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Herne Hill Free Film Festival 2016 (29 April - 29 May)

Part of the blossoming South London film scene, the 4th annual Herne Hill free film festival means a month of free screenings in 14 different venues from 29 April - 29 May. 

Highlights include:

Laurel & Hardy double bill

A riotous pair of short films featuring the dizzying escapades of Laurel and Hardy, complete with live accompaniment on piano by the incomparable Neil Brand.

Make a film in 48 hours

We want you to come and make a film in the first May bank holiday weekend.

The Breakfast Club

Five high school students are sentenced to detention and are forced to spend their Saturday in the school library.  


The Herne Hill Free Film Festival is delighted to be bringing you a relaxed screening of the charming 2015 film Paddington.

Good Bye Lenin!

In 1990, to protect his fragile mother from a fatal shock after a long coma, a young man must keep her from learning that her beloved nation of East Germany as she knew it has disappeared.

Breaking Away

Set in 1970s American Midwest, Academy Award winning film Breaking Away explores the struggles of four young men from working class backgrounds as they find cycle racing as a way to seek independence and acceptance.

Grease - Brockwell Park

Grease is a pleasing, energetic musical packed with infectiously catchy songs – come along to Brockwell Park, join the Grease loving crowds and sing along with them!

Whiplash - Brockwell Lido

“Whiplash will spit you out elated, exhausted and cheering for an encore.” Come to Brockwell Lido and witness the multi-Oscar winner in all its glory!

Short Film Night

A night showcasing the amazing local filmmaking talent.