Each summer, The Edmond J. Safra Fountain Court hosts London's most beautiful open-air cinema; Film4 Summer Screen. A highlight of the city’s summer calendar, the series features a range of films, all showing on a state-of-the-art screen with full surround sound.
"Watching a movie under the stars in Somerset House’s beautiful courtyard on a balmy summer evening is a near-perfect London experience." TimeOut
In addition to this, throughout the year, we show films in our Screening Room which give insight into or are inspired by our current programme of events.
Information about upcoming screenings and material from previous film related talks and events can be found below.
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Explore our Behind the Screen archive, watch and listen to directors, actors and industry insiders illuminate the Film4 Summer Screen programme, in animated and interesting discussions.
Join us for a vibrant and eclectic programme of film screenings, specially selected to accompany the exhibitions and displays at Somerset House