Glasgow Film Festival

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Glasgow Film Festival

About Glasgow Film Festival

Across 12 days Glasgow will host 9 World premieres, 10 European premieres, 102 UK premieres and 39 Scottish premieres!

Star guests including George Mackay, Caitlin Moran, Simon Bird, Cannes Best Actress Award Winner Emily Beecham, Celia Imrie, Bill Paterson and the cast of hotly-anticipated Scots comedy Our Ladies will grace the red carpet at the city’s 16th annual celebration of cinema.

World premieres of Sulphur & White and Flint and UK premieres of The True History of the Kelly Gang, The Truth, Lost Transmissions, Radioactive and the epic 14-hour Women Make Film: A New Road Movie Through Cinema.

Festival closes on International Women’s Day with every film screened that day either directed or written by a woman or featuring a female lead.

The full programme has been announced for Glasgow Film Festival 2020. From 26 February to 8 March, one of the UK’s largest film festivals will host over 380 film screenings, talks and special events - including 9 World premieres, 10 European premieres, 102 UK premieres and 39 Scottish premieres.

Tickets go on sale from 12 noon on Thursday 30 January for GFF members and GFT CineCard holders, and on general sale from 12 noon on Monday 3 February.

The festival will open and close with UK premieres of films directed by women - Alice Winocour’s Proxima starring Eva Green as an astronaut preparing for a mission to the International Space Station and Beanie Feldstein’s star turn in the big screen adaptation of Caitlin Moran’s blockbusting memoir How to Build a Girl, directed by Coky Giedroyc. Glasgow Film Festival closes on International Women’s Day with a celebratory showcase of female talent - with every film screened either directed or written by a woman or starring a female lead.

Glasgow Film Festival (GFF) is one of the leading film festivals in the UK and run by Glasgow Film, a charity which also runs Glasgow Film Theatre (GFT). GFF is made possible by support from Screen Scotland, the BFI (award funds from the National Lottery), Glasgow Life and EventScotland, part of VisitScotland’s Events Directorate.

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Film Events you might like...

Red Thread Film Club Martin McDonagh - Six Shooter and In Bruges - CANCELLED
Red Thread Film Club Martin McDonagh - Six Shooter and In Bruges - CANCELLED
11th April 2020
Centre for Contemporary Arts Glasgow, Glasgow City Centre
Red Thread Film Club are celebrating the early work of Academy Award winning director Martin McDonagh with special screenings of Six Shooter and In Bruges at CCA Glasgow!
International Vegan Film Festival - POSTPONED
International Vegan Film Festival - POSTPONED
12th April 2020
Centre for Contemporary Arts Glasgow, Glasgow City Centre
The International Vegan Film Festival brings 13 vegan themed films that are bursting with creativity, compassion, education and inspiration to CCA Glasgow!
Glasgow International - POSTPONED
Glasgow International - POSTPONED
24th Apr 2020 - 10th May 2020
NA, Various Locations Glasgow
Glasgow International is the largest festival for contemporary visual art in Scotland, with over 60 admission free exhibitions, performances and events taking place over 18 days across Glasgow!
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Days Out Events you might like...

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt - CANCELLED
Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt - CANCELLED
10th Apr 2020 - 13th Apr 2020
Culzean Castle and Country Park, Maybole
Bring the whole family together this Easter and treat your loved ones to the magic of the Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt at Culzean Castle and Country Park!
Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt - CANCELLED
Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt - CANCELLED
10th Apr 2020 - 13th Apr 2020
Robert Burns Birthplace Museum, Ayr
Bring the whole family together this Easter and treat your loved ones to the magic of the Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt at Robert Burns Birthplace Museum!
Glasgow Children’s Hospital Charity Easter Egg Run - POSTPONED
Glasgow Children’s Hospital Charity Easter Egg Run - POSTPONED
12th April 2020
Glasgow Green, Glasgow City Centre
The annual Glasgow Children's Hospital Charity Easter Egg Run will take place on Easter Sunday, setting off from Glasgow Green and ending opposite the hospital in Govan!
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Family and Kids Events you might like...

Easter Outdoor Residential Camp (age 10-18) - CANCELLED
Easter Outdoor Residential Camp (age 10-18) - CANCELLED
6th Apr 2020 - 10th Apr 2020
Kelvinside Academy, Glasgow West End
10 - 18 year olds can enjoy a week long camp packed with some serious adventure activities in the most stunning of environments on Kelvinside Academy's Easter Outdoor Camps in the Cairngorms!
Spring Has Sprung Trail - CANCELLED
Spring Has Sprung Trail - CANCELLED
6th Apr 2020 - 19th Apr 2020
RSPB Scotland Loch Lomond, Gartocharn
When nature starts to wake up from its long winter sleep, make sure you're outside to see it on a spring-time treasure hunt at RSPB Scotland Loch Lomond!
R-CADE Kids: T-shirt Printing Workshop - CANCELLED
R-CADE Kids: T-shirt Printing Workshop - CANCELLED
7th Apr 2020 - 8th Apr 2020
R CADE, Glasgow City Centre
R-CADE are hosting a series of creative and educational workshops during the holidays that will be both fun and inspiring! Join them for T Shirt Printing on April 7th & 8th!
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Nights Out Events you might like...

Ghost Stories - SUSPENDED
Ghost Stories - SUSPENDED
7th Apr 2020 - 11th Apr 2020
Theatre Royal Glasgow, Glasgow City Centre
After exhilarating audiences across the world with record breaking, sell-out productions, worldwide cult phenomenon Ghost Stories will thrill Glasgow for the first time ever!
MAMMA MIA! - SUSPENDED
MAMMA MIA! - SUSPENDED
7th Apr 2020 - 25th Apr 2020
Kings Theatre Glasgow, Glasgow City Centre
The ultimate feel-good musical MAMMA MIA! comes to the King's Theatre Glasgow in April for a two week run!
NYOS Symphony Orchestra Spring Concert - CANCELLED
NYOS Symphony Orchestra Spring Concert - CANCELLED
10th April 2020
The Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, Glasgow City Centre
This spring, NYOS Symphony Orchestra, conducted by former RSNO Assistant Conductor Christian Kluxen, present a programme of Stravinsky and Sibelius.
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