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Temple Cinema Season Three

Posted in: Blog, Latest News | Posted on: January 9, 2016

The East End Film Festival and the Andaz London Liverpool Street Hotel are delighted to announce the return of Temple Cinema! Following two back to back sold out series of screenings in the Andaz London's eerie, hidden Masonic Temple last year, EEFF will be bringing another line up of classic chillers to London's most atmospheric film venue. including screenings of Don't Look Now, Pan's Labyrinth and Bram Stoker's Dracula. Bram Stoker's Dracula (Francis Ford Copolla, 1992) - Tuesday 23rd February Francis Ford Coppola (The Godfather, Apocalypse Now) creates one of the definitive visions of Dracula in his lush and opulent adaptation of Bram Stoker's 1897 gothic classic. Featuring one of modern cinema's most ...

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EEFF returns 23 June – 3 July 2016

Posted in: Latest News | Posted on: September 24, 2015

The East End Film Festival is delighted to announce that its 2016 edition will take place from 23 June – 3 July next year. Returning to a variety of East London venues next summer to discover, debate and develop the most exciting new voices in global cinema and champion East London filmmakers, EEFF 2016 will also feature some very special celebrations to mark its 15th birthday, with festival highlights set to include the return of the festival’s industry development programme Mind the Gap, an exciting selection of cross-platform commissions (following the release of the EEFF’s first record in 2015), and the very best first and second feature filmmaking from around the globe. EEFF 2016’s Director ...


#EEFF2015 Award Winners Announced

Posted in: Blog, Latest News | Posted on: July 11, 2015

The EEFF team delighted to announce this years #Award winning films at #EEFF2015. The winners were informed at our prestigious awards ceremony in the stunning Everyman Cinema, Canary Wharf, with support from festival partner The University of East London. As a leading showcase for first and second features, we are proud to once again present our EEFF Best Film Award. This year’s winner is Ivy (Sarmasik) directed by Tolga Karacelik who will return to EEFF in 2016 as Director-in-Residence. The Award for Best Documentary goes to Welcome To Leith, by Michael Beach Nichols, Christopher K. Walker. Recognising the most unique, human and arresting non-fiction stories in this year’s festival programme, the East ...


Lee Scratch Perry and EEFF on Channel 4

Posted in: Blog, Latest News | Posted on: July 8, 2015

"The man of the roots and the man of the truths!" Lee Scratch Perry meets Krishnan Guru Murthy for Channel 4 while visiting #EEFF2015 for the World Premiere of Volker Scaner's documentary Lee Scratch Perry's Vision of Paradise at the Genesis Cinema. Special thanks to the Channel 4 News. View our own video round up from the evening of events.