Focus Festival: A brand new festival aimed at 12-18 year-olds. Partly programmed by the Barbican's Young Programmers, the festival will celebrate films made for, and sometimes created by, young people. Highlights include a BFI Film Academy showcase, three UK premieres and a special preview of Girlhood.
Sherlock Holmes Film Events - the Barbican continues to celebrate the superior sleuth with more silent films. Three classic episodes from the Stoll series of short Sherlock films, starring Eille Norwood as Holmes and Hubert Willis as Dr Watson: A Scandal in Bohemia (1921), The Man with the Twisted Lip (1921) and The Final Problem (1923), screen at 4pm on
8 March with a live orchestral accompaniment. On 29th March the silent Sherlock adaptation The Sign of Four also plays with a live orchestra.
For more film information see the Barbican Film website.