Posts about Manchester

Volunteer Registration Open Now

Love film and love working with other people that do? Do you want to be involved in the 18th Edition of Kinofilm Festival which has[…]

KINOFILM presents KINO SHORTS 70 – Wed 21st Sept 2022, 7.30pm

Kinofilm Festival is pleased to announce edition 70 of our KINO SHORTS NorthWest filmmakers event in Manchester, taking place Wednesday 21st Sept at Mini Cine,[…]

KINOFILM presents KINO SHORTS 69 – THUR 18th August 2022, 7.30pm

  Kinofilm Festival is pleased to present our next event in the current season of  NorthWest filmmakers events. KINO SHORTS Edition 69 will take place[…]

KINOFILM presents KINO SHORTS – WED 22nd June 2022, 7.30pm

Kinofilm Festival is pleased to present our next event in the new series of KINO SHORTS’ NorthWest filmmakers event. The event will take place bi-monthly[…]

Kino Flash Pop-Up Festival in Withington, 22 – 29 August

Cinema’s Coming Home  20 years after the closure of the iconic Cine City, legendary Manchester short film festival operators Kinofilm are bringing cinema back to[…]

Kinofilm Announces Online Festival – International Spring Edition

FESTIVAL PASSES ON SALE NOW HERE. We’re thrilled to announce that the Kino festival  will return to celebrate its 25th Anniversary with its first online[…]

Coming Soon to Manchester & Withington

IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT RE. FESTIVAL DATES KINOFILM™ will present its 16th short film festival, Manchester International Short Film and Animation Festival from Saturday 21st March to[…]

KINOFILM 19, Manchester European Short Film Festival May 2024


KINO AT THE POLY Falmouth, 19th & 20th Oct

We are delighted to present a selection of 5 programmes from the Kinoflim International Short Film Festival 15th edition in a special advance two day festival[…]

Submissions: 15th Edition 2018 -Submissions now closed: 7th July

Submissions to out 15th Anniversary Edition taking place 26th Nov – 2nd Dec 2018 are now closed.  *LATEST CLOSING OFFER* DEADLINE EXTENDED FROM 2nd –[…]

Kinofilm 2017 Awards Winners, Runners Up and Special Mentions.

Following November’s 14th Kinofilm Festival we announced our winners and special mentions on our Facebook page. We are pleased to announce here the award winners and Special mentions[…]

Get Ready! The Opening Gala is here! (Sat 18th Nov 2017 7-11pm)

It’s Sat the 18th November and it’s time for our opening night at the Odeon Great Northern Cinema (formally AMC Cinema). The activities kick of[…]

Festival Volunteers Wanted Now

Do you want to become part of the 14th edition of Kinofilm Festival 2017? Kinofilm™ & Manchester International Film Festival is currently looking for volunteers[…]

Festival Short Film Submissions – Subs Close 15th July + Discount codes

Submissions only now via arrangement and deadline waivers. ****Update 18th July*** Submissions to this year’s festival are now closed, thanks to all the filmmakers that[…]

Posters of Shorts from Kinofilm 13

Here’s a selection of posters from the films we showed in this year’s festival.  Some really great art work.

Education Events and Networking Events

Union Street Workshop on Participatory Filmmaking (Free event) Mon 22nd Feb, Manchester Central Library, 11:00  Only a few seats left here. Kinofilm Festival presents a[…]

Festival Diary, Tickets. What, When & Where? Check this post!

Kinofilm Festival Diary – 22nd-28th February (now updated  17/2) Here you can view the Programme Calendar and Programme Strands schedule. Plan your festival diary here,[…]

British Shorts 2, Sun 28th Feb

Sun 28th Feb, Anthony Burgess Foundation 4.00pm            Tickets now available here. BEST OF BRITISH 2 (15) Doomed romance, racial tension,[…]

Made Up North, Sat 27th Feb

Sat 27th Feb, Royal Northern College of Music   8.30pm        Tickets now available here. MADE UP NORTH (15) Slavery, bullying, parental betrayal, gangsters, con artists and[…]

Women in Film, Sat 27th Feb

Sat 27th, Royal College of Music  6.30pm               Tickets now available here. WOMEN IN FILM (15) In an industry dominated by men, Kino flies the flag[…]

Kino Tales 5: Comedy Tales 2, Fri 26th Feb

Fri 26th Feb, Anthony Burgess Foundation  6.30pm    Tickets now available here. Kino Tales 5: COMEDY TALES 2 (15) Sexual politics, illegal competitions, love and lust[…]

Documentaries FREE SCREENING, Fri 26th Feb

Fri 26th Feb, Gullivers  2.00pm    Tickets now available here. DOCUMENTARY SHORTS (12)   FREE SCREENING Family secrets and traumas, dying traditions, factories, fish, environmental concerns and[…]

Take 5 & Under, FREE SCREENING, Thur 25th Feb

Thur 25th Feb, Apotheca Bar  8.30pm    Tickets now available here. TAKE 5 & UNDER (15)   FREE SCREENING Brevity is very often the soul of wit.[…]

Kino Experimental, FREE SCREENING, Thur 25th Feb

Thur 25th Feb, Apotheca Bar  630pm    Tickets now available here. KINO EXPERIMENTAL (15)   FREE SCREENING Medically-inspired dance routines, robot sex, motherhood, mental illness, the aftermath[…]

Euro Cine 3: French/Italian Shorts, FREE SCREENING, Thur 25th Feb

Thur 25th Feb – Instituto Cervantes 6.15pm  FREE SCREENING  Euro Cine 3 (French & Italian) (Cert 15)        Tickets now available here. A challenge to all[…]

Animation 3: O!PLA Across the Borders, Polish Shorts, Wed 24th Feb

Wed 24th Feb, Anthony Burgess Foundation 8.30pm   Tickets are on sale now here. Animation 3: O!PLA ACROSS THE BORDERS 2015 Polish Animation (CERT 18) Please[…]

Kino Exposed 2: UK Students, Wed 24th Feb

Wed 24th Feb, Anthony Burgess Foundation 6.30pm Kino Exposed 2 (UK Student Shorts) (15)    Tickets on Sale Now Here We’ve racial tensions, family tragedies, Internet[…]

Euro Cine 1: Spanish Shorts 1, Wed 24th Feb

Wed 24th Feb, Instituto Cervantes 6.15pm   Tickets now on sale here Euro Cine 1. Spanish Shorts 1 (Cert 15)  FREE SCREENING Paranoia, paper marriages, people on[…]

Animation 2: Special Selections, Wed 24th Feb

Wed 24th Feb, Central Library  6.00pm    Tickets now available here. Animation 2: “SPECIAL SELECTIONS” (15) From a mischievous raccoon, to Trick or Treat gone mad,[…]

Animation 1: Dark & Light, Wed 24th Feb

Wed 24th Feb, Central Library             4.00pm Animation 1: “DARK & LIGHT” (12A)    Tickets now available here. Tales about addiction, greed, death and war presented alongside[…]

Kino Exposed 1: International Student Shorts, Wed 24th Feb

Wed 24th Feb, Central Library   2.00pm    Tickets on sale now here. KINO EXPOSED 1 (INTERNATIONAL STUDENT Shorts) (15) The space race, competition, and family relationships[…]

Kino Tales 4: Bizzare Tales, Tue 23rd Feb

Tues 23rd Feb, Anthony Burgess Foundation  8.30pm Kino Tales 4: Bizarre Tales (18)            Tickets now available here.   From writers on the rampage to monstrous[…]

International Panorama Shorts 2, Tues 23rd Feb

Tues 23rd Feb, Anthony Burgess Foundation  6.30pm INTERNATIONAL PANORAMA SHORTS 2 (15)    Tickets are now on sale here. There’s sport, sickness, violence, marriage gone wrong,[…]

Made in Manchester + Q&A, Mon 22nd & Tue 23rd Feb

Mon 22nd Feb, 70 Oxford Street,   7.50pm FREE SCREENING  Tickets for Monday now available here. Tues 23rd Feb, Central Library,   4.00pm (Repeat Pay screening)  Tickets[…]

International Panorama Shorts 1, Mon 22nd & Tues 23rd Feb

Mon 22nd Feb, Central Library  6.00pm      Tickets for Monday available now here. Tues 23rd Feb, Central Library  2.00pm (repeat screening)  Tickets for Tue available here[…]

iShorts 2015, Mon 22nd & Thur 25th Feb + Conference on Monday

Mon 22nd Feb, 70 Oxford Street  5.50pm  FREE SCREENING   Tickets for Monday  available here     preceded by iShorts Conference on Monday 22nd at 4.00pm at[…]

Kino Tales 2: Future Tales, Mon 22nd Feb

Mon 22nd Feb, Central Library  4.00pm    Tickets available here. Kino Tales 2: Future Tales (15) There are dystopias a-plenty, zombies on the rampage, teenage superheroes,[…]

Kino Tales 1: Comedy Shorts 1, Mon 22nd Feb

 Mon 22nd 2.00pm at Central Library Kino Tales 1: COMEDY SHORTS 1         Tickets available here There’s triumph over adversity, muscle, music, unfortunate[…]

Festival Calendar – Screenings and Events

Kinofilm Festival Manchester Diary – 22nd-28th February Plan your festival diary here, you can also download a festival diary by clicking on this Programme Calendar[…]