contemporary films

Contemporary Films, 8 Dickenson Road, London, N8 9EN
Tel: + 44 (0)20 7482 6204

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Welcome to Contemporary Films. We are a film distribution library and documentary archive based in London, supplying footage to programme-makers, films to cinemas and TV, and videos and DVDs to the general public.


20th Century Icons
Listing of Cultural and
Political icons

Peter Whitehead
Documentaries of the

Paul Morrissey
Classic Films from the 60s, 70,
and 80s

Libertines Footage

Live and in the studio.
Contact us for more information.

New Releases
The acclaimed documentary A FULLER LIFE about maverick film-maker Sam Fuller, Richard Misek's brilliant film essay ROHMER IN PARIS and Claire Angelini's thoughtful examination of the traces of the destruction wrought in Normandy after the D-Day landings THIS GIGANTIC FURROWING OF THE GROUND.


Click here to see a list of what is available in our extensive archive.

World cinema classic films such as Battleship Potemkin and Pather Panchali are available to cinemas and television from the Contemporary Films Feature Film Library.

Contemporary Films has titles available from The Other Cinema, the radical film distribution company that began life in London during the 1970s.

Contemporary Films regularly mounts seasons and tributes to key directors. Please click here to see our current offerings.

Listing of Cultural and Political icons

Our new, fully searchable footage and clip archive is now online. Click the link to proceed

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