BFI Black Star Season continues!

The Curzon is proud to be taking part in the BFI’s Black Star Season, celebrating trailblazing black actors on film.

Our season highlights career-defining performances from, among others, Will Smith, Forest Whitaker, Beyonce Knowles and Jamie Foxx.

Ali (15) 35mm

Will Smith earned a Best Actor Oscar nomination for his performance as Muhammad Ali in this biography focusing on the sports legend's triumphs and controversies between 1964 and 1974.

Thu 9 Feb 19:30

The Crying Game (18)

Forest Whitaker, Stephen Rea and Jaye Davidson star in this landmark British drama tackling the taboos of sexuality, race and nationality, against the backdrop of the Northern Irish Troubles.

Wed 22 Feb 19:30

Ray (15) 35mm

The story of the life and career of legendary rhythm and blues musician Ray Charles won star Jamie Foxx a Best Actor Oscar statuette in 2005.

Thu 2 Mar 19:30

Dreamgirls (12) 35mm

Jennifer Hudson picked up a Best Supporting Actress Oscar for her breakout role in this tale of a trio of black female soul singers trying to cross over to the pop charts in 1960s Detroit.

Wed 29 Mar 19:30