Raindance Film Festival 2016  

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 2ND OCTOBER 2016

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, 19 Lower Regent Street, St James's, London SW1Y 4LR
 
 
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Raindance Film Festival 2016The Raindance Film Festival, described by The Guardian as "the indie-est film festival this side of the Atlantic", is the UK's largest independent films festival and it's been going for over 20 years. The 12-day programme includes around 100 feature films, shorts programmes, seminars and workshops. Screenings this year include Caito Ortiz's Brazilian movie Jules and Dolores and Milos Radovic's Serbian/Croatian venture Train Driver's Diary, both of which are in competition for Best Film at the festival. Guillermo Arriaga also gives a masterclass, there's boozing n schmoozing at the Century Club and a closing gala at Picturehouse Central. All films are screened at the Vue Cinema in Piccadilly Circus and there's a glitzy awards ceremony for premium passholders and nominees on the Friday night.

 

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Piccadilly Circus Tube Station
 
2 minutes walk
 
Leicester Square Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
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Charing Cross Railway Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
Victoria Railway Station
 
20 minutes walk
 
 
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Leicester Square Masterpark
 
3 minutes walk
 
Q-Park Trafalgar
 
4 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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