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Raindance Film Festival 2021, London
October 27, 2021 - November 6, 2021
£10 – £195
The largest independent UK film festival, The Raindance Film Festival returns to London for its 29th edition in October.
Raindance founder, Elliot Grove, says, “We’re bringing the boldest and freshest talent from the world of indie filmmaking to the heart of London.”
Raindance Festival Galas
The 2021 Raindance Festival starts on 27 October with a gala of Best Sellers, a film by Canadian director Lina Roessler starring London’s very own film icon Michael Caine. It concludes with the UK Premiere of horror-musical-comedy Medusa, by Brazillian director Anita Rocha da Silveira that wil be accompanied by drag shows and a ‘party like there is no tomorrow’, on 6 November.
A full list of films, shorts and events can be found here.
Emerging Indie Talent
Part of thefestival’s mission is to unearth fresh indie talent.
Raindance Industry Programme
There will also be a Raindance Industry Programme running throughout the festival with masterclasses and talks on filmmaking.
If you prefer your films more classical than indie, then read our preview of the Venice International Film Festival.
When is the Raindance Film Festival 2021?
27 October to 6 November, 2021.
Where is the Raindance Film Festival?
The festival will involve screning across London, including the Curzons Soho, Hoxton and Mayfair, Genesis, Regent Street Cinema and the Bertha Doc House,
Raindance Film Festival Programme and Tickets
For the full programme, and to purchase either a festival pass or individual tickets, click here. The festival is a bit of a tongue in cheek reference to the Sundance Film Festival held in Utah, USA each year, and the UK capital’s infamously bad weather.
For more information on the Festival
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