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LAUNCHPAD HOTHOUSE – APPLY NOW

Jul 6

Applications for Launchpad HotHouse are now open! Cinema For All are excited to announce our new intensive coaching programme Launchpad HotHouse, which will support young people from disadvantaged backgrounds in South Yorkshire and Leicestershire to develop skills in film exhibition, to become confident community film organisers. Funded by BFI, BBFC and Octagon Films Launchpad HotHouse […]

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CONFERENCE PROGRAMME – FIRST LOOK

We are so excited to release a first look at this year’s Community Cinema Conference Programme! The 2018 Community Cinema Conference, which runs from 7-9 September, is packed with exciting talks, workshops and film screenings. Download programme here. Our theme is Yourself on Screen, so we’ll be looking at important issues such as representation, community outreach and diverse […]

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COMPLETE THE 2018 COMMUNITY EXHIBITOR SURVEY

Jul 5

Each year we ask community cinema organisers to fill out a survey reporting on all aspects of community cinema exhibition over the past year. The survey allows us to see what we’re doing well and what we could improve on. Not only this, but it gives you a chance to reflect on all of the […]

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MAGID MAGID TO PRESENT THE 2018 FILM SOCIETY OF THE YEAR AWARDS

Jun 29

We are so excited to announce that this year’s Film Society of the Year Awards will be presented by Sheffield Lord Mayor, Magid Magid.   We can’t wait for Magid to come and see all of the amazing work you’ve been doing over the past 12 months! Apply here Get your tickets here See what Magid […]

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2018 COMMUNITY CINEMA CONFERENCE – JURYS INN OFFER

Jun 26

If you’re attending this year’s Community Cinema Conference, Jurys Inn Sheffield have kindly offered a discount code for rooms booked between 7-9 September. This code means that your booking will be just £70 per night (room only) or £75 per night (bed and breakfast). The code can be applied to both double rooms, and double […]

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BFI COMEDY GENIUS SEASON

Jun 25

The BFI’s blockbuster season for 2018 is the UK’s greatest ever celebration of film and TV comedy – bringing the gift of laughter just when we need it most! From October to December the comedy geniuses of the big and small screen will be making us laugh at BFI Southbank and cinemas across the UK, […]

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JAQ CHELL – 10 YEARS AT CINEMA FOR ALL

Jun 22

We recently celebrated Jaq’s 10 year anniversary at Cinema For All! Jaq, who started here as part of a much smaller team, is responsible for the operations of Cinema For All, as well as sector development and special events, including the Community Cinema Conference and Film Society of the Year Awards. A note from Jaq: […]

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WELCOME TO OUR NEW STAFF MEMBERS

We are very delighted to announce the expansion of the Cinema For All team. This month we have welcomed three new staff members: Rosie Thompson will take over as Marketing and Communications Coordinator. Abi Standish, who previously held this role, now has a new position at Cinema For All looking after our coaching programmes and […]

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BFI WORKING CLASS HEROES EVENT, HOSTED BY DANNY LEIGH

Jun 18

A review by Elizabeth Costello, Leigh Film Society I was delighted to win two tickets for this ground-breaking event – a celebration of working class people who have achieved success in the film industry, curated by Cinema For All Patron Danny Leigh. Coming from a working-class background myself, and running a film society that falls […]

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CINEMA FOR ALL’S EQUALITEAS TEA PARTY

Jun 15

18 JUNE – 2 JULY 2018 To celebrate 90 years since the Representation of the People Act, groups and organisations all over the country are celebrating by organising EqualiTeas! At Cinema For All on 21 June, we are partnering with EqualiTeas by putting aside time to discuss what democracy and equality mean to us. In […]

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