The newly refurbished Curzon cinema at Goldsmiths, University of London is now open and offers a wide range of events and screenings, with tickets for local people priced from £7.
The revamped space will host everything from major blockbusters to community films. It will also offer exclusive Q&As with filmmakers and Goldsmiths experts in a range of fields including psychology, music and art.
Tickets prices start from just £7 for local people and £5 for students at peak times.
Curzon Goldsmiths, located in the iconic Richard Hoggart Building on Lewisham Way, is a 5-minute walk from New Cross and New Cross Gate stations, and is serviced by 11 different bus routes.
Films currently showing at Curzon Goldsmiths include the critically lauded Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri and Darkest Hour.
On 26 January Curzon will screen The Post, the thrilling story of The Washington Post’s publication of the Pentagon Papers during the Vietnam War. After the screening the cinema will host a discussion with veteran national security journalist and Washington Post reporter Ted Gup – an event organised by the Goldsmiths-based Centre for Investigative Journalism.
Films are shown in a state of the art, 105-seat auditorium featuring 4k projection and Dolby 7.1 sound. The cinema is also fully accessible and includes an infrared hearing loop for the hard of hearing.
New café, Thirty Five, is just a few steps from the auditorium and offers a range of food and drink deals, including: A weekend bundle of small popcorn and a beer or soft drink for £4.50 or £3.10 respectively. Daily drinks promotions including £4.50 mojitos on Monday, bottles of wine for £6 on Wednesday and bottomless Prosecco for £20 per person on Fridays.
Jack King, Curzon Goldsmiths Manager, said: “We’re excited about this relaunch and are very much looking forward to sharing this fantastic facility with both our students and the local community. Curzon Goldsmiths now provides the complete cinema experience within a short walk of both New Cross train stations, and just a ten-minute bus ride from the centre of Lewisham. It’s an exciting, accessible and affordable option for local film lovers.”