Raindance Film Festival

Industry Events  |  28 October 2021 - 7 November 2021

Raindance Film Festival is the largest independent film festival in the UK. Raindance is based in the heart of London’s buzzing West End film district. Raindance Film Festival is officially recognised by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences USA, the British Academy of Film and Television Arts and the British Independent Film Awards. Selected shorts will qualify for Oscar and BAFTA considerations.

Festival Sections:

  • World-renowned programme of the best UK and international independent films
  • Masterclasses with special guests
  • Raindance Industry Forum – talks and panels
  • Raindance Virtual and Augmented Reality Strand
  • Networking events


  • Vue Cinema Piccadilly
  • Vue West End
  • Raindance Immersive (OXO2)
  • Raindance Delegates Centre (Virgin Money Lounge)

The Opening Gala takes place on Thursday 27th October 2021 and the Closing Gala will happen on Sunday 6th November 2021.

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