Movie lovers can enjoy an indigenous cultures film festival in one of Greenwich’s most iconic landmarks in November, writes Hannah Kanik…

The three-part Indigenous Cultures Film Season will show unique films about the Pacific Island, Native American and Inuit cultures.

The films will be shown on the 13, 20 and 27 of November at 7:00 p.m. at the Lecture Theatre in the National Maritime Museum.

Boarder Crossings, an organization that platforms indigenous voices and specialises in intercultural arts, is guest curating the event.

Tickets are £12 for adults and can be purchased online at

There are also viewings of famous sci-fi films in the planetarium followed by a talk with a Royal Observatory astronomer on the science of the film.

On 3 November at 6:00 p.m. there will be a showing of the film Arrival at the Peter Harrison Planetarium.

The film stars Amy Adams, a linguist, and Jeremy Renner, a physicist, who attempt to communicate with aliens who have arrived on earth to avoid conflict.

Tickets are £10.30 for adults and £8.20 for children and can be purchased online at