French Shorts Programme (Cert 15) March 26th (6.00pm)

Free programme of great French Short Films presented in Association with the Alliance Francaise – Manchester. We’ve feckless fathers and embarrassing mothers, inquistive children, and troublesome teenagers, the burden of guilt and the brutality of grief, plus the sorrowful perspective of the perpetual “other woman”, in this selection of films with a decidedly familial theme.…

Eastern European & Russian Federation Programme (Cert 15) March 25th (6.15pm)

Marital discord and romantic desperation, a lonely old man faced with isolation, a business under threat from Government bureaucracy, and a remarkable tale of wartime survival in this selection of films from Russia and Eastern Europe. Join us from 6:15pm on March 25th at The Old Bank, 437 Wilmslow Road, Withington. Tickets £5/£4 (concession). THE…

Italian Programme (Cert 15) March 25th (6.00pm)

FREE programme of new shorts from Italy, in cooperation with Societa’ Dante Alighieri. The Italian screening will be followed by a glass of Italian wine and a tasting of different chilled ‘pasta salads’ prepared with pasta GAROFALO, the Italian pasta synonymous with Italian film. We’ve neglectful families and obsessive eco-warriors, gangsters with guilty secrets and boxers…

Filmmaker Accreditation

KinoFilms 16th edition welcomes its filmmakers to join us for the festival! With over 40 programmes and 10 educational events. We’ve got a wide array of content, showcasing the best short films from around the world and including our own home-grown filmmakers. We hope to see you there! If you have a film in the…

Women In Film Programme Two (Cert 15) March 24th (7.15pm)

Overwhelming responsibility and missed opportunity, the trials and traumas of childhood and an unexpected source of healing, barbaric cultural traditions and the American Dream turned nightmare, in our second selection of films from a female perspective. Join us Number 70, Oxford Street for this FREE screening from 7:15pm on March 24th. Please still register your…

Women In Film Programme One (Cert 15) March 24th (1.00pm) & 28th (8.30pm)

There’s a gesture of love and a fight for survival, a confrontation with grief and a family’s acceptance, a woman faced with an unexpected predator and a woman trapped by negative self-image, a celebration of friendship and some criminal cleaners in the first of our programmes of films from a female perspective. Join us at…

Micro Wonders Programme (Cert 15) March 23rd (2.00pm) & 26th (6.15pm)

We’ve animation and experimentation, music videos and mobile phone movies, documentary portraits and meditative memoirs, snappy sketches and satiric stingers, surrealism, silliness, and short sharp shocks, in this selection that demonstrates that brevity is often the soul of cinema.   Join us in screening these micro wonders either on March 23rd at 2pm at The…

Kino Talks: Between time and the screen with Jeff Silva March 23rd (12:00pm)

Join us at Barclay’s Eagle Labs, Albert Square from 12pm on March 23rd for this incredible insight into the world of documentary, a talk given by filmmaker and professor, Jeff Silva. This talk is free, reserve your space now! How do we understand temporality in documentary cinema and what are some methods that documentary filmmakers…