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Film Festivals in the Midlands

By midlandsmovies, Jan 9 2017 04:00PM

Quite simply, here is our ongoing and updated list of Film Festivals in the Midlands (2017):

• THE SHORT CINEMA http://www.theshortcinema.co.uk info@theshortcinema.co.uk Phoenix, Leicester - August 23rd – 26th 2017

• NOTTINGHAM FILM FESTIVAL - Hothouse Theatre’s Nottingham Film Festival. October 6th – 8th 2017 For details visit http://www.nottinghamfilmfestival.com

• ANON FILM FEST - No 2017 dates yet. Screened at Northern Light Cinema, Wirksworth, Derbys. https://filmfreeway.com/festival/anonfilmfestival

• INDIE-LINCS - March 16th – 18th 2017 Based at Lincoln Performing Arts Centre, and run in partnership with The School of Film and Media at the University of Lincoln http://www.indie-lincs.com

• BRINDLEY PLACE OUTDOOR FEST - 2017 dates TBC. http://www.brindleyplace.com/event/brindleyplace-outdoor-film-festival-2

• WORCESTERSHIRE FILM FESTIVAL 2017 dates TBC www.worcestershirefilmfestival.co.uk Contact Lawrence Donello‏ on Twitter @Razorpost https://twitter.com/worcesterfilm

• LEICESTER DOCFILM FEST http://www.citizenseye.org Contact John Coster 2017 dates TBC

• BORDERLINES FEST http://www.borderlinesfilmfestival.co.uk UK's largest rural film festival. Herefordshire/Shropshire - FRIDAY 24 FEBRUARY TO SUNDAY 12 MARCH 2017

• BIRMINGHAM FILM FEST - November 18th – 26th 2017 https://filmfreeway.com/festival/Birminghamfilmfestival

• BIFF FEST (Black International Film Fest) http://www.vtelevision.co.uk/biff/event.html

• SHOCK AND GORE FESTIVAL http://www.shockandgore.co.uk The Electric Cinema in Birmingham, July. Contact david@theelectric.co.uk or https://twitter.com/shockgore July 2017

• DEAFFEST http://www.deaffest.co.uk The UK's International Deaf Film & Arts Festival Wolverhampton. Contact info@light-house.co.uk 12th – 14th May 2017.

• LEICESTER ASIAN FILM FESTIVAL - 16th - 19th March www.leicesterasianfilmfestival.com

• SHOUT FESTIVAL http://shoutfestival.co.uk Birmingham Dates soon for 2017

• DERBY FILM FESTIVAL http://www.derbyfilmfestival.co.uk 28th APRIL - 7th MAY 2017

• FANTASTIQ FEST http://fantastiq.co.uk Fantasy and Horror Fest at Quad in Derby

• MAYHEM HORROR Film Fest - Halloween. Contact Broadway cinema in Nottingham http://www.broadway.org.uk/mayhem 12th - 15th October 2017

• FLATPACK FEST - Birmingham, UK. http://www.flatpackfestival.org.uk 4th - 9th April 2017

• EAST ASIAN FILM FESTIVAL http://www.eastwindsfilmfest.com 2017 Dates Coming Soon

• BEESTON FILM FESTIVAL http://www.beestonfilm.com 9th - 12th March 2017

• CAN DO FEST – Nottingham http://www.can-do-fest.com Biennial Fest currently fundraising to run a new Can- Do Film festival in 2017

• ZZUB - http://www.zzubfest.co.uk Wolverhampton - 2017 Festival TBC

• SHROPSHIRE RAINBOW FILM FESTIVAL http://www.rainbowfilmfestival.org.uk/midlands-zone 6th - 8th October 2017

• GRINDHOUSE PLANET - 2017 date TBC www.grindhouseplanet.com

Other useful Film Festival information can be find at these links:




Dec 2 2012 06:44PM by Phil Swift

Ow's about the annual Mayhem Horror Filmfest at Nottingham's Broadway Cinema around Halloween?

Dec 2 2012 09:57PM by Midlands Movies Mike

Thanks Phil

We can update this list so please keep the info coming. Cheers


Feb 7 2016 10:58AM by Stuart Wheeldon

Anon Film Festival. Online and Screened at The Northern Light Cinema, Wirksworth, Derbyshire. Online screenings from the 27/5/16 to 11/6/16. Screening at cinema 11/6/16. More details can be found at www.anonfilmfestival.com

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