The Floating Cinema †

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 25TH SEPTEMBER 2016

ADDRESS
, Olympic Park, E15 2EE
SITE
www.floatingcinema.info
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Dates:
† until†
OPENING TIMES
Sat 30 Jul Contracorrente - Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, 19-21 Aug World Cities - Hackney Wick, 1-4 Sep Ghosts of Green and Pleasant Lands - King's Cross, 23 to 25 Sep Swarming the Castle - Mile End
PRICES
FREE and ticketed
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The Floating CinemaThe Floating Cinema returns this summer with screenings, talks and workshops in the custom-built boat and outdoors, on the banks of the canal. The summer programme begins on 30th July 2016 with Contracorrente (A Rio de Janeiro/London Telenovela), a live-streamed soap opera connecting performances from The Floating Cinema, Queen Elizabeth Park, London and Rio de Janeiro. Then, under the title Another Country, the cinema moves to three different moorings - in Hackney Wick, Kings Cross and Mile End - over three weekends: 19th to 21st August, 1st to 4th September and 23rd until 25th September, with each event using feature length film screenings, talks and workshops to explore our capital as a global city.

About Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

A year after the 2012 London Olympic Games, the former Olympic Park re-opened as the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park - a site of over 250 acres of beautifully landscaped open space and 6.5 km of waterways. The opening of the north park on Saturday 27th July 2013 was the first phase of transforming the Olympic Park and the rest of the 560 acre park opened in spring 2014. More about Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

The Floating Cinema images

The Floating Cinema† Floating Cinema 2013 design, Duggan Morris Architects. Courtesy: UP Projects †

The Floating Cinema - Floating Cinema 2013 design, Duggan Morris Architects. Courtesy: UP Projects

The Floating Cinema Floating Cinema 2013 design, Duggan Morris Architects. Courtesy: UP Projects†


LondonTown.com - The Floating Cinema Location Map

Underground Stations

Underground Stations

Hackney Wick Overground Station
5 minutes walk
Stratford Tube Station
15 minutes walk
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

Homerton Overground Station
18 minutes walk
Car Parks

Car Parks

Stratford Multi-Storey Car Park
18 minutes walk

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Holiday Inn London - Stratford City
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel † from £62† 41% off
10A Chestnut Plaza, E20 | 14 minutes from The Floating Cinema
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London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel † from £44† 28% off
196 High Street, E15 | 18 minutes from The Floating Cinema
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335 - 337 High Street, E15 | 18 minutes from The Floating Cinema
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London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
Queens Yard White Post Lane, E9 | 4 minutes from The Floating Cinema
The Yard theatre occupies a unique warehouse space - where the concrete floor and corrugated roof are clearly visible - located two minutes from Hackney Wick ... More
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Theatre Royal Stratford East
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Gerry Raffles Square, E15 | 18 minutes from The Floating Cinema
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The Red Crate
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Theatre Square, E15 | 18 minutes from The Floating Cinema
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The White Building
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
7 Queen's Yard, White Post Lane, E9 | 4 minutes from The Floating Cinema
Run by SPACE, an art support group founded by Bridget Riley, Peter Sedgley and Peter Townsend in 1968, The White Building, is a cultural venue with ... More
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Queen's Yard
London > Attractions >
White Post Lane, Hackney Wick, E9 | 4 minutes from The Floating Cinema
Located between Hackney and the Olympic Park, Queen's Yard on White Post Lane in Hackney Wick is home to a thriving arts community. Venues within Queen's ... More
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Glass Factory Studios
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Queen's Yard, White Post Lane, E9 | 4 minutes from The Floating Cinema
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Elevator Gallery
London > Shopping > Art and Design
Mother Studios, Queens Yard, White Post Lane, E9 | 4 minutes from The Floating Cinema
Elevator Gallery is a contemporary artist-run space in Hackney Wick, London and is housed in the attic of a former chocolate factory, above Mother Studios. Curators ... More
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Bottle Apostle East Village
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
Unit 7.2, 3-4 West Park Walk, E20 | 5 minutes from The Floating Cinema
Bottle Apostle is a lovely independent wine retailer where you get expert advice and the chance to try before you buy using self-serve enomatic wine ... More
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London Centre for Book Arts
London > Shopping > Art and Design
Unit 18, SPACE Studios, Britannia Works, Dace Road, Tower Hamlets, London E3 | 10 minutes from The Floating Cinema
Everyone, from beginners to professionals, can learn the disappearing artform of book art at the London Centre for Book Arts, a unique place where people can ... More
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Number 90 Bar & Restaurant
London > Restaurants >
90 Wallis Road, Hackney Wick, E9 | 2 minutes from The Floating Cinema
Sitting pretty next to the River Lea, Number 90 is a multi-arts venue that brings together food, booze, music and art. Opened in early 2014, the ... More
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Gotto Trattoria
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
Canalside, Here East, E20 | 3 minutes from The Floating Cinema
Peter Hughes and Andrea Mantovani, who met at the Michelin starred Wild Honey before going on to open Mele e Pere in Soho, have set up ... More
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The Breakfast Club, Hackney Wick
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
29 East Bay Lane, Canalside, Here East, E15 | 4 minutes from The Floating Cinema
The likely winner of London's most Instagrammed breakfast , The Breakfast Club has gone from strength to strength ... More
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Connexions Careers Centre
London > Education > Career Services
27B Dalston Lane, E8 | 2.3 miles from The Floating Cinema
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The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 2.7 miles from The Floating Cinema
Learn some crafty manouveurs at Making Space where classes on mask making, glass engraving, pyrography (burning patterns into wood or leather), chainmail knitting, and book hollowing ... More
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Four Corners
London > Education > Adult Education
121 Roman Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 33 minutes from The Floating Cinema
For 30 years Four Corners has been training, producing and supporting the full range of film and photographic requirements. Services on offer include filmmaking facilities and ... More
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Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
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A year after the 2012 London Olympic Games, the former Olympic Park re-opened as the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park - a site of over 250 acres ... More
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Copper Box Arena
London > Leisure > London Olympics Venues
Olympic Park, Stratford, E20 | 1 minute from The Floating Cinema
The 7,000-capacity Copper Box, home to the Handball Arena during the 2012 Olympics, has been transformed into a new venue for a wide range of indoor ... More
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Lee Valley Hockey and Tennis Centre
London > Leisure > London Olympics Venues
Olympic Park, Stratford, E20 | 6 minutes from The Floating Cinema
From May 2014, London 2012's Hockey Centre becomes the Lee Valley Hockey and Tennis Centre. The first rate facilities include two hockey pitches within a 3,000-seat ... More
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London > Nightlife > Pubs
52-54 Celebration Avenue, E20 | 11 minutes from The Floating Cinema
A 'beer shop' with all-day dining , neighbourhood in East Village is the kind of place all neighbourhoods should ... More
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The Leyton Star
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116 High Road, E15 | 18 minutes from The Floating Cinema
A pub with a golden palm tree and eight private heated cabanas in the garden, The Leyton Star is the revitalised ... More
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People's Park Tavern
London > Nightlife > Pubs
360 Victoria Park Road, Hackney, London E9 | 18 minutes from The Floating Cinema
The People's Park Tavern, a cavernous Victorian gastro pub just north of Victoria Park, welcomes punters with its comfortable Chesterfield sofas and decent ales from the ... More
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Crate Brewery
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Queen's Yard, E9 | 4 minutes from The Floating Cinema
A craft brewery and pizzeria overlooking the canal, Crate Brewery offers a unique location to enjoy a pizza and a pint in a former print factory ... More
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Mick's Garage
London > Nightlife > Bars
Unit 8 Queens Yard, E9 | 4 minutes from The Floating Cinema
Coming from Crate Brewery - their tap room is across the yard - it's no surprise that Mick's Garage gets the craft beer flowing. But more ... More
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The Fringe
London > Nightlife > Bars
Swan Wharf, Old Ford Lock, E3 | 9 minutes from The Floating Cinema
A pop up private members' club in a former Victorian stable in Swan Wharf, a 100-metre walk from the Olympic Park, The Fringe is the place ... More
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Museum of London Docklands
London > Business > Venue Hire
No.1 Warehouse, West India Quay, Hertsmere Road, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 2.6 miles from The Floating Cinema
In keeping with its waterside location, the Museum of London Docklands focuses on the history of the East End with particular emphasis on the River Thames ... More
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Shoreditch Town Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
380 Old Street, Shoreditch, London EC1V | 2.9 miles from The Floating Cinema
Site of the legendary Whirly Gig parties in the nineties, Shoreditch Town Hall lends itself well to any type of gathering. Re-opened in 2005, following a ... More
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Bistrotheque
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Arcadia LondonArcadia LondonArcadia LondonArcadia, the nomadic party organisers known for bringing some memorable sets to Glastonbury deliver a giant a 50-tonne fire breathing mechanical spider to London this May Bank Holiday weekend for the spider's only UK show. The two day festival begins on Saturday as, fresh from his ground breaking Barbican show, DC10 DJ Jamie Jones headlines at the 2019-05-04T00:00:00+01002019-05-05T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, † Olympic Park† † † E15 2EE
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event > Concerts > Rock & Pop - Dance
PRICING£49.50 (+ £5.94) early bird, £59.50 (+ £7.14) standard one day, £85 (+ £10.20) weekend
DATESSaturday 4th and Sunday 5th May 2019
VENUEQueen Elizabeth Olympic Park
Arcadia, the nomadic party organisers known for bringing some memorable sets to Glastonbury deliver a giant a 50-tonne fire breathing mechanical spider to London this May Bank Holiday weekend for the spider's only UK show. The two day festival begins on Saturday as, fresh from his ground breaking Barbican show, DC10 DJ Jamie Jones headlines at the ...†More about this event
 
 

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