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2017 COMMUNITY CINEMA CONFERENCE + FSOY AWARDS

Jul 10

10-12 November, Showroom Workstation and The Void, Sheffield Hallam University Join Cinema For All in Sheffield on 10-12 November for the UK’s biggest gathering of film societies, community cinemas, village screens and film clubs for a weekend-long celebration of volunteer-led cinema! WHAT’S ON? WORKSHOPS, SESSIONS AND MASTERCLASSES Community cinemas are the heart of the social […]

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CINEMA FOR ALL WELCOME DANNY LEIGH AS PATRON

Jul 3

“Film is a joy, but it’s only half as much of a pleasure without a cinema to watch it in – and the cinema is nothing without an audience.”  – Danny Leigh We are thrilled to announce that Danny Leigh has become a Patron of Cinema For All and we couldn’t be more delighted and proud […]

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BFI FAN NEW RELEASE STRATEGY 2017

Jun 26

BFI Film Audience Network are excited to be launching the second phase of the New Release Strategy at ICO’s Summer Screening Days, Phoenix Leicester from 1-3 July. The New Release Strategy is one of the ways the BFI Film Audience Network supports cinemas to sustain and grow the audience for independent films. Independent films often pose […]

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RECENT DONATIONS TO CINEMA FOR ALL

Jun 14

We would like to express a huge thank you to Maghreb Ciné, a recent Launch Pad participant and to an anonymous donor for their recent donations to Cinema For All. As a charity, we rely on funding from a range of sources to help us continue our work supporting community cinema exhibition in the UK and […]

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Apply Now for the Film Society of the Year Awards!

Jun 13

Application forms for the 48th Film Society of the Year Awards are now available. The Awards are our proudest tradition, and celebrate the hard work of the volunteers who bring film to communities all across the UK. Apply now There are 11 awards to apply for, from our newest award Best Single Event, to the overall […]

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BROOMHALL COMMUNITY CINEMA

Jun 7

Since December 2016 we have been supporting the Broomhall Community Centre to help them develop their own community cinema.   So far they have hosted two screenings to a combined audience of 206 people. This work was made possible by a legacy donation by the late Dr Shaw and a Pay It Forward donation from […]

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CALLING ALL SCREENING EQUIPMENT EXPERTS

Jun 1

Are you a whizz with screening equipment? Can you offer your time to help others? Cinema For All is looking to assemble a team of equipment experts to support new exhibitors to get started. If this is something you would like to take part in, please get in touch to register your interest at info@cinemaforall.org.uk or […]

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ARCHIVE SHORTS EXPLORING RURAL LIFE

May 19

At Flatpack 11 the Assemble team hosted Film Camp, a one-day event exploring some of the latest innovations in cinema exhibition. Media Archive for Central England offered exhibitors practical tips and expert guidance on successfully screening archive film in ‘Build Your Own Archive’. The workshop covered the basics on how to access and clear the rights to […]

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BFI FAN New Release Strategy Round Up

The New Release Strategy is a BFI Film Audience Network initiative that supports some of the best independent films from across the globe and find a place and an audience in cinemas across the UK. With each New Release Strategy film the BFI FAN create a comprehensive marketing pack containing everything you need to promote the […]

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SHORTS FOR WEE ONES

May 17

SHORT FILM COMPILATIONS AIMED AT YOUNG AUDIENCES NOW AVAILABLE FROM DISCOVERY FILM FESTIVAL Discovery Film Festival is Scotland’s International Film Festival for young audiences. Based at and managed by Dundee Contemporary Arts, the festival brings together the very best films from around the world for audiences aged 3+. Now in its 14th year, the festival […]

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