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FESTIVAL PASS OFFER

A festival pass for just £75 gets you access to all the screenings, all the special events and all the parties.

PRINCIPAL SPONSOR
UGC Cinemas
MAJOR SPONSORS
Diesel
 
Dorsey
 
Nokia
FUNDING PARTNERS
Italian Cultural Institute
 
The Japan Foundation
IN KIND SPONSORS
Panasonic
 
VMI
 
MEDIA PARTNERS
Dazed and Confused

Shooting People
 
HD Fest
 
Total Film
CULTURAL INSITUTES
Cine Lumiere
 
Goethe Institute
 
Instituto Cervantes
 
Polish Cultural Institute
 
 
THE RAINDANCE FESTIVAL PARTY
Weds 6th Oct | 20:30

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FESTIVAL PRIZES AT THE PARTY!

A Nokia 7610 Video Phone, a crate of Stella Artois, and Raindance writing and producing courses. And...

Three great films for one great price!
THE ESSENTIAL COLLECTION is a selection of eight box sets each featuring three terrific DVD titles. Each box set will be released to buy for £19.99 (RRP). See below for full details.

 
 

The essential box sets include many classic titles such as gripping thrillers including Oscar winners FARGO, THE USUAL SUSPECTS and THE SILENCE OF THE LAMBS, sci-fi must haves such as THE TERMINATOR and ROBOCOP, and classic and recent blockbuster war titles such as THE GREAT ESCAPE, PLATOON and WINDTALKERS.

Packed in a collectible set, the ESSENTIAL COLLECTION DVD BOX SETS are guaranteed to top Christmas gift lists this year.

The ESSENTIAL COLLECTION DVD BOX SETS are:

ESSENTIAL THRILLER COLLECTION
FARGO, THE USUAL SUSPECTS, THE SILENCE OF THE LAMBS

ESSENTIAL WAR EPIC COLLECTION
THE GREAT ESCAPE, BATTLE OF BRITAIN, A BRIDGE TOO FAR

ESSENTIAL SCI-FI COLLECTION
ROBOCOP, TERMINATOR, ROLLERBALL

ESSENTIAL WESTERN COLLECTION
THE MAGNIFICENT SEVEN, THE ALAMO, THE GOOD, THE BAD & THE UGLY

ESSENTIAL HORROR COLLECTION
CARRIE, STIGMATA, TEXAS CHAINSAW MASSACRE 2

ESSENTIAL LOVE COMEDY COLLECTION
FRENCH KISS, JACK & SARAH, WHEN HARRY MET SALLY

ESSENTIAL CHILLER COLLECTION
MISERY, SHALLOW GRAVE, KALIFORNIA

ESSENTIAL WAR COLLECTION
PLATOON, WINDTALKERS, HART'S WAR

For further information contact: MGM Home Entertainment Press Office
020 7851 8628 / mgmpress@dna-pr.com

HIGHLIGHTS FROM THIS YEAR'S FESTIVAL
Mackendrick Memorial Lecture: Terry Jones
Feature
     
The ex-Python and prolific filmmaker will screen a surprise film of his choice, followed by a Q&A session - [more]
Arahan
Feature
     
A policeman taps into Taoist superpowers to save the world. An amazing combination of fantasy, martial arts and comedy. [more]
Old Boy
Oldboy
Feature
   
Kidnapped seemingly at random after a drunken night in police custody, Oh Dae-su is imprisoned by unseen captors for 15 years, and his wife is murdered. Suddenly released on the eve of staging his own breakout, he receives a wallet full of cash and a mobile phone, and an eventual bargain that, if he can work out why he was locked up, his tormentor will kill himself. If he fails, more people will die.[more]
Dead End Run
Dead End Run
Feature
     
Essentially comprised of three stories, linked by a wild chase down an alley, Dead End Run kicks off with a man being pursued by yakuza avengers. Drawn into the same alley is another man chased by a hitman, and then a third who is being pursued by the police.[more]
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