Film Festivals 2021 in Yorkshire

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Leeds International Film Festival

November
The Leeds International Film Festival (LIFF) is the largest film festival in England outside London. Founded in 1987, it is held in November at various venues throughout Leeds.

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Sheffield Doc Fest

4th to 13th June 2021
Sheffield Doc/Fest is an international film and arts festival and marketplace, with a mission to spark imaginations and empower our capacity for change by celebrating documentary film.

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Aesthetica Short Film Festival

2nd to 30th November 2021
The Aesthetica Short Film Festival, founded in 2011, is an international film festival which takes place annually in York, UK, at the beginning of November. It a celebration of independent film from around the world, and an outlet for supporting and championing filmmaking.

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Leeds Young Film Festival

29th March to 30th April 2021
Watch a movie or join a class learning the secrets of animation, 3D and much more. 2021 festival is online - same great action-packed programme.

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Film and Food Festival- Leeds

2nd to 5th September 2021
This Summer, Adventure Cinema is bringing Film & Food Fest to Leeds! With 4 days of open-air cinema, local street food, live comedy and specially-curated short films.

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Film and Food Festival- Huddersfield

29th July to 1st August 2021
This Summer, Adventure Cinema is bringing Film & Food Fest to Huddersfield! With 4 days of open-air cinema, local street food, live comedy and specially-curated short films.

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SHAFF

9th to 11th July 2021
More than 100 of the best new adventure, travel and extreme sports films from around the world. Sheffield Adventure Film Festival has a well earned reputation for being a friendly festival, welcoming everyone whether you're an outdoors enthusiast or an armchair adventurer who just loves a good story.

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Yorkshire Silent Film Festival

June & July 2021
Yorkshire Silent Film Festival presents an annual festival and a year-round programme of live-scored film across Yorkshire. You can regularly find us in Hull, Sheffield, Leeds, Harrogate and York, and every now and again we pop up elsewhere too. We screen films from all over the world, from dramas and documentaries to experimental shorts and films by contemporary artists.

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Harrogate Film Festival

23rd to 27th April 2021
Harrogate Film Festival aims to captivate the residents and filmmakers of Harrogate and surrounding areas by offering innovative events and opportunities which aim to engage and develop audiences with new cinema experiences, film education, interactive events and competitions.

Widescreen Weekend at Science and Media Museum

Widescreen Weekend

7th to 10th October 2021
Widescreen Weekend is a unique festival of large-screen formats and cinema technologies celebrating the past, present and future of film.

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Scalarama


a month of cinema – 30 days in which cinemas across the country join together to celebrate watching films together – where cities, towns and villages are transformed with cinemas popping up in unexpected places – and where classic, rare or locally made films get an annual showing.

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Celluloid Screams

21st to 24th October 2021
Celluloid Screams is the Sheffield Horror Film Festival offering four days of the best in classic and contemporary horror cinema... the festival takes place at the Showroom Cinema.