A publicity programme for the National Film Theatre for August 2002, featuring an image from 'Conglagration' on the front cover. The programme contains information about the NFT's film screenings and seasons for the month, which included a retrospective of films directed by Kon Ichikawa, including 'The Burmese Harp' and 'The Punishment Room', extended runs of 'The Quiet American' and 'Be My Star', the second part of the NFT's Satyajit Ray retrospective, a season of film adaptations of Sherlock Holmes, including 'The Hound of the Baskervilles' and 'The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes' starring Basil Rathbone, as well as the Eille Norwood-starring silent films from the 1920s, and a short season of films starring Judi Dench. Further highlights included preview screenings of 'Lost in La Mancha' and 'The British Empire in Colour', a short season of Iris Murdoch adaptations, educational and junior events, and other films from the archive. The programme features screening times, synopses and photos for each of the individual titles as well as general venue and booking information.

Item number 98318
Category Periodical
Type Cinema Publicity
Language English
Country of origin UK
Related people Kon Ichikawa (Subject)
Dench (Subject)
Satyajit Ray (Subject)