The Raindance Film Festival’s most successful year yet has officially come to a close, but the streaks of many of the featured filmmakers are far from over. I had the pleasure of sitting down with six directors in particular (a mix of both first-timers and vets) whose participation in the festival was not only an […]
We’re thrilled that legendary and multi-award winning British filmmaker, Ken Loach will receive the Festival’s first-ever Raindance Auteur Award. Best known globally for his films that highlight various British socio-economic issues, Ken Loach won the coveted Palme d’Or at this year’s Cannes Film Festival for his latest film, I, Daniel Blake. The award will be presented […]
LONDON – THURSDAY, AUGUST 25, 2016: The Raindance Film Festival today announced the majority of its highly anticipated line-up, which includes world, international, European and UK premieres. Now in it’s 24th year, the Festival will take place in London’s West End from September 21st – October 2nd, 2016. Raindance Founder Elliot Grove was joined by […]
Do you want to be part of the 24th Raindance Film Festival and get to see how an international organisation runs Europe’s largest independent film festival? We are looking for a variety of roles that will suit people who are outgoing, happy to work as part of a team and keen to gain some work […]
About the 24th Raindance Film Festival Trailer The 24th Raindance Film Festival trailer is a tribute to legendary filmmaker, Steven Spielberg, who this year will celebrate his 70th birthday. Filippo Capuzzi Lapietra’s script for the trailer is based on Steven Spielberg’s 2010 speech given at the Academy for Achievement, sharing what inspired him to become a filmmaker. Scenes […]
Raindance Film Festival and the Guadalajara International Film Festival (FICG) in partnership with Variety, announce the call for entries to the second Co-Production Forum at Raindance, with a focus on Ibero-America. UK independent producers, distribution, production and sales companies are invited to join Raindance on this unique opportunity, to meet and partner with Ibero-American producers and create new […]
On Thursday 7 July, Academy Award-winning actor Jeremy Irons will host Raindance’s first ‘My Dinner With…’ event—an exclusive charity dinner for 10 guests in aid of The Independent Film Trust. Jeremy Irons is the Academy Award and Golden Globe-winning British stage and screen actor, best known for his roles in Reversal of Fortune (1991), Dead Ringers (1988), The Mission (1986) Die Hard: With […]
Highlights round-up of the 12 days of Raindance Film Festival 2015. See you next year!
The audience arrive and settle down to watch the final screening of Raindance Film Festival 2015: Réalité directed by Quentin Dupieux.
Highlights from the final day of Raindance Film Festival 2015, including the Closing Night Gala screening of ‘Réalité’ directed by Quentin Dupieux.