Hitchcock's East End - North by Northwest

Hitchcock’s East End – North by NorthwestA screening of North by Northwest in the open spaces of The WaterWorks Nature Reserve.

US 1959 Dir Alfred Hitchcock 136 min

Create and the Barbican presented an unforgettable screening of Hitchcock’s most enjoyable thriller in the open spaces of the Lee Valley.

Featuring one of cinema’s most iconic action sequences, North By Northwest stars Cary Grant as a Madison Avenue advertising executive who finds himself swept up in a terrifying chase across America, taking him from the headquarters of the United Nations to the heights of Mount Rushmore.

Ticket holders were invited to arrive early (from 7pm) for some great street food and drink from the Real Food Festival.


£12 / £8.50 (Waltham Forest residents) plus booking fee*

The site was a 15 minute walk from the Lea Bridge Roundabout and a 30 minute walk from Leyton Station.
Download a map of the site.

*60p online booking fee, 70p telephone booking fee per transaction. No fee when tickets are booked in person.

Hitchcock’s East End is commissioned by Create London, presented with Barbican’s cinema department and delivered with Nomad Cinema.

Supported by Hill Residential, M&N Place and Waltham Forest Council.