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2019 CONFERENCE TICKETS NOW ON SALE

Apr 16

We’re excited to announce that tickets for the 2019 Community Cinema Conference and Film Society of the Year Awards are now available! Join us in Sheffield for the UK’s biggest gathering of community cinemas, film societies and village screens. The weekend will be packed with exciting talks, panel discussions, masterclasses, preview screenings and much more. […]

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BOOK YOUR TICKETS FOR LAUNCESTON VIEWING DAY ON 28 APRIL

Apr 12

The first leg of Cinema For All South West Group’s Spring Viewing attracted over seventy organisers from twenty South West Community Cinemas and Film Societies. The hosts, Shipham Community Cinema provided their usual welcoming atmosphere in the Village Hall with good food, great cakes and an intriguing film quiz. The selection of six new digital releases, shown in the Main Hall […]

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NEW AYA DISTRIBUTION TITLES

Apr 9

We are delighted to announce that we have recently partnered with Aya Distribution, an international distributor who specialise in African Cinema. We have just added two of their fantastic titles to our Booking Scheme including incredible Keynan lesbian Romance Rafiki. Currently banned in Kenya because of its LGBTQ themes and its ‘promotion’ of homosexuality, Wanuri […]

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NEW FANFARE ENTERTAINMENT TITLES

Mar 28

We are excited to announce that we have a new partner distributor, Fanfare Entertainment, who specialise in classic Hollywood films. We have just added a whole list of their titles to our Booking Scheme, including some real hidden gems such as Alfred Hitchcock’s Under Capricorn with Ingrid Bergman, Laurel and Hardy’s Bonnie Scotland, I Married a […]

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Visiting Marjorie – 80 Years of Community Cinema

Mar 5

By Abi Standish You’ve probably heard us talk about Marjorie Ainsworth a lot here at Cinema For All. Marjorie won the Roebuck Cup in 2016 at the Film Society of the Year Awards, has been part of Manchester and Salford Film Society for 80 years and is an honorary Vice President of Cinema For All. […]

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2018 COMMUNITY EXHIBITOR SURVEY REPORT

Feb 12

Download the 2017/18 Community Exhibitor Report   Each year Cinema For All conducts a survey of the community film exhibition sector to gather a wide range of data about the groups we represent. This survey allows us to see what we’re doing well and what we could improve on. Not only this, but it gives […]

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STUDENT PROGRAMMERS DAY: PROGRAMME ANNOUNCED!

Feb 6

We are so excited to announce the programme for the Student and Young Volunteer Cinema Programmers Day on 23 February! Join us and University of Westminster Film Society for a day of workshops, networking, exciting film screenings, and talks about volunteer film programming and running a student cinema. The day is aimed at students and 18-30 year olds […]

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Vacancy: Appointed Trustee wanted

Jan 28

Cinema For All is  looking to appoint a new trustee to join our Board. Salary: Voluntary position. Reasonable expenses will be paid in the conduct of this role. Hours of work: Four quarterly Board meetings per year: one held in London, three at our National Office in Sheffield, attendance at the Annual General Meeting and […]

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MARJORIE AINSWORTH CELEBRATES 80 YEARS OF FILM SOCIETY MEMBERSHIP

Jan 18

Marjorie Ainsworth is a community cinema hero. She has now been a member of her community cinema, Manchester and Salford Film Society for 80 years! She joined the cinema as a member when she was 16, and has been enjoying films there ever since. Marjorie also won the Roebuck Cup in 2016 at the Film […]

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STUDENT AND YOUNG VOLUNTEER CINEMA PROGRAMMERS DAY 2019

Jan 16

23 February 2019, 09:30 – 18:00 TICKETS We are delighted to announce our Student and Young Volunteer Cinema Programmers Day 2019, in partnership with the University of Westminster Film Society! Join us for a day of workshops, networking, films and talks about volunteer film programming and running a student cinema. The day is aimed at […]

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