CINECITY x Brighton Festival

Once again we’ve partnered with Brighton Festival, working with Guest Director Rokia Traoré, to present this year’s film strand.

Wed 08 May / 6pm

Dukes at Komedia

John McEnroe: In the Realm of Perfection

Narrated by Mathieu Amalric, Director Julien Faraut’s experimental film documents tennis legend John McEnroe’s performance at the 1984 French Open, when he was no.1 in... Read more

Sun 12 May / 1pm

Duke of York's


Yeelen (Brightness)

Frequently cited as a stand-out in world cinema, Souleymane Cissé’s hypnotic Cannes Jury Prize winner is set in the sun-baked landscapes of West Africa. A... Read more

Thu 23 May / 9pm

Dukes at Komedia


The End of Fear

In 1986 one of the most famous crimes against art was committed when a man attacked a Barnett Newman painting in Amsterdam’s Stedelijk Museum with a box... Read more