Film Bookshop and Café

542 Kingsland Road, Dalston, London, E8 4AH

Upcoming events at Ripley & Lambert

JFK - Oliver Stone, The Camera & The Establishment

with Dr Mark de Valk

22nd November 2019

7pm - talk will begin at 7:30pm

On the 56th anniversary of the Kennedy assassination, Ripley and Lambert is delighted to welcome Dr Mark de Valk, Senior Lecturer in Film Production at The University of Winchester, to deliver a presentation about Oliver Stone’s 1991 film “JFK” and the famous 8mm Zapruder film of the Kennedy assassination. There will also be a demonstration of a Bell & Howell 8mm camera, like the one used by Zapruder

Tickets are £3.50 each and can be purchased here

The Alien Quiz!

with Ian Nathan

5th December 2019

7pm - quiz will begin at 7:30pm

Ian Nathan is back! The former editor of Empire magazine and best-selling author returns to Ripley and Lambert with a unique quiz about the Alien franchise! He will also be signing copies of his fantastic re-released book Alien Vault: The Complete Story and Legacy.

Come test your chest-bursting knowledge! Maximum team size 4 people

Tickets are £3.50 each and can be purchased here

Cine Circle - Pick My Pitch

with Cine Circle

11th December 2019

7pm - 10:30pm

Come along to meet and network with like-minded filmmakers, actors, film financiers and indie-film marketing specialists. Whether you’re on the hunt for cast and crew, new projects, or are looking to explore your financing and marketing options, this is the perfect time and place to discuss all your current and future projects, with a drink in your hand and some great company! We welcome everyone to attend, whether you’re a filmmaker with heaps of experience, a film lover, or are completely new to the industry.

There will also be a pitching advice session and competition open to all filmmakers and creatives. You’ll have the chance to pitch your film idea to other fellow filmmakers and gain some valuable advice and feedback.

The winner of the best pitch of the evening will win a full film crowdfunding course worth over £200.

Tickets are available here

Previous events at Ripley & Lambert

Stephen King at the Movies - The Quiz!

with Ian Nathan

24th October 2019

7pm - quiz will begin at 7:30pm

Ian Nathan, former editor and executive editor of Empire, the world’s biggest movie magazine, best-selling author and creative director of the Empire Film Awards, is coming to Ripley and Lambert! His new book Stephen King at the Movies has just been released and Ian will be hosting a film quiz all about…Stephen King at the Movies! He will also be signing copies of his book, available to buy in the shop now.

Come test your knowledge of the King! There will be prizes…

Tickets are free of charge, please email to reserve a quiz table (maximum 4 people).