Derby Film Festival 2021

18 Nov
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22 Nov 2021

Derby Film Festival 2021

Join us for five days of events, Q&As and film previews as Derby Film Festival returns to the big screen once again. With a Q&A with Molly Windsor (Make Up, Three Girls), a live score to Metropolis in a Cathedral, a great selection of cinema from around the world and some great previews including the Cannes Palme D’Or winner Titane.

See you at the movies!

Adam J. Marsh, Derby Film Festival Director

Metropolis

Derby Film Festival is back at Derby Cathedral! Directed by Fritz Lang, this acclaimed vision of a 21st century city is widely held to be one of the greatest…

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Death Is Smoking My Cigars (Dir: AJ Leon, Philippines, 2021, 3 mins) 

A selection of shorts curated by our Derby Film festival young programmers, a group of a 18 - 30 year old film enthusiasts.   This screening will be introduced…

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Tales Of The Creeping Death (Cert TBC.)

Tales Of The Creeping Death is a horror anthology feature film, it will contain four short terrifying stories with one main story to hold them together. Pray…

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Repeat (Cert. TBC) + Q&A

A zealous cognitive psychologist dedicates his life to university lecturing. While tinkering with one of his many experiments he stumbles across an…

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The Smoking Fish  (Dir: J. P. Gifford, UK, 2021, 11mins) 

Some of the best British short films that have been submitted to this year’s festival   Includes: Before Project Y  (Dir: Benjamin Harrap, UK, 2021, 9mins) …

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Molly Windsor

Initially released during the first lockdown and into cinemas briefly during the first opening up, Claire Oakley’s Make Up is one of the best debut features…

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River (Cert. TBC)

A cinematic and musical odyssey that explores the remarkable relationship between humans and rivers. Written by Robert Macfarlane with music by Richard…

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Otonashi  (Dir: Martin Gerigk ,Germany, 2021,10 mins) 

A screening of the best of the international short film submissions to this year’s festival.   Includes: Honor Amongst Thieves (Dir: Justin Eugene Evans, USA,…

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3:14 (Cert. TBC)

A surrealist drama that follows three guys stuck in a rut after running out of gas in the middle of the desert, where they meet magic burros, fire-breathing…

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Derby Film Festival Logo

Join us for four days of events, Q&As and film previews as Derby Film Festival returns to the big screen once again. With a Q&A with Molly Windsor (…

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Twotwo + Short Film Pragma (Cert. TBC)

David had the dream life. Good education, suit and tie job in the corporate world, an apartment with a view Downtown LA. His life collapses when he loses this…

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Among The Living (Cert TBC)

A struggling older brother must escort his young sister across a desolate England to find safety with their Father, after a mutating virus wipes out most of…

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Bone Cage (Cert. TBC)

Jamie (Taylor Olson) works as a wood processor, clear-cutting for pulp in small-town Nova Scotia. At the end of each shift, he walks through the destruction he…

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