Alumni Film-Makers (Cert 15) March 23rd (8.30pm) **CANCELLED DUE TO CV-19: NEW FESTIVAL DATES TBC

There’s poetic teenage romance and love in the age of technology, toxic masculinity and female empowerment, a photographer with a moral dilemma and a friendship with blurring boundaries… and a pug with a strange secret. A selection of new films from some old friends; filmmakers making a welcome return to the festival. Join us at…

Greater Manchester Filmmakers (Cert 15) March 23rd (6.00pm) & 28th (6.15pm) **CANCELLED DUE TO CV-19: NEW FESTIVAL DATES TBC

Cops in the community and cops in crisis, an old lady in a state of confusion and a young woman in the depths of depression, a dangerous online game and a modern civil war, some unexpected male bonding and a much-loved local culinary institution, as the City of Manchester speaks. Join us from 6pm at…

UoM Visual Anthropology Documentary Showcase (Cert 15) March 23rd (4.00pm) **CANCELLED DUE TO CV-19: NEW FESTIVAL DATES TBC

In collaboration with the University of Manchester we present a programme of documentaries produced by students of the Visual Anthropology Department. Please join us at 4pm on March 23rd at Eagle Labs, Albert Square. Tickets £5/£4 (concession).     OCAK Dir. Zeynep Kaserci 28 min. Ocak tells the story of a family who earns their…

International Panorama Programme 1 (Cert 15) March 23rd (4.00pm) **CANCELLED DUE TO CV-19: NEW FESTIVAL DATES TBC

First love and last goodbyes, a shaming on social media and a brutal race for survival, an uncomfortable return back to the old house, a tense relationship with a curmudgeonly grandparent and a bond that can that can transcend death itself, in a selection of international films with a focus on childhood and coming of…

Documentary Programme (Cert 15) March 23rd (2.00pm) **CANCELLED DUE TO CV-19: NEW FESTIVAL DATES TBC

Dating in the digital age and terrible town planning, the deceptiveness of some memories and the horrible clarity of others, the isolation of age and the alienation of the modern workplace, a community letting off steam, and a couple oblivious to the wider world, in this selection of true stories. Join us at Eagle Labs,…

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…

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…