Ealing Film Festival December 4th and 5th

268 films, 35 countries, 6 continents, ONE festival…
Ealing Film Festival 2021

Tickets for the festival are £7 for each day and concessionary tickets are available for £5

Be there to see the winning announcements Sunday evening, watch this years winning films, meet the filmmakers and maybe even meet some industry professionals from actors to writers, to producers.
See you on the red carpet!
Please contact info@ealingfilmfestival.com if you have any questions.

Watch this space for frequent updates

The event is being held in the Ealing Green Church Community Hall. we sincerely want to thank them for allowing this event in their venue. You can find Google Map directions here. The address is Ealing Green, London W5 5QT. A short walk from Ealing Broadway Station and right on several bus routes.

On the day of your visit , we would like to make a request of you. In the spirit of recycling and a greener planet for all of us, we’d like to ask you to bring your own water bottles . We can refill them for you at no charge and will also have coffee and tea in recycleable paper cups available for £1 . We aim to recycle all that we are bringing in.

DAY ONE – Saturday December 4, 2021

2.30pm – Doors open!

2.45pm – An opening announcement from the former MP, the indefatigable and ebullient Mr Stephen Pound! Stephen has supported us so well he should be an honourary member of staff.

Andrew Sumner will be our host and presenter throughout our two days of events. We are very fortunate to have Andrew with us.

3.00pm – Winning films from our 2020 season and interviews with some of the filmmakers. Specific films and interviews TBC

5pm – Selections from the 2021 season
We will show a curated selection of ten films that are up for awards. Films TBC

6pm- a conversation with Susan Stein, one of our judges and a camerwoman who was with the BBC for 30 years. Susan is a pioneer for women seeking work in an industry that at that time was dominated by men. With Andrew Sumner.

6.30pm – a selection of films from 2021 entered in our Experimental Catagory

7.15 – Interval

7.30pm – Five more shortfilms from our 2021 selections

8pm- Andrew Sumner conducts an interview with Giorgio Guernier and Alistair Young about their important and influential documentary Suburban Steps to Rockland : The Story of The Ealing Club. A trailer and selected clips will be interspersed in the interview. The documentary will be available for sale at the festival and you can read more here : https://www.62films.com/

9pm Day One closes. TBC- invitation to go to a local and listen to some live music. Support your local musicians! Arranged by Ealing Club Eclectic

Day Two – Sunday December 5th

1pm – Doors open

1:15pm – It all starts with the STORY… the role of the writer. Andrew Sumner interviews renowned and respected screenwriter Chris Lang
With questions from the floor.

2.30 – interval

2.45 – a block of several shortlisted 2021 films curated by our staff and judges

3.30 – The Film Industry. Andrew Sumner interviews and puts questions to some of the EFF film Judges. A panel discussion about their careers/ what makes a good film/ how to get into the industry and top tips.

5pm – Three blocks of film, each approximately 60 minutes long with 15 minute interals between each block.

8.45pm – Announcement of the category winners and the grand prize winner.

End of the festival! See you again in 2022.
TBC – Join us for after festival drinks and socialising at The Moon and Maybe just a short walk away.

If you would like to be a supporter of our festival or are interested in more information on our current sponsors please contact us at info@ealingfilmfestival.com