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Russell Brand

Brand talks about his ideas for a brighter world with The Guardians's Owen Jones. His latest book lays into government corruption, media fascists and the inevitability of revolution.

Emmanuel Centre, London SW1P

Thu 23 Oct

£25

The Waterfront, Greenock

Thu 23 Oct

£15 (£10) / 01475 732201

Backyard Cinema Zombie Apocalypse

Eight zombie films screened across eight days, plus a whole heap of live zombie action to fight your way through before reaching the cinema.There's also draft & bottled beer courtesy of Brooklyn Brewery, antidote cocktails and the guys from Benito's Hat dish up Zombie burritos and tacos.

Hackney Wick, London E9

Fri 31 Oct

£30

Sat 1 Nov

£30

Sun 2 Nov

£30

…and 5 more dates until 7 Nov

Write Shoot Cut

Monthly short film networking night taking open submissions for screening and discussion.

Filmhouse, Edinburgh

Mon 10 Nov

£6 (£5) / 0131 228 2688

Mon 8 Dec

£6 (£5) / 0131 228 2688

Belfast Film And Comic Con

Stars from TV, film and comics will take part in panels and autograph sessions for fans of their cult works.

Odyssey Arena, Belfast

Sat 25 Oct

£8–£15; £28–£172.50 weekend (Children £5–£10) / 028 9073 9074

Sun 26 Oct

£8–£15; £28–£172.50 weekend (Children £5–£10) / 028 9073 9074

Africa in Motion Closing Party

An evenign of dance and music to close the festival with a live performance from Ayawara and Afro-centric beats from the Edinburgh-based DJs Swank‘n’Jams.

Summerhall, Edinburgh

Fri 7 Nov

Free / 0131 560 1581

Part of Africa in Motion.

Behind the Scenes With David Hockney: The Illusion of Depth

  • 30 min

David Hockney explores the notion of depth in art, as he draws a chair from multiple perspectives.

Abbeygate Cinema, Bury St Edmunds

Tue 25 Nov

0871 902 5722

Cerith Wyn Evans

A major solo show presenting a varied body of the artist's work Serpentine Sackler Gallery and a series of screenings curated by Cerith Wyn Evans at the Gate Cinema.

Serpentine Galleries, London W2

Thu 23 Oct

Free / 020 7402 6075

Fri 24 Oct

Free / 020 7402 6075

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 020 7402 6075

…and 13 more dates until 9 Nov

Pink Martini

A romantic fusion of Hollywood movie music, Japanese pop, sultry Latin grooves, a classical chamber group and a Brazilian marching band.

Bridgewater Hall, Manchester

Mon 3 Nov

£21–£27 / 0844 907 9000

With The Von Trapps.

Brighton Dome

Sat 1 Nov

£27 / 01273 709709

With The Von Trapps.

Cambridge Corn Exchange

Wed 29 Oct

£27 / 01223 357851

With The Von Trapps.

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Royal Geographical Society: Climb Every Mountain

Jan Faull, Archive Production Curator at BFI, introduces a screening of rare examples of mountaineers summiting great peaks.

Royal Geographical Society (With The Institute Of British Geographers), London SW7

Thu 23 Oct

£28 (Members £26) / 020 7591 3000

Ticket price includes autumn buffet and wine reception

Shorts for Wee Ones

  • 45 min

A collection of short films for young children ages 3+.

Dundee Contemporary Arts

Sun 26 Oct

01382 909900

Part of Discovery Film Festival.

Sun 2 Nov

01382 909900

Part of Discovery Film Festival.

Sat 8 Nov

01382 909900

Part of Discovery Film Festival.

Filmhouse, Edinburgh

Sun 26 Oct

0131 228 2688

Silent Shorts Vol 2 with Paul Shallcross

Silent film pianist Paul Shallcross presents a new collection of silent horror shorts from the early 20th century.

Aberystwyth Arts Centre

Sun 16 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 01970 623 232

Part of Abertoir.

The Wee Red Dot Youth Film Festival

The 'wee red dot' is the button we all press when we want to record video. This festival focuses on what films young people are making in Renfrewshire. The day is a mix of film screenings, special guests and hands on workshops.

Paisley Arts Centre

Sat 1 Nov

Family £5; Children £2 / 0300 300 1210

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50 Things To Do Before You're 11¾: Go Bird Watching

See how many birds you can spot around the garden and parkland, including wrens, swans, kingfishers, woodpeckers and a tawny owl.

National Trust: Sheffield Park Garden, Uckfield

Thu 23 Oct

Free, plus admission £8.50, child £4.25, family £21.25 / 01825 790231

Fri 24 Oct

Free, plus admission £8.50, child £4.25, family £21.25 / 01825 790231

Sat 25 Oct

Free, plus admission £8.50, child £4.25, family £21.25 / 01825 790231

…and 67 more dates until 31 Dec

A Portrait of Britain at Work: 1930–1960

A look at the industrial skills and trades of the British people, and how they were adapted to meet the demands of pre-war, war-time and post-war Britain. Films screened in this programme include Industrial Britain (1931), Transfer of Skills (1940) and Five Towns (1947).

Arts Picturehouse, Cambridge

Wed 12 Nov

0871 902 5720

A Way of Life

  • 60 min
  • Directed by: Shibe Alawiye

An exploration of hip-hop culture, shot in 21 locations across the world over two years.

Ritzy Picturehouse, Brixton

Fri 14 Nov

0871 902 5739

Acoustic Sundays

A daytime arts event, showcasing a range of talented musicians of different genres and screening six short films. Accompanied by homemade food and local drinks.

St Peter's Church Crypt, London N1

Sun 2 Nov

Free / 020 7254 1668

Gunpowder, Treason and Mulled Cider

James Ross hosts an open mic session as well as acoustic guitarist Tim Fulker, blues singer Dan Tredgold, Mario Lottari, Aman Doktor and Nelson & Friends

Film screening is The Lady In Number 6 and there are stalls from second hand projects and a swap shop so bring clothes, books, toys, etc (nothing electrical)

Aesthetica Short Film Festival

A cinematic adventure across the historic city of York, the BAFTA Qualifying Aesthetica Short Film Festival is a site-specific celebration of international short film screening in 15 iconic venues from 6 - 9 November. Explore York: Experience Film.

Various Venues, York

Thu 6 Nov

£15 One Day Screening Pass; £30 Four Day Screening Pass; £5 Single Ticket Screening; £7 Networking Events; £8.50 Various Industry Masterclasses

Fri 7 Nov

£15 One Day Screening Pass; £30 Four Day Screening Pass; £5 Single Ticket Screening; £7 Networking Events; £8.50 Various Industry Masterclasses

Sat 8 Nov

£15 One Day Screening Pass; £30 Four Day Screening Pass; £5 Single Ticket Screening; £7 Networking Events; £8.50 Various Industry Masterclasses

Sun 9 Nov

£15 One Day Screening Pass; £30 Four Day Screening Pass; £5 Single Ticket Screening; £7 Networking Events; £8.50 Various Industry Masterclasses

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Africa in Motion Opening Party

Opening party for the African film festival following the screening of Soleils with a live performance from Sura Susso plus DJ Kwaby.

CCA, Glasgow

Sun 2 Nov

Free / 0141 352 4900

Part of Africa in Motion.

After Dark: Adults Only

Go to the science centre after all the kids have gone to sleep for the night, with the chance to get hands on with all the fun science activities that you have begrudgingly have to let them have first dibs at during the day. Plus, live shows in the UK's biggest capacity digital planetarium.

Winchester Science Centre & Planetarium

Thu 6 Nov

£8–£10 / 01962 863791

Tue 2 Dec

£8–£10 / 01962 863791

The Afterlife Investigations

This documentary presents some of the most remarkable evidence ever for life after death. In the Scole Experiments scientists witnessed more phenomena than in any other evidential exercise in the history of the paranormal. 

Tolbooth, Stirling

Sat 1 Nov

£5 (£4.50) / 01786 274000

Part of Paranormal Scotland.

Alan Korb - BBC Arabic Film and Documentary Festival

This festival will present a series of films and documentaries which look at the enormous amount of change which has occurred in the Middle East and North Africa since the start of the uprisings in 2010.

BBC Broadcasting House, London W1A

Fri 31 Oct

Free / 0870 603 0304

Sat 1 Nov

Free / 0870 603 0304

Sun 2 Nov

Free / 0870 603 0304

Mon 3 Nov

Free / 0870 603 0304

Aldeburgh Documentary Festival 2014

The 20th documentary festival contains timely screenings, talks and Q&As.

Aldeburgh Cinema

Fri 14 Nov

£13 (Students £10) / 01728 452996

Sat 15 Nov

£13 (Students £10) / 01728 452996

Sun 16 Nov

£13 (Students £10) / 01728 452996

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