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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 announce the NOMINATIONS for the MIDLANDS MOVIES AWARDS 2020. We also review Ruth Holder's Lost Identity, take a look at horror Dark Summer and spotlight local filmmaker Jayne Slater.


New cinema and home release reviews include Parasite, Birds of Prey, Daniel Isn't Real, The Turning, Joker, Terminator Dark Fate & more


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Latest Midlands Movies features



Directed by Mark Corden and starring Damien Molony and Emmeline Hartley, a new trailer has been released for local drama Keep Breathing.


A short film created in light of the #metoo movement, the short is supported by BFI NETWORK in partnership with Women’s Work Derbyshire. Check out the full trailer here:

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Teaser trailer for Midlands-made Keep Breathing

Midlands Movies review of POWERLESS by Nicole Pott

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

Powerless is the latest short film from Sonder Films, written and directed by Nicole Pott who previously brought us 'Charlie' and 'Kaleidoscope' and is the organiser of the High Peak Film Festival.


Check out Sam Kurd's full review of this thought-provoking film here.

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