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Welcome to Midlands Movies!


Thank you for visiting. Here you will find a place for local filmmakers and fans to work together to promote the local area especially in creative film.


We regularly cast our eyes over new Hollywood blockbusters as well as local movie-makers & scriptwriters based in the Midlands area plus you can also hear us on BBC Radio Leicester with presenters Ben Jackson & Ady Dayman.


With plenty of new reviews and feature blogs including our up and coming Top 10s for Leicester, Derby, Nottingham & now West Midlands we 'Spotlight' films, movie groups, shorts and make-up artists from the Midlands and anyone interested in getting involved email midlandsmovies@yahoo.com 


Mike Sales, Editor of Midlands Movies

Latest News

New This Month

Check out a review of new local film When Voices Unite and read our 3-part series on Random Acts and Rural Media who are promoting young filmmakers. Our 'Professional Series' includes camera operator Mbili Munthali, producer Caroline Spence and many more experts in their field, all speaking about their careers and how to get ahead in the industry.


New reviews include The Last Jedi & home releases of Dunkirk & more.


Click on images to be taken to our latest updates...

Click pictures below for our brand new Midlands "Professional Series"

Midlands Movies Events



G M Finney Productions present their new short comedy-horror-thriller film made in just 48 hours as part of the Grindhouse Planet Film Festival 48hr Film Challenge.


Written by Tommy Bee and Glenn McAllen-Allen, the short was filmed at 247 Studios in Leicester. Watch the full short on the YouTube video below:

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Midlands filmmakers G M Finney Productions - "The N0ughty List"

Midlands Movies presents Alpha Papa at Firebug 7th February 2018

Midlands Movies have been running a whole host of movie-themed screenings in conjunction with Firebug Film Club in Leicester.


Click on the pic below to check out our events page for all the latest details on upcoming shows...


The 2018 Midlands Movies Awards ceremony will be held in Leicester on March 3rd next year. Over 80 Midlands-made films were submitted via FilmFreeway. Click on the photo below of Mike outside the venue below to be taken to our awards page for more info.

AH-HA! Needless to say you’ll have the last laugh at Midlands Movies screening of Alan Partridge: Alpha Papa at Firebug in Leicester


On Wednesday 7th February 2018, audiences are asked to check into the ‘travel tavern’ that is Firebug in Leicester for a FREE entry film screening night where there will be plenty of film-related food & drinks, competition prizes and movie treats. BACK OF THE NET!


You can find out more information on the official event Facebook page by clicking here: EVENT PAGE.

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