Oscar® Week 2022
It's 2022 and Oscar Week is back. Catch up with this year's Best Picture and International Feature Film nominees on the big screen in one glamorous week - red carpet included!
Awards season is upon us, so we’re rolling out the red carpet, rearranging the cardboard cutouts, popping the prosecco and getting ready to celebrate some of the biggest films of the year with screenings of films nominated in the 94th Academy Awards.
Maybe there’s a film you missed first time around, a film you're eager to experience again on the big screen or perhaps you just want to see what all the fuss is about?
In partnership with the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Oscar Week: King Richard
Nominated for six Academy Awards including Best Picture and Best Actor - King Richard is an inspirational drama about the ambitions of Richard Williams (Will Smith), the father of Venus and Serena
Delphine Lievens Presents: Diversity, Inclusion & the Oscars
As the US Film Academy Awards approach their 94th anniversary, Delphine Lievens, advocate for diversity and better representation in British Film Culture joins us for this discussion and Q&A.
Oscar® Week: Best Animated Shorts
All of the Best Animated Short film nominees from this years Academy Awards.
Oscar Week: The Power of the Dog
Benedict Cumberbatch and Kirsten Dunst conquer the Western in Jane Campion's brooding drama. Leading the charge this Oscar season with a eleven nominations, including Best Picture and Best Director
Oscar Week: Flee
The three time Academy Award nominated Flee is an animated docudrama that weaves a stunning tapestry of images and memories to tell the affecting story of a man grappling with his traumatic past.
Oscar Week: CODA
Winner of three Academy Awards in the categories Best Picture, Best Supporting Actor and Best Adapted Screenplay, CODA is the story of a young woman torn between duty and following her dreams.
Oscar® Week: Best Live Action Shorts
All the Best Live Action Short film nominees from this years Academy Awards, from Denmark to Afghanistan.
Oscar Week: Don't Look Up
Written and directed by Academy Award winner Adam McKay (The Big Short, Vice) Don't Look Up is nominated for four Academy Awards including Best Picture, Best Original Screenplay and Best Film Editing.
Oscar Week: The Hand of God
From writer and director Paolo Sorrentino (Il Divo, The Great Beauty) comes the coming-of-age story Fabietto Schisa, in 1980s Naples. Academy Award nominee for Best International Feature Film
Barbican Cinemas 2 & 3
Barbican Cinema 2 & 3 are located on Beech Street, a short walk from the Barbican’s Silk Street entrance. From Silk Street, you’ll see a zebra crossing that will take you across the road to the venue.
The Barbican is widely accessible by bus, tube, train and by foot or bicycle. Plan your journey and find more route information in ‘Your Visit’ or book your car parking space in advance.
Cinemas 2 & 3 are located at Beech Street, a short walk from the Barbican Centre’s main Silk Street entrance. There are a couple of steep, dropped kerbs and an incline to negotiate between the two sites. Level access from Beech Street.
Each auditorium has three permanent wheelchair spaces (two in the third row and one in the front row) and 153 fixed seats with capacity for a further three spaces in the front row. Access to each auditorium is up a ramp. There are also a number of seats with step-free access.
Assistance dogs may be taken into the cinema – please tell us when booking to ensure your seat has enough space. If you prefer, you may leave your dog with a member of the foyer staff during the performance.
An infrared system for hard of hearing customers is provided in each auditorium; headsets or neck loops can be collected from foyer staff. The ticket desk counter is fitted with an induction loop.
For more access information, please visit our Accessibility section.