Londoners! Do the right thing: Please be so kind as to support my good man Ashley Clark and celebrate the 30th Mensaversary of his blog Permanent Plastic Helmet with a screening of…you guessed it: Spike Lee’s classic joint, Do The Right Thing. Afros optional.

Permanent Plastic Helmet

I’m delighted to be able to announce today the confirmation of Permanent Plastic Helmet’s first ever screening event. We’re showing a 35mm print of Spike Lee’s classic Do The Right Thing at south London’s lovely Clapham Picturehouse. It takes place on what’s sure to be the hottest day of the year – Thursday 5 July 2012 – at 20:45, so you’re strongly advised to clear your diaries forthwith. You do not want to miss this one.

The reasons for this screening? Firstly, the first week of July marks PPH’s 2 ½ birthday, and we thought it was time for a celebration. Secondly, it’s a fantastic, funny, complex, thrilling film which just gets better with age and is as relevant now as it was upon its release 23 years ago. The eagle eyed among you (or anyone who’s read our ‘about’ page) will know that the blog is named after…

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Filmmaker, Cinephile, Writer, Athiest, Civil Servant

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