Take the High Road

Date and time: Friday 1 October, 7pm
Location: Nexus Centre

Local filmmakers, Marcus Shepherd and Stow Film Lounge are celebrating 2,000 years of the Leytonstone High Road creating an original short film as a cinematic road trip through Leytonstone, past and present.

You can watch the first cut here and hear from local residents and business owners and discover Leytonstone's lost cinemas. The final cut will be premiered at the Nexus Centre, off Snowberry Close as part of Moving Pictures on Friday 1 October from 7pm.

The online first cut features:

Cliff  from Cliff’s Shoe Repairs, 

John, from Shelia’s Florist

Osiris, from Soul Food Farmacy

Gary, from Jerk and Juice

Peter, from Noted Eel & Pie House


Costakis from Mario’s Gent’s Hairdressing Salon

with contributions by Paul and Liza Fletcher, Gary Lewis and Dominic Stinton