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CinemaforAll

Thinking of setting up a film society, pop up screening, or community cinema in your area? Already running one, but want to find out what support is available? Want to share ideas and experiences with similar groups?

Cinema for All is hosting a community cinema info day in Birmingham on Wednesday February 24th, 1:30pm at The Custard Factory.  The info day will be jam-packed with advice, support and invaluable tips to help you get started or develop what you’re already doing.

The Flatpack team will be on hand to talk about Assemble, a new project we’re working on as part of the BFI Film Audience Network alongside our local Film Hubs: South West & West Midlands, and North West Central.  The aim of the project will be to help connect up film activity in the region and ensure that as many people as possible get access to it.  Thanks to Cinema For All we will also be launching an equipment hire scheme to enable film fans to host their own screenings.

Register here.

ENDORSEMENTS

"An incredible mix of film and music for all ages." - The Times
"A treasure trove of a festival" – Sight and Sound
"Magnificently eclectic" – Time Out
"This festival is really like no other, with an incredible line-up of amazing screenings and events for grown-ups and kids alike." - Anorak
"Joyously inventive" - Guardian
"Britain’s most exciting and innovative film festival" – Lonely Planet
"Like the perfect mixtape…you’re not quite sure how or why the selection works, but that is what makes it so magical" – Electric Sheep
"It's like being shown really cool stuff by a good friend who thinks you might like to see it." - Audience member
"Flatpack has gained a well deserved reputation as an innovative film festival with an imaginative output" – Film Four
"I came away totally inspired, both by Birmingham and by Flatpack. One of the best festivals I’ve ever been to." - Ken Freedman, WFMU
"The festival feels like an essential component in Birmingham’s cultural life, bringing new talent and the city itself to light." - The Quietus
"The best programming on the planet." - Canadian curator Kier-la Janisse
"Independent, quirky, intelligent, innovative, amusing and relaxed - nothing else like it." - Audience member