16 September - 2 October 2009
Time: 7pm Location: The Scoop at More LondonAdmission: FREE
More London Free Festival Free Films
Enjoy outdoor free film screenings every Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from Wednesday 16 September to Friday 2 October. The riverside amphitheatre will screen an eclectic selection of classic, cult and contemporary films rarely shown elsewhere.
Films will be screened from 7pm (depending on daylight) but take your seat early as exceptional demand is expected and seating is on a first come first served basis. Once all seats are taken a one person out/ one person in rule is enforced.
No need to book, no ticket required, just turn up and take your seat.
Wednesday 16 September
The heart-warming story of a Mumbai teenager, who grew up in the slums and becomes a contestant on "Who Wants to be a Millionaire". Nominated for 10 Oscars.
(2009 120 mins UK/US Cert 15)
For a Few Dollars More
Thursday 17 September
Two bounty hunters are after the same man but for different reasons. One is seeking revenge, the other money. Classic western starring Clint Eastwood and Lee Van Cleef.
(1966 130 mins It/Sp/Ger Cert 15)
Friday 18 September
The story of a bride-to-be trying to find her real father, told using the songs by popular 70's group ABBA. A real romp!
(2008 108 mins UK/US/Ger Cert PG)
The Wizard of Oz
Wednesday 23 September
The classic tale of Dorothy, who is swept away to a magical land and embarks on a quest to see the Wizard, who can help her return home. Starring Judy Garland.
(1939 101mins US Cert U)
Thursday 24 September
An American oil company sends a man to Scotland to buy up and entire village where they want to build a refinery. Things don't go as expected. Music by Mark Knopfler.
(1983 111mins UK Cert PG)
The Usual Suspects
Friday 25 September
The story of five criminals (the usual suspects) agreeing to one last job but they're not the ones in control. Starring Gabriel Byrne, Kevin Spacey and Pete Postlethwaite
(1995 108 mins USA Cert 18)
Wednesday 30 September
A romantic comedy telling the story of an Australian ballroom dancer, Scott Hastings, who flouts the rules and dances his own steps.
(1992 94 mins Aust Cert PG)
La Vie en Rose
Thursday 1 October
The Oscar winning film that tells the extraordinary life story of French singer Edith Piaf.
(2007 140 mins Fr/UK/Cz Cert 12)
Oh Brother Where Art Thou?
Friday 2 October
Cohen brothers film where Homer's epic poem "The Odyssey" is set in the deep south during the 1930's. Three escaped convicts search for hidden treasure while a relentless lawman pursues them. Starring George Clooney.
(2000 107 mins UK/Fr/US Cert 12)
The Boring But Important Stuff
In the event of rain the film may have to be cancelled. A cancellation decision will be made 30 minutes before the performance is due to start.
Seats will be allocated on a first come, first served basis. Once capacity is reached, admission will be on a one out, one in basis. The Scoop at More London reserves the right to refuse entry. The organiser reserves the right to make last minute changes to the programme for reason beyond its control.
The Scoop is situated between London Bridge and Tower Bridge on the south bank of the Thames.
How to get to Scoop
Directions from London Bridge station
From London Bridge station, turn right along Tooley Street. Cross the road and after Hay's Galleria cut through More London Place heading towards Tower Bridge. A five minute walk in total.
Directions from Tower Hill station
From Tower Hill station, cross the road, turn left and follow round onto Tower Bridge Approach. Cross over Tower Bridge and take the first set of steps down to the waterfront. About a ten minute walk in total.
More London is a pedestrian zone and there is limited on-street parking in the vicinity. The nearest NCP car park is behind Guy's Hospital.
By Tube/train to London Bridge
Jubilee line or Northern line
By Tube to Tower Hill
Circle line, District line or DLR
By Bus to Tooley Street
By Bus to Tower Bridge Rd
42, 78, 188, 381