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"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
"Amazing screenings and events for grown-ups and kids alike." - Anorak
"I think Flatpack may be the best film festival in the UK" – Audience member
"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
"Festivals like this make Birmingham a great place to live." - Audience member
"Events like Flatpack are slowly generating their own history. The festival feels like an essential component in Birmingham’s cultural life, bringing new talent and the city itself to light." - The Quietus
"It doesn't exclude anyone, having a huge variety of events means that people of all ages and interests can find something they want to go to. Not only that, there are a range of free events too - so no excuses!" - Audience member
"Independent, quirky, intelligent, innovative, amusing and relaxed - nothing else like it." - Audience member