southbank 
A coal miner is haunted by the disappearance of his wife, who vanished without trace 16 years ago. His search for answers leads him to the town of Fengjie, which will itself disappear in the flooding of the Three Gorges Dam project. There, the miner meets a nurse, who hasn't had any contact with her husband for two years. The two strangers seek pea
Strange CargoStrange Cargo16th September 2014Thursday 18th September 2014 Where:
BFI Southbank,   Belvedere Road  South Bank    SE1 8XT
Category: event
Now On
Strange Cargo
event > Film Events
DATES  12th to 18th Sep 2014
VENUE  BFI Southbank 
Stranger On The Third FloorStranger On The Third Floor16th September 2014Thursday 18th September 2014 Where:
BFI Southbank,   Belvedere Road  South Bank    SE1 8XT
Category: event
Now On
Stranger On The Third Floor
event > Film Events
DATES  12th to 18th Sep 2014
VENUE  BFI Southbank 
Stranger Than ParadiseStranger Than Paradise16th September 2014Thursday 18th September 2014 Where:
BFI Southbank,   Belvedere Road  South Bank    SE1 8XT
Category: event
Now On
Stranger Than Paradise
event > Film Events
DATES  12th to 18th Sep 2014
VENUE  BFI Southbank 
 

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