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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 & Jack Rafferty.


With plenty of new reviews and features, we have something for everyone including our ongoing list of Film Festivals in the Midlands, 'Spotlight' films, movie groups, shorts and and more from the Midlands and anyone interested in getting involved please email midlandsmovies@yahoo.com 


Mike Sales, Editor of Midlands Movies

Latest News

New This Month

Check out our new Midlands coverage this month where we take a look at new documentary Outside the City, sci-fi drama Number 23 from Jack Veasey, Angel City from Duaine Roberts and found-footage horror The Devil's Familiar.


New cinema and home release reviews include The Irishman, Toy Story 4, Domino, Men in Black: International & many more.


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

Latest Midlands Movies features



'Still' is an award-winning* original comedy horror set in Birmingham in the Midlands and is the directorial debut of writer/director Carl Timms of Dark Matter Films.


Still stars Joe Capella, James Rowell and Rob Hall and can be watched in full below:

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Award-winning film STILL from Carl Timms released online

The Derby Film Festival launches the full 2019 event programme

Please click on the images below to be taken to our latest news, reviews and features of the best of the local filmmaking talent:

The Derby Film Festival returns for 2019 and casts its net across the world and has reeled in some of the best cinema around. This year’s line up includes a feminist take on Punch and Judy, a sustainable farm in California and bodies on the streets of Palermo.


Also in the programme is Jason Mewes' directorial debut, The Wedding Present, anarchic 9 year old Germans, over 50 short films and a killer sofa! With a Ken Loach Q & A and much more, check out the full listings in our new feature - click here.

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