We show over 40 films every term at Film Unit, so there will be something for everyone. To find out about our upcoming films in more detail, or to book tickets, select a film from the list on the left hand side. You can click here to see our entire schedule.
L..B. Jefferies (James Stewart) is confined to a wheel chair after breaking his leg, he spends his time watching his neighbors to pass the time during a powerful heatwave. Over time Jefferies begins to believe a murder has taken place but from his limited perspective . What plays out is one of cinema’s greatest sequences of building tension done by the master of suspense himself. Cited as one of the top 50 films of all time by Sight and Sound, this is a landmark of 20th century cinema and many consider it to be Hitchcock finest hour. This is essential viewing.