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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 comedy My Father from Lewis Clements, crime drama Jungleland, Poison Ivy fan-film Growing Shadows from Sophie Black and Betrayal from Idriss Assoumanou.


New cinema and home release reviews include indie-drama Thunder Road, Framing John DeLorean, John Wick 3 & Alita: Battle Angel


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Latest Midlands Movies features



We have the new thrilling trailer for the werewolf horror short SNARL from Lightbeam Productions shot in Walsall, West Midlands.


The film is set in 1934 England where a young man, Elijah, has been captured and accused of being a werewolf by bounty hunter Clyde.


Check out the trailer below:

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NEW trailer for SNARL from Lightbeam Productions.

Midlands Movies guidance on film festivals and press-kit planning

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

In August 2019 we spent an amazing day with filmmaker Daniel Alexander who invited us to Birmingham to talk local film, press, marketing and short film festivals to a group of future movie-makers participating in the 'Back In' film development programme. 


The programme is aimed to support support BAME filmmakers in Birmingham who will be given the opportunity to develop industry knowledge and professional connections as part of a six-month artist development programme. Click pic for more info

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