London Independent Film Festival

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 22ND APRIL 2013

ADDRESS
 
CONTACT
info@londonindependent.org
 
Dates:
11th April 2013 until 22nd April 2013
 
OPENING TIMES
Various
 
PRICES
£2 per film
 

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Giving special attention to films with a budget of less than £100,000 and those by first and second time directors, the London Independent Film Festival promotes films that are unlikely to receive distribution and promotion through other mediums. Back for 2013, the festival will showcase the best of indie filmmaking from both the UK and across the world. The feature length film programme includes The Sweet Shop, a simple story of love and the cult of celebrity, directed by Ben Myers; Rumblestrips, directed by John Adams and Toby Poser, this tells the story of a mother who, following her arrest for growing marijuana, takes her daughters on an RV trip; and Hotspot, Vitor Vilela directs this film that explores what happens if you're trapped in a social network. The festival will also screen a vast line-up of shorts and music videos.

 

About Shortwave Cinema

Shortwave films, a company whose primary objective was to promote emerging film and video artists, have set up this independent cinema in Bermondsey Square. As you'd expect from a group of creatives who've filmed in the Ballroom at Lost Vagueness in Glastonbury and who managed the first Bermondsey Street Festival, the films screened are of the independent and cult films variety. More about Shortwave Cinema

LondonTown.com - London Independent Film Festival Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
London Bridge Tube Station
 
10 minutes walk
 
Borough Tube Station
 
11 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Surrey Quays Overground Station
 
24 minutes walk
 
Canada Water Overground Station
 
25 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Q-Park Butlers Wharf
 
9 minutes walk
 
Snowsfields NCP
 
12 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Shortwave Cinema events

 
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Shortwave Cinema, 10  Bermondsey Square      SE1 3UN
Category: event
Now On
Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes
event > Film Events
DATES  1st to 7th Aug 2014
VENUE  Shortwave Cinema 
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Shortwave Cinema, 10  Bermondsey Square      SE1 3UN
Category: event
Now On
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event > Film Events
DATES  Friday 1st August 2014 - 2pm
VENUE  Shortwave Cinema 
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Shortwave Cinema, 10  Bermondsey Square      SE1 3UN
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event > Film Events > Film - Documentaries
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Category: event
 
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