Cold War 15 (S)

Film Cold War

Until Tue 25 Sept

Pawel Pawlikowski wowed Cannes (and picked up a Best Director prize) with this gorgeously crafted love story of a pair of mismatched musicians shuttling back and forth across the Iron Curtain.

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The Miseducation of Cameron Post 15

Film The Miseducation of Cameron Post

Until Tue 25 Sept

Desiree Akhavan follows up Appropriate Behaviour with this tremendous drama about a teen sent off to a 'gay reform camp' that scooped the Grand Jury Prize at Sundance.

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The Rider 15

Film The Rider

Until Tue 25 Sept

After suffering a near fatal heard injury, young South Dakota Sioux cowboy Brady is told never to ride again - but the sport is his lifeline as well as his passion - and he struggles to find his place within a world where the phrase ride or die takes on real, high stakes meaning.

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Faces Places 12A (S)

Film Faces Places

Until Thu 27 Sept

Iconic filmmaker Agnès Varda teams up with street artist and photographer JR as they embark on a road trip like no other to examine what it takes to make a meaningful piece of art.

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Climax 18 (S)

Film Climax

Until Thu 4 Oct

Argentinian provocateur Gaspar Noé (Enter the Void, Irreversible) returns to breathtaking form with this thrilling street dance/horror hybrid about a dance party that plunges into drug-induced madness.

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Matangi/Maya/MIA 18 (PS)

Film Matangi/Maya/MIA

Until Thu 27 Sept

Drawn from a never-before-seen cache of personal footage spanning decades, this is an intimate, Sundance Award-winning portrait of the Sri Lankan artist and musician who continues to shatter conventions.

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Short Film 1: Can't Break Me 15 Encounters 2018

Film Short Film 1: Can't Break Me

Wed 26 Sept 10:00

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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VR Cinema 1: The Way I See It 15 Encounters 2018

Event VR Cinema 1: The Way I See It

Wed 26 - Sun 30 Sept

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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VR Theatre 1: Scientific Wonders 15 Encounters 2018

Event VR Theatre 1: Scientific Wonders

Wed 26 - Sun 30 Sept

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Kotatsu 15 Encounters 2018

Film Kotatsu Animation Talk

Wed 26 Sept 10:30

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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EFA Short Matters 1 15 Encounters 2018

Film EFA Short Matters 1

Wed 26 Sept 11:00

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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VR Cinema 2: Something Familiar 15 Encounters 2018

Event VR Cinema 2: Something Familiar

Wed 26 - Sun 30 Sept

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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VR Theatre 2: We Sing In Fire 15 Encounters 2018

Event VR Theatre 2: We Sing In Fire

Wed 26 - Sun 30 Sept

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Short Film Today 1 15 Encounters 2018

Talk Encounters Short Film & Animation Festival 2018

Wed 26 Sept 12:00

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Animation 1: Other Worlds 15 Encounters 2018

Film Animation 1: Other Worlds

Wed 26 Sept 12:00

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Unchosen Retrospective 15 Encounters 2018

Film Unchosen Retrospective

Wed 26 Sept 12:30

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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VR Theatre 3: Sisterhood 15 Encounters 2018

Event VR Theatre 3: Sisterhood

Wed 26 - Sun 30 Sept

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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EFA Short Matters 2 15 Encounters 2018

Film EFA Short Matters 2

Wed 26 Sept 13:00

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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VR Cinema 3: My Story 15 Encounters 2018

Event VR Cinema 3: My Story

Wed 26 - Sun 30 Sept

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Animation 2: Happy Sad 15 Encounters 2018

Film Animation 2: Happy Sad

Wed 26 Sept 14:00

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Short Film Studies Presents: Dean Leon Anderson Encounters 2018

Film Encounters Short Film & Animation Festival 2018

Wed 26 Sept 14:00

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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VR Theatre 4: The 500 15 Encounters 2018

Event VR Theatre 4: The 500

Wed 26 - Sun 30 Sept

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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NAHEMI 15 Encounters 2018

Film NAHEMI

Wed 26 Sept 14:30

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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EFA Short Matters 3 15 Encounters 2018

Film EFA Short Matters 3

Wed 26 Sept 15:00

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Short Film 2: Written On The Body 15 Encounters 2018

Film Short Film 2: Written On The Body

Wed 26 Sept 16:00

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Animation Today 1 15 Encounters 2018

Film Encounters Short Film & Animation Festival 2018

Wed 26 Sept 16:00

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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UWE_FILM Screenings 2018 15 Encounters 2018

Film UWE_FILM Screenings 2018

Wed 26 Sept 16:30

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Filmakademie's Animationsinstitut 15 Encounters 2018

Film Filmakademie's Animationsinstitut

Wed 26 Sept 17:00

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Short Film 3: Secrets and Lies 15 Encounters 2018

Film Short Film 3: Secrets and Lies

Wed 26 Sept 18:00

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Kotatsu Animation Talk 15 Encounters 2018

Talk Kotatsu Animation Talk

Wed 26 Sept 18:00

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Filmmaker Focus: Toby MacDonald 15 Encounters 2018

Talk Filmmaker Focus: Toby MacDonald

Wed 26 Sept 18:30

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Compass Presents: Arcadia Encounters 2018

Film Arcadia

Wed 26 - Thu 27 Sept

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Comedy: Group Therapy 15 Encounters 2018

Film Comedy: Group Therapy

Wed 26 Sept 20:00

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Shorts2Features: Old Boys Encounters 2018

Film Shorts2Features: Old Boys

Wed 26 Sept 20:30

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Late Lounge: Fright Night 18 Encounters 2018

Film Late Lounge: Fright Night

Wed 26 Sept 22:00

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Short Film 4: Bloodlines 15 Encounters 2018

Film Short Film 4: Bloodlines

Thu 27 Sept 10:00

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Festival Formula 15 Encounters 2018

Film Festival Formula

Thu 27 Sept 10:15

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Ghana Animation 15 Encounters 2018

Film Ghana Animation

Thu 27 Sept 10:30

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Georgian Past Masters 15 Encounters 2018

Film Georgian Past Masters

Thu 27 Sept 11:00

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Short Film Today 2 15 Encounters 2018

Talk Encounters Short Film & Animation Festival 2018

Thu 27 Sept 12:00

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Animation 3: Animal Magic 15 Encounters 2018

Film Animation 3: Animal Magic

Thu 27 Sept 12:00

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Different Voices Encounters 2018

Film Different Voices

Thu 27 Sept 12:30

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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I Just Dey Observe 15 Encounters 2018

Event I Just Dey Observe

Thu 27 Sept 13:00

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Animation 4: Heterotopia 15 Encounters 2018

Film Animation 4: Heterotopia

Thu 27 Sept 14:00

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Shorts2Features Panel Encounters 2018

Talk Encounters Short Film & Animation Festival 2018

Thu 27 Sept 14:00

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Georgian New Talent 15 Encounters 2018

Film Georgian New Talent

Thu 27 Sept 14:30

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Tales of Africa 15 Encounters 2018

Film Encounters Short Film & Animation Festival 2018

Thu 27 Sept 15:00

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Short Film 5: Do The Right Thing 15 Encounters 2018

Film Short Film 5: Do The Right Thing

Thu 27 Sept 16:00

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Animation Today 2 15 Encounters 2018

Talk Encounters Short Film & Animation Festival 2018

Thu 27 Sept 16:00

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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North Norway Shorts Programme 15 Encounters 2018

Film North Norway Shorts

Thu 27 Sept 16:30

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Alaverdoba 15 Encounters 2018

Film Alaverdoba

Thu 27 Sept 17:00

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Short Film 6: Don't Talk To Strangers 15 Encounters 2018

Film Short Film 6: Don't Talk To Strangers

Thu 27 Sept 18:00

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Cables&Cameras 15 Encounters 2018

Film Cables&Cameras

Thu 27 Sept 18:00

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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The Secret Adventures of Tom Thumb 12 Encounters 2018

Film The Secret Adventures of Tom Thumb

Thu 27 - Sun 30 Sept

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Comedy: From the Sublime to the Ridiculous 15 Encounters 2018

Film Comedy: From the Sublime to the Ridiculous

Thu 27 Sept 20:00

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Punjabtronix Encounters 2018

Event Encounters 2018

Thu 27 Sept 20:30

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Shorts2Features: 10 x 10 15 Encounters 2018

Film Encounters Short Film & Animation Festival 2018

Thu 27 Sept 21:00

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Late Lounge: Body Parts 18 Encounters 2018

Film Late Lounge: Body Parts

Thu 27 Sept 22:00

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Short Film 7: On The Edge 15 Encounters 2018

Film Short Film 7: On The Edge

Fri 28 Sept 10:00

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Ghanaian Animation Talk 15 Encounters 2018

Talk Ghanaian Animation Talk

Fri 28 Sept 10:15

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Georgian Animation 15 Encounters 2018

Film Georgian Animation

Fri 28 Sept 10:30

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Aubagne Carte Blanche 15 Encounters 2018

Film Aubagne Carte Blanche

Fri 28 Sept 11:00

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Short Film Today 3 15 Encounters 2018

Film Encounters Short Film & Animation Festival 2018

Fri 28 Sept 12:00

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Animation 5: Rhyme, Rhythm and Reason 15 Encounters 2018

Film Animation 5: Rhyme, Rhythm and Reason

Fri 28 Sept 12:00

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Oska Bright 15 Encounters 2018

Film North Norway Shorts

Fri 28 Sept 12:30

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Georgian Film Schools 15 Encounters 2018

Film Georgian Film Schools

Fri 28 Sept 13:00

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Meaningful and purposeful design Lunchtime Talk

Talk Meaningful and purposeful design

Fri 28 Sept 13:00

In this Lunchtime Talk Chloe Meineck, Studio Resident and founder of design studio, Studio Meineck will discuss her current projects, Music Memory Box and Trove, from conception to customer and everything in between.

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NFTS Masterclass 15 Encounters 2018

Film NFTS Masterclass

Fri 28 Sept 14:00

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Animation 6: The State We're In 15 Encounters 2018

Film Animation 6: The State We're In

Fri 28 Sept 14:00

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Filmmaker Focus: Dionne Edwards & Georgia Goggin 15 Encounters 2018

Talk Encounters Short Film & Animation Festival 2018

Fri 28 Sept 14:30

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Shorts2Features: DEDE Encounters 2018

Film S2F: DEDE

Fri 28 Sept 15:00

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Short Film 8: Fresh Starts 15 Encounters 2018

Film Short Film 8: Fresh Starts

Fri 28 Sept 16:00

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Animation Today 3 15 Encounters 2018

Talk Encounters Short Film & Animation Festival 2018

Fri 28 Sept 16:00

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Doc Heads present #Soundtracks 15 Encounters 2018

Film Doc Heads present #Soundtracks

Fri 28 Sept 16:30

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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De Seta 15 Encounters 2018

Film De Sata

Fri 28 Sept 17:00

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Short Film 9: Free Spirits Encounters 2018

Film Short Film 9: Free Spirits

Fri 28 Sept 18:00

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Filmmaker Focus: Matthew Holness 15 Encounters 2018

Event Encounters Short Film & Animation Festival 2018

Fri 28 Sept 18:30

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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The Wife 15

Film The Wife

Fri 28 Sept - Thu 4 Oct

Glenn Close gives a truly masterful performance as a woman who has spent forty years sacrificing her own talent, dreams and ambitions to support those of her husband - until long-kept secrets are threatened to be exposed...

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Sci-Fi: Welcome to the Future 15 Encounters 2018

Film Sci-Fi: Welcome to the Future

Fri 28 Sept 20:00

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Shorts 2 Features: Possum Encounters 2018

Film Shorts 2 Features: Possum

Fri 28 Sept 21:00

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Late Lounge: Peep Show 18 Encounters 2018

Film Late Lounge: Peep Show

Fri 28 Sept 22:00

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Hey Duggee U Encounters 2018

Film Hey Duggee

Sat 29 - Sun 30 Sept

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Anijam 15 Encounters 2018

Film Anijam

Sat 29 Sept 10:00

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Il Rumore della Vittoria 15 Encounters 2018

Film Deaf Country Focus

Sat 29 Sept 10:30

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Children's Jury U Encounters 2018

Film Children's Jury

Sat 29 Sept 11:00

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Random Acts 15 Encounters 2018

Film Random Acts

Sat 29 Sept 11:30

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Scratch 'n Sniff Cinema present Wallace & Gromit: Curse of the Were-Rabbit U Encounters 2018

Film The Curse of the Were-Rabbit

Sat 29 - Sun 30 Sept

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Latvian Animation 1: Breakout 15 Encounters 2018

Film Latvian Animation 1

Sat 29 Sept 12:40

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Deaf Shorts: Sister Act 15 Encounters 2018

Film Deaf Shorts: Sister Act

Sat 29 Sept 13:30

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Latvian Animation 2: Pursuit of happiness 15 Encounters 2018

Film Latvian Animation 2

Sat 29 Sept 14:30

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Teen Shorts: We See You 12A Encounters 2018

Film Teen Shorts: We See You

Sat 29 Sept 15:00

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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DepicT! 15 Encounters 2018

Film DepicT!

Sat 29 Sept 15:30

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Bluescreen Presents: 17 Years of Open Access Film Screenings 15 Encounters 2018

Film Bluescreen Presents: 17 Years of Open Access Film Screenings

Sat 29 Sept 16:30

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Contemporary Italy 15 Encounters 2018

Film Contemporary Italy

Sat 29 Sept 17:30

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Italian Horror Shorts 15 Encounters 2018

Film Italian Horror Shorts

Sat 29 Sept 19:30

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Shorts2Features: Terror Nullius Encounters 2018

Film Shorts2Features: Terror Nullius

Sat 29 Sept 20:00

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Italian Horror: Black Sabbath 15 Encounters 2018

Film Italian Horror: Black Sabbath

Sat 29 Sept 21:30

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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Awardwinners 15 Encounters 2018

Film Encounters Short Film & Animation Festival 2018

Sat 29 - Sun 30 Sept

Encounters is the UK’s leading short film festival combining film screenings, special events, industry masterclasses and workshops in a packed programme of activity over 6 days.

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National Lottery Cinema Day

Event National Lottery Cinema Day

Sun 30 Sept (All Day)

Get a free cinema ticket on National Lottery Cinema Day - Sun 30 Sept.

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Black 47 15

Film Black 47

Sun 30 Sept - Thu 4 Oct

An Irish soldier exacts his revenge on those that have harmed his family in Lance Daly's compelling western revenge thriller set amidst the desolate landscape of Ireland’s potato famine.

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Skate Kitchen 15

Film Skate Kitchen

Sun 30 Sept - Sun 7 Oct

Crystal Moselle follows up The Wolfpack with this free-wheeling and funny film that focuses on young female skateboarders in New York City, featuring real-life crew Skate Kitchen.

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Climax 18 (S)

Film Climax

Until Thu 4 Oct

Argentinian provocateur Gaspar Noé (Enter the Void, Irreversible) returns to breathtaking form with this thrilling street dance/horror hybrid about a dance party that plunges into drug-induced madness.

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The Wife 15

Film The Wife

Fri 28 Sept - Thu 4 Oct

Glenn Close gives a truly masterful performance as a woman who has spent forty years sacrificing her own talent, dreams and ambitions to support those of her husband - until long-kept secrets are threatened to be exposed...

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The Wife 15 Cinébabies

Film The Wife

Mon 1 Oct 11:00

Cinébabies is our weekly daytime screening of one of the current films in the programme specifically for parents/carers with babies under 12 months.

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Black 47 15

Film Black 47

Sun 30 Sept - Thu 4 Oct

An Irish soldier exacts his revenge on those that have harmed his family in Lance Daly's compelling western revenge thriller set amidst the desolate landscape of Ireland’s potato famine.

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Skate Kitchen 15

Film Skate Kitchen

Sun 30 Sept - Sun 7 Oct

Crystal Moselle follows up The Wolfpack with this free-wheeling and funny film that focuses on young female skateboarders in New York City, featuring real-life crew Skate Kitchen.

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Cinéphiles

Event Cinéphiles

Until Mon 1 Oct

Cinéphiles is a film discussion group that meets once a month to discuss films chosen from Watershed's programme. All are welcome.

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Tehran Taboo 12A (S)

Film Tehran Taboo

Fri 5 - Thu 11 Oct

A subversive depiction of underground life in Iran told through rotoscoping animation, director Ali Soozandeh’s debut smashes the facade of traditional Iranian society, exposing the hypocrisy and double standards that are rife in modern day Tehran.

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Blindspotting 15

Film Blindspotting

Fri 5 - Thu 11 Oct

Lifelong friends Daveed Diggs and Rafael Casal co-wrote and star in this timely and wildly entertaining story about the intersection of race and class set against the backdrop of a rapidly gentrifying Oakland.

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Black History Month Double Bill - Frantz Fanon: Black Skin White Mask + The Stuart Hall Project 12A

Film Black History Month Double Bill - Frantz Fanon: Black Skin White Mask + The Stuart Hall Project

Sat 6 Oct 13:30

In this special event for Black History Month, join Edson Burton for a short introduction to two great inspirational voices - Franz Fanon and Stuart Hall - followed by a double bill of films that are a vital exploration of their ideas and lives.

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Ratcatcher 15 Working Class Sunday Brunches

Film Ratcatcher

Sun 30 Sept - Sat 24 Nov

Lynne Ramsay conjured beautiful images out of the grimness of a 70’s Glaswegian council estate, caught in the middle of a rubbish collectors’ strike, in her breathtaking and assured debut feature.

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Going Full Cage: Exploring the enigma of Nicolas Cage

Talk Going Full Cage: Exploring the enigma Nicolas Cage

Sun 7 Oct 15:00

Whether you’ve seen the best or the worst of Nicolas Cage's career, this session will equip you with the tools, anecdotes and arguments to understand the curious career and big screen allure of one of Hollywood’s most unconventional A-listers.

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Tehran Taboo 12A (S)

Film Tehran Taboo

Fri 5 - Thu 11 Oct

A subversive depiction of underground life in Iran told through rotoscoping animation, director Ali Soozandeh’s debut smashes the facade of traditional Iranian society, exposing the hypocrisy and double standards that are rife in modern day Tehran.

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Blindspotting 15

Film Blindspotting

Fri 5 - Thu 11 Oct

Lifelong friends Daveed Diggs and Rafael Casal co-wrote and star in this timely and wildly entertaining story about the intersection of race and class set against the backdrop of a rapidly gentrifying Oakland.

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Blindspotting 15 Cinébabies

Film Blindspotting

Mon 8 Oct 11:00

Cinébabies is our weekly daytime screening of one of the current films in the programme specifically for parents/carers with babies under 12 months.

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I Made This For You + Q&A 15

Film I Made This For You + Q&A

Mon 8 Oct 18:00

A man who has cut himself off from his friends and family and has recently attempted suicide is surprised to find that people haven’t given up on him after all. His best friend comes looking for him with a gift, a documentary for one, made especially for him.

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First Man 12A

Film First Man

Fri 12 - Thu 18 Oct

Hot on the heels of their Oscar®-winning smash La La Land, director Damien Chazelle and star Ryan Gosling reteam for this completely riveting story about the first manned mission to the moon, focusing on Neil Armstrong and the decade leading to the historic 1969 Apollo 11 flight.

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1945 12A (S)

Film 1945

Fri 12 - Thu 18 Oct

When two Orthodox Jews return to the Hungarian town that betrayed them under Nazi-occupation, the stage is set for conflict in Ferenc Török’s haunting European western.

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Mandy 18

Film Mandy

Fri 12 - Thu 18 Oct

"An all-time great Nicolas Cage wig out," "the midnight-iest of midnight films" are just some of the ways Panos Cosmatos's ferociously over the top heavy metal valentine of a film has been described, and we cannot wait for you to experience it.

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Secrets and Lies 15 Working Class Sunday Brunches

Film Secrets and Lies

Sun 14 Oct 12:00

Mike Leigh scooped the Palme d'Or at Cannes in 1996 as well as a resounding box-office hit with this bittersweet snoop into the nooks and crannies of working class family life, in this hilarious and touching suburban comedy.

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Bloodyminded 15

Event Bloodyminded

Sun 14 Oct 16:20

Join us for the UK's first live, interactive feature film and embark on a moving journey that will ask us to make our own decisions about the morality of war.

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Preview: Dogman with Live Satellite Q&A 15 (S)

Film Preview: Dogman with Live Satellite Q&A

Sun 14 Oct 17:00

A gentle dog groomer makes the perilous mistake of thinking he can pacify the town brute in the preview screening of the new film by Italian director Matteo Garrone (Gomorrah). Followed by a live satellite Q&A with the director from the BFI London Film Festival.

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First Man 12A

Film First Man

Fri 12 - Thu 18 Oct

Hot on the heels of their Oscar®-winning smash La La Land, director Damien Chazelle and star Ryan Gosling reteam for this completely riveting story about the first manned mission to the moon, focusing on Neil Armstrong and the decade leading to the historic 1969 Apollo 11 flight.

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First Man 12A Cinébabies

Film First Man

Mon 15 Oct 11:00

Cinébabies is our weekly daytime screening of one of the current films in the programme specifically for parents/carers with babies under 12 months.

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1945 12A (S)

Film 1945

Fri 12 - Thu 18 Oct

When two Orthodox Jews return to the Hungarian town that betrayed them under Nazi-occupation, the stage is set for conflict in Ferenc Török’s haunting European western.

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Mandy 18

Film Mandy

Fri 12 - Thu 18 Oct

"An all-time great Nicolas Cage wig out," "the midnight-iest of midnight films" are just some of the ways Panos Cosmatos's ferociously over the top heavy metal valentine of a film has been described, and we cannot wait for you to experience it.

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Jane PG Wildscreen

Film Jane

Mon 15 Oct 17:00

Brett Morgen tells the story of JANE, a woman whose chimpanzee research challenged the male-dominated scientific consensus of her time and revolutionised our understanding of the natural world.

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H is for Hawk + Q&A PG Wildscreen

Film H is for Hawk + Q&A

Tue 16 Oct 17:00

Helen Macdonald's intimate and personal journey as she trains a new bird and follows a wild goshawk family at the nest, getting closer than ever before to these fiery eyed birds of prey.

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Wild Ireland: Edge of the World + Q&A Wildscreen

Film Wild Ireland: Edge of the World + Q&A

Tue 16 Oct 18:50

A unique personal journey along one of the most spectacular coastlines in the world featuring the wildlife and wild places that make it so special.

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Toad People + Q&A U Wildscreen

Film Toad People + Q&A

Wed 17 Oct 15:45

A story about hope, community and the struggle to save the western toad.

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The Serengeti Rules + Q&A U Wildscreen

Film The Serengeti Rules + Q&A

Wed 17 Oct 18:00

One of the most important but untold science stories of our time-a tale with profound implications for the fate of life on our planet.

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Dogman 15 (S)

Film Dogman

Fri 19 - Thu 25 Oct

Italian director Matteo Garrone (Gomorrah) delivers a masterful tale of twisted friendship with this jaw-dropping, based-on-fact tale of a timid dog lover driven to terrifying extremes when he hitches his star to a human beast he cannot control.

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The Real T Rex with Chris Packham + Q&A U Wildscreen

Film The Real T Rex with Chris Packham + Q&A

Fri 19 Oct 17:00

Chris Packham uses ground-breaking studies to redefine our understanding of this iconic dinosaur after years of scientific inaccuracy and Hollywood misrepresentation, exposing the real beast behind the myth.

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Bullet Boy 15 Working Class Sunday Brunches

Film Bullet Boy

Sun 21 Oct 12:00

Saul Dibb’s intelligent story about gang life made a big screen star of Londoner Ashley Walters, the young MC who had already entered the public eye with UK garage collective So Solid Crew, who brought huge presence and authenticity to a film that transcended the clichés of urban crime drama.

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