In pictures: Monster Weekend – Night of the Demon

Images from the outdoor screening of Night of the Demon, on the first night of our Monster Weekend at the British Museum.

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Night of the Demon screens as night falls over the British Museum forecourt

Night of the Demon screens as night falls over the British Museum forecourt
Credit: Linda Nylind

The audience awaits the start of Night of the Demon in the British Museum forecourt

The audience awaits the start of Night of the Demon in the British Museum forecourt
Credit: Linda Nylind

Credit: Linda Nylind

Credit: Linda Nylind

Credit: Linda Nylind

The museum is floodlit blood red as the show commences

The museum is floodlit blood red as the show commences
Credit: Linda Nylind

Actor Peggy Cummins introducing the film with Robin Baker, BFI Head Curator

Actor Peggy Cummins introducing the film with Robin Baker, BFI Head Curator
Credit: Linda Nylind

The crowd imitates Peggy Cummins' classic scream

The crowd imitates Peggy Cummins' classic scream
Credit: Linda Nylind

The Monster Weekend at the British Museum continues on 30 and 31 August with screenings of Dracula (1958) and The Mummy (1959).

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