Film, Special interest

15 events

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La Freak Peep Show

Looking for a new naughty cinematic experience? Well, La Freak'll help you out there, with a reel of spliced and edited glamoursmut taken from the web, with the option to buy some boring old popcorn or a much more interesting sounding 'O' bag. Ages 18+, natch.

Bethnal Green Working Men's Club, London E2

Thu 4 Sep

£12 (Early bird £10) / 020 7739 7170

  • 20:30 – 00:00

Dundee Mountain Film Festival

The UK's longest continuous running mountain film festival (now in its 31st year) showcases an international programme of films by local film makers, presentations and book signings by world renowned mountaineers, adventurers and expedition leaders, and art and photography exhibitions.

Bonar Hall, Dundee

Fri 28 Nov

Times vary / Prices to be confirmed / 01382 730699

Sat 29 Nov

Times vary / Prices to be confirmed / 01382 730699

After Dark: Adults Only

Go to the science centre after all the kids have gone to sleep for the night, with the chance to get hands on with all the fun science activities that you have begrudgingly have to let them have first dibs at during the day. Plus, live shows in the UK's biggest capacity digital planetarium.

Winchester Science Centre & Planetarium

Tue 16 Sep

Over-18s only

£8–£10 / 01962 863791

  • 18:00 – 22:00

Wed 15 Oct

£8–£10 / 01962 863791

  • 18:00 – 22:00

Thu 6 Nov

£8–£10 / 01962 863791

  • 18:00 – 22:00

Tue 2 Dec

£8–£10 / 01962 863791

  • 18:00 – 22:00

ARIKA14 Episode 6: Make a Way Out of No Way

2014's series of experimental events from Arika (who were behind the Instal and Kill Your Timid Notion festivals). Each installment is designed to explore a particular theme through screenings, performances and debate.

Tramway, Glasgow

Fri 26 Sep

Times & prices vary / 0131 556 0878

A three-day exploration of performances, screenings and discussion exploring black and/or queer social forms of life and their potential for survival and resistance.

Sat 27 Sep

Times & prices vary / 0131 556 0878

A three-day exploration of performances, screenings and discussion exploring black and/or queer social forms of life and their potential for survival and resistance.

Sun 28 Sep

Times & prices vary / 0131 556 0878

A three-day exploration of performances, screenings and discussion exploring black and/or queer social forms of life and their potential for survival and resistance.

…and 3 more dates until 9 Nov

Emerging Talent – North West Graduate Film and Moving Image

The Chester Film Co-Op present nine film and video pieces from recent graduates from the North West Region in Emerging Talent.

Studio 1, Chester

Thu 28 Aug

Free

  • 18:30

Fri 29 Aug

Free

  • 18:30

Sat 30 Aug

Free

  • 18:30
…and 11 more dates until 10 Sep back to top

Encounters Presents: McLaren the Musician – A Seeing Sound Salon

To celebrate the work of Norman McLaren, this salon features a selection of film screenings, live performances and informal talks from artists, musicians, filmmakers and experts from a range of relevant academic fields.

Arnolfini, Bristol

Tue 16 Sep

Times vary / Prices to be confirmed / 0117 9172300

Part of McLaren.

Wed 17 Sep

Times vary / Prices to be confirmed / 0117 9172300

Part of McLaren.

Thu 18 Sep

Times vary / Prices to be confirmed / 0117 9172300

Part of McLaren.

…and 3 more dates until 21 Sep

Horror Classic Film Night

Celebrate Hallowe'en with a classic silent horror film. Featuring live music and sound effects by Gladstone's Bag. Go in fancy dress as your favourite horror movie character.

Britannia Panopticon Music Hall, Glasgow

Fri 31 Oct

0141 553 0840

  • 19:00

Lincoln Shorts IV

A showcase for local filmmaking talent, featuring a wide variety of short films.

Lincoln Drill Hall

Sat 18 Oct

£5 / 01522 873894

  • 19:00

Scottish Mental Health Arts and Film Festival

An arts and film festival which combines high-level programming with a worthy aim: to challenge and change attitudes towards mental health. Through a series of events, workshops and screenings around Scotland, the programme probes deeper questions while maintaining an exciting and varied line-up.

Various venues, Scotland

Wed 1 Oct

Times & prices vary

Thu 2 Oct

Times & prices vary

Fri 3 Oct

Times & prices vary

…and 16 more dates until 19 Oct

Silent Film Night with Gladstone's Bag

Silent film night featuring a programme of comedy and drama. Live music and sound effects provided by Gladstone's Bag.

Britannia Panopticon Music Hall, Glasgow

Wed 1 Oct

0141 553 0840

  • 19:00
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Strange Vice Presents Hell On Reels

Screening of a mystery biker film followed by a live set from The Sensation Seekers.

CCA, Glasgow

Wed 3 Sep

£5 / 0141 352 4900

  • 19:30 – 23:00

Take One Action Film Festival

A film festival with a political slant, founded on the belief that 'cinematic experiences can inspire lasting change' and offering a series of talks and programmes showing how films can be used to empower communities on an international stage.

Various venues, Edinburgh

Fri 19 Sep

Times & prices vary / 0131 553 6335

Sat 20 Sep

Times & prices vary / 0131 553 6335

Sun 21 Sep

Times & prices vary / 0131 553 6335

…and 13 more dates until 4 Oct

Various venues: Glasgow

Fri 19 Sep

Times & prices vary / 0131 553 6335

Sat 20 Sep

Times & prices vary / 0131 553 6335

Sun 21 Sep

Times & prices vary / 0131 553 6335

…and 13 more dates until 4 Oct

VHS Trash Fest

Film festival celebrating the worst of bad films.

The Banshee Labyrinth, Edinburgh

Sat 13 Sep

£3 per screening + afterparty (weekend pass £15) / 0131 558 8209

  • 12:00

Sun 14 Sep

£3 per screening + afterparty (weekend pass £15) / 0131 558 8209

  • 12:00

Wildscreen Festival

The largest international wildlife and environmental film festival returns for a whole week of events, from film screenings to debates and discussions.

Watershed, Bristol

Sun 19 Oct

Times & prices vary / 0117 927 6444 (general enquiries) / 0117 927 5100 (box office)

Mon 20 Oct

Times & prices vary / 0117 927 6444 (general enquiries) / 0117 927 5100 (box office)

Tue 21 Oct

Times & prices vary / 0117 927 6444 (general enquiries) / 0117 927 5100 (box office)

…and 3 more dates until 24 Oct

Write Shoot Cut

Monthly short film networking night taking open submissions for screening and discussion.

Filmhouse, Edinburgh

Mon 8 Sep

£6 (£5) / 0131 228 2688

  • 18:15

Mon 13 Oct

£6 (£5) / 0131 228 2688

  • 18:15

Mon 10 Nov

£6 (£5) / 0131 228 2688

  • 18:15

Mon 8 Dec

£6 (£5) / 0131 228 2688

  • 18:15