29/03/18 04/04/18
LYFF 2018 Opening Gala: Moomins and the Winter Wonderland

Tickets are now on sale for the Opening Gala of Leeds Young Film Festival 2018 and the full programme is revealed on Monday 5th March! Family…

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13/11/17 16/11/17

Mother is a very fine example of the leftfield greatness of Korean cinema, and with a performance for the ages from veteran actress Hye-ja Kim.

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14/11/17 14/11/17

Australian filmmaker Jennifer Peedom follows her extraordinary Sherpa with a giant-screen celebration of the allure of the mountains.

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05/11/17 08/11/17

After a nasty scooter accident, a pizza delivery boy named Angelino begins seeing strange, otherworldly things lurking in the alleyways of the urban…

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08/11/17 10/11/17
My Friend Dahmer

Smart, intelligent cinema about an almost mythical killer based on the terrific graphic novel by Derf Backderf.

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30/03/18 30/03/18
My Neighbour Totoro

When two girls, Satsuki and her younger sister Mei, move into a house in the country with their father to be closer to their hospitalised mother they…

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The Second INDIs Film Festival

Returning for its second edition, The INDIs (Independent Directions) Film Festival features specialist screenings of films, including independent British and International cinema, industry sessions, panel discussions and other installations entirely curated for an audience of 15-30 year olds. With a particular focus on networking with other passionate young people who are interested in film as a career and art-form. The seventh INDIs Awards champions and celebrates the talent of the UK’s young independent filmmakers up to the age of 25, and is a core of the wider festival.

The INDIs Film Festival is presented by Leeds City Council with the support of the BFI Film Festival Fund, awarding funds from The National Lottery, and by public funding from Arts Council England.

The full programme will be available soon.


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