Hermitage Revealed

Hermitage Revealed

Sunday 14 January 2018, 14.00-15.30
Stevenson Lecture Theatre
£3, Members/concessions £2

Made in 2014 to celebrate 250 years of the State Hermitage Museum in St Petersburg, this film explores the human stories of one of the greatest art collections in the world. Discover the amazing stories that saw the Imperial Palace transformed into today's world-renowned museum.

Director: Margy Kinmonth
2014, 83 minutes, Cert. U  


LGBTQ film day

LGBTQ film day

Saturday 14 October 2017, 10.00-17.00
Stevenson Lecture Theatre
Free, booking essential

An LGBTQ film day inspired by objects and themes from the Room 69a display Desire, love, identity: exploring LGBTQ histories and the accompanying trail. Curated in collaboration with Camden LGBT Forum. 


Russian Ark

Russian Ark

Saturday 2 December 2017, 14.00-15.45
Stevenson Lecture Theatre
£3, Members/concessions £2

This critically acclaimed film consists of one continuous shot lasting the entire length of the film. It follows a 19th-century French aristocrat as he travels through the State Hermitage Museum in St Petersburg encountering figures that span its history, from Peter the Great to current Director Mikhail Piotrovsky.

Director: Alexander Sokurov
2002, 99 minutes, Cert: U  


Scythians: Amazons of the Steppe

Scythians: Amazons of the Steppe

Saturday 16 December 2017, 14.00-15.15
Stevenson Lecture Theatre
£3, Members/concessions £2

Part of the Epic Warrior Women series, this documentary tells the stories of the military achievements of the ‘Amazons’ of the steppe – the Scythians.

Introduced by producers Urban Canyons, and followed by a Q&A.