Exhibition on Screen – New Season

The new Exhibition On Screen season 20-21 begins on 20th October with the long-awaited ‘Frida Kahlo’. The film takes us on a journey through the life of a true icon, discovering her art and uncovering the truth behind her often turbulent life.

This is followed in December by ‘Raphael Revealed’ which tells the story of one of the greatest renaissance artists, and focuses on the 2020 exhibition in Rome, marking the 500th anniversary of his death. More details can be found at exhibitiononscreen.com

Houston Chronicle : Beethoven feature & interview with Phil Grabsky

Sometimes, when fielding audience questions after screenings of “In Search of Beethoven” Phil Grabsky lets it slip that an early cut of his 2009 documentary stretched to 11 1/2 hours long.

“People have come up to me after and said, ‘Where can we get the 11 1/2-hour version?’ ” marvels the award-winning British filmmaker from his home base in Brighton, East Sussex. “I said ‘No, no, that doesn’t exist; it was a moment’.”

Showing this weekend and next at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, “In Search of Beethoven” is a nuanced and insightful cinematic portrait…

Read the full article here.

In Search of Mozart – screening 27 January

In Search of Mozart is the second film in our definitive Great Composers series celebrating the 250th anniversary of Beethoven’s birth, and is screening in selected cinemas worldwide on 27 January.


The film was produced with the world’s leading orchestras and musician and is told through a 25,000-mile journey along every route Mozart followed. This is a detective story that takes us to the heart of genius.

This definitive and much-loved series is not to be missed on the big screen! Beethoven Year 2020 is a major European event. 

Narrated by Bafta-nominated actress Juliet Stevenson.

Directed by Phil Grabsky.

“ Outstanding. A must-see film” Chicago Sun Times

“ A model of its kind” The Independent

BOOKING NOW – The Great Composers: The definitive series of films for Beethoven’s anniversary year 2020

Five films to celebrate the 250th anniversary of Beethoven’s birth.

Join us in celebrating four of the greatest composers (Beethoven, Mozart, Chopin, Haydn), for the exclusive re-release of the critically acclaimed award-winning In Search Of series, with a worldwide special event cinema screening to mark each of their respective birthdays. Starting on 16th December 2019 with IN SEARCH OF BEETHOVEN and leading up to a special event on Beethoven’s 250th birthday on 16th December 2020 – a screening of the remarkable CONCERTO – A BEETHOVEN JOURNEY. This definitive and much-loved series is not to be missed on the big screen! Beethoven Year 2020 is a major European event.

In Search of Beethoven – 16 December 2019 (Beethoven’s birthday)
In Search of Mozart – 27 January 2020 (Mozart’s birthday)
In Search of Chopin – 1st March 2020 (Chopin’s birthday)
In Search of Haydn – 31st March 2020 (Haydn’s birthday)
Concerto: A Beethoven Journey – 16th December 2020


“Splendid. A revelation to the uninitiated and a joy to music lovers” The LA Times

EOS Season 7 coming soon!

We’re very excited about the forthcoming Season 7 from EXHIBITION ON SCREEN. Starting in October 2019 with Leonardo: The Works, marking the 500th anniversary of Leonardo’s death. All of his paintings will be shown in Ultra-HD on the big screen for the first time ever.

The season continues with Lucian Freud: A Self Portrait, Easter in Art and Frida Kahlo – all coming in 2020.

Limited screenings booking now. Not to be missed.