Lights! Camera! Action!
A celebration of film featuring Oscar winners
and BAFTA Brits
Fun Stuff To Do
Host a film party! Do you have a favourite movie? Theme a party around the movie – ask your friends to come in appropriate costumes and dress your room with suitable props, feed your guests with our tasty popcorn.
If you’d prefer to watch films in your local community rather than in an impersonal multiplex,visit Cinema for All. Dedicated volunteers use village halls, converted churches and community centres to screen less mainstream films or classics.
Fancy yourself as the next Steven Spielberg? Or want to find out more about life behind the camera? Then why not check out our blog about getting into film making and creating your own movies.
Check out what film festivals are on this year, our picks include the Edinburgh International Film Festival and Sci-Fi London Film Festival.
Great Places To Visit
The National Media Museum in Bradford is home to over 3.5 million items of all things to do with the science, technology and art of TV, film and photography.
Why not dive into the world of Harry Potter by going on the Warner Bros Studio Tour. It’s a great place to learn about all aspects of filmmaking – from set design to props, animal actors to special effects.
The British Film Institute hosts over 2000 classic and contemporary films each year. You can also watch films from their vast archive online with BFIplayer.
A great place to visit is the cinema, whether it’s a little independent cinema or multiplex chain. Before you book a ticket, check out our guide to everything you need to know about audio description at the movies.