Raindance Film Festival  

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 1ST OCTOBER 2017

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, 19 Lower Regent Street, St James's, London SW1Y 4LR
 
 
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OPENING TIMES
Various
 
PRICES
£30 (5 Film Carnet Ticket), £25 (Day Pass), £13 (Weekday matinees before 5pm)
 
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Raindance Film FestivalThe Raindance Film Festival, described by The Guardian as "the indie-est film festival this side of the Atlantic", opens with the UK premiere of Oh Lucy!, a Japanese film starring Josh Hartnett. The 12-day programme includes around 200 feature films, shorts programmes, seminars and workshops. Among the noteworthy screenings there's 'You Are Killing Me Susana' by the producer of Frida and starring Gael Garcia Bernal as well as 'That's Not Me' featuring an "outstanding performance from emerging actor Alice Foulcher" (The Guardian). Get fully immersed in the latest releases in the virtual reality arcade, get a masterclass with Drop Dead Fred director Ate de Jong and enjoy a closing night gala after party at Planet Hollywood.

 

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Underground Stations

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Piccadilly Circus Tube Station
 
2 minutes walk
 
Leicester Square Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Charing Cross Railway Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
Victoria Railway Station
 
20 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Leicester Square Masterpark
 
3 minutes walk
 
Q-Park Trafalgar
 
4 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Le Meridien Piccadilly
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £157  26% off
21 Piccadilly, W1J | 3 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
A hotel that is distinctly in the old English style, with magnificent antique décor, staff who are attentive, discreet, and ever so polite and, most importantly, ... More
 
 
 
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London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £270  26% off
68 Regent Street, W1B | 3 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
Café Royal is a 160-bedroom 5-star luxury hotel on Regent Street, in London's city centre overlooking Piccadilly Circus. The hotel has conference facilities, a cafe, bar ... More
 
 
 
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Coventry Street, W1D | 3 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
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Raindance Film Festival, Shaftesbury Avenue, Soho, London W1D | 4 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
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Raindance Film Festival, 2 Charing Cross Road, WC2H | 6 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
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Raindance Film Festival, 14 Whitehall, SW1A | 6 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
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63-65 Haymarket, St James's, London SW1Y | 2 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
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Haymarket, SW1Y | 2 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
The Haymarket Theatre was built by John Potter on the site of the King's Head Inn and the Gun Smith shop in 1702. It has had ... More
 
 
 
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1a Oxendon Street, Soho, London SW1Y | 3 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
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St James's, SW1Y | 1 minute from Raindance Film Festival
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5 Royal Opera Arcade, Pall Mall, St James's, London SW1Y | 2 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
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25-26 Mason's Yard, Off Duke Street, St James's, London SW1Y | 3 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
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103-108 Jermyn Street, St James's, London SW1Y | 1 minute from Raindance Film Festival
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St James's, London SW1Y | 1 minute from Raindance Film Festival
The name Jermyn Street is synonymous with gentlemen's outfitters and, more specifically shirt makers. Turnbull & Asser, shirt makers by royal appointment to HRH Prince of ... More
 
 
 
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24 Lower Regent Street, St James's, London SW1Y | 2 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
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Shoryu Ramen
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9 Regent Street, St James's, London SW1Y | Same location as Raindance Film Festival
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Lower Regent Street, St James's, London SW1Y | Same location as Raindance Film Festival
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4-12 Lower Regent Street, St James's, London SW1Y | 1 minute from Raindance Film Festival
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24 Shelton Street, Covent Garden, WC2H | 10 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
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15B Little Portland Street, Fitzrovia, London W1W | 13 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
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London > Education > English Language Courses
10 Coptic Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1A | 14 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
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So SPA Sofitel St James
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6 Waterloo Place, St James's, London SW1Y | 2 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
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10 Wardour Street, Soho, London W1D | 4 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
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The Reform Club
London > Nightlife > Pubs
104 Pall Mall, St James's, London SW1Y | 2 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
Located in the heart of London's traditional Clubland in Pall Mall, The Reform Club was founded in 1836 and was membership was initially restricted to those who ... More
 
 
 
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14-16 Rupert Street, Soho, London W1D | 4 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
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20 Wardour Street, Soho, London W1D | 4 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
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215-217 Piccadilly, St James's, London W1J | 2 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
The team behind Madame Jojo's (RIP) return (hurrah!) with The Electric Carousel on the site where the legendary Pigalle Supper Club used to be, at 215-217 ... More
 
 
 
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181 Piccadilly, St James's, London W1A | 2 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
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Longitude 0°8
London > Nightlife > Bars
Le Meridien Piccadilly, 21 Piccadilly, Mayfair, London W1J | 3 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
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Haymarket Hotel
London > Business > Venue Hire
1 Suffolk Place, St James's, London SW1Y | 2 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
A hip designer hotel by Tim and Kit Kemp in a grand building on the prestigious Haymarket, the broad boulevard street making for an impressive entrance. ... More
 
 
 
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116 Pall Mall, St James's, London SW1Y | 3 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
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195 Piccadilly, St James's, London W1J | 3 minutes from Raindance Film Festival
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