Belfast Film Festival 2020

Thursday, March 26th, 2020 to Monday, April 6th, 2020 (Details provisional)

Visit Website
Director Bennett Konesni speaking in Belfast, photo by Althewebmaster

Director Bennett Konesni speaking in Belfast, photo by Althewebmaster

A rapidly growing and increasingly popular film festival with films showing and events taking place in many venues around Belfast city including the Strand Cinema, the Waterfront Hall, the Culturlann Centre, the John Hewitt Bar and Queen’s University Film Theatre.

Since 1995 it has grown from being a part of the West Belfast Community Festival in to a major international event attracting large audiences, and from a week to two weeks in duration.

Belfast Film Festival has always had a focus on films with a socio-political theme, and as well as bringing a wide range of full length and short films under this umbrella to Belfast has speakers and seminars focusing on a selected theme each year.

Themes in the past have included Reconciliation and Divided Societies; Human Rights and Film; Racism, Community and Film and Societies in Transition: Policing for the People.

Date and details for 2020 subject to confirmation.

Belfast Film Festival

Belfast Film Festival

What a weekend! Through the sunshine and rain people came in their droves to enjoy Belfast One Summer Cinema at Belfast City Hall in association with Belfast Film Festival and Cool FM.
From balloons, face painting, to Matilda’s Miss Trunchball, Mrs Doubtfire, a Jurassic Jeep and a ‘pitch perfect’ choir, it was an action packed… Read Article →

The post Summer Cinema Weekend at Belfast City Hall appeared first on Belfast Film Festival.

Posted: August 21, 2019, 11:21 am

Belfast One Summer Cinema at Belfast City Hall is taking place this weekend on Saturday 17th and Sunday 18th August.
These events are now sold out however there will be a limited amount of additional access on the day on a first come first served basis. We will try and accommodate as many people as… Read Article →

The post Event Information for Belfast One Summer Cinema at Belfast City Hall! appeared first on Belfast Film Festival.

Posted: August 14, 2019, 2:40 pm

Belfast One in association with Belfast Film Festival are bringing back Summer Cinema at Belfast City Hall for Take Two this August. With tickets free on a first come first served basis, you’ll need to be quick as you click so as not to disappoint your own Buzz Lightyear or Jessie for free tickets to… Read Article →

The post Summer Cinema at City Hall Is Back For 2019! appeared first on Belfast Film Festival.

Posted: July 15, 2019, 5:45 pm

More Like this:

Sligo Live

Sligo Live is an annual festival of traditional, roots and acoustic music.

Warriors Festival

The origins of the run at its heart of this festival go back to a pub bet in …

Puck Fair

Where do you even begin with Puck Fair?  It’s old for a start, it got …

Pan Celtic Arts Festival

An annual event which takes place in Donegal celebrating the music and culture …