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AQUARELA + PRODUCER Q&A

Dir: Victor Kossakovsky

A car disappears through the ice on a Siberian lake, colossal melting icebergs crack and rumble against the Finnish symphonic heavy metal soundtrack, while towering waves curl in this spectacular vision.

From 13 Dec.

Imelda Marcos, former first lady of the Phillipenes

THE KINGMAKER

Dir: Lauren Greenfield

Having spent her years as the First Lady of the Philippines on a heady monopolistic rampage, buying up European jewellery shop, Imelda Marcos is looking for a way to regain political control.

Showing from Fri 13th Dec.

THE CAVE

Dir: Feras Fayyad

On the outskirts of Damascus, 400,000 people are trapped in a relentless bombardment. Above is an Armageddon, below is a hive of humanity, as paediatrician Dr Ballour manages a hospital.

 From Fri 6 Dec.

THE BIGGEST LITTLE FARM

Dir: John Chester

Everyone told them that attempting to farm in harmony with nature would be impossible, but John and Molly Chester set out to make their dream of diversity and sustainability a reality.

Fri 6th Dec, 6:30pm

CITIZEN K

Dir: Alex Gibney

Academy Award-winning director Alex Gibney turns his incisive lens on modern-day Russia, through the astonishing story of oligarch Mikhail Khodorkovsky.

Fri 20 Dec, 6:30pm

SHOOTING THE MAFIA

Dir: Kim Longinotto

Kim Longinotto focuses on Letizia Battaglia, the first Italian woman to be a photographer for a daily newspaper, who courageously stood up to the mafia’s rampant violence with her camera.

From Fri 29th Nov

Fiddler On the Roof musical Broadway Production

FIDDLER: A MIRACLE OF MIRACLES

Dir:  Max Lewkowicz

How did a book of short stories become a smash hit Broadway show, why does it still resonate with audiences, and why is the fiddler on a roof? Find out in this definitive look at the much-loved musical.

 Showing on 22nd Dec

BEST OF 2019

Dir: Various

Your favourite docs are returning to the big screen for our Best Of 2019 Series. Join us when we celebrate this year's brilliant films.

Showing from 27th Dec.

THE UK'S FIRST DOCUMENTARY CINEMA


Bertha DocHouse, based at Curzon Bloomsbury, is the first cinema dedicated to documentary films and special events.

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At Bertha Dochouse 15th Dec

12:00Aquarela + Q&A (13th Dec)BOOK
13:50The KingmakerBOOK
16:00The CaveBOOK
18:00Aquarela + Q&A (13th Dec)BOOK
20:00The KingmakerBOOK

At Bertha Dochouse 16th Dec

12:50The KingmakerBOOK
14:50The StreetBOOK
16:40Aquarela + Q&A (13th Dec)BOOK
18:30The KingmakerBOOK
20:30Shooting the MafiaBOOK

At Bertha Dochouse 17th Dec

12:50Aquarela + Q&A (13th Dec)BOOK
14:40The Biggest Little Farm BOOK
16:30Shooting the MafiaBOOK
18:30The StreetBOOK
20:30The KingmakerBOOK

At Bertha Dochouse 18th Dec

12:30Shooting the MafiaBOOK
14:30The KingmakerBOOK
16:30The Biggest Little Farm BOOK
18:30The CaveBOOK
20:30Aquarela + Q&A (13th Dec)BOOK

At Bertha Dochouse 19th Dec

12:40The StreetBOOK
14:30The CaveBOOK
16:30The KingmakerBOOK
18:30Aquarela + Q&A (13th Dec)BOOK
20:30The KingmakerBOOK

At Bertha Dochouse 20th Dec

At Bertha Dochouse 21st Dec