Micro Wonders Programme (Cert 15) March 23rd (2.00pm) & 26th (6.15pm) **CANCELLED DUE TO CV-19: NEW FESTIVAL DATES TBC

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) **CANCELLED DUE TO CV-19: NEW FESTIVAL DATES TBC

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…

Kino Tales: Horror Shorts (Cert 18) March 22nd (8.30pm) & 26th (8.30pm) **CANCELLED DUE TO CV-19: NEW FESTIVAL DATES TBC

Death on the road and paranoia on the mountain trail, fearsome freight and a Faustian pact, period pains and bad body image, the pressure of exams and a slap up meal with the family, in this selection of sinister and shocking shorts. Join us at Gullivers NQ, Oldham Street from 8:30pm March 22nd.   If…

KINO EXPOSED: Student Shorts Programme 2 (Cert 15) March 22nd (8.30pm) **CANCELLED DUE TO CV-19: NEW FESTIVAL DATES TBC

Cultural displacement and a family in crisis, the legacy of abuse and the testament of a survivor, the right to a dignified end, and the desire for a new beginning, plus the brutal reality behind poet’s defiant prison ballad, in this second inspiring selection of films from new and up and coming talent. Join us…

University of Salford – MA: TV Documentary Production Graduate Showcase March 22nd (6.15pm) **CANCELLED DUE TO CV-19: NEW FESTIVAL DATES TBC

Kinofilm are pleased to present in association with the University of Salford a showcase programme of MA Documentary films from the 2019 MA Course. Please join us at The Old Bank, 437 Wilmslow Road, Withington at 6:15pm on March 23rd. Tickets £5/£4 (concession). WASTING AWAY Dir: Mark Chapman Since Blue Planet 2 has brought the…

Kino Tales: Fantasy & Sci-fi (Cert 15) March 22nd (6.15pm) **CANCELLED DUE TO CV-19: NEW FESTIVAL DATES TBC

We’ve robot companions, synthetic chefs and intergalactic postwoman, sinister birth cults, secret agents with edited memories, and ideas that can kill you in this selection of spectacular and speculative tales. Join us at Gullivers NQ, Oldham Street from 6:15pm. General admission £5, concessions £4.   SOMNIUM (North West Premiere) Dir / Prod:  Mayed Al Qasimi,…

Kino Tales: Comedy Shorts (Cert 15) March 22nd (4.00pm) & 26th (6.15pm) **CANCELLED DUE TO CV-19: NEW FESTIVAL DATES TBC

We’ve sex and commerce, lavatory humour and hotel room farce, a competitive game player and a hypocritical censor, an author meeting his audience and a megalomaniac’s minion questioning his job security, in a selection of films aimed squarely at the funny bone. Join us at Gullivers NQ, Oldham Road. General admission £5, concessions £4 for…

KINO EXPOSED: Student Shorts Programme 1 (Cert 15) March 22nd (4.00pm) **CANCELLED DUE TO CV-19: NEW FESTIVAL DATES TBC

We’ve gaslighting and online grooming, urban paranoia and religious mania, a family funeral and a moral dilemma, the high price of ambition and the bitter cost of fame, a Kafkaesque film noir nightmare and two women caught in very different time loops in this first selection from the next generation of filmmakers. Join us at…

Salford University Documentary Showcase (Advisory Cert 15) March 22nd (2.00pm) **CANCELLED DUE TO CV-19: NEW FESTIVAL DATES TBC

Join us at The Old Bank, 437 Wilmslow Road, Withington from 2pm for a glimpse at the newest generation of film makers as Salford University Broadcast Media students screen their documentary shorts. General admission £5, concessions £4.   FARM OR FLIGHT Dir. Dillon James, UK, 11 min 23 sec A young lady farmer discovers an…

Kinofilm Presents: Open Film Session March 22nd @2.00PM **CANCELLED DUE TO CV-19: NEW FESTIVAL DATES TBC

16Narrowly missed out on your film being selected for the Kinofilm Festival? Forgot to get your submission in before the deadline? Kinofilm still wants you! From 2pm on Sunday 22nd March at Gullivers pub on Oldham Street, Kinofilm will present an open-mic like event for film makers of all levels. We want to support all…

Get Ready – Kinofilm Festival Opening Gala March 21st/23rd! (6.00pm) (8:00pm) **CANCELLED DUE TO CV-19: NEW FESTIVAL DATES TBC

Kinofilm Festival presents a wide selection of top short films from this year’s Festival as a preview of the 16th Edition giving audiences a flavour of what’s to come in Kino 2020, taking place 21st – 29th March. The opening gala will be held at 437 Wilmslow Road, Withington M20 4NW at the festival’s main…