Join us from the 1st – 9th April for a packed programme of premieres, new local film, special events and international guests.
Our 9-day film extravaganza kicks off with the Irish premiere of 1990’s inspired comedy drama Our Ladies, which will be introduced by director Michael Caton-Jones.
Special guests include multi award winning star of theatre, film and television, Lesley Manville (Phantom Thread, Ordinary Love), BAFTA winning writer and producer, John Lloyd, (Blackadder and The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy), Oscar winning producer, Jeremy Thomas (The Last Emperor) will participate in a special event with filmmaker Mark Cousins. Actor, Michael Smiley (Luther, Spaced) will be in town as well as Kim Newman (film critic and writer), and Academy Award winning cinematographer Christian Berger (The White Ribbon).
The festival will close with the hotly anticipated World Premiere of Black Medicine starring Antonia Campbell Hughes, a thriller filmed in Northern Ireland which is the debut feature of director Colum Eastwood.
There is just so much to choose from, you might want to check out our special 20th Year Festival Pass deal!
View the full programme on our website www.belfastfilmfestival.org