Weekly Roundup 22 – 28 August 2016

The weekly round up is a chance to catch up on all the things we’ve been talking about each week; be it opportunities, announcements or important and interesting news. Now you don’t have to miss out on anything and it’s all in one place!

This week:

  • The first screening as part of the Grow Your Own Cinema project has taken place at Letham Lights and it was a hit! Find out all about it here.
  • The early bird rate for passes for the 2016 Community Cinema Conference ends on 31 August! Be sure to grab yourself a saving and access to a brilliant weekend of film previews, panels, workshops, the Film Society of the Year awards, welcome night film + drinks and the awards party, including lunch on both days! Book your tickets here.
  • Cinema For All takes to the road again with the next set of Community Cinema Info Days! We’ll be visiting London, Leicester, Manchester and Bath. These events are free to attend and are for anyone who would like to start screening films in their community or groups that already do but would like to develop.
  • The BFI Neighbourhood Equipment Fund is open for applications until 26 September! Great opportunity to get your hands on some new screening equipment, with everything from projectors to chairs. More info here.