Of Dreams and Cities /BFI/19 – 29 November

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“A delicious array of architectural treats, offered in celebration of the RIBA’s 175th year, looks at architects, architecture, cities and therefore me and you: the real, the imagined, the oblique, the dream and, sometimes, the nightmare.”

19 – 29 November

A delicious array of architectural treats, offered in celebration of the RIBA’s 175th year, looks at architects, architecture, cities and therefore me and you: the real, the imagined, the oblique, the dream and, sometimes, the nightmare.

The Fountainhead

 

Howard Roark is an idealistic architect who struggles in obscurity rather than compromise his artistic vision.

Model Shop

  • Sun 22 Nov 15:50 NFT3 book
  • Tue 24 Nov 20:40 NFT2 book

Demy brings a sadder but no wiser Lola to a Los Angeles not usually depicted on screen.

Mr Blandings Builds His Dream House + Architectural Millinery

  • Wed 25 Nov 18:00 NFT1 book
  • Sat 28 Nov 15:20 NFT1 book

Advertising executive Cary Grant dreams of escaping the cramped city with Myrna Loy and the kids.

Of Time and the City + Proud City: A Plan for London

• 19 – 26 November
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Chekhov, Mahler and Peggy Lee underpin a melancholy eulogy for the people and places of a vanished Liverpool.

Playtime

  • Fri 27 Nov 20:30 NFT3 book
  • Sun 29 Nov 15:00 NFT1 book

Jacques Tati builds a giant cityscape set to illustrate the soullessness of modern architecture and modern French life.

Sketches of Frank Gehry + Manhatta

  • Sat 21 Nov 20:45 NFT2 book

An examination of the life and career of architect Frank Gehry.

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