Behind the Screen at Somerset House
Until Mon Aug 18
Time Out says
Posted: Fri Jun 20 2014
This series of talks, workshops and family events to accompany the Film4 Summer Screen line-up explores the art and craft of cinema. Take a tour of Somerset House to discover the venue's many film roles and the stories behind the movies it's starred in (Aug 10, 17, noon), hear about the fascinating techniques used by classic Hollywood icons to create their signature looks (Aug 10, 7pm) and listen to strange tales and celebrity anecdotes from the colourful world of the teen movie (Aug 15). On Aug 18 (7pm) Richard Ayoade, director of 'Submarine' and 'The Double', will talk about the films that have inspired him. Prices vary. See the Somerset House website for more details and to book.