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BAFTA offers a global programme of live events and screenings all year round, giving our audiences unparalleled insights into the creative, inspirational worlds of film, games and television.

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The Mercy

Member Screening - THE MERCY

Following his Academy Award nominated film, THE THEORY OF EVERYTHING, James Marsh directs the incredible true story of Donald Crowhurst (Colin Firth), an amateur sailor who completed in the 1968 Sunday Times Golden Globe Race in the hope of becoming the first person in history to single-handedly circumnavigate the globe without stopping.
Tuesday, 28 November 2017 - 7:00pm
New York City
AN INCONVENIENT SEQUEL

Member Screening - AN INCONVENIENT SEQUEL: TRUTH TO POWER

A decade after AN INCONVENIENT TRUTH brought the climate crisis into the heart of popular culture, comes the riveting and rousing follow-up that shows just how close we are to a real energy revolution. Former Vice President Al Gore continues his tireless fight, traveling around the world training an army of climate champions and influencing international climate policy. Cameras follow him behind the scenes – in moments both private and public, funny and poignant – as he pursues the inspirational idea that while the stakes have never been higher, the perils of climate change can be overcome with human ingenuity and passion.
Wednesday, 29 November 2017 - 7:00pm
New York City
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A Life in Pictures: Christopher Nolan

BAFTA-nominated director and producer Christopher Nolan best known for Inception and this year’s Dunkirk shares his insights into his experiences and successes of filmmaking.
Friday, 1 December 2017 - 7:00pm
Princess Anne Theatre, BAFTA, 195 Piccadilly, London
SS Bristol

Short Sighted: Bristol

BAFTA and British Council Film present Short Sighted, an annual all-day event dedicated to maximising the impact of your short film, in association with Shooting People.
Saturday, 2 December 2017 - 10:30am
Watershed Cinema, Bristol
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A Life in Pictures: Hugh Jackman - in partnership with Audi

BAFTA-nominated actor Hugh Jackman shares his expertise and knowledge gleaned from his longstanding career, ranging from BAFTA-winning Les Misérables , to playing Wolverine in the X-Men series, and his upcoming musical release The Greatest Showman.
Sunday, 3 December 2017 - 7:00pm
Princess Anne Theatre, BAFTA, 195 Piccadilly
The Mercy

The Mercy - Glasgow Screening

Amateur sailor Donald Crowhurst's attempt to win the 1968 Golden Globe Race ends up with him creating an outrageous account of traveling the world alone by sea.
Tuesday, 5 December 2017 - 6:30pm
Glasgow Cineworld Renfrew Street
The Mercy

The Mercy - Edinburgh Screening

Amateur sailor Donald Crowhurst's attempt to win the 1968 Golden Globe Race ends up with him creating an outrageous account of travelling the world alone by sea.
Thursday, 7 December 2017 - 6:30pm
Edinburgh Cineworld Fountain Park
The Post

Member Screening - THE POST

Steven Spielberg directs Meryl Streep and Tom Hanks in THE POST, a thrilling drama about the unlikely partnership between The Washington Post's Katharine Graham (Streep), the first female publisher of a major American newspaper, and editor Ben Bradlee (Hanks), as they race to catch up with The New York Times to expose a massive cover-up of government secrets that spanned three decades and four U.S. Presidents. The two must overcome their differences as they risk their careers - and their very freedom - to help bring long-buried truths to light.
Thursday, 7 December 2017 - 8:00pm
New York City
Hugh Grant

A Life in Pictures: Hugh Grant

The BAFTA-winning actor discusses his career and credits including Four Weddings and a Funeral, Florence Foster Jenkins and the upcoming release Paddington 2.
Saturday, 9 December 2017 - 7:00pm
Princess Anne Theatre, BAFTA, 195 Piccadilly
Event: British Academy Games AwardsVenue: Tobacco Dock, LondonDate: 6 April 2017Host: Danny Wallace -Area: Interviews

Games Christmas Quiz

Join us for a festive celebration as two teams go head to head testing their games knowledge, rounds including What Sound Effect? and Guess the Celeb Cameo.
Monday, 11 December 2017 - 7:30pm
Princess Anne Theatre, BAFTA, 195 Piccadilly

Members' only screening - The Greatest Showman

See out the year with a special members' only preview screening. The Greatest Showman is a bold and original musical that celebrates the birth of show business and the sense of wonder we feel when dreams come to life. Starring Hugh Jackman, Zac Efron and Michelle Williams.
Wednesday, 13 December 2017 - 6:00pm
Chapter Arts Centre, Market Road, Cardiff, CF5 1QE
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A Life in Pictures: Allison Janney

Actress Allison Janney, best known for The West Wing and Juno as well as upcoming biopic I, Tonya shares her expertise and insights garnered from her longstanding career.
Wednesday, 13 December 2017 - 7:30pm
Princess Anne Theatre, BAFTA, 195 Piccadilly